Hosted by the Southern California Chapter | 1.5 AIA CES Learning Units|Elective and 1.5 credits towards the Certificate in Classical Architecture
Come learn or refresh on basic perspective tools to enhance your freehand drawing skills! This class will focus on the basic elements of one-point perspective, including techniques to add interest and the illusion of depth to your drawings. Through a hands-on exercise and image studies you will gain a basic understanding of perspective elements in drawing, and improve your confidence and ability in sketching - whether to communicate your design ideas, or for urban/ travel sketching.
Patti Poundstone (www.sketchillustration.com) is an illustrator and licensed architect, specializing in hand-rendered illustrations for architecture, interiors, and landscape projects since 2008. She has taught sketch drawing classes in the Los Angeles area for various design firms and the ICAA Southern California Chapter, including the New Heights program for middle-school students.She serves on the board of the American Society of Architectural Illustrators, and is a three-time recipient of an Award of Excellence in the ASAI annual Architecture in Perspective competition. Additionally, she serves as a juror for the annual UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture program student show.
Image: Patti Poundstone
This event is hosted by an ICAA Chapter. Please check the Chapter website, or contact the Chapter directly, for the most up-to-date details including dates, times, and pricing.
Instructional Delivery Method: Live Online Learning Program
Program Level: Introductory
AIA CES Program Approval Expiration Date: May 18, 2023
Provider Number: G193
Provider Statement: The Institute of Classical Architecture & Art is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number G193. All registered AIA CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider or this learning program may be sent to AIA CES ([email protected] or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).
This learning program is registered with AIA CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.
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.
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