with Jeff DiCicco
Online Class

The Art & Science of Perspective

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Overview

Explore the principles of perspective guided by artist and architectural illustrator Jeff DiCicco, and learn to draw depictions of depth so convincing, you feel as though you could step inside. Delve into the process of establishing a vanishing point and a horizon line by using a ruler to draw precise orthogonal and transversal lines. Then sketch a recessional grid system that arranges three-dimensional shapes and architecture in illusionistic space. Create precise, realistic interior and exterior floor plans from one-point perspective, and learn Jeff's expert tips for alignment and accuracy. Then, discover two-point perspective with a cityscape exercise and rendering of a private residence. Learn the powerful system of perspective, and gain the tools to portray life as seen by the human eye!

Details

  • advanced
  • 8 episodes
  • 2h47m

Included in this Class

1. Introduction to Perspective
13m

1. Introduction to Perspective

Meet your instructor, artist and architectural illustrator Jeff DiCicco, and gain an overview of how perspective creates the illusion of depth and dimension in fine art. Next, dive into an exercise that will acquaint you with measuring rules and drawing techniques that you'll use throughout the class.

2. One-Point Perspective
20m

2. One-Point Perspective

Learn to apply the principles of one-point perspective by measuring and drawing a recessional grid system that allows you to draw geometric shapes in 3-D and situate them in illusionistic space.

3. One-Point Interior
19m

3. One-Point Interior

Learn to translate an interior floor plan into an illusionistic room by establishing a vantage point, implying a cone of vision, and taking accurate measurements for walls, doors and windows.

1. Introduction to Perspective

1. Introduction to Perspective

2. One-Point Perspective

2. One-Point Perspective

3. One-Point Interior

3. One-Point Interior

4. One-Point Exterior

4. One-Point Exterior

5. Two-Point Perspective

5. Two-Point Perspective

6. Two-Point Structure

6. Two-Point Structure

7. Two-Point Exterior Features

7. Two-Point Exterior Features

8. Front Yard Details

8. Front Yard Details