Drawing for Designers

Freehand design drawing is an essential part of the design development process allowing the designer to experiment with ideas. It is a crucial skill needed in addition to CAD skills as it helps to understand spatiality and it can be less restrictive to creativity than using computer software...

Taught by: Mari Lember.

Description

Freehand design drawing is an essential part of the design development process allowing the designer to experiment with ideas. It is a crucial skill needed in addition to CAD skills as it helps to understand spatiality and it can be less restrictive to creativity than using computer software.

Students will be taught to hand draw using one and two point perspective and to use different drawing and rendering techniques which best communicate their design ideas.

Topics Covered

  • One and Two point perspective drawing
  • Rendering techniques
  • Using drawing to communicate design ideas
  • Drawing design best practice

Course Outcomes

By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Draw using 1 and 2 point perspective
  • Use a variety of drawing and rendering techniques
  • Use drawing to aid in the design process and the clear communication of design ideas

 

 

Who Should Attend
Spatial and interior designers, architects and enthusiasts new to drawing or looking to refresh their skills.

Level
Beginner.

Follow Up Courses
After you have completed this course you may be interested in making your designs come to life with Autodesk 3ds Max: Introduction or 3D Model Making.



Tutor information

Mari Lember is a BA (Hons) Interior Design graduate from LCC, working as a visiting lecturer on the BA (Hons) Interior Design and FdA Interior Design courses at LCC and as a freelance Vectorworks tutor and visualizer. She is interested in how design and visual culture can be engaged in areas such as sustainability, alternative social movements and orders and social well-being. 

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
29/03/2017 - 29/03/2017Wednesday11:00 - 17:001 Day£234Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
12/07/2017 - 12/07/2017Wednesday11:00 - 17:001 Day£234Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
07/12/2017 - 07/12/2017Thursday11:00 - 17:001 Day£234Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket