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Sketching Tutorials

Basic sketching skills
freehand arcs (.mov, 5.7 Mb)
freehand lines (.mov, 2.5 Mb)
freehand circles (.mov, 2.7 Mb)
freehand ellipses (.mov, 2.6 Mb)

One-point perspective
1 point perspective cubes (.mov, 18.3 Mb)
1 point perspective aqueduct (.mov, 5.8 Mb)
1 point perspective room (.mov, 8.1 Mb)

Two-point perspective
2 point perspective cube (.mov, 17.5 Mb)
2 point cubes in space (.mov, 33.9 Mb)
Cube on cube, in different orientations (.mov, 13.6 Mb)
Circles on a cube (.mov, 3.3 Mb)
2 point cylinder (.mov, 2.1 Mb)
2 point cylinders in space (.mov, 24 Mb)

Work sheets:
placing circles (ellipses) on cubes (pdf)

Basic shading and tone
filling in an area with markers (.mov, 4.6 Mb)
shading cubes (.mov, 9.7 Mb)
shading cylinders (.mov, 9 Mb)
shading spheres (.mov, 3.3 Mb)

Worksheets:
filling in an area with markers (pdf)
shading cubes (pdf)
shading cylinders (pdf)
shading spheres (pdf)

More sketching techniques by Scott Stropkay, Essential design
Spy museum-like example sketches (.mov, 2.5 Mb)
Exhibit sketch example (.mov, 0.6 Mb)
Relative scale in 1 point (.mov, 3.5 Mb)
Refrigerator in 1 point (.mov, 3.5 Mb)
2 point perspective (.mov, 3 Mb)
Refrigerator and door in 2 point (.mov, 3.4 Mb)
People in 2 point (.mov, 1.6 Mb)
Dividing space in 2 point (.mov, 5.7 Mb)

Safe: initial layout (.mov, 6.3 Mb)
Safe: adding details and context (.mov, 4 Mb)
Safe: door open (.mov, 4 Mb)
Safe: shading with pencil (.mov, 4 Mb)

Exploded views in 2 pt (.mov, 3.2 Mb)

More Rendering with Mark Evans
Shiny and soft shapes (75 MB, .mov)
Calculator rendering (filling base tones) (64 MB, .mov)
Calculator rendering (adding highlights) (95 MB, .mov)