Why We Created Boncho Icons: Making TCM Study Cards Fun and Easy

Why We Created Boncho Icons: Making TCM Study Cards Fun and Easy

Hi friends! We've been wanting to share something we think you’ll love: our Boncho Icons!

As you learn and study Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), we wanted to make your study journey as smooth, fun, and effective as possible. That’s why we've adorned our study cards with these delightful little icons. Let’s chat about why we chose to use these icons and how they’re poised to transform the way you learn TCM.

Why Icons? Here’s the Scoop!

Efficiency: Get the Gist Instantly

Ever find yourself flipping through your study cards, trying to quickly catch the core ideas without getting bogged down in text? That’s exactly where our icons come in. They act like quick reference points, letting you grasp key concepts at a glance. No more getting lost in long explanations—just look at the icon, and you’re good to go. Think of them as your little knowledge boosters, ready to give you the essence of TCM in a flash.

Universality: Speaking Everyone’s Language

Traditional Chinese Medicine is studied and practiced all over the globe. But with all these different languages, sometimes it’s hard to communicate ideas clearly. Our Boncho Icons break down these language barriers. They’re like the universal translators of TCM, instantly understandable no matter where you’re from. It’s like how everyone understands a smiley face emoji—simple and clear. With our icons, TCM knowledge becomes accessible to everyone, everywhere.

Aesthetic Appeal: Turning Study into a Visual Treat

Let’s be honest—studying can sometimes feel like a slog. But who says it has to be boring? Our icons are here to add a splash of fun and color to your study sessions. They transform plain study cards into engaging visual tools. Imagine seeing a cute, colorful symbol that not only helps you remember a concept but also brightens your mood. It’s like adding a sprinkle of joy to your learning routine.

Space-Saving: Packing Info into Tiny Spaces

We live in a world where our study tools need to be as compact as possible. Whether you’re studying on your phone, tablet, or a notebook, space is limited. That’s where our icons really shine. They’re like little info-packed gems that take up minimal space but give you all the info you need. Perfect for those on-the-go study sessions or when you’re jotting down quick notes. They help keep your study cards neat and tidy without sacrificing content.

Intuitiveness: Easy as Pie

Icons are like visual cues that your brain naturally understands. They’re designed to be intuitive—when you see them, you instantly know what they mean. It’s like how a red light means stop and a green light means go. Our Boncho Icons work the same way. They symbolize TCM concepts in a way that’s immediately recognizable, making your study sessions smoother and more instinctive. No need to second-guess what something means!

Navigation: Your Study GPS

Navigating through the vast sea of TCM knowledge can be a bit overwhelming. But our icons are here to guide you. They act like little navigation tools, helping you quickly find your way through different topics on your study cards. Want to jump from the theory of Qi to herbal formulas? Our icons are there to point you in the right direction, making your study flow seamless and efficient. It’s like having a mini GPS for your learning journey.

Accessibility: Learning for Everyone

We believe that everyone should have the chance to learn TCM, no matter how they prefer to study. That’s why our icons are more than just eye-candy—they’re practical helpers. For those who might struggle with traditional text-based learning or have learning disabilities, these icons provide clear visual cues that make understanding easier. They’re like friendly guides, making sure everyone can engage with and enjoy the learning process.


So, why did we deck out our study cards with Boncho Icons? Because we want to make your TCM learning experience as easy, enjoyable, and effective as possible. With these icons, you’re not just reading—you’re engaging with the material in a dynamic, visual way. They’re your trusty sidekicks, ready to help you master TCM one delightful symbol at a time.

Next time you dive into your study cards, let our Boncho Icons be your guide. They’re here to ensure your TCM journey is as smooth, fun, and colorful as can be. Happy studying, and may your TCM adventures be bright and successful! 🌟


Download Boncho Icon Legend HERE

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