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Drafting and Visual Presentation for Interior Designers, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Lydia Cline

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Aug 24, 2011

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For courses in Visual Presentation for Interior Design and Drafting for Interior Design.


Drafting and Visual Presentation for Interior Designers teaches architectural drafting skills, color rendering, and visual presentation techniques for interior design students. Taking a tutorial approach, this easy-to-read text walks students step-by-step from simple to more complex skills. Every step of the way full-color illustrations and photos help students learn such techniques as creating 3-D drawings, making a color board, and cutting a mat. Tear-out worksheets at the back of the book reinforce the competencies for each chapter, providing easy opportunities for students to apply the concepts they have learned.

Table of Contents

1. The Design/Graphics Relationship

2. Sketching

3. Drafting and Lettering

4. The Floor Plan

5. Other Architectural Drawings

6. Paraline Drawing

7. Perspective Drawings

8. Shade, Shadow and Reflections

9. Color Theory

10. Rendering

11. Drawing Efficiencies

12. Color Boards and Books

13. The Scale Model

14. The Verbal Presentation





I. Scaled line drawings of floor plans and interior elevations.

II. How to cut a mat.



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$49.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-211630-5