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Architect's Toolbox: The Sketches That Spark a Home
See why in a high-tech world, pen and paper are often still essential for communicating design ideas
"pen-and-paper sketch. "That big idea, the whole project, has to be distilled into one little... after the sketch, but that's another story Early sketches are loose and quick to communicate... hand-drawn sketches add a quality that I don't see in computer generated sketches. I'm... ability to sketch or the process of sketching. Often it is complained that young designers... first sketches and a photograph of the finished project side by side, even better..."
Designer Sketch: Susannah Devine
The Houston designer shatters the ecofriendly stereotype with her love of 17th-century design, rap music and Frank Lloyd Wright
"Google SketchUp is a great tool. RD uses that with great success to help clients... quick hand sketches in perspective to identify the three-dimensional aspects of details... designer sketches:Jean Dufrense | Danielle Wallinger | Lea Hein | Noel Cross..."
Designer Sketch: David Howell
The Kiwi architect talks about the birth of his career in a garage, the infinity of his native landscape and what he'd change about kitchens
Designer Sketch: Josh McCullar
Ancient ruins, modern lines and back roads inspire a Virginia designer. See what's on his drawing board now
Designer Sketch: Allison Jaffe
Designer Sketch: Jay Keller
Whether for a restaurant or a home, this Chicago architect takes an inquisitive approach to his designs
"able to sketch an idea quickly to get a point across, even if it is with a stylus on... Designer Sketches: Architect Jean Dufresne | Josh McCullar..."
Designer Sketch: Jane Frederick
Learn about this Southern architect's inspiration, her favorite furniture and the one thing that never fails to make her laugh
Designer Sketch: Lea Hein
The Swedish cabinetmaker and furniture designer gets inspired by urban gardening, sustainability and shapes in art and nature
"Designer Sketches: Josh McCullar | Jean Dufresne..."
Designer Sketch: Noel Cross
Hear about the California architect's new net-zero-energy home project and the first time a building brought him to tears
Designer Sketch: Danielle Wallinger
Starting in an unexpected place, this interior designer talks about geothermal systems, inspiration sources and the most joyous color
Artist Sketch: Michelle Armas
From a rainy walk in New York City to a stranger's outfit to Gustav Klimt, painter Michelle Armas finds inspiration everywhere
Designer Sketch: Jean Dufresne
A Chicago architect finds inspiration in clients, laments the McMansion and explains why designing for resale value isn't always essential
"us to sketch and represent to them what we are talking about. Applications like..."
Architect's Toolbox: 6 Drawings on the Way to a Dream Home
Each architectural drawing phase helps ensure a desired result. See what happens from quick thumbnail sketch to detailed construction plan
"thumbnail sketch to detailed construction plan... thumbnail sketches to detailed construction drawings, architects and other design pr... free-hand sketching...even the 'chicken scratch' drawings. Every designer / architect... detail sketching on-site. :: thirdstone inc. [^] http://www.houzz.com/photos/15... thumbnail sketches, not only for the architect, but to explain a point to the carpenter... interior sketches. Stuart Cohen FAIA Great article Bud! And great point about the added..."
Score Architects' Rare Artworks at an Online Auction
One-of-a-kind sketches, prints and more from 50 top designers and architects will be auctioned off to support communities in need
"-kind sketches, prints and more from 50 top designers and architects will be auctioned... original sketches, prints and photographs in a 10-day auction to raise money for Ar..."
Dream Workshop in a Rural Sonoma Barn