The Blog

Here’s where we announce passion projects, talk about our business, show sneak peeks of client work, post weekly link roundups, talk design and infographics, celebrate obscure holidays, and share anything else that comes to mind.

Ideation sessions provide structure for creativity and collaboration

By Ted May

I don’t consider myself an ideation expert, but in my role as a sketch artist I’ve been involved in many ideation exercises. Not actually ideating mind you, but the visual facilitation and capture of ideation. You could just say I draw people’s ideas.

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9/2/19 12:46 PM

The Tremendous 10 link roundup, #180

By Bill Keaggy

Here are this week's links.

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8/30/19 8:10 AM

The Tremendous 10

Introducing "charm" into visual storytelling

By Maddy Mueller

When I was in college, I was tasked with drawing a dog as part of an assignment. Every day, I would bring a slightly different dog drawing to class—and every day, my professor would frown at my work and tell me I needed to redo it.

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8/26/19 8:25 AM

art, sketch, information design, drawing, visualization

The Tremendous 10 link roundup, #179

By Bill Keaggy

Hey look! 10 more cool links.

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8/23/19 7:52 AM

The Tremendous 10

Spell it out... or don't—voice-over vs on-screen text

By Darrick Hays

Most of the time, voice-over, commonly referred to as “VO”, is the driving narrative force behind videos—a mysterious guide that provides all the information a viewer needs while being bolstered by the visuals. While VO is not absolutely necessary, it is definitely something to consider when starting a new video project.

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8/20/19 7:37 AM

animation, Animation & video, video, audio, voiceover

The Tremendous 10 link roundup, #178

By Bill Keaggy

Have a look at 10 links we found interesting.

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8/16/19 11:08 AM

The Tremendous 10

Storytelling with data: Improve your data presentations to communicate effectively

By Bill Keaggy

Your data has a story to tell. Sometimes, it’s known or obvious. But other times, as you begin to dig into it, you find an entirely new or unexpected story. Here’s how to make the most of it using visual storytelling.

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8/14/19 1:51 PM

illustration, Infographics, storytelling, visual thinking, data, information design, presentation, Data visualization, visual storytelling, visualization

Iteration, iteration, iteration... exultation!

By Bill Keaggy

Some infographic projects go so smoothly you wonder if you missed something. Some are more of a challenge.

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8/13/19 8:35 AM

Infographics, napkin, blueprint, process, tremendousness, visual thinking, clients, information design, visualization

The Tremendous 10 link roundup, #177 (hello Christina!)

By Christina Wang

Today you get 10 cool links and an introduction Christina Wang, one of our summer interns!

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8/9/19 8:45 AM

The Tremendous 10

Scribblings from New Jersey

By W. Scott Matthews

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the 2019 International Forum of Visual Practitioners (IFVP) Conference at Montclair State University in New Jersey.

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8/8/19 8:24 AM

art, Live sketching, drawing, questions, graphic recording, conference, graffiti



Tremendousness is a creative agency that uses visual thinking, information design, and storytelling to help organizations explain complex ideas, innovations, products, and processes.