Recently I took a short break from social media. I didn’t feel like posting anything anywhere. I did not plan it, I just fell out of it for a while. After a few days of staying off of Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook, and Instagram, I felt a calmness come over me.Read More
I had the pleasure of presenting my workshop, You Too Can Be A Sketching Machine! for the San Francisco User Experience Designers Meetup. It was great meeting new people who want to be comforatble sketching.Read More
Want to have fun time learning about the power of sketching? Join me for the You Too Can Be A Sketching Machine! workshop:
San Francisco User Experience Designers Meetup
Thursday 6/20 @ 6pm
Pre-talk rituals are effective in reducing anxiety and to help you shift into a high-performance state of mind. There are no set rules about rituals so experiment to see what helps you get ready and in the moment.Read More
Shoshin (初心), the Japanese word for a beginner’s mind, comes from Zen Buddhism. A beginner’s mind is a psychological mindset where you open yourself to new ideas by letting go of all preconceived notions. When a beginner’s mind sees a subject, it’s as if it is experiencing the subject for the first time.Read More
Communication is critical to the success of a team and having a shared vocabulary is an important part which helps teams communicate effectively, move forward faster, and build trust within and across teams. When there isn't a common understanding of the vocabulary there is ambiguity, misunderstanding, and confusion.
Are you aligned with your team on a shared vocabulary?Read More
Are you new to sketching and don’t know where to start? Try my new 5-day Sketching Challenge. Each day you will receive a new challenge straight to your inbox. You will be able to complete each challenge in under 15 minutes, so you can fit it into your daily schedule.
Start your sketching journey today.