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Drawing for Designers

Drawing for Designers

College
London College of Communication
Taught by
Kasia Piechota, Tutor to be confirmed

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 SketchUp: 3D Modelling Design.

Tutor Description


Kasia Piechota gained her BA in interior design from University of the Arts and MRes Arts and Cultural Research degree from University of Brighton. She has been practicing as freelance designer working on various residential and commercial projects for UK and international clients. She also runs her own creative studio.

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