Concept Sketching for Architecture and Design

A course by Timo Mueller , Industrial Designer and Illustrator

Industrial Designer and Illustrator. Hamburg, Germany.
Joined May 2020

Learn to create a sketch of an architectural space and bring it to life by adding color, light, and shadow.

  • 94% positive reviews (35)
  • 1316 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Learn to create a sketch of an architectural space and bring it to life by adding color, light, and shadow.

A course by Timo Mueller

Creating an architectural concept sketch should be an experience of discovery for the viewer. Industrial designer and illustrator Timo Müller combines digital tools with the organic aspects of analog techniques to create a space that is captivating and visually striking.

In this course, learn how to create a concept sketch that visually communicates the essence of the design of an architectural space. Discover how to bring an illustration to life by adding details, color, light and shadow using both digital and analog mediums.

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What will you learn in this online course?

18 lessons & 7 downloads

Perspective
5 minutes, 3 seconds
Digital Tools
8 minutes, 14 seconds
Loosening Up
3 minutes, 28 seconds
Getting Started: the Brief
6 minutes, 36 seconds
  • 94% positive reviews (35)
  • 1316 students
  • 18 lessons (3h 33m)
  • 7 additional resources (1 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Create a concept sketch of an architectural space that includes exhibits, products, and people.

Who is this online course for?

This course is ideal for architects and designers who would like to improve their sketching abilities.

Requirements and materials

Basic drawing skills and a digital drawing software are required for this course.


Reviews

1316 Students
35 Reviews
94% Positive ratings

Timo Mueller

A course by Timo Mueller

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Industrial Designer and Illustrator

Since early childhood, Timo Müller has been fascinated by drawing and illustration. Over the years, his interests have evolved from graffiti at a young age, then graphic design in high school, to industrial design in university.

He has been working as a designer and concept illustrator since 2010. His work has been featured in magazine like Ampere, Manager, and VW. He has also worked for companies like Bosch, Edeka, BMW, Shape Republic, PSD Bank, Audi, Telekom, Porsche, and Mercedes-Benz.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • Introduction
    • Influences
    • What Will We Do in This Course?
  • U2

    Useful Basics and Quick Preparation

    • Perspective
    • Digital Tools
    • Loosening Up
  • U3

    Here We Go!

    • Getting Started: the Brief
    • First Drafts: Defining the Areas
    • Defining Basic Shapes
    • Work Out the Details 1
    • Work Out the Details 2
    • Put In Color 1
    • Put In Color 2
    • Put In Color 3
    • Adding Life
  • U4

    Final Details and Presenting Your Work

    • Understanding Light
    • Final Details
    • Presentation
  • FP

    Final project

    • Concept Sketching for Architecture and Design

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Concept Sketching for Architecture and Design

A course by Timo Mueller
Industrial Designer and Illustrator. Hamburg, Germany.
Joined May 2020
  • 94% positive reviews (35)
  • 1316 students