The magic of drawing

Something interesting happens when we put our first ideas on the page.  The act of drawing and seeing these ideas can actually stimulate us to have more ideas.  There is feedback.  We automatically evaluate each idea and it’s at this point variations should be considered so that each idea spawns a family of ideas.  It […]

Drawing for design

Don’t underestimate the power of drawing when developing design ideas.  Drawing is a kind of thinking and the way you draw will affect your design thinking.  If you are slow, hesitant and afraid of drawing then this will be reflected in your design work.  In fact, this is most people.  Drawing ability is not really […]

The power of perspective

If you can draw in perspective, then you have a powerful tool at your disposal.  Your drawings will look like real life and this means that you will be able to make good judgements about what you are drawing.  If you are designing something, then you can decide on whether you like it or not […]