Vectorworks Architect Tutorial

The Vectorworks Architect Tutorial Manual by expert Vectorworks trainer Jonathan Pickup is a thorough, project-based training workbook. The tutorial walks the user through a residential renovation project and demonstrates the process of documenting the existing site, preparing and presenting proposed designs, and creating working drawings/construction documents. Although the example in the manual is a residential project, the principles learned can also be applied to commercial building design.

The Vectorworks Architect Tutorial Manual by expert Vectorworks trainer Jonathan Pickup is a thorough, project-based training workbook. This sixth edition of the tutorial has been updated for use with Vectorworks Architect 2014 software and includes instruction about the following:

  • Basic concepts of layers and classes and how they relate to developing an office layer and class standard
  • Creating an office library
  • Using the Property Line tool
  • Creating and manipulating site models and using them for height-to-boundary analysis
  • Walls and the wall type library
  • Stairs and vertical transport
  • How to make a quick model of a project using spaces for bulk and location analysis
  • Using annotation tools, title blocks, and the note database to quickly annotate your plans
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