Tag: mechanical drawing

  • 3 Point Perspective Drawing

    3 Point Perspective Drawing

    As mentioned with one and two point perspective drawings, perspective drawing can be challenging. The most challenging of all of these is the 3 point perspective drawing. In the video below I walk through the steps to successful create a three point perspective drawing. A few things to remember about three point perspective drawings: Width…

  • 2 Point Perspective Drawing

    2 Point Perspective Drawing

    As with one point perspective drawing, 2 point can be difficult to understand and create. The measurements get even less sure on a two point perspective¬†drawing and, depending on your accuracy, the final view can look very different from the original. A few things to remember when creating a two point perspective drawing: Width is…

  • 1 Point Perspective Drawing

    1 Point Perspective Drawing

    Perspective drawing can be one of the more difficult things to do in drafting. It’s tough because, unlike some other pictorial drawings, you do not have actual measurements to go draw with everything. In perspective drawing, there is some guess work. In the video below, I describe how to create a 1 point perspective drawing.…

  • Types of Pictorial Drawings

    Types of Pictorial Drawings

    In the video below I review the three types of pictorial drawings and the sub-types of drawings to come from them.

  • Basics of the 3 Views

    Basics of the 3 Views

    Drafting is a type of communication that engineers and manufactures use in order show how an object goes together or what it looks like. There is a specific way that these drawings are made. In general, there are three basic items show in the drawing: front view, right view, and top view. In the video…

  • 3 Basic Types of Drafting Lines

    3 Basic Types of Drafting Lines

    When you begin to learn drafting, you have to learn about the different types of lines. Line types are extremely important because they are used to communicate different ideas about an object. In the video below we review the three basic types of lines that are necessary to understand when you are beginning to learn…