SST_1611 – Interior Design (It’s Not Just Kitchen Design)

In this manual we looked at interior design, and while we are the kitchen as the basis of our design, this manual is about more than just kitchen design.

It is tempting to think that if we covered the design of the kitchen, that would be enough. But also like to show you how you can use Vectorworks for creating more of an interior design that showed details of the kitchen, how the kitchen connects to other rooms, demolition, and furniture. We would also like to use the three-dimensional models of our furniture to create the drawings.

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Interactive Workshops November 2016 (1611) – Interior Design (it’s not just about kitchen design)

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It is tempting to think that if we covered the design of the kitchen, that would be enough. But also like to show you how you can use Vectorworks for creating more of an interior design that showed details of the kitchen, how the kitchen connects to other rooms, demolition, and furniture. We would also like to use the three-dimensional models of our furniture to create the drawings.

We will be using Building Information Modelling principles. So as well is drawing the plan will also be drawing the three-dimensional parts of our design. This is what will allow us to create the drawings from the 3D model.

We will be looking at many aspects of Vectorworks, from simple concepts through to some of the new techniques in Vectorworks 2017.

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cadmovie151 – Drawing a Kitchen Plan Part 1

A really quick way to draw the existing kitchen is to draw the shape of the kitchen using rectangles or polygons, then draw the walls arouund. This is not the only way to do this, it is also quick to draw the walls first. It really depends on how you like to work.

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