Crazy 8s

Crazy 8s is a simple, structured way to generate 8 unique ideas in 8 minutes. By pushing yourself to generate 8 different concepts, Crazy 8s helps you uncover non-obvious solutions. This design thinking method was popularized by Google and their Design Sprint. All you need to get started is paper, markers, and a creative mind.

Instructions

  1. Fold a sheet of paper into 8 equal sections (8.5x11 will do).
  2. Grab a chunky writing utensil (Sharpies are ideal).
  3. Push the "Begin" button to start the 8 minute timer.
  4. Sketch a different concept in each of the eight sections.
  5. Have each person describe what they drew..
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