Category / ideas

Contending with clichés in visual communication: the “idea!” light bulb

When you need a quick visual shorthand for “idea” or “creativity” or “breakthrough” or any classic “a-ha!” moment, you go with the light bulb. Almost everyone doing visual communication does, and I’ve always been ambivalent about this. Check out my thoughts on this and other clichés in visual communication.

4/9/19 2:31 PM

icon, creativity, ideas, visual storytelling, light bulb

Creativity is a muscle

I’m more often than not labeled as a “creative” (yes, the noun version). Being an illustrator and designer and storyboard writer (to name a few roles I) I’m expected to bring a consistent level of cre

9/19/13 7:08 AM

problem solving, Art, creativity, Illustration, visual thinking, brainstorming, Creativity, Design, ideas

TREMENDOUS GUIDES



ABOUT US

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

BLOG ARCHIVES