Sharing your work with others is so important when trying to build will around a design project. A “Postcard from the field” offers a quick, visual way to share what you are learning and find others who might want to help you advance the work.
- Determine what you what to share from your activities. Do you have a particularly insightful quote or photo that you think others might find interesting? Are you looking for design partners for an upcoming activity?
- Draft brief text (<200 words) for your postcard. Keep it informal, friendly, and inclusive.
- Format a blank slide in an application like PowerPoint or Google Slides however best fits what you want to share. It could be a postcard or just a photo with some text and contact information.
- Print it or share via email with your project sponsors, colleagues, and other stakeholders who may be impacted by the project you work on.