P.02 // PAPER PROTOTYPE

//WHAT?

Paper prototyping is a simple way of making your ideas tangible with the sole use of pen and paper.

//WHY?

Paper prototypes are usually a simple and useful method to communicate your idea to your customers and users.Costs and effort are extremely low and, particularly in the early phases of a project, the low fidelity of the prototypes prompts users to feel more comfortable in being critical with the ideas.

//ROLES

  • Moderator or coach is recommended to keep the session efficient

  • No specific team roles necessary. Everybody has the same tasks and responsibilities.

//TOOLS / INFRASTRUCTURE

  • Different sized pieces of paper and card

  • Pens

  • Scissors

  • Glue

STEPS

1. Sketch or Build

Sketch your idea on a piece of paper. Or use scissors and glue to design shapes or rudimentary functions.

2. Test

First of all, present your prototype within the team, then test it externally.

EXAMPLES

MATERIAL

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