Thinking with Hands® workshop

You might ask yourself what this hodgepodge of craft stuff is all about when you open the Userkit for the first time. Things you’d normally find in a child’s room are being used in the workshops and promise to have surprising effects, which are authentic and lasting. Visualization and abstraction provide a necessary distance to the real problem.

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Exchange + Learn + Network = Better Facilitating

This is basically the simple formula of the Facilitator Conference that took place at the end of September in Beilngries, Altmühltal. It was organized by Moderatio related to the 30 year company anniversary.
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Is it that time of year again already…?

When suddenly you receive a mailshot which in turn contains a small, beautifully printed bag – this doesn’t mean Christmas is here again. No, it is in fact the second mailshot in our HANDS ON series, which we launched this year.
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Writing beautifully is all the rage – and it is fun too.

At some point Sandra Mesas from Trier moved from typesetting to hand lettering. She does so with huge passion and not so long ago came across our hand-lettering set. We’re delighted she did. Continue reading

Back from TYPO Berlin “wanderlust” international design conference

“Put everything in motion” was the slogan of this year’s TYPO “wanderlust” conference in Berlin, which ran from 25-27 May 2017.
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Let’s start at the beginning: Beautiful writing is unexplored territory for many of us.

L. L. L., W. W. W., N. N. N.: Many of us remember the days in primary school spent slowly drawing curly lines and squiggles on the paper, and taking great care to stay within the light-grey lines on our school books. Our knuckles turned white with concentration, and we got a little bit better each day – until it was sometimes possible to read some of what we wrote.

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