Design Sketching Vocabulary Exercise: Research and Sketches


Initial sketch of shapes and what they can be used for or resemble:

Iterative sketches of Home Screen, SMS/Text Screen and Dial/Call Screen: 

Iterative sketches of the look, shape, and botton options:

Iterative sketches and notes on selection of possible screen choices:

Article Links:

Not Your Parent’s Mobile Phone: UX Design Guidelines For Smartphones

Informing Smartphone App Design

Images for smartphone home, dial and SMS screens:


Example of a persona

Museum Of Endangered Sounds  owned and operated by “Brendan Chilcutt” (bottom of website), a fictional character or persona created by Gregory Elwood. I found him through the source code of the Museum of Endangered Sounds website.

Hope everyone enjoys site design and the sounds! 😛