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  • Petteri Hiisilä
    Great link. Thanks. Even if it was mentioned, it is worth repeating. - Petteri ... -- Petteri Hiisilä Palveluarkkitehti / Interaction Designer / Alma Media
    Message 1 of 75 , Feb 26, 2005
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      Great link. Thanks. Even if it was mentioned, it is worth repeating.

      - Petteri


      Cummins, Darin wrote:
      > This has probably already been mentioned but there is a Java
      > Look-And-Feel (skin) called Napkin that makes the entire UI (even a
      > working one) look like it was drawn on a napkin.
      >
      >
      >
      > http://napkinlaf.sourceforge.net <http://napkinlaf.sourceforge.net/>
      >
      >
      >
      > Ken Arnold created this PLAF for exactly the reason you are discussing
      > here: to make a prototype provisional so stake holders won’t say “Great,
      > the UI is done so we should be ready to deliver in a few days”.
      >
      >
      >
      > --Darin
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      >
      > *From:* Jim Kauffman [mailto:jkauff@...]
      > *Sent:* Friday, February 25, 2005 3:48 PM
      > *To:* agile-usability@yahoogroups.com
      > *Subject:* RE: [agile-usability] Risks of prototypes
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >> -----Original Message-----
      >> From: hj [mailto:hjohnstone@...]
      >> Sent: Friday, February 25, 2005 1:13 PM
      >> To: agile-usability@yahoogroups.com
      >> Subject: RE: [agile-usability] Risks of prototypes
      >>
      >> So now I make sure my prototypes are very visibly mock-ups.
      >
      > When I worked for Cognetics Corporation, Paul Hoffman created a Visio
      > stencil with all the UI widgets you'd ever want--and made them look like
      > they were drawn with crayons! Clients always knew his prototypes were
      > mock-ups.
      >
      > BTW, Paul is one of the few people I've ever known who was equally talented
      > at graphic design, UI design, and programming. What an integrated brain!
      >
      >
      > Jim K.
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
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      --
      Petteri Hiisilä
      Palveluarkkitehti / Interaction Designer /
      Alma Media Interactive Oy / NWS /
      +358505050123 / petteri.hiisila@...

      "I was told there's a miracle for each day that I try"
      - John Petrucci
    • Petteri Hiisilä
      Great link. Thanks. Even if it was mentioned, it is worth repeating. - Petteri ... -- Petteri Hiisilä Palveluarkkitehti / Interaction Designer / Alma Media
      Message 75 of 75 , Feb 26, 2005
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        Great link. Thanks. Even if it was mentioned, it is worth repeating.

        - Petteri


        Cummins, Darin wrote:
        > This has probably already been mentioned but there is a Java
        > Look-And-Feel (skin) called Napkin that makes the entire UI (even a
        > working one) look like it was drawn on a napkin.
        >
        >
        >
        > http://napkinlaf.sourceforge.net <http://napkinlaf.sourceforge.net/>
        >
        >
        >
        > Ken Arnold created this PLAF for exactly the reason you are discussing
        > here: to make a prototype provisional so stake holders won’t say “Great,
        > the UI is done so we should be ready to deliver in a few days”.
        >
        >
        >
        > --Darin
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > ------------------------------------------------------------------------
        >
        > *From:* Jim Kauffman [mailto:jkauff@...]
        > *Sent:* Friday, February 25, 2005 3:48 PM
        > *To:* agile-usability@yahoogroups.com
        > *Subject:* RE: [agile-usability] Risks of prototypes
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >> -----Original Message-----
        >> From: hj [mailto:hjohnstone@...]
        >> Sent: Friday, February 25, 2005 1:13 PM
        >> To: agile-usability@yahoogroups.com
        >> Subject: RE: [agile-usability] Risks of prototypes
        >>
        >> So now I make sure my prototypes are very visibly mock-ups.
        >
        > When I worked for Cognetics Corporation, Paul Hoffman created a Visio
        > stencil with all the UI widgets you'd ever want--and made them look like
        > they were drawn with crayons! Clients always knew his prototypes were
        > mock-ups.
        >
        > BTW, Paul is one of the few people I've ever known who was equally talented
        > at graphic design, UI design, and programming. What an integrated brain!
        >
        >
        > Jim K.
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > *Yahoo! Groups Sponsor*
        > ADVERTISEMENT
        > click here
        > <http://us.ard.yahoo.com/SIG=1295i7rv2/M=298184.6018725.7038619.3001176/D=groups/S=1705007709:HM/EXP=1109540811/A=2593423/R=0/SIG=11el9gslf/*http://www.netflix.com/Default?mqso=60190075>
        >
        >
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        --
        Petteri Hiisilä
        Palveluarkkitehti / Interaction Designer /
        Alma Media Interactive Oy / NWS /
        +358505050123 / petteri.hiisila@...

        "I was told there's a miracle for each day that I try"
        - John Petrucci
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