This chapter will focus on story for sharing ideas.

The big day.

Annie had it scheduled on her calendar for months. It was the day she would finally present her capstone project. Now, the big day was just a few short weeks away.

While her classmates tackled their drawings at seemingly breakneck speed, Annie wanted to reflect on her work and her audience before deciding on how to tackle her final package. In doing so, she thought it might save her time in the long run and make for a more meaningful presentation.


While design outcomes are real-world creations – full of dimensionality and nuance, designers tend to communicate the intent of their ideas – at least initially, via paper and screens, which ...

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