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Ever wished you could render
without a computer in sight? Old School Viscom shows how!
With the diverse range of digital tools
available to a designer today, it can often be easy to forget the good old
fashioned techniques. Jason White refreshes our memories with his new book.
Learn sketching techniques with the new video from Miles Waterhouse
Miles Waterhouse, a designer who has written
more than a few interesting articles for DesignerTechniques, has now put his car
sketching thoughts into video form.
Considering a new drawing tablet? Read our thoughts on the Intuos4
We recently had the chance to put the Intuos4
through its paces and were very impressed. If you are considering a tablet its
certainly one worth considering. Read our full thoughts here.
What size should I Sketch? Big, small,
or somewhere in between?
Itís a simple question, and one that is asked often by beginners to product
design sketching. Is the answer as complicated as it first appears however?
Are you getting a little too precious and careful
with your sketches?
It can be difficult letting go sometimes when we sketch. The fear of making a
mistake can be pretty restricting. Is this you? Take some inspiration from Ian
Cartabiano in this short video!
competition time again! Along with CarDesign FB page, win some great
CarDesign facebook page, DesignerTechniques, Learning Curves and Sketch a Day
have all teamed together to bring you a brand new competition. Have a go, and a
Wacom Pro could be yours!
Competition time rolls around again, and with a very special prize on offer!
Many of you already know how much we encourage young aspiring designers to
enter competitions. The latest competition from Volvo Trucks UK looks like a
lot of fun, and offers a very special prize!
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