Drawing and Designing with Confidence

Author: Mike W. Lin

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons


Category: Architecture

Page: 208

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Readers of this book learn graphic rendering skills quickly with the proven how-to approach that has made Lin the most successful teacher in the field. His method emphasizes speed, confidence, and relaxation, while incorporating many time-saving tricks of the trade.

Extraordinary Jobs for Creative People

Author: Alecia T. Devantier

Publisher: Infobase Publishing


Category: Business

Page: 177

View: 467

Ever wonder who wrangles the animals during a movie shoot? What it takes to be a brewmaster? How that play-by-play announcer got his job? What it is like to be a secret shopper? The new.

Engineering Drawing and Design

Author: David A. Madsen

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Category: Architecture

Page: 1680

View: 612

For more than 25 years, students have relied on this trusted text for easy-to-read, comprehensive drafting and design instruction that complies with the latest ANSI and ASME industry standards for mechanical drafting. The Sixth Edition of ENGINEERING DRAWING AND DESIGN continues this tradition of excellence with a multitude of real, high-quality industry drawings and more than 1,000 drafting, design, and practical application problems—including many new to the current edition. The text showcases actual product designs in all phases, from concept through manufacturing, marketing, and distribution. In addition, the engineering design process now features new material related to production practices that eliminate waste in all phases, and the authors describe practices to improve process output quality by using quality management methods to identify the causes of defects, remove them, and minimize manufacturing variables. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Board of Contract Appeals Decisions

Author: United States. Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals



Category: Defense contracts


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The full texts of Armed Services and othr Boards of Contract Appeals decisions on contracts appeals.

Freehand Drawing and Discovery

Author: James Richards

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons


Category: Architecture

Page: 288

View: 648

Features access to video tutorials! Designed to help architects, planners, and landscape architects use freehand sketching to quickly and creatively generate design concepts, Freehand Drawing and Discovery uses an array of cross-disciplinary examples to help readers develop their drawing skills. Taking a "both/and" approach, this book provides step-by-step guidance on drawing tools and techniques and offers practical suggestions on how to use these skills in conjunction with digital tools on real-world projects. Illustrated with nearly 300 full color drawings, the book includes a series of video demonstrations that reinforces the sketching techniques.

Design Graphics


Publisher: Prentice Hall


Category: Architecture

Page: 159

View: 969

This unique book emphasizes hand-drawing as a design skill, demonstrating this drawing as a mental as well as a physical exercise. Utilizing this book will enable the practitioner to make design decision on paper faster and easier, and will let them know how visual communication with clients can provide better, more economical design solutions.Practical, straightforward, and reader-friendly, this book covers such topics as sketching line, light, texture, and materials; design drawing, including the 5-step bubble flow and conceptual doodles/diagrams; and perspective and rendering techniques, including 1pt. and 2pt. ‘eyeball’ methods, ‘overlay method,’ and entourage.An excellent refresher for professional designers and architects, as well as a primer for those employed in any related field.

Children’s Writing and Drawing as Design

Author: Diane Mavers

Publisher: Routledge


Category: Education

Page: 162

View: 328

Children’s everyday text making is remarkable in its very ordinariness. This book investigates the multiple ways in which children make meaning as they draw and write – in copying, online messaging, spelling ‘mistakes’, shading, layout – at home and at school, on the page and on the screen.