BN.com Gift Guide

Interior Design Visual Presentation: A Guide to Graphics, Models and Presentation Techniques / Edition 4

Paperback (Print)
Rent
Rent from BN.com
$14.11
(Save 72%)
Est. Return Date: 02/17/2015
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $25.63
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 48%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (21) from $25.63   
  • New (12) from $31.16   
  • Used (9) from $25.63   

Overview

A practical, comprehensive guide to developing effective design communication skills

From doing a quick sketch to producing a fully rendered model, the ability to create visual representations of designs is a critical skill for every designer. Interior Design Visual Presentation, Fourth Edition offers thorough coverage of interior design communication used throughout the design process, complete with a broad range of real-world examples.

This fully updated handbook presents the full range of styles and techniques used for interior design visual communication, from hand drawing to 3D computer modeling. Its accessible, how-to approach guides you through a variety of methods for executing creative and successful design graphics, models, and presentations. Recognizing the ongoing proliferation of digital tools for visual representation, this edition provides the latest information on 2D design presentation software, such as Photoshop, SketchUp, Revit, and AutoCAD. Dozens of high-quality, full-color illustrations highlight step-by-step instructions detailing techniques and approaches throughout the book.

Standout features of this new edition include:

  • Discrete chapters devoted to manual, freehand, and digital drawing
  • Numerous examples of quick-sketching techniques as well as computer-generated, 3D representations using Google SketchUp and other software
  • Updated coverage of graphics, composition, and organization of presentations
  • A range of examples from small residential student projects to huge public interior spaces designed by leading professionals
  • New coverage of rendering
  • In-depth coverage of a wide range of material sample presentation boards

From traditional to cutting-edge techniques, Interior Design Visual Presentation, Fourth Edition gives students and professionals alike the tools to give visual life to their design vision.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470619025
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 2/14/2012
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 320
  • Sales rank: 285,072
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

MAUREEN MITTON, MA, is a Professor at and Director of the School of Art and Design at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. She is a Certified Interior Designer, NCIDQ qualified, and a member of IDEC.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Introduction

1. An Introduction to Drawing for Interior Design

2. The Design Process and Related Graphics

3. Paraline and Perspective Drawings

4. Drawing and Sketching Interior Environments

5. Digital Models and Drawings

6. Rendering by Hand

7. Digital Rendering

8. Scale Models

9. Presenting Materials and Finishes

10. Making the Complete Presentation

Appendix 1. Materials, Tools, and Equipment for Manual Drafting and Drawing

Appendix 2. Blank Criteria Matrix

Appendix 3. Color Theory for Rendering

Index

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing all of 2 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted May 7, 2012

    No text was provided for this review.

  • Anonymous

    Posted January 16, 2012

    No text was provided for this review.

Sort by: Showing all of 2 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)