Design Options Building Furniture Of Your Own Design Can Be A Very Rewarding Venture It Gives You Complete Control Over All Aspects Of Your Project The Style Shape Dimension And Overall Feel Of The Piece And It S Not As Difficult As You Might Think
Design options building furniture of your own design can be a very rewarding venture it gives you complete control over all aspects of your project the style shape dimension and overall feel of the piece and it s not as difficult as you might think is bookmark about Magazine bookmarked by andy with ID 12892521490 was uploaded on 19-02-2019 and has been viewed 120,437 times.
Project Design You don't have to be formally educated in design; with some basic knowledge, and practice, you can be designing your own furniture in no time.In this article, I will take you through the design process I used for this coffee table, which I built for a recent commission.
Begin With the ObviousThe first step in the design process, identifying what it is you want to build, might seem a bit obvious.However it's from this standpoint that the direction of your design will take shape.
When the client for this project approached me, his initial request was for a 'coffee table'.After a brief discussion we arrived at a clearer depiction of the client's needs: 'I need a horizontal surface, about 17 inches off the floor to put my television remote, a magazine and my feet while relaxing on the couch'.
This more accurately describes the function that this particular coffee table will serve.In my opinion, functionality trumps form.If a coffee table doesn't do what it is intended to do, it runs the risk of becoming a more sculptural than a functional piece of furniture.
When building for a client, it helps ensure that the functional requirements...