Drawing Shortcuts

This group was set up for anyone who has every attended a workshop or webinar with Jim Leggitt and for those who would like to learn his Drawing Shortcut techniques.

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Landscape Architecture Discussion Forum

Marker Combinations 3 Replies

Hello all,was wondering what the group has as far as good marker color combinations for bond paper. Im trying to get a list together that i can referrence while im rendering. A list that would have a…Continue

Started by Pat Beam. Last reply by david j bockman Mar 11, 2014.

Digital Prismacolor sets 10 Replies

Hey all. For anyone who learned to render using actual Prismacolor markers and pencils, I've developed digital color sets for Illustrator and Photoshop. They're non-proprietary (as far as I know) so…Continue

Started by G. Ryan Smith. Last reply by Nutan Indulkar Ghag Mar 13, 2013.

Good reasons

Need more reasons to attend the event?Now you have the perfect one! …Continue

Started by Bruno Marques Oct 13, 2011.

Color Combinations 8 Replies

I do my sketches on trace then use markers to color on the back side.  However, I always get stuck on what colors to use.  Does anyone have a recommendation of 4-5 colors that work well together? …Continue

Tags: Markers, Color

Started by Andrew Spiering. Last reply by Andrew Spiering Jun 9, 2011.

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Comment by Bruno Marques on August 28, 2012 at 11:41am

7th European Biennial of Landscape - Sept 27-29 2012 / Barcelona, Spain


Comment by JIm Leggitt on April 21, 2012 at 12:56pm

Nice drawing! I would like to know if your sketch was made over a 3D SketchUp model. 

Comment by 周春来 on March 12, 2012 at 11:09pm

Hope that the platform to see more of the outstanding works

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Comment by 周春来 on March 11, 2012 at 9:07pm

Very glad to become a member here, thank you

Comment by JIm Leggitt on April 7, 2011 at 7:15pm
Thanks Tim and Cynthia. Next webinar will really get into strategic thinking about perspectives and drawing composition - my favorites! I'll cook up some more video clips and hopefully control the camera focus a bit more than in last night's program.
Comment by Cynthia Leigh on April 7, 2011 at 6:44pm
Webinar was really great - nice mix of refresher and new info. So helpful to keep up to date on materials and processes and see through Jim's crystal ball into the future.
Comment by Tim Oliver on April 7, 2011 at 1:02pm
Great webinar last night, Jim!  Looking forward to part 2 next week!
Comment by Andrew Spiering on December 8, 2010 at 6:38pm
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