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Making Strategic Visual Design Decisions

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Punchcut

150 California Street

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San Francisco, CA 94111

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Making Strategic Visual Design Decisions
Visual design is a fundamental dimension of digital user experiences. It has both the power to engage and guide users more intuitively through experiences. But, too often visual design is undervalued, quickly applied as an ornament or it becomes the topic of intense subjective debate.

In this half-day acceleration workshop, Punchcut experts will teach you about the fundamentals of defining the elements of a visual design language and show you how to bring more rigor and remove subjectivity from the visual design process.

Enhance Your Visual Design Leadership and Vision

At the end of this workshop you will be equipped to help teams to:
- Effectively evaluate and critique visual design in objective ways
- Engage in participatory methods to define visual design metrics
- Leverage spectra and attributes to guide visual decisions
- Understand the core usage principles of key visual elements



What You Will Learn

- Overview of Visual Language Vocabulary, Elements and Principles

- How to Use Design Spectra Exercises to Define Visual Metrics

- How to Leverage Image Attribute and Sorting Exercises for Team Consensus

- How to Translate Qualities into Experience Boards to Guide Product UX

- How to Present and Evaluate Visual Directions using Consistent Criteria

What You Will Do
Through a dynamic mix of presentations and hands-on activities, the workshop will guide you through the fundamentals of each ideation framework with exercises and then empower you to apply those methods in group workshopping activities.


Who Should Attend
Product Managers, Designers, Researchers, Strategists and Students.


When to Arrive
8:30 to 8:50am Meet and Greet with light breakfast and coffee
9:00am Training Workshop will start promptly





About the Punchcut Design Accelerator
Punchcut's Design Accelerator Program provides expert design leadership training and incubation services to organizations and individuals. From design acceleration training workshops to extended residency models, Punchcut's DA program combines expert instructors with collaborative hands-on learning to accelerate design learning and impact for the future.

With over 16 years of product design experience, Punchcut leads organizations and products into the future by accelerating innovation skills and opportunities through seamless user experience design.

See Other Workshops:
Systematic Design Thinking for UX
Brand Differentiation for Product UX


Lead Instructor:

Nick Munro
Director of Visual Design at Punchcut
As Director of Visual Design, Nick leads teams in creating the most engaging and strategic visual experiences for digital products across devices and contexts. Nick is a multi-disciplinary designer who strives to bring beauty and function into harmony. He has a long career in digital design and storytelling; creating campaigns, digital ecosystems, and branded utilities for a variety of clients.Nick brings passion and playful creativity to every interaction. Always on the forefront of technology, he enjoys discovering new ways to make the digital world more useful and enjoyable.


FAQs

When should I arrive to the workshop?

8:30 to 8:50am Meet and Greet with light breakfast and coffee
9:00am Training Workshop will start promptly


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

You must be 18 years or older to attend this acceleration workshop.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Punchcut is conveniently located a block off a Market St. in San Francisco's financial district. All public transit options are available with city parking garages within one block from Punchcut's offices.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

If you have any questions email training@punchcut.com and we are happy to provide the help you need.

What's the refund policy?

We accept refunds up to seven days before the commencement of the training session.

Also, please note that we reserve the right to cancel any training class up to 7 days prior to the start date of the session. If that happens, we'll notify you promptly and give you a full refund or the option to attend another session within six months. We are not responsible for travel expenses or any costs that may be incurred as a result of a cancellation.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes, please bring evidence of your registration physical or digital and an ID.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

If you are unable to attend, you can transfer your registration to another qualified individual by contacting training@punchcut.com.


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