A Garden Designer’s Favorite Tool Isn’t a Spade

Posted by Samantha Hyatt on 12/14/18 10:55 AM

I think when clients or suppliers walk into our studio at Ann-Marie Powell Gardens, they’re surprised to see so many screens. I can understand why people don’t consider garden design to be an IT-focused profession, but there is no denying that my colleagues and myself are working in Vectorworks most of the time. It’s always open on our Macs. In fact, to ensure accuracy we keep all our schedules, plans, and drawings in Vectorworks files for as long as we can and only export them when the time comes to share information.

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Topics: Adrian Slatter, Site Modeling, Tamsin Slatter, Vectorworks, Clip Cube, Vectorworks UK, vectorworks 2019, 2D components for hybrid objects, Ann-Marie Powell Gardens, plant tool, Katarina Ollikainen

Vectorworks Design Day: A Celebration of our UK Office

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 10/11/18 11:46 AM

On October 2, over 200 Vectorworks customers, prospects, and partners gathered for Vectorworks Design Day at the Cavendish Conference Centre in London. This event served as the one year anniversary celebration of the Vectorworks UK office opening.

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Topics: Adrian Slatter, Jeremy Powell, Ruby Siddiqui, Solibri, Steve Johnson, Tamsin Slatter, CEO Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Vectorworks UK, BIM Level 2, vectorworks 2019, Cavendish Conference Centre, Ares Landscape Architects, Assael Architecture, Vectorworks Design Day, Ricardo Ares, Ben Lam, Gabriel Zitman, Starbucks Coffee Company UK LTD

It’s Hammer Time: Vectorworks Earns 10 Award Nods

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 10/10/18 11:33 AM

“The Hammers” have dropped, and we’ve received 10 nominations for this year’s Construction Computing Awards. Our company and Vectorworks Architect were nominated for three awards, while the Nomad app also received recognition. Jonathan Reeves, director of Jonathan Reeves Architects, scored three nominations for his projects and work as a Vectorworks trainer.

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Topics: Jonathan Reeves, Tamsin Slatter, The Hammers, Vectorworks Architect, Construction Computing Awards, David Chadwick, Nomad app, Jonathan Reeves Architects

Vectorworks Helps Student Designers Get 2 The Top

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 5/10/18 9:40 AM

We are proud to have been involved in the latest Society of British Interior Designers (SBID) student competition and to be actively involved in their events. It is a privilege to participate in the various activities and competitions SBID holds for interior designers.

Each event held by the SBID helps to find the finest young designers and bridge the gap between students and their careers. By partnering with SBID, we are able to offer a wide array of opportunities for the interior designers of the future.

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Topics: Southampton Solent University, Tamsin Slatter, interior design, Interior Design Student, Birmingham City University, Get Me 2 the Top, Tacan Ibrahimoglu, Rachel Adams, University of Central Lancashire, Joe Deakin, Society of British Interior Designers, SBID, eSociety Magazine, UK Director of Customer Success

Vectorworks Opens New Office to Better Serve Customers in the UK and Ireland

Posted by Lisa Lance on 8/15/17 9:09 AM

Vectorworks is growing, and we are delighted to announce the formation of a new Vectorworks office in the UK.

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Topics: Adrian Slatter, Architecture, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Spotlight, Tamsin Slatter, Vectorworks, Design Software Solutions, Landscape, Vectorworks UK office

Seven New Speakers Added to 2017 Design Summit

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 8/10/17 12:22 PM

It’s hard to believe our 2017 Vectorworks Design Summit is less than six weeks away. We are pleased to announce the addition of seven new speakers for the Summit, to be held Monday, September 18 to Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland.

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Topics: 3Dconnexion, Allied Works Architecture, Architecture, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Entertainment, RTN Showsupport, Tamsin Slatter, Vectorworks, 2017 Vectorworks Design Summit, Bluebeam Inc, Brad Cloepfil, Canon U.S.A, Design Software Solutions, Landscape, Marionette, Paul Beaty-Pownall, PWP Landscape Architecture, Remco Teunissen, Vectorworks 2018, Vectorworks Design Summit, Vectorworks Landmark, Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel, Daniel Irvine, Jean Dieres Monplaisir, SCIA Inc., Adam Greenspan, HP Inc., IttenBrechbuhl, Marc Pancera, Principle Architecture, Solibri LLC, bpr architects ltd

Three Success Stories: How Vectorworks Landmark Offers Creative Solutions to Support Inspiration

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 7/6/17 10:34 AM

Does your client’s outdoor living space:

  • Lack privacy and shade?
  • Have hideous eyesores surrounding the house, such as AC units, utility meters, trash/recycling bins, hoses, or equipment?
  • Lack a homey feel, leaving your client reluctant to spend time in it?
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Topics: Eric Berg, ProBuilt Construction, Tamsin Slatter, Christina Speiden, DeckWorks, Landscape, Vectorworks Landmark, Matthew Cunningham, outdoor living space, Pacific Coast Land Design Inc, Matthew Cunningham Landscape Design LLC

Growing Our Practice with Vectorworks Architect

Posted by Guest Author on 7/2/15 9:55 AM

By David Seccombe, Director at Gráinne O’Keeffe Architects Ltd

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Topics: Architecture, Grainne O'Keeffe Architects, Renderworks, Tamsin Slatter, Vectorworks Architect, 3D Modeling, Community, Computers Unlimited, David Seccombe, Design Software Solutions, Vectorworks Fundamentals

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.

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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

Vectorworks Trainer Designs Display for Oxley’s Furniture at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 5/21/14 9:38 AM

If you’ve taken a Vectorworks Landmark or interior design training course at Design Software Solutions in the United Kingdom, you’ve experienced Kate Pearson’s talents as a knowledgeable Vectorworks software trainer firsthand. So when Oxley's Furniture invited her to design their exhibit for the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014, we were delighted and not the least bit surprised!

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Topics: Oxley's Furniture, RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014, Tamsin Slatter, Community, Design Software Solutions, Kate Pearson, Landmark, Landscape, Oxford College of Garden Design, Vectorworks Landmark

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