Architectural Freehand Concept Sketching

A course by Pavel Fomenko , Architect and concept developer

Architect and concept developer. Oslo, Norway.
Joined October 2020

Enhance your architectural design skills through freehand sketching. Learn how to quickly conceptualize and visualize your ideas through simple line drawings.

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  • 530 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Enhance your architectural design skills through freehand sketching. Learn how to quickly conceptualize and visualize your ideas through simple line drawings.

A course by Pavel Fomenko

Explore the world of architecture and conceptual design with Pavel Fomenko. In this creative journey, you will delve into the intricacies of architectural sketching and design thinking. Pavel, an experienced architect and concept developer with over two decades of expertise, will be your guide.

Discover the art of thinking and sketching architectural projects that encompass various elements. This course is an opportunity to understand the essence of architectural design, from conceptualization to the development of detailed drawings. Throughout this course, you will embark on a journey to refine your skills and unleash your creativity.

Pavel will walk you through an array of drawing exercises and his artistic process. You will learn how to imagine spaces, identify thematic elements, and conceptualize designs tailored to specific locations. The course will encompass an exploration of architectural content and its components. By the end, you'll be well-equipped to communicate complex architectural concepts with clarity and focus.

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What will you learn in this online course?

13 lessons & 12 downloads

  • 100% positive reviews (4)
  • 530 students
  • 13 lessons (2h 48m)
  • 12 additional resources (0 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?

You will develop a series of drawings that will feature a bridge, transit hub, transportation elements, and more. This project will seamlessly blend into a broader creative vision, showcasing the skills you've acquired during the course.

Who is this online course for?

This course is tailored for individuals with a basic understanding of architectural design and three-dimensional space. If you're passionate about architecture and want to enhance your design thinking and sketching abilities, this course is ideal for you. Whether you're a student or a design enthusiast, you'll find value in Pavel Fomenko's expert guidance.

Requirements and materials

All you need is your enthusiasm and a desire to learn. Pavel Fomenko will guide you through the process, and no specific materials or technical prerequisites are required. So, prepare to explore the world of architectural sketching and design thinking with Pavel as your mentor.


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Pavel Fomenko

A course by Pavel Fomenko

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Architect and concept developer

Pavel Fomenko is an accomplished architect and concept developer with over two decades of experience in the architecture and design industry. Currently leading a concept design division within AFRY Norway, one of Scandinavia's largest engineering groups specializing in infrastructural design, mobility, and transportation.

In his role, Pavel oversees the early stages of design development, ensuring that the team's creative outputs deliver relevance, inspiration, value, and innovation to a diverse range of projects, clients, and collaborators. His creative approach combines intuition and practicality, with exploratory sketching serving as a means to communicate the functional, technical, and emotional depths of his designs.

Pavel's project portfolio is diverse, spanning from private commissions to large industrial buildings and city master plans. He has been involved in groundbreaking projects like an 800,000 sq.m. industrial facility in Norway focused on next-generation research and manufacturing of high-density electrical battery cells. Pavel's expertise extends to transit hub development in Lugano, Switzerland, where he envisions a transportation hub at the heart of future master plan development.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    The First Steps

    • Materials
    • Imagining the Design and Spaces
    • Identifying the Design Idea and Vision
    • Architectural Design and Infrastructural Elements
  • U3

    Making the Project

    • Drawing the Transit Hub and Transportation 1
    • Drawing the Transit Hub and Transportation 2
    • Drawing the Bridge and Tunnels Portal 1
    • Drawing the Bridge and Tunnels Portal 2
    • Drawing The Vista Point and the Ancillary Structures
  • U4

    Last Details

    • A Summary
    • Analyzing Your Work to Discover More
  • FP

    Final project

    • Architectural Freehand Concept Sketching

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Architectural Freehand Concept Sketching. Illustration, Architecture, and Spaces course by Pavel Fomenko

Architectural Freehand Concept Sketching

A course by Pavel Fomenko
Architect and concept developer. Oslo, Norway.
Joined October 2020
  • 100% positive reviews (4)
  • 530 students