We've had three rounds of draft decks with a card for each pattern. Now we're aimed at officially publishing a set of cards, with a small booklet explaining more about the patterns generally, some games and other activities, etc. It currently looks like this publication will be available in early December 2011.
The Steps in the (Self-)Publishing Process, and Key Decisions at Each Step(Source: Lulu.com, adapted to include additional issues specific to card decks, ...
Dave's Mockup of Card Box with sample Deck Title and Subtitle and Tertiary paragraphDownload Deck Card Box
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FROM PEGGY HOLMAN:
Need a productive response to a challenging situation? Group Works can help. The beautiful cards make visible underlying dynamics of great interactions. Use the cards to prepare for engaging creatively. Then dive deeper into the magic of group process through the wiki and booklet. You can even be part of a system for evolving Group Works, as needs and awareness change.
Now, more than ever, we need communities and organizations that function creatively and well. Group Works is a terrific contribution to making that happen. And as a bonus, it is fun to use! I recommend it.
-- Peggy Holman, author, Engaging Emergence: Turning Upheaval into Opportunity and co-author, The Change Handbook
NOTES FROM WEBSITE WORK CALL 9/20/11 (Daniel, John, Sue, Tree)
Individuals reaching out
John - will organize presentations/workshops when traveling: Bay Area, Colorado, Montana, Idaho, Boston/NE, LA
Jim - will organize presentations in Portland [PSU], Seattle [OSR - Seattle Univ.]
make a video of people using the cards, including close-ups, post to YouTube, get everyone to 'like' etc.