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Architecture Guides to Add to Your Reading List

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 4/24/15 11:07 AM
Want to take your designs to the next level? Then we've got some reading material for you. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling with Vectorworks, Architecture, Education, Stephen Scaysbrook, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Architect Tutorial Manual, 3D Modeling, ArchonCAD, BIM, Community, Jonathan Pickup, vectorworks 2015, Vectorworks Design Summit

Fifth edition of 3D Modeling with Vectorworks tutorial now available

Posted by Julie McClure on 6/6/13 8:34 AM
Are you interested in learning to create free-form models with Vectorworks software? If you are, consider purchasing the newly revised 3D Modeling with Vectorworks Tutorial Manual. Written by experienced trainer and author Jonathan Pickup of Archoncad, this essential guide will help anyone build a foundation of skills for creating 3D forms through the use of extrudes, sweeps, solids, NURBS, loft surfaces, and 3D primitives. This fifth edition of the book has been updated to show you how to get the best results from Vectorworks 2013 software and complements the complete line of Nemetschek Vectorworks training guides. Read More

Topics: Architecture, resources, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Architect Tutorial Manual, 3D Modeling, 3D Modeling with Vectorworks Tutorial Manual, ArchonCAD, Jonathan Pickup, Landmark, Landscape, Vectorworks 2013, Vectorworks Landmark Tutorial Manual

Jonathan Pickup updates Vectorworks Landmark tutorial for 2013

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/21/13 9:24 AM
Written by experienced Vectorworks trainer and author Jonathan Pickup of Archoncad, the Vectorworks Landmark Tutorial Manual provides explanations of Vectorworks Landmark concepts and techniques for users of all levels. The manual uses a series of exercises to reinforce the features and workflow capabilities of the software, starting with a very simple exercise on landscape budgeting. Content and exercises build in complexity, and by the end of the manual, the user will be able to use the plant database, create custom plants, edit the plant graphics, import drawings from consultants, create planting plans, and send the drawings back to a consultant. Read More

Topics: resources, ArchonCAD, Jonathan Pickup, Landmark, Landscape, Vectorworks 2013, Vectorworks Landmark Tutorial Manual

New Vectorworks Architect tutorial available

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/7/13 10:34 AM
The fifth edition of our Vectorworks Architect Tutorial Manual by expert Vectorworks trainer Jonathan Pickup of Archoncad is now available. This thorough, project-based training workbook has been updated for use with Vectorworks Architect 2013 software and includes instruction about the following: Read More

Topics: Architecture, resource, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Architect Tutorial Manual, ArchonCAD, Jonathan Pickup, Vectorworks 2013

New Vectorworks Essentials Tutorial now available

Posted by Lisa Lance on 1/3/13 9:54 AM
Updated for the 2013 version of Vectorworks software, the fifth edition of our Vectorworks Essentials Tutorial manual by Jonathan Pickup of Archoncad is a must-have workbook for anyone new to Vectorworks. This manual is designed to help you build a foundation of knowledge so that you will understand how the program is intended to work. Read More

Topics: Architecture, resources, 3D Modeling, ArchonCAD, Jonathan Pickup, Vectorworks 2013, Vectorworks Essentials Tutorial Manual

New Vectorworks Landmark tutorial now available

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/8/12 11:47 AM
We're excited to announce the publication of a new training guide for users of Vectorworks Landmark software: Vectorworks Landmark Tutorial Manual, Third Edition. This manual was written by Jonathan Pickup, a leading Vectorworks trainer from New Zealand, and it has been updated for use with the 2012 version of Vectorworks software. Read More

Topics: resources, Vectorworks 2012, ArchonCAD, Jonathan Pickup, Landmark, Landscape, Vectorworks Landmark Tutorial Manual

Icebreaker Breaks New Ground

Posted by Lisa Lance on 2/14/12 11:30 AM
Since its inception in 1995, Icebreaker has led its competitors in the merino wool industry. With over 3,000 trading partners selling its wares in 43 countries, Icebreaker maintains production facilities around the world to keep them supplied. And the recent economic downturn has not stopped their growth. Bill Powell, production artist, says, “People will always buy quality, and we have a quality product.” Read More

Topics: Architecture, Megabits Trust, Vectorworks Architect, ArchonCAD, Bill Powell, Bill Vincent, Case Study, Designers Institute of New Zealand, Icebreaker, Jonathan Pickup

New Vector-workout available from Archoncad

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/24/10 10:59 AM
Archoncad, a New Zealand-based provider of training and consulting services to architects and design professionals, has a new manual available for Vectorworks users: the Vector-workout Guide to Residential Concept Design. Read More

Topics: Architecture, resources, Vectorworks Architect, 3D Modeling, ArchonCAD, Jonathan Pickup, Vector-workout Guide to Residential Concept Design

Jonathan Pickup offers Vector-workout for sharpening skills

Posted by Theresa Downs on 1/5/10 3:28 PM
Looking for the perfect New Year's resolution that DOESN'T involve running, aerobics, and weight training? Jonathan Pickup's Vector-workout can be done from the convenience of your desktop without breaking a sweat! Read More

Topics: resources, ArchonCAD, BIM, Jonathan Pickup, Vector-Workout, Vectorworks 2009, Vectorworks 2010

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