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Get Your Landscape Books Signed at the Vectorworks Design Summit

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 4/15/15 11:45 AM
Nothing says spring like landscape design! So, to celebrate the release of new instructional guides Residential Garden Design, Seventh Edition by Tamsin Slatter and Vectorworks Landmark Tutorial Manual, Fifth Edition by Jonathan Pickup, we're hosting two book signings in the Paris Foyer at the Sofitel Philadelphia Hotel during the Vectorworks Design Summit, and all registered attendees are welcome. Read More

Topics: Education, Fifth Edition, Residential Garden Design, Seventh Edition, Tamsin Slatter, Jonathan Pickup, Landmark, Landscape, vectorworks 2015, Vectorworks Design Summit, Vectorworks Landmark Tutorial Manual, Vectorworks Landmark with Renderworks software

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 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

Updated Vectorworks tutorials from Jonathan Pickup now available

Posted by Lisa Lance on 2/25/10 10:06 AM
We are excited to announce the availability of two updated training guides. The tutorials, 3D Modeling in Vectorworks, Second Edition and Vectorworks Landmark Tutorial Manual, Second Edition, were both written by experienced Vectorworks user and author Jonathan Pickup.  3D Modeling in Vectorworks, Second Edition is a guide for users seeking to create 3D forms through the use of extrudes, sweeps, solids, NURBS, loft surfaces, and 3D primitives. The guide also includes 62 videos, which provide step-by-step instructions for completing the exercises. Vectorworks Landmark Tutorial Manual, Second Edition includes a series of projects to familiarize the user with Vectorworks Landmark concepts and techniques and includes more than 50 videos to walk users through each technique. In a review of the 3D modeling tutorial on his blog, www.the-veg.com,  Kellan R. Vincent of Vincent Landscapes, Inc. wrote: “Overall I think the new book is a great way to really get into parametric modeling. Pickup outlines various 3D modeling tools, giving tons of screen captures as well as a DVD containing associated videos. After learning some of the basic commands and uses for the tools, the tutorial takes you through a couple of full projects from start to finish.” To read the press release in full, please visit our website.   Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling in Vectorworks, resources, www.the-veg.com, 3D Modeling, Jonathan Pickup, Kellan R. Vincent, Landmark, Landscape, Vectorworks 2010, Vectorworks Landmark Tutorial Manual, Vincent Landscapes Inc.

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