Industrial Design Sketching Tutorials
In this design sketching video tutorial Arvind Ramkrishna shows how to draw a simple object with the goal of building a visual vocabulary.
In this article reknown automotive designer Peter Steven gives some advice on how to approach car design sketching, underlining the importance of developing a personal sketching style.
In this video tutorial Arvind Ramkrishna from Driven Mavens shows a technique that helps to build a visual vocabulary of shapes and forms by tackling only certain sections of a car.
This video tutorial shows the creation process of sketching and rendering a product, and includes many tips and suggestions for design students.
A tutorial by Arvind Ramkrishna from Driven Mavens, who shows how to render a headlight with markers and pencils on paper.
A short article by industrial designer Michael diTullo, who explains how to choose the right perspective angles.
In this video tutorial concept designer and instructor Scott Robertson explains the difference between design drawing and sketching and creating refined illustrations.
In this tutorial Luciano Bove shows his method for quickly draw ellipses for car sketches in side view, 3/4 perspectives and 3 point top view perspective.
In this design video tutorial Scott Robertson explains how to work with hard points, i.e. physical constraints that cannot be adjusted, using a futuristic bike as an example.
In this video tutorial Scott Robertson explains how to improve your drawings and designs by varying line weights.
In this video tutorials Scott Robertson explains the creation process of a quick rendering done with Copic grey markers, a white Prismacolor pencil and gouache background and highlights.
A 22-minutes video tutorial by Scott Robertson, who explains how to improve line weight in traditional media sketches.
A speed sketch demo by design instructor Bernie Walsh, who creates a quick digital rendering of a cafe racer-inspired futuristic bike. Complete with written annotations.
Concept designers Scott Robertson and Neville page go through Scott’s latest sketchbook, discussing topics such as drawing technique, inspiration, design decisions and more.
A time-lapse video showing a sketching technique for product design visualization. Done with a Sharpie pen and Copic markers.
A video tutorial by Scott Robertson explaining an effective technique for exploring and rendering forms using greyscale values and the Dodge Tool in Photoshop.
A very quick class demo by Bernie Walsh, showing the a speed rendering of a sci-fi prop concept. It was done in 15/20 minutes using SketchBook Pro on a Wacom Cintiq.
A time-lapsed 8-minute video where concept designer Scott Robertson shows how to quickly draw a sci-fi semi truck in perspective using light grey marker and a ball-point pen.