Hey, What’s the Big Idea?

Big Ideas are all around us: information, concepts, data and numbers…sometimes sorting it all out can be confusing.

BigIdeaZoo captures it all in a visual structure. We never predict what form it will take – that always comes from you. We translate information into pictures. And once it’s visible, clarity naturally emerges.

Our Services

Big Idea Zoo specializes in translating information visually — through animations, pictures & presentations.

Our services include: Animations • Visual Maps • Infographics
Presentations & Slide Decks • Visual Mapping Training – on Location

Featured Work


When you need to take your visual information to the next level, we put your pictures and story into motion with sound. We create custom videos that can be shared, embedded into websites or eLearning shells.

HPS – Budgets & Acorns:

HPS – School Bus:

WSD – Strategic Plan:

Visual Maps:

We capture information digitally or on paper, real-time, during group discussions or presentations. You get the PDF or paper version, delivered immediately after the meeting ends. We also provide this service virtually, for meetings all over the globe.

Paper Map – Workshop:

Digital Map – Conference:

Digital Map – Lecture:

More samples available upon request – get in touch, we’d love to chat!


BigIdeaZoo removes barriers between humans and the ideas hovering all around us. Then, we design the best way to share those ideas with humor, pictures and words – which we combine to create a seriously fun, seriously effective message.

BigIdeaZoo has led Fortune 500 Corporations, nonprofits and emerging customers through visual communication and planning processes for nearly 20 years. With extensive organizational development expertise, each project is visually customized to deliver bottom line results.


Lori Rock

Founder and Creative Strategist

Lori leads the BigIdeaZoo team with nearly 25 years’ experience in visual communication, employee training and organizational development. With a master’s degree in Whole Systems Design, she specializes in extreme curiosity mixed with humor and systems thinking – to lead clients through the discovery of their unique, visual story.

Aaron Bishop


Aaron brings your visual story to life by putting images in motion to create one-of-a-kind animations. A military veteran who has been creating cartoons since the age of 4, he has been animating professionally for 10 years. He has a natural instinct for movement, an eye for humor and an unrelenting passion to ensure you receive quality animation that will make your message contagious!

Website: animation-aaronious.com

Kelly Bahr

Graphic Designer + Illustrator

Kelly is a doodler by nature, offering a unique and gifted perspective to all of her illustrations. With a BFA in graphic design, she creates a wide array of visually striking artwork. Whether it’s clean imagery for corporate campaigns or the lighthearted animals designed for this page, she brings a myriad of colorful ideas to all her projects.

Website: kellyraebahr.com

Molly Freze

Graphic Designer + Web Designer

Molly is a freelance interactive and graphic designer, art director, as well as a web developer, with over 11 years of experience working in web design and development, identity design and a broad range of other creative services. Her specialties include creative concept development, logo design, typography, and web design and development.

Website: prism-creative.com


Every project we create is customized. And there are cost savings for packages of work. If you are interested in talking about your next project, please get in touch with Lori today.

 Seattle, WA


lori @ bigideazoo.com