Visual communication and COVID-19

A design colleague working with kids in mandatory quarantine asked for suggestions as to ways to gamify the process of giving children coronavirus nasal swab tests, preferably using paper (as it’s disposable). This was my first thought.

If you’d like to use it with kids yourself but don’t draw, download a double-sided printable PDF here.

Then print to both sides of the paper and pop a little hole where the nostril is.

If you use it, let me know how you go.

When the pandemic kicked off, annoyed by the lack of useful government communications, I did a “volunteer” explainer for my local MP to use. …


David Blumenstein

David works in service/strategic design: He draws comics at Squishface Studio: Other stuff:

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