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Recreation Therapy

Brainstorm & Organize Content

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Design Process



  • Who is your audience?
  • Choose only the information and graphics that will help to convey your message.
  • Brainstorm ideas and layout to structure your content (create an outline).
  • Sketch on paper first.

Design Elements

The design elements include:

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  • Layout and size
  • Colour selection
  • Font size and style
  • Images or graphs

Colour Selection

Colours grab the attention of your audience and make your poster stand out. 

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  • Choose your colours before you start creating. 
  • Less is more. You shouldn't need more than 3-4 colours for a good design.
  • Search online for sample infographics for inspiration or use one of the recommended websites listed below to find a good colour scheme.

Writing Content

Writing clearly and concisely should include:
  • clear purpose
  • relevant for your audience
  • organized
  • bullet points
  • avoid wordiness

Use the resources shown below for guides and examples on writing concisely.