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Thinking With Your Hands: Sketching For Software Development (Hamburg) #1
Why should I learn sketching?
Expressing solutions in words is difficult. For the other person to understand what you mean is even more difficult. That is why we take screenshots when the interface is broken, instead of describing the bug in words.
Sketching is like taking screenshots of your thoughts:
In consequence, sketching safes a lot of time and avoids frustration. You might know The Project Cartoon:
Sketching can help a great deal to avoid situations like this. By clearing out misunderstandings before they are crafted into code, sketching can help to safe money, time and stress.
What exactly will I learn in this workshop?
The goal of this workshop is mostly to ease the fear of pen and paper and install sketching as a new communication default in the brain. That includes:
What do I need to know, own or prepare to attend?
Nothing. You will be equipped with all necessary tools, materials, knowledge and coffee
Who should attend?
Everybody who is working in Software can attend to improve communication in their teams:
Next date: Saturday April 9th 2016, 10:00 – 15:00
How do I reserve a seat?
please leave a comment here so I can notify you wenn tickets are availabe. if in doubt, a "+1" does it :)
if you do not have a github account, either create one at github.com/join or or tell me via fabian at superpursuitmo.de
Please let me know if would you be interested in childcare while attending the workshop!
Great to see so many people interested in this
I can reveal a missing detail today: the location. Ubilabs will provide us with space to learn and coffee to drink! Thanks a lot to everyone involved, especially @KlausTrainer for making it happen! He is btw looking for team mates :)
I will post a link to click your tickets some time next week.
Until then, enjoy the Easter holidays with your loved ones!
Looking forward to meet you next Saturday!
I'll close this ticket for now, but plan to...
See you then!