DESIGN PROCESS

Nice thinking….

Some key information on the subject it self. It’s similar to what we were taught, but reading through I  came across afew good points.Design Council – The design process

….’Different designers manage the process of design in different ways. But when we studied the design process in eleven leading companies, we found striking similarities and shared approaches among the designers we talked to. In this section we show one way of mapping the design process, and give more detail on the key activities in each of the process’s four stages…’

A FEW TIPS

BASIC GUIDELINES FOR PRODUCT SKETCHING 

Within the field of product design, ability to represent your ideas by using effective visual method such as sketching opens doors for better communication between designers and clients. Designers find that using sketching is an efficient way to speed up the process of developing ideas in the real life. There are times where sketch can express more than words and you get an instant understanding of a concept. Sketches are useful for designers who work in groups and sketches can deliver easy and fast way to brief an idea to others.
READ ON (TO SOURCE)  USEFUL TIPS FOR ALL SKETCHERS!

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