Learn how organizing objects into Layers, Classes, and Visibility categories will help your team save time when making revisions. Become acquainted with various 2D/3D Hybrid tools within the Vectorworks software that are used to quickly create walls, doors, and windows, and also see how to easily create custom tools to personalize your design palette. Furthermore, learn how to effortlessly control the visual appeal of your drawing using the Attribute palette as well as "by Class". Understand how the Space Object will help you accomplish a BIM workflow, represent materials in 3D, as well as assist in making quick revisions simultaneously to both 2D and 3D views. Finally, learn how to use the Slab Tool to bind slabs to surrounding walls and leverage the 2D/3D Roof Tool to create roofs and area calculation reports.
Wes Gardner is an architect who joined the Nemetschek Vectorworks team as Architecture Industry Specialist in 2007. Mr. Gardner advises the Vectorworks product development team by leveraging his BIM expertise and building product and architectural intelligence. He also works directly with the Vectorworks user community to overcome everyday challenges, encourage BIM workflows, and present features and tips to help users maximize productivity and efficiency.
Architects and other building industry professionals