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Making Sparks: Putting Technology at the Service of Childhood Development

October 26th, 2010 · No Comments · edtech, envizualize, graphic recording, Information Visualization, large scale visual notes, Uncategorized, visual sensemaking

I was honored to have the chance to do large scale visual notes at the Sprout Fund’s Making Sparks event in Pittsburgh recently. Community members, childhood development specialists, technologists, and media producers converged to share ideas, tips, and inspiration around the topic of how to create projects that engage children ages birth to eight in […]

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Love Letter to Philly

October 18th, 2010 · 15 Comments · Uncategorized

Dear Philadelphia, I love you. When it comes to a loving a place, it’s always a combination—the place itself and the people you meet there. For example I met wonderful people living in Washington DC, but the place itself stressed me out. I kept ending up in the Pentagon parking lot by accident. I love […]

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Resources for MID “Eyes, Ears, Hands” Workshop

September 25th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Our Flickr Group. Books: Back of the Napkin, Dan Roam (Using pictures to solve problems—written to appeal to business people. Full of useful models and techniques, gives insight into concerns of business people) Gamestorming, Sunni Brown, Dave Gray, James Mancufo (Full of ideas for designing workshop and meeting activities with game and visual elements) Visual […]

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Ripples of Visual Practice: Report from the 2010 IFVP Conference

August 11th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

I just returned from a powerful conference: The Ripple Effects of Visual Practice, IFVP 2010. (Photo by Lynn Carruthers) The conference marked the 15th year of the International Forum of Visual Practitioners, and met in Redwood City, just south of San Francisco. The hotel where the conference unfolded is appropriately across the street from Oracle […]

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IFVP Conference 2010 Day 1

August 5th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Capturing moments at IFVP Conference 2010

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Large Scale Visual Notes at Supernova Forum 2010

August 2nd, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Had a wonderful time capturing ideas at Supernova Forum 2010 with large scale visual notes. Just click on a picture to see a larger version.

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What Entrepreneurial Artists can Learn From a Seventh Grader

May 24th, 2010 · 8 Comments · entrepreneurship, Uncategorized

If you want to be an entrepreneurial artist, you can learn a lot from a seventh grader I met this a couple of weekends ago. I know I did. Meet Johnny D. Last weekend, Johnny D was sitting behind a table in the midst of the Italian Market Festival in South Philadelphia offering to draw […]

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