It is been a year that I’m using sketch noting for my UX meeting. It’s very useful technique to taking notes which you can remember very easily.
Many people take their rapid notes and unable to recall their handwriting. Coz it was written only on paper on in their mind.
Visual Thinking/Sketch noting is the method of taking notes which you can easily remember in your mind for forever. Let me let you one thing this is not rocket science. And it is not require expert sketch knowledge..
First a fall we need to understand difference between Drawing and Sketching.
Sketching is when you are quickly laying out your artwork with a basic outlines of what you want and where you want it.
Drawing is when you go into more detail such as adding those second marks on a watch. Practice a lot and you will become better at it.
Our mind works in two direction Analytic Thoughts and Holistic thoughts.
80% of things we know are VISUALS.
Text language, Symbols and Sketch combination called as blocks.
In sketch notes there are six types of blocks.
- People Expressions.