Hosted by the Southern California Chapter | 2.5 AIA CES Learning Units|Elective and 2.5 credits towards the Certificate in Classical Architecture (Measured Drawing)
Measured Field Drawing: Halloween Edition
Please note Pacific Daylight Time.
This is part two of a two-part class.
Part I: October 30, 9:30am - 12:00pm PDT
Measured Field Drawing, Winston Chappell, Instructor. In-person at Hollywood Forever Cemetery.
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Since the Renaissance, architects have sketched and measured all facets of architecture in portable bound books. Architects have used the sketchbook to record historical artifact in both pictorial representational, three-dimension sketches, and carefully measured drawings drawn to scale.
This course will introduce the student to a method of sketchbook drawing that is focused on accurately measured drawings of accessible architectural details, drawn-to-scale in a sketchbook. The subject for study for the In-Person field class will be various structures at Hollywood Forever Cemetery.
IMPORTANT: To ensure the safety of our community, all participants will be required to submit proof of Covid vaccination prior to the program. In addition, all participants will be required to wear a mask, and social distance precautions will be observed.
Prerequisite for Part II - Attendance at Part I or previous Measured Drawing Class.
Read the description of and register for Part I here.
Required Materials for Part II:
A fifth generation Californian, Winston Chappell graduated from Harvard University and California Institute of the Arts. Following college, he worked as a designer/builder of custom residences with a specialty in the restoration of historic properties, eventually focusing exclusively on design. His work has appeared in Architectural Digest and has been included in the New Blood 101 and Millennium Models exhibitions at the Pacific Design Center. Since 2005, he has been active in the ICAA So Cal, serving on the Education Committee and the Board of Directors. He also currently serves on the Design Review Board, Pacific Palisades Civic League; Board of Directors, Seven Arrows Elementary School and Little Dolphins Pre-School; and as Docent of the Santa Monica Conservancy.
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Instructional Delivery Method: Live In-Person Learning Program
Program Level: Introductory
AIA CES Program Approval Expiration Date: October 14, 2023
Provider Number: G193
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AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.
1. Students will be provided with an overview of the history of the architect’s sketchbook, ranging from the Renaissance to the present day.
2. Students will learn how to measure architectural details and to accurately draw in a sketchbook at scale.
3. Students will improve their architectural design skills by becoming familiar with excellent examples and precedent that can be referred to in future architectural design projects.
4. Students will increase their understanding of scale and proportion by measuring and documenting architectural detail.
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