My first “Concepts app” sketching Tips on iPad Pro / TIP 254

You can download concepts app here for iPad Pro or Microsoft: https://concepts.app/en/ Hey guys, Welcome to TheDesignSketchbook.com. And today we discover the app Concepts on iPad Pro! But first of all, I have here a very special glove which is going to help me to solve one of the major problems that issue that has…

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How to draw with Contour lines and draw faster, cleaner, better (Your first steps) TIP 252

Hey guys today let’s see how to do contour lines. Your first steps. I am Chou-Tac. So welcome to the Design Sketchbook. And before getting started, I would like to invite you to download the designer starter kit. And you can get the link in the description below. http://www.thedesignsketchbook.com/sign-up-and-receive-the-ebook-the-designer-starter-kit/ So to get started this, what…

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My 1st sketch on the app for Product designers: SKETCHA on iPad Pro

Hello ! My friend and student Oliver Esther recommended me a new sketching software called:  SKETCHA. I couldn’t wait  to make a try qnd show it to you! Hehe. The software is minimalist. And it helps you draw with dynamic lines! I am glad to discover that it has been created by designer for designers!…

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How to start drawing from imagination (Basic perspective) / TIP 236

Hello ! It’s Chou-Tac, (You’ll see a sketch from my VIP student Johnson at the end of this email. He started my course on last November) 2 days ago, my neighbour came home. She’s creative and love DIY for home decoration. While she’s very creative, she thought that Drawing is a talent that: “We born…

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How to draw hatching and rise your Speed of sketching / TIP 235

Hello ! I hope you are having a great week-end ! : ) In product design sketching there is something essential you need to have: It is your Speed of sketching. That’s what I’m going to help you with today. I do use Hatching in all my sketches : Faster you draw, more ideas you can drop on…

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24 Tips to improve your Product Design sketching skills with a Cordless Grinder

Today I would like to share with you how you can start drawing from a reference picture to create your own product design ! I started to search on Google pictures about tools and found out an interesting cordless grinder.  I share with you a series of 24 sketching tips to improve your sketching skills…

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A simple trick for Amor Jiménez to draw his sneaker more real (Feedbacks) / TIP 229

Sneaker drawn by Amor Jiménez // Loveworks_design

Hello Design Sketchers ! Last year I met Amor Jiménez in Madrid. 🙂 I met him in real while eating croquetas in his home country ! We were sketching on the coffee shop table with Antonio and Pedro Luis. We all have in common the passion for design and Sneaker sketching too. They asked me if…

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Drawing with ARTBOOKS CHALLENGE #1 / Inkwork by Darren Quach

  As a Product Designer, I find plenty of inspiration in Sci-fi movies such as Star wars and Concept art sketches. * You can discover Edward Eyth interview who created plenty of sketches and innovation for Back To the Future II, Disney, MARVEL… that inspire nowadays creation such as the kitchen robot ! Recently I asked…

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How to draw New products in 3 steps with this simple creative technique

Today we are going to cover a sketching technique to draw more creative sketches in few minutes only ! I love using it when I have no idea what to draw. : P If you face the blank page or feel afraid of sketching, I invite you to try this technique that will give you…

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How to draw Straight lines with confidence as a Designer/ The 4 exercises

Hello guys ! Many beginners wonder how to get started in design sketching. You may tend to have clumsy sketches no matter how much effort you put in. A good way to improve from start is to work on your quality of lines. So you will gain confidence using the basic movement of sketching. And…

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How to draw a Go Pro Hero 5 |TIP 211

Hello ! I often receive messages of aspiring designers who do not dare sketching, worried of making mistakes. To help you overcoming this fear, I am giving a 7 day sketching challenge to my students. And I though it would be cool to share with you one of the video of the week! But first,…

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How to draw cylinders in any angles with the “Packaging box” technique

Hello ! Today I would like to share with you a simple technique to help you better visualise in 3D. We’ll go through the basics of perspective to draw ellipses in 3D, then cylinders. We’ll go straight to the point, so I recommend you to get started by downloading the Designer Starter Kit first.  Have fun…

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How to draw nice 3d planes to set up your perspective easily.

Hello, it’s Chouchou ! Christmas is coming ! I hope you are having plenty of fun, and wish you plenty of great time in family and beloved one. 🙂 If you did follow me on Instagram stories, I had fun looking for presents for my baby niece :). I am going to see her tomorrow !!I invite…

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9 sketching tips for beginners drawing a Power Bank (with Vietdong)

Hello guys, today I am in London visiting my friends, and also Vietdong, who is one of my new beginner student of Sketch Like The Pros. We are going to do a quick demo giving you 9 sketching tips for beginners, drawing a Power bank. 🙂 See you ! Cheers, Chou-Tac

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How to stop sketching flat in 2D and start drawing in 3d volumes

Ola from Madrid ! Como estas ? I am now writing to you from Spain, where I am visiting Madrid with my parents. And also preparing the next video vlogging I did in London last week-end – where I had a dinner with one of my student, VietDong. 🙂 Meanwhile, I have prepared for you…

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