November 16, 2016

Interior Sketch One Point Perspective

One of the great things about teaching a perspective class is getting the opportunity to practice drawing an interior space.  The image above is a visual […]
March 19, 2016

One-Point Perspective Interior Sketch

Super full teaching schedule this spring at the college.  One of my favorite classes is the Interior Design Drawing class that uses my perspective book.  So […]
June 25, 2015

Copic Color Marker Rendered Interiors with a Color Scheme

Here are three marker rendering demonstrations that I quickly did for my class using a color scheme when selecting hues for an image.  Each image shows […]
May 29, 2015

One-Point Perspective Window Seat Space

I am always looking for techniques that are easy and fast for drawing one-point perspective interiors.  Here is a window seat space that has a bookshelf […]
May 20, 2015

Copic Color Marker Back Hall Rendering

Having fun adding marker to line drawings from my perspective drawing book.  This image was originally used to demonstrates how a simple one-point perspective grid becomes […]
March 9, 2015

Interior Line Drawing

Using a photograph of an interior space is great tool to for drawing a realistic interior.  Connie Riik, a local interior designer, allows me to use […]
February 23, 2015

Sketching Interiors Practice

The month of February is all about sitting in meetings for me.  Fortunately, I am attending these meetings and not facilitating them. This gives me an […]
October 23, 2014

Desk Design Line Drawing

I had an opportunity to submit this image as a guest artist for a perspective book that is being published in England.  It was fun to […]
September 26, 2014

Interior Rendering using Copic Markers

The goal of this rendering was to have a unity of color and a variety of texture and pattern. It was started with a line drawing […]
June 4, 2014

Copic Marker Rendered Sofa

I enjoyed rendering this sofa with the shiny finish in my sketchbook.  A photograph was used as a visual reference.  I find the wall finish to […]
June 1, 2014

Marker Rendering Video Demonstration Lamp with Table

Want to see a demonstration of how I rendered this image with Copic Markers?  Check out the 2o minute video clip found below.
April 12, 2014

Interior Rendering with Copic Markers

Working with Copic markers to practice rendering my interior line drawings. Here are a couple of techniques I use when learning to render with a new […]
March 5, 2014

Adding Pattern to Sofa

Here is an illustration of a one-point perspective sofa demonstrating steps for adding a fabric that has a horizontal and vertical pattern.  Before drawing the pattern, […]
February 16, 2014

Hand Drawing Inspiration from Connie Riik Designs

Interior designer Connie Riik , from Jacksonville Beach Florida, has graciously offered her design work for me to use as inspirations for my drawings.  I admire […]
February 8, 2014

Line Drawing Interior Accessories

Enjoyed practicing adding texture and pattern to these table top accessories.  The goal was to have a variety of rendered patterns which included using a combination […]
January 26, 2014

Floor Plan and One-Point Perspective Line Drawing

An important step to drawing an interior perspective space, is to start with a scaled floor plan.  This will assist you in becoming oriented to the […]
January 18, 2014

Architectural Journal Article on Sketching

Want to learn more about sketching and visual communication in the design field?  Check out Perspectives, Volume 19, Number 1, Spring 2011.  There is an extensive […]
December 21, 2013

Line Drawing Office Bedroom

I enjoyed rendering this office bedroom space.  The combination of hard and soft surfaces provided a variety of textures to render.  The wood surfaces provided a […]
November 19, 2013

Line Drawing of Sofa Pillows with Pattern

It was fun to play around with a variety of patterns in this sofa sketch.  First I collected actual samples to use as I did the […]
October 27, 2013

Hand Renderings from Daedalus Design Studio

How do hand rendered drawings fit into the interior design process? Here are three wonderful hand drawn renderings that demonstrate the importance of using visuals to […]
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