October 20, 2013

Marker Rendering Orchid

Check out this seven minute video demonstrating how I added color to an orchid line drawing with markers.  Please note that I speed up the middle […]
July 25, 2013

Mick Ricereto's Perspective Image

Wow!  Just discovered Mick Ricereto who is a in interior design and product consultant from Baltimore, Maryland.  It is inspiring for me to review his successful […]
July 22, 2013

Marker Rendering Sofa and Stairs 2

Here is the second marker rendering of this interior space.  I can improve my skill level by rendering the same image again using different colors and […]
July 4, 2013

What does your art work surface look like?

Here is a snap shot of the top of my drafting table after I just finished up a marker rendering project.  Are you neat and tidy […]
June 10, 2013

Demonstration Marker Rendering Interior

Here is a video demonstration rendering an interior space with markers.  I practiced first to select the color markers and used a subtle color palette close […]
June 3, 2013

Marker Rendered Floor Plan

Floor plans rendered with color will visually communicate the design of a space.  Color adds interest and flavor to the plan and I find markers to […]
May 20, 2013

Interior Marker Rendering Sofa & Stairs

Here is another interior rendering inspired by Connie Riik’s interior design.  My  goal in rendering her design was to have a variety of textures, patterns and […]
May 16, 2013

Interior Marker Rendering

Here is an interior rendering from a design by Connie Riik.  I am  practice for the marker rendering class I am teaching this summer. It is […]
May 12, 2013

Demonstrating Setting up for Marker Rendering Project

Here is a video about the preliminary steps I take before adding color to a line drawing using Chartpak markers.  Take a look at the drawing […]
April 29, 2013

Kristen Hansen Marker Illustrator

Here is wonderful floor plan rendering by Kristen Hansen. She is a freelance architectural illustrator who specializes in line drawings and hand renderings. Check out her […]
February 21, 2013

Marker Rendering with Plants

This year I am challenging myself to learn marker rendering technique. Here are two of my latest color images that were done with markers.   One of […]
January 10, 2013

Jacksonville Florida Urban Skyline with Color

I was outside, across the river when I started this sketchy drawing of downtown Jacksonville Florida.   It was early in the morning, this past summer […]
October 25, 2012

Sketching Architecture with Liz

Excited to see that Liz and Borromini have a Sketching Architecture blog.  I enjoy seeing her wonderful drawing and rendering style.  In this image she is […]
April 23, 2012

Michelle Morelan's Interior Renderings

Michelle Morelan is an interior designer and illustrator from Vancouver Island.  I am appreciating several aspects of her drawing technique shown in this image.  One is […]
March 13, 2012

Color Design in Hand Renderings

Neil Pearson has an exciting website showing his illustrations and renderings.  He uses a line drawing to show the design elements of the space and adds […]