App for Learning to Sail

App for Learning to Sail

The Challenge

Design a simple app that can teach the basics of small boat sailing, including sail trim, points of sail, and boat control.

Note – This is not a complete UX project, but a concept to demonstrate my approach to visual design.

My Role

Conceived idea and performed domain research.

Created high fidelity mock-ups in Sketch.  

Utilized background expertise in small boat sailing to inform design.

High resolution annotated screen

Mood Board

As part of the design process, collected images to help inform the concepts and designs incorporated into the prototype.

Early brainstorming

Progress of screen design

Early versions of design, as built in Sketch.

Next steps

Critique of initial design from subject matter experts.

Initial user feed back.

Creation of motion studies.