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In this short video I introduce you to object snap, a great tool to improve your accuracy in drawing and increase speed.
Here is another set of free cad blocks from the First In Architecture Cad Block database. We hope you find them useful. Please feel free to download them. We will endeavour to continue building our free autocad block library - if you have any suggestions for useful...
In this short video I introduce you to two really useful tools that you should know about, ortho and polar tracking.
[Updated November 2014] When I did my degree I NEVER pulled an all nighter. I NEVER worked beyond 6pm (well maybe once!). And I RARELY worked on weekends. I decided to treat the degree like a job. I would go to uni early, go to lectures, and essentially do a...
I have put together a selection of tree edges / frames that are really good for framing your architectural graphics and renders. They can give your images context and character just by giving a glimpse of some vegetation that can frame your image and really set it...
Our free CAD Block database is a rapidly growing feature to First In Architecture. We hope you find them useful. This selection of stair cad blocks come courtesy of Jeld-Wen Windows and Doors. Please feel free to download them. We will endeavour to continue building...
My favourite Tools and Resources
I have curated a list of some of the tools and resources I would strongly recommend for anyone studying or working in Architecture.