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2007 Workshops & Projects

2008 2006, 2005,2004, 2003

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Calgary Children and Youth of Immigrant Families Strategy
Graphic Murals to help explain the Strategy to stakeholders

Governance Model &
Strategic Plan

Info Murals:
November 2007

"The graphics were wonderful. We used them both on the walls, and in the powerpoint presentations. It was very interesting to see how much more quickly people became anchored in the key terms and structures of the plan because they could see how they related to each other."
Louise Griep, Spectrum Consulting, Calgary AB

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Corporate Customer
Oil & Gas Sector - Alberta

Leadership Mural

November 2007

A graphic to help explain the Customer's process to staff and other stakeholders

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Champion Centre
Medicine Hat, Alberta

October 2007
Graphically Facilitated Group Process

  • "Excellent" Klaas Klooster, Executive Director Champion Centre
  • "Excellent - Love it got lots done after lots of discussion." Lois Bourassa, CMHA Executive Director
  • "Really enjoy the visuals. " Linda Hygard, VON Branch Manager
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Four Municipality Orientation Overview
Coaldale Alberta

October 2007

Graphically Facilitated Group Process

  • "Good interactive workshop - good discussion and ideas as a result"
    R. K. (Kim) Hauta CAO Town of Coalhurst
  • "Great job keeping folks from diverse backgrounds on task and working together" Leo Ludwig CAO, Town of Coaldale
  • "Excellent - extremely interesting and informative afternoon!!! Wendy Jones Councillor, Picture Butte, AB
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IFVP Conference 2007
Santa Fe, New Mexico

October 2007


International Forum of Visual Practitioners

A Fun Conference in a very cool place!

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Corporate Customer
Oil & Gas Sector - Alberta

How Work Gets Done

Custom graphics

A graphic to help explain the Customer's process to staff and other stakeholders

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PDD Southern Region
Community Board

Lethbridge AB

Community Stakeholder Input Meeting

October 2007
Input meeting

  • "Excellent good skills for this kind of group - cross ministries" Syl Bellefeuille, PDD South Board Member
  • "Great Imagery great guidance ..." D. Bruce McKay, President of Lethbridge association for Community Living
  • "Way to go you got some action going" Emily Holmes, Community Care Manager
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Southern Alberta Disability
Action Team

Lethbridge AB

Planning Day
September, 2007
Organizational Planning Workshop

  • "I like how you pulled it all together, we had a balancing act to do - great job." Paul Henderson PEAK Manager
  • "Excellent skills in helping us develop a simple action plan" Lorne Abells, chair of PDD
  • "The facilitators are truly gifted! You listened, heard and were able to use what we were saying to get the TEAM on track and focused." Leigh Bremner, CEO, PDD South
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Corporate Customer
Oil & Gas Sector
Staff visioning input sessions
and graphic mural

Grande Prairie, Alberta
September 2007

Focus Group

  • "Excellent, very relaxed atmosphere. Brought out the positive nature in everyone, kept everyone focused" Doug Ferguson Northern Operations Coordinator
  • "Good Exchange of Ideas, initiated open discussion about our collective future and goals" Ron Bristow, GM. CORE Energy Solutions Inc.
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Bloorview Kids Rehab
Toronto Ontario

Philosophy of Care info-mural

September 2007

A Graphic Mural to help explain the philosophy of care to stakeholders

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Food Talks Committee
Medicine Hat AB

Community Asset Map

September 2007

Info-Mural of Community Assets

A Graphic Mural to help explain the Food Security Continuum to stakeholders

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Sundre Petroleum Operators Group
Sundre AB

Community Input Meeting

September 2007

Our Work on SPOG's Website www.spog.ab.ca/world_cafe.html


Waterton Park Community Advisory Committee
August 2007

Community Input Meeting
** Our customer since 2006 **

  • A good flow of information. Well orchestrated.
  • Good work. Tough crowd to start.
  • Great job in interesting times.
  • Very good.
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Board Planning Day
Committee Input Meeting

August 20 - 21, 2007

Committee Input Meeting
Organizational Planning Workshop

** Our customer since 2004 **

  • "Excellent - It amazing to see all our ideas come together in a functional action plan" Christine Lee, President ASBOA
  • "An Excellent session that really got us into the details..." Russell Horswill, ASBOA
  • "Process was excellent - visual & interactive making participation easy!" Arlene Dow, Practice review Committee Chair

Co-Creating The Future for Inter professional Care:
Sustainability Conference

working with the
Potential Group
Toronto Ontario
June 21 & 22, 2007

Live Graphic Recording

Melanie & Laurie Graphic Recording

-our first mother/daughter gig!


