Understanding layers in Photoshop
Software
July 24, 2022

Understanding layers in Photoshop

Understanding layers in Photoshop was one of the things that seriously changed the quality of my works. As I said it previously in this Procreate post, the layer tool is used by artists with almost every project. Learning how to use them is probably the most important thing you can do to improve your digital art skills. In this post,…
Understanding layers in Procreate
Software
July 5, 2022

Understanding layers in Procreate

Understanding layers in Procreate was one of the things that seriously changed the quality of my works. This tools is used by artists with almost every project. Learning how to use them is probably the most important thing you can do to improve your digital art skills. I have shared another post about Layers in Photoshop. In this post, we'll…
Before After Architectural Garden Landscape Design Concept Illustration Graphic Architecture Render Interior Design Lumion Photoshop
Architecture Design
May 6, 2022

Before-After Garden Renovation

Discover how we redesigned this garden with these Before-After Garden Renovation photos. The brief for reconfiguring this garden was to create a family-friendly outdoor living space, which could be used every season. The idea of planning to design your garden from scratch to renovate it is the best way to increase the use of the space or even add value…
Architectural Design Concept Illustration Graphic Architecture Render Interior Design Lumion Photoshop
Architecture Design
May 6, 2022

Architecture Diploma Project

Presenting in front of a jury of professors and architects, looking at you and your boards, trying to understand what you are saying while you are just wondering if this will be over soon. While there are so many things to be stressed about in architecture, the architecture diploma project is definitely one of them! It is important to prepare and practice. I…
Senegal School Project - Architectural Design Illustration Graphic Architecture Render Interior Design Lumion Photoshop
Architecture Design
May 6, 2022

Senegal School Project

We did this project for a competition when I was still a student. The topic was to make the design of a school that would be built in Senegal, using local materials and technics. We found the topic really interesting and I wanted to have a design like this in my portfolio, so it was great to work on this.…
- 15 things architecture school taught me
Architecture

15 things architecture school taught me

Architecture is a beautiful mix of art and engineering. This field can be so satisfying yet overwhelming. There was multiple times when I had no idea what I was doing but in the end I was always happy with my works ! This is a really wide field (which is awesome and scary at the same time!) and there are…
My top 10 Favorite Mechanical Pencils
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My top 10 Favorite Mechanical Pencils

I think you all know I love drawing right? Well I also love discovering and trying new art supplies! As I mostly use mechanical pencils in my sketches, I have tried a lot of them in my life. They have different form, weight, materials, some of them are more expensive than the others, some of them are better for writing…
Renders : From SketchUp To Lumion
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March 19, 2021

Renders : From SketchUp To Lumion

Hi! In this post I want to talk about my Renders : From SketchUp to Lumion. How I import, change materials, add trees, furnitures, play with the camera settings aaaand take wonderful renders! Of course, everybody has different ways of showing and presenting their design. The things that I am going to tell you are all about my own projects…
Lumion For Architects
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March 16, 2021

Lumion For Architects

Hi! In this post I wanted to talk about Lumion for architects, the pros and cons according to my own experience. Lumion is a 3D rendering software made especially for architects. No matter if you’re working on interiors, residential, urban exteriors or landscapes, Lumion brings life to your model! Actually, this software is really close to a video game! You…
SketchUp For Architects and Designers
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March 15, 2021

SketchUp For Architects and Designers

Hi! In this post I wanted to talk about SketchUp for architects and designers, the pros and cons and for what I use it. SketchUp is a 3D modeling CAD computer program used by professional and amateurs. You can use it for architectural, interior design, landscape architecture, civil and mechanical engineering, film and video game design. I even use it…
8 Step By Step Examples Of Two Point Perspective Drawing
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8 Step By Step Examples Of Two Point Perspective Drawing

Hello and welcome! This post will be about 8 step by step examples of two point perspective drawing. I will not explain anything specific, but just let you analyze my drawing process. If you want to know more about two point perspective drawing,  you can find the basic rules and also free downloadable exercises in my previous post here. If…
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Two Point Perspective Drawing

Now that you know the basic rules of perspective as I explained in my latest post one point perspective, now I am going to use the same rules but for two point perspective drawing. One point perspective is used when we face an object, Two points perspective is used when looking at an object from its corner. So, let's start!!– The…
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One Point Perspective Drawing

Perspective is the key to almost any drawing or sketch as well as many paintings. It is one of the fundamentals that you need to understand in order to create realistic and believable scenes. This is used to give a 3 dimension to a drawing because it allows us to see a depth in an image and to understand the…
highlights shadows and cast shadows in drawings
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Highlights, Shadows and Cast Shadows in Drawings

In my latest post, I explained the importance of highlights and shadows, and the main rules you need to know about it. But this post is going to be about highlights, shadows and cast shadows in drawings, with a lot of different examples about cast-shadows. I am going to explain the geometry behind the process if you want to give a sense of…
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Drawing with the ZIG Kurecolor Twin Markers

Let us talk about my favourite markers and how is drawing with the ZIG Kurecolor Twin Markers! I found these in a shop in Istanbul first, so I bought one and then two, and after few days of trying them I bought new colors. And each time I was going to this shop I bought more and more. Although they…
My architectural boards, software for technical drawings and renderings
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My architectural boards

You know that the design of the board is as much as important as the project itself! By showing some of my architectural presentation boards ,  I am going to write in this post about what I have learnt with time about the presentation boards (specially from my mistakes and bad jury presentation processes!) and the softwares I use. I…
How did I get better at drawing
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How did I get better at drawing?

A lot of you have been showings me your sketches and asked me how did I improve my drawings skills. Well with a lot of practice of course! It takes some time to learn a skill and to develop it. But after a while, you will see that it just get better and better! It’s all about motivation and practice!…
Perspective Drawings Practices Rules
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Perspective in Drawings

Of course, I would write an article about perspective in drawings! I just love this and I think this is the most important part of a drawing, painting or whatever. Once you know these rules, anything you draw become immediately more real! It allows you to give the depth (3D effect) of a space and it actually capture the way…