Drawing For Landscape Architects, Second Edition: Construction And Design Manual by Sabrina WilkDrawing For Landscape Architects, Second Edition: Construction And Design Manual by Sabrina Wilk

Drawing For Landscape Architects, Second Edition: Construction And Design Manual

bySabrina Wilk

Hardcover | December 1, 2016

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Few other professions can match landscape architecture's requirement graphically to represent and communicate so much content and so many ideas. From large-scale master-plans and strategic visions, design concepts and outdoor experiences, to specific vegetation and precise construction details - at some point everything has to be explained on paper. This handbook focuses on two areas which, even in the age of digital media, are still staples of the profession: orthographic projections and blackline drawings. Intended to be both instructional and inspirational, this book covers the basics of landscape architectural representation, hand drawing and sketching in an easy to understand way, encouraging readers to draw their ideas and develop their own graphic language and style. Showcased in these pages are many drawings from international landscape architecture offices offering practical guidance and numerous examples in key thematic areas:
> Basics of orthographic and parallel projections
> Introduction to drawing tools, applications and effects
> Symbols in different scales, styles and abstraction levels
> Drawing perspectives: constructed and free-hand
> Basic principles for layout and lettering
Sabrina Wilk is a landscape architect. Born and raised in Toronto, she received her Bachelor degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Toronto, before going on to complete her Diplom Ingenieur degree in Architecture from the Technical University of Karlsruhe. She specialized in visual representation, analogue and digital ...
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Title:Drawing For Landscape Architects, Second Edition: Construction And Design ManualFormat:HardcoverDimensions:360 pages, 11.02 × 8.86 × 0.98 inPublished:December 1, 2016Publisher:DOM PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3869225351

ISBN - 13:9783869225357

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