Big Brothers Big Sisters
Medicine Hat
Board & Staff Planning Day

June 16, 2007

Organizational Planning Workshop

  • Thank you!  This really helped to make things more clear and to get us moving in the right direction.
  • Absolutely uplifting!  I’m feeling renewed in my motivation because I can ‘see’ what needs work.  The fantastic illustrations click with my visual sensibility.

Saamis Immigration
Client Input Session

May & June 2007

Input Sessions


Corporate Customer
finacial sector
Graphic Recording
Tarrytown New York

May 30, 2007

Graphic Recording

Working with Duke (University) Corporate Education
& Visual Logic of Atlanta


Corporate Customer
Oil & Gas sector
Staff visioning input sessions
and two graphic murals

Pincher Creek Alberta

May & June 2007

Input Sessions and Focus Groups

  • A good method to capture the brainstorming.
  • Good environment and setting.  Nice open & honest fashion of class.
  • Just the right amount of time for this type of exercise.  Interesting to hear other points of view.

Corporate Customer
finacial sector
Graphic Recording
Washington DC

May 04 , 2007

Graphic Recording

Working with Duke (University) Corporate Education
& Visual Logic of Atlanta


University of Lethbridge Library
Librarian Sessions

April and May, 2007

  • I was very impressed with how you keep the ball rolling and trying to stay in the timelines setup. 
  • You had a tough group and you pulled it together. Entertaining at the same time as facilitative.  Flexible.
  • Thank-you very much for your guidance and patience, great job!  The visuals certainly helped.  Thanks again!
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Medicine Hat Folk Music Club
Yearly Plan Review

March 30, 2007

Organizational Planning Workshop

  • This was my first opportunity to be a part of one of your workshops and I am very impressed with good abilities & process.  Being a very visual person – your visuals not only keep the exercise interesting but also very fresh.  Thank-you you’ve made a challenging process much easier.
  • Excellent format for ‘seeing’ the way ahead for another year.  Great to refer to as the year progresses to make sure we are on track.

Laurie attends
Graphics Boot Camp
with Christina Merkley in
Victoria BC

March 28 & 29, 2007

AWESOME experience!

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Lethbridge Youth Summit
Lethbridge Centre
A Graphically Facilitated Meeting

March 17, 2007

Input Sessions and Focus Groups


Lethbridge Housing
Human Resources Tasks

March 2007


University of Lethbridge Library
All Staff Visioning Sessions

March 6, 8 & 9, 2007

  • You did an exceptional job in herding the cats.
  • Appreciate your patience and skill in facilitating this very diverse and opinionated group.

One Act Play Festival
Medicine Hat

March 3, 2007

Outstanding Technical Achievement Award for set design


Corporate Customer
Pharmaceutical sector
Graphic Recording
Las Vegas Nevada

February 14, 2007

Live Graphic Recording

Working with Visual Logic of Atlanta


University of Lethbridge, Library
Focused conversation

February 1, 2007


Lethbridge HIV Connection
Enviro-scan of the need for and the Community Capacity to support an HIV organization in Medicine Hat

January - February 2006

Input Sessions and Focus Groups

Health and Community Partners have
formed a new organization


Medicine Hat and District Real Estate Board
Review and Renew Workshop

January 09, 2007

Organizational Planning Workshop

  • Fantastic way of guiding us in getting ideas down which can be a challenge.  You guys are great at remaining focused and always bring the group back into focus.
  • This exercise is a very good way for the Board of Directors of the Medicine Hat Real Estate Board to start our year
LHA Web Site

Lethbridge Housing
Web site updates

January - March 2007

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