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Join Us For ImageThink's First Drink n Draw

Join Us For ImageThink’s First Drink n Draw

September 22, 2016

Join us next Thursday, September 29th, from 7:00-9:00pm at Berg’n for the inaugural #ImageDrink, a drink and draw hosted by the ImageThink team. Meet new faces and break the ice with drawing games that will get your creative impulses firing. Berg’n will keep the drinks flowing, and ImageThink will provide supplies and activities that will get you […]

Draw Your Big Idea: What's In Your Toolbelt?

Draw Your Big Idea: What’s In Your Toolbelt?

April 28, 2016

Draw Your Big Idea hits the shelves on June 21st! We wanted to celebrate by sharing some of Nora and Heather’s favorite pages from the book. Drawing from Nora and Heather’s extraordinary experience as artists, teachers, entrepreneurs, and graphic facilitators, Draw Your Big Idea is like a take home workshop in entrepreneurship.  From chapter one through ten, Draw Your Big Idea is […]

PTTOW! Brings Thought Leaders Together

PTTOW! Brings Thought Leaders Together

April 18, 2016

The president of Dunkin Donuts, the Dalai Lama, and Shaun White walk into a conference hall. That’s not the start to a bad joke, it’s something that can really happen at PTTOW!, a 250 member coalition of some of the world’s most innovative and influential thought leaders.  Founded by Roman Tsunder and Terry Hardy in 2009, PTTOW! was organized […]

Typography Tips: Making Text as Impactful as Images

Typography Tips: Making Text as Impactful as Images

February 22, 2016

By: Aaron Mayper, graphic recorder at ImageThink (@imagethink) At ImageThink, we are constantly thinking about the best ways to communicate ideas visually.  As graphic recorders, we think of ourselves as translators who take words and turn them into images.  Using images to communicate speaks to the visual learner in all of us, clarifying complex concepts […]

5 Drawing Tips From ImageThink

5 Drawing Tips From ImageThink

February 15, 2016

By: Greta Hayes, graphic recorder at ImageThink (@imagethink). As graphic recorders, we’re constantly organizing and drawing the big ideas we’re hearing. In our last post, Derrick mentioned the importance of simplicity in icons and drawings in what we do. So, how do we do it? These tips and tricks will give you insight we’ve developed to […]

Happy World Sketchnote Day!

Happy World Sketchnote Day!

January 11, 2016

ImageThink utilizes sketchnotes for client work, training, and our own personal notes. We love sketchnoter Mike Rohde, and saw that today is World Sketchnote Day. Our graphic recorder James Lake drew up visual notes from the past day, including the Golden Globes, Alice Paul, and David Bowie. Below are some more samples of our sketchnotes in […]

IFVP 2015: Jill Greenbaum, Being a Stellar Presenter

IFVP 2015: Jill Greenbaum, Being a Stellar Presenter

September 30, 2015

As graphic facilitators, recorders, and presenters, we are constantly working and engaging with an audience. Jill Greenbaum’s enlightening workshop about Being a Stellar Presenter gave us some more tools and valuable insight into what we can do to ensure we’re doing our best job. First, it is essential to know yourself before you can know how […]

Robert Kirkman: Creator Activism

September 14, 2015

At SXSW Interactive, ImageThink created a visual summary of a very entertaining and insightful take from Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman and Brian Crecente about creator activism. Robert Kirkman is a fan of comics and TV; he cares desperately about making those industries better. He’s a partner at Image comics, a major comic company that was founded on the principle […]

8 Tips for Graphic Recording, From IFVP to You

September 3, 2015

At the 2015 IFVP Conference, “Getting Into The Head of a Graphic Recorder,” a compelling conversation between seasoned practitioners revealed some interesting and valuable insight into what goes on during graphic recording. It’s moderated by Sara Hepner-Waldston, and the speakers were Sophia Liang, Tim Hamons, Donatella Pastorino , Renatta Algalarrondo, and Kelvy Bird. They were generous to share some tips from […]

IFVP 2015: The Aesthetics + Ethics of Visual Storytelling

IFVP 2015: The Aesthetics + Ethics of Visual Storytelling

August 10, 2015

We had the opportunity of graphic recording a compelling and informative talk at IFVP 2015 by some of the most credible visual practitioners in our field. Liisa Sorsa, Anthony Weeks, and Kelvy Bird shared the wealth of knowledge they’ve accrued throughout their many years of being graphic recorders and graphic facilitators during their conversation, The Aesthetics and Ethics of […]