Drawing Gym for engineers
Date & Time

7 November 2023 - 28 November 2023
10:00 - 12:00 GMT

Location

Online

Price

Member: £305 + VAT
(Early booking £275 + VAT)
 
Standard: £425 + VAT
(Early booking £385 + VAT)

Drawing Gym for engineers

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Date & Time

7 November 2023 - 28 November 2023
10:00 - 12:00 GMT

Location

Online

Price

Member: £305 + VAT
(Early booking £275 + VAT)
 
Standard: £425 + VAT
(Early booking £385 + VAT)

Early booking discount

available until one month prior

This course introduces a number of drawing techniques and systems. It will increase your confidence in your sketching abilities.

Course date

Tuesday 7 November, 10:00 - 12:00 GMT
Tuesday 14 November, 10:00 - 12:00 GMT
Wednesday 21 November, 10:00 - 12:00 GMT
Wednesday 28 November, 10:00 - 12:00 GMT

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, you should be able to:
  • Draw confidently using a repertoire of techniques and drawing systems
  • Draw simple geometric forms, building details in isometric, axonometric, section and simple perspectives
  • Express a broad range of concepts and forms through drawing
  • Draw assuredly from your ‘mind’s eye’
  • Use non-verbal communication professionally    
  • Exercise cognitive and spatial skills through sketching
  • Unlock the mental link between drawing and building
  • Prepare for sketching over Revit models, photos, Google Earth, Sketchup and CAD drawings

Intended for

Engineers and designers, including product designers, architects and set designers, who are seeking 2D and 3D strategies to help visualise spatial concepts.

Entry criteria

This course is suitable for all, including non-sketchers, rusty practitioners, and those who sketch frequently but want  to make drawings of a higher standard, possibly for use in presentations. Participants will be sent worksheets before the course, which will enable you to practise sketching before you attend. You will leave with another set to help you keep practising.

Video - why do engineers draw? 

Speaker

Trevor Flynn

Course tutor

Trevor Flynn is Director of  Drawing at Work and founder of The Drawing Gym. He teaches drawing at University College London and runs the architectural and spatial drawing module of the Architectural Association foundation course. Trevor is a visiting lecturer  at the School of Architecture at the University of Bath and is a drawing instructor in several architectural and engineering offices.

Contact

Email - [email protected]

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