Paper prototyping helper kit

We use this collection of controls, buttons and icons when we’re creating paper prototypes. The widgets can either serve as design inspiration or you can literally cut and paste them on to your user interface sketch.

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4 pages of design elements for use in paper prototyping

Paper prototyping helper kit. Print out on card, cut out the control you want, and glue it onto your paper prototype.

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The helper kit is in PDF format, optimised for printing. For best results, print on 6” x 4” card, use repositionable glue and don't run with scissors.

Download paper prototyping helper kit.

Acknowledgements

This collection contains elements from the following excellent OmniGraffle stencils:

About the author

David Travis

Dr. David Travis (@userfocus on Twitter) holds a BSc and a PhD in Psychology and he is a Chartered Psychologist. He has worked in the fields of human factors, usability and user experience since 1989 and has published two books on usability. David helps both large firms and start ups connect with their customers and bring business ideas to market. If you like his articles, you'll love his online user experience training course.



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