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In part one we looked at Vectorworks Architect and how we can use the tools and techniques of Architects to quickly create a 3-D model of the building. In this webinar we will take that building and create drawings from it. In order to create the drawings, we will use layers, classes, viewports, and sheet layers. We will also learn some powerful techniques to change the graphic style of objects once we've created the viewport. We will also look at the fundamental concept of using the three-dimensional model to create the drawings. We will create floor plans, foundation plans, elevations, and sections. We will edit the title block to add our logo. We will learn how to control the graphics and these drawings and we will create 3D views of the building for the cover sheet.
The webinar is free and lasts about one hour, including the Q&A session.
Jonathan Pickup is trained as an architect in New Zealand and in the UK, with more than 30 years of experience. He has been writing and producing Vectorworks manuals and providing customer support for more than 20 years. His company, ArchonCAD, is the premier provider of third-party manuals and training resources for Vectorworks. He offers monthly webinars for Vectorworks and maintains the Visual Knowledgebase for Vectorworks.
This webinar is suitable for users who are getting started with Vectorworks architect and for users who are using a two-dimensional drawing system and would like to move into building information modelling.