Architectural Stop-Motion // Hand Drafting at the Studio

Posted on by Lauren Moss

In the first stages of the architectural design process, we utilize sketches and overlays to explore options and develop ideas, with preliminary presentation drawings typically drafted by hand. This approach enables flexibility during the critical early phases and encourages a fluid dialogue to establish a well-defined concept through an iterative process.

For a stop motion snapshot behind the scenes, here’s a quick time-lapse from our studio, where Jason is drafting an exterior side elevation from the site and floor plan drawings… [watch online]

schematic elevation drawing / lake forest studio

design drawings /   lake forest studio

design drawings / lake forest studio

For more on this specific project, a new contemporary industrial workshop in nearby Lake Forest, find drawings and information at a previous post.