On this practical course, you'll learn how to create plans, elevations and sections as used by interior design professionals. You'll begin by learning how to use the equipment and materials and how to work in different scales. You'll carry out a detailed survey from which you'll produce your own...

Taught by: Debbie Blandford.

  • Description

    On this practical course, you'll learn how to create plans, elevations and sections as used by interior design professionals. You'll begin by learning how to use the equipment and materials and how to work in different scales. You'll carry out a detailed survey from which you'll produce your own drawings to include furniture and interior fittings. However basic your knowledge at the course's outset, you'll come away with a good grasp of drawing conventions, layout and notation.

    Course Outcomes

    You'll leave with a thorough understanding of the drawings used in Interior Design and the process and spatial considerations involved in producing them. You'll be able to conduct a site survey and draw up plans, elevations and sections, as well as drawing furniture and interior fixtures. In addition, you'll understand how to lay out and annotate drawings to a professional standard.

    Who Should Attend

    Anyone considering or wishing to take up Interior Design as a profession as well as designers studying or working in architecture or theatre design. The course is also a good starting point for those who want to progress to using CAD programs.

    Course Level

    Beginner

  • Tutor information

    Debbie Blandford has a Masters Degree from the Royal College of Art and 28 years experience working as design consultant to architectural practices and individual clients. She has a passion for working collaboratively and globally, resulting in a truly eclectic career. Projects have included hotels, bars and restaurants, aviation design, exhibitions, and high end residential interiors. 

    Clients have included the government of Saudi Arabia. Debbie also designs Furniture offering a truly bespoke interior service as well as developing products with 
    Ross Lovegrove.  

    Alongside her professional career she has taught part time across all educational levels in both the public and private sectors as well as delivering specialist courses for companies including 
    British AirwaysThe Foreign Office and the Victoria and Albert Museum. Currently Associate Lecturer at The University of the Arts London & Professor at Syracuse University


  • Materials

    Please bring the following materials with you on the first day

    • Notebook and Pen
    • Technical 'clutch' pencils sizes 0.5 and 0.8
    • Additional 2H leads for the above technical clutch pencils
    • 45 degree adjustable set square - size 250; 300 mm
    • Flat or triangular scale ruler - showing standard scales 1:100, 1:50, 1:25, 1:20, 1:5
    • Circle template
    • A4 Clipboard
    • Drawing pens 0.1 and 0.8 ( one thin and one thick )
    • Eraser
    • Masking tape (25mm)
    • General purpose scissors

Details for booking

Date Day of Week Time Duration Cost Status Location Action
06/10/2014 - 24/11/2014 Mondays 18:00 - 20:30 8 Evenings £445 Available John Islip St - SW1P Add to Basket
14/01/2015 - 04/03/2015 Wednesdays 18:00 - 20:30 8 Evenings £445 Available John Islip St - SW1P Add to Basket
13/04/2015 - 16/04/2015 Monday - Thursday 10:00 - 16:00 4 Days £445 Available John Islip St - SW1P Add to Basket
13/07/2015 - 16/07/2015 Monday - Thursday 10:00 - 16:00 4 Days £445 Available John Islip St - SW1P Add to Basket