One Squiggly Line Blog

Hand-drawn pictures can make things clear, simple, and fun in blogs, too!

Visual Thinking: Words and Pictures Together

Creativity_Cats_Doodle_Drawing_MelindaWalker_OneSquigglyLine

Pictures often steal the show when it comes to visual thinking. But words are important, too. Images that contain both words and pictures are more far more memorable because they both reinforce each other - it's repetition without being monotonous. And teaming the two clears up ambiguity, too. So not only is the message more memorable, it's more accurate.

Another "waiting in the airport" doodle above, started in San Francisco and finished in Palm Springs.