Rapid Prototyping: Sketching | Google for Startups

Mariam Shaikh and Melissa Powel talk about sketching and paper prototyping. Have you ever struggled with how to get from an idea to a high fidelity prototype? Every design has to start somewhere and even at Google we often start with low fidelity prototyping options such as sketching and paper prototyping. After all, the fidelity of your prototype should match the fidelity of your idea, so stop worrying and start sketching.

Material design resources mentioned in this video:
Material design color palette: https://goo.gl/NP5o44
Elevation and shadows: https://goo.gl/OWZzCw

This is part of a video series on Rapid Prototyping.

Part 2 - Digital prototyping: https://youtu.be/KWGBGTGryFk

Part 3 - Native prototyping: https://youtu.be/lusOgox4xMI
Video - 8 minutes

Simple paper prototyping. The better you think through during this phase and validate, the faster you can go down the road.