Paper prototyping helper kit

We use this collection of controls, buttons and icons when we’re creating paper prototypes. The widgets can either serve as design inspiration or you can literally cut and paste them on to your user interface sketch.


4 pages of design elements for use in paper prototyping

Paper prototyping helper kit. Print out on card, cut out the control you want, and glue it onto your paper prototype.


The helper kit is in PDF format, optimised for printing. For best results, print on 6” x 4” card, use repositionable glue and don't run with scissors.

Download paper prototyping helper kit.


This collection contains elements from the following excellent OmniGraffle stencils:

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David Travis

Dr. David Travis (@userfocus) has been carrying out ethnographic field research and running product usability tests since 1989. He has published three books on user experience including Think Like a UX Researcher. If you like his articles, you might enjoy his free online user experience course.

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