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Updated: 2018-02-19T13:28:59-06:00


Book Review: ‘Generative Scribing” by Kelvy Bird


Generative Scribing by Kelvy Bird is truly beautiful and essential reading for anyone who works with other humans to visualize complex systems and generate useful dialog and insight.

Visual Leadership Workshop at GISC with ImageThink


Join ImageThink co-founder Nora Herting for a workshop in graphic facilitation, hosted by GISC, in Cape Cod on September 14-16, 2017

Spring/Summer 2017 Opportunities to Learn Graphic Facilitation


Become a Rockstar Scribe (Nashville) Instructor: Peter Durand Date: May 11, 2017 Location: Nelson Andrews Leadership Center near Nashville, TN Details: Advanced Visual Facilitation (San Francisco) Instructor: Rachel Smith and David Sibbet Date: May 10-12, 2017 Location: San Francisco, CA Details: Advanced Graphic Facilitation Workshop (NEW YORK) Instructors: Kelvy Bird, Alfredo Carlo, and Jayce Lee Dates: May 16–19, 2017 Location: Edith Macy Conference Center (near NYC) Details: Fundamentals of Working Visually (BRITISH COLUMBIA) Instructor: Christina Merkley Date: June 1-3, 2017 Location: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Details: 22nd Annual IFVP Conference (GEORGIA) Instructor: Dozens of experienced graphic recorders and facilitators! Date: June 20-23, 2017 Location: Decatur, GA Details:

Advanced Graphic Facilitation Workshop near NYC


In a follow-up to a highly successful workshop held February 2017 in Bologna (Italy), three master scribes will offer a deep dive into the practice and application of visual thinking as a facilitation tool. [see details] Visuals serve as key facilitative aids for collective seeing and navigation. Live scribing–giving form to the social body–is a method especially suited to address today’s great challenges. As visual practitioners, we face a particular need and opportunity to expand the awareness, mindsets, and choices that feed our outward expression. Full details and registration at: Over three days - in a dedicated retreat environment - we will combine theory, exercises, reflection, and peer learning to explore the following: A model of practice that grounds inner cultivation Ways to locate and relax into our most authentic selves Levels of listening, systems thinking, discernment, and generative scribing What it means...

New Graphic Facilitation Events for August


Check out these new graphic facilitation events for August.

The 21st Annual IFVP Conference is this month in Virginia!


Join visual practitioners from around the world and hear from leaders in the field at the 21st annual IFVP conference. You’ll leave with new ideas, new possibilities, new relationships and new inspiration to shape your practice.

Upcoming Principles of Graphic Facilitation Workshop in San Francisco


New Workshop: Principles of Graphic Facilitation combines the theory and practice of graphic facilitation with the fundamentals of graphic recording.

Draw Your Big Idea: The Ultimate Creativity Tool for Turning Thoughts Into Action and Dreams Into Reality


After more than a year of hard work and many drawings, drafts, and edits, ImageThink is excited to say that Draw Your Big Idea has made its way to the bookshelf!

San Francisco - Upcoming Graphic Facilitation Training Events


Upcoming Graphic Facilitation Training Events in San Francisco

Looking To Become A Stronger Leader?


Become a leader. Learn to increase the ability of your group to envision the future and to create a shared picture of what it looks like. Use visual tools to help your team and partners to get on the same page with clear goals, roles and commitments. New workshop in August.