How to be in the top 10% student (School of Art and Design)

You aim for an interior, architecture, fashion, transport, or product design school… Great! But When you sign one of these schools of art and design, you know you will sleep less… and you will face plenty of obstacles on the way to graduation. Let me show you how I survived my design school and target…

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How to stop procrastinating

Today, I wanna give you a simple trick to stop procrastinating your homework for your design school.  You know when your school project deadline is coming, but your mind tells you “It’s ok. I’ll start tomorrow”. You know tomorrow will be tomorrow again and again… The power of momentum Let’s talk about housekeeping. We all…

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From sketching 3 Simple Forms to Product Design!

—— Hey guys, I’m Chou-Tac. So let’s see how to draw simple forms to products. I’m going to show you in this video, one of the main principle of Product Design Sketching on how to create your own products from scratch. So remember to Click on the bell to subscribe to the channel. So today…

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How to Draw Sneaker design with a Dynamic style! (with your ballpoint pen)

HOW TO DRAW DYNAMIC SNEAKER DESIGN Transcript: How to draw from static to Dynamic Sneaker Sketch Welcome to TheDesignSketchbook.com so feel free to go on the blog to get some more free tutorials. From Static to dynamic Sneaker Sketch Design Okay so in today’s video we are going to see how to draw sneakers from…

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As a designer, always back up your work station with that…

Hey guys,  Today, I’ve just face an unexpected driver issue with my Macbook laptop and Wacom Cintiq 22HD tablet.  If I were no prepared, it could be highly damaging…  Lucky I could prevent it, and I wanna share with you how you can protect your work station as well. Installing a new Wacom driver This afternoon,  I…

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Create your own luck to “get your ticket” to become an Industrial Designer

“Oh! you are so lucky!” Sometimes, people say:  “Oh! You are so lucky! You can draw as a living!”. So far I remember, when I used to be a design student people told me:  “You are so lucky! Your are very creative studying in a design school!”.  Before my design school:  “Wow you are so…

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1 Tip (nobody do) to stand out for your Design job application

Hello!  Christmas is coming next week already. I hope you are having a great time in family with the happy mood floating all around us like falling snow. : ) I wish you to accomplish all your projects that you heart so much. Today, I wanna share with you 1 big TIP to stand out…

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Get your motivation lifted with book title starting by: “The art of…”

Last week-end I went for a very short trip to Singapore with my dad. And I couldn’t resist to visit my favourite bookstore: KINOKUNIYA at Orchard road. I went straight away to the Movie corner under “Entertainement” and find the hidden gems for designer inspiration! Every time I go there, I feel like hunting a treasure. I…

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How to draw a USB Charger on iPad Pro (with the app Morpholio Trace)

Hey guys so today we see how to do a USB charger. So welcome to thedesignsketchbook.com, I’m Chou-Tac and I invite you to download the Designer Starter Kit. You have the link in the description below to make your first steps in perspective. All right to get started I put my glove which is especially…

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5 TIPS to disconnect… focus better and eliminate procrastination as a designer

Hello, Design Sketchers! I was born in 1981. And I realize I am among the last generations born without the Internet. I grew up without wi-fi or 4G. No iPhone, tablet, computer, at home. But color pencil, paper and a TV with 6 channels. Oh… I am not going to say: “Life was better before.” I…

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How to Draw a 3D Cube, Sphere and Cylinder (Step-By-Step)

Today is sunny and happy like I love!I’ve prepared for you a video tutorial about the 3 basics of design sketching: The cube The sphere The cylinder I show you a step-by-step ID sketching method. So you learn how to draw them easily! If you are a true-beginner, remember to download the Designer Starter Kit first…

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How to draw an electric Shaver Philips (with the Pilot Twin Marker)! / TIP 258

Hello guys! I am working on the release date of my course: Sketch Like The Pros. I will confirm it to you by email by this week! Make sure to register to the Waiting list to get the latest news. Today we are going to draw an Electric shaver Philips with a Pilot Twin Marker.…

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How to progress faster using the Copy-Doodle technique! / TIP 257

  First of all, I’m thinking of reopening the doors of my sketching course soon! (I open only 1 or twice a year only) In the next few days, I’ll send you an email asking for your personal input. :)) Stay tuned!One of the “Super power” of a designer is to draw form imagination FAST.But before being able to create, it is essential to learn how…

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Drawing on a coffee cup / TIP 256

This morning, I went to the World Coffee Museum at Buon Ma Thuot, the capital of Da Lak (Vietnam). It has a small-town feel and I liked it so much! The architecture design of the museum is sensual with its curvy shape. Isn’t it? You can see on the picture below the small model size…

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How to sketch better and faster your Product Design (with the Y-axis)

How to get better at sketching (Drawing with Concept App) Transcript: Hey guys, Welcome to thedesignsketchbook.com. DRAWING THE JOBY TRIPOD on iPAD And today we get inspired by this JOBY Tripod, for our tutorial of the day: how to draw with the Y-axis. I’m going to draw on my iPad and I’m opening the app…

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