photo hand reading Tactile Graphic
Braille dots spelling Tactile Graphics

DESIGN PRINCIPLES FOR TACTILE GRAPHICS

TACTILE GRAPHIC PLANNING SHEET

AREAS

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LINES

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POINT SYMBOLS

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LABELS AND KEY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Title of Graphic:                 _________            _ Page:      _ 

Text or Subject:                        Student/Agency:          ___  

Date Assigned:       Date Needed:         Production time:       

Source: American Foundation for the Blind, Techniques for Creating and Instructing with Tactile Graphics - Workshop in Atlanta, Georgia (December 6-8, 2001) and Colorado Springs, Colorado (April 25-27, 2002.) Lucia Hasty and Ike Presley