Concept - What is my idea? What shall I explore?
Influences - Who/what is going to be an inspiration for me?
Techniques - How shall I explore my idea?
Development of Designs - What constitutes a body of samples? What considerations do I need to employ?
Contents - Photos, photocopies, prints, magazine or newspaper cuttings. Drawings, sketches, doodles. Text, poetry, stories, thoughts, letters, extracts, statements, words. Colour - paint, crayons, pencils. Fabrics, threads, wools, beads, buckles, buttons - but in moderation. Papers of all kinds.