By Hedgebrook Guest

Thinking in Pictures

I am a very visual thinker.

Whatever I am working on, be it a poster, a logo, directing a show, having a conversation with a friend, brainstorming a solution to a problem—I think in pictures.

Sometimes the pictures are very abstract and representative—shapes, lines, colors—and sometimes they are very specific—“I see these in purple, with pink polka dots and bunny ears on top.”   Read more