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Draw Your Idea For Me

I've been lucky enough to work with some amazing artists.  I've also worked with people who have a hard time drawing a stick figure.  But when you're brainstorming and problem solving with a team (which is what Limnu is designed for), it turns out that you don't have to be an accomplished sketch artist.  You just have to be willing to pick up a marker and draw in front of someone else.
One of the very talented artists I worked with is a guy named James Buckhouse.  He recently wrote an article called "If you can draw these three shapes, you can draw the Internet", where he demonstrates that with a circle, a triangle, and a rectangle you've got the building blocks to communicate almost any idea in your head... three shapes is, more or less, all you ever need.

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Sketch: The Constellation Orion

We want to use this blog to make announcements about Limnu, but we also want to use it to show off what Limnu to can do.  The "Sketch" series of posts is for showing off.
If you have a Limnu sketch that you'd like the world (or at least our readers) to see, please let us know!  You can find us on Twitter, Facebook, and regular old email.
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Drawing With Soap

If you’ve ever spent any time trying to draw something that looks good on a computer, you realize pretty quickly that using a mouse isn't fun. It's been described as “painting with a bar of soap”. It’s very hard, if not impossible, to draw well that way.

And don’t even get me started on drawing with a laptop trackpad. Painful.

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