a draft is a preliminary sketch of a design or plan, typically one subject to revision also: preliminary sketch

military projection

in a military projection, the horizontal sections are isometrically drawn so that the floor plans are not distorted and the verticals are drawn at an...


a vignette is a drawing that is shaded off gradually into the surrounding paper so as to leave no definite line at the border also:...


a comprehensive urban plan of action also: master plan


an elevation is an orthographic projection of an object or structure on a vertical picture plane parallel to one of its sides also: elevation drawing


a rendering is a drawing, especially a perspective, of a building or interior space, artistically delineating materials, shades, and shadows, usually done for the...

grading plan

a grading plan is a plan showing the proposed finish contours and elevations of the ground surface of a construction site also: grading plan


a section is an orthographic projection of an object or structure as it would appear if cut through by an intersecting plane to show...

contour drawing

Contour drawing is a technique of drawing lines to represent the contours of a subject, without shading or modelling of form.

exploded view

an exploded view, or expanded view, is a drawing that shows the individual parts of a structure or construction separately but Indicates their proper relationships...

3D modelling

 3D modeling (or three-dimensional modeling) is the process of developing a mathematical representation of any surface of an object in three dimensions via specialized software. also: three-dimensional modeling | 3D model | modelling | 3D modeling

area plan

Area plan is a plan showing the principal elements of a design project in the wider context of its surrounding environment.

analytical drawing

Analytical drawing relates to the drawing of lines to represent the three-dimensional structure and geometry of a form, proceeding generally from the whole to...

orthographic projection

Orthographic Projection is a way of drawing an 3D object from different directions. Usually a front, side and plan view is drawn so that a person looking...


A sketch is a simply or hastily executed drawing representing the essential features of an object or scene without the details often made as a preliminary...