Our Favorite Tools for Sketching - Leah Buley @UgLeah | Mapmakers | Scoop.it

   Why are sketches and drawing suddenly so prevalent? Well, for one, they can save a lot of time and mitigate the risk of building the wrong thing. But we're also finding that drawn elements magically invite people into the process and make ideas proliferate.

   Whatever the reasons, sketching and drawing seem to be emerging as the next must-have skills for user experience professionals. If you've been wanting to beef up your sketching chops, this newsletter is for you. In it, I share my toolkit for sketching like a pro—even if you aren't one. Here's what's in my sketching toolkit, and how each of the tools helps me be a better user experience designer.