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by cwatkinson
November 16th, 2018, 9:35 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Attending Master sketching Class with Spencer N
Replies: 1
Views: 3818

Attending Master sketching Class with Spencer N

Anyone attending Spencer's master sketching class on Saturday (tomorrow)
by cwatkinson
November 13th, 2018, 1:49 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Photo realistic render
Replies: 4
Views: 3153

Photo realistic render

Any one have contacts on firms or individuals that do high end photo-realistic rendering and poly modeling?

Ideally individuals you have interacted with.
by cwatkinson
October 10th, 2018, 1:48 pm
Forum: design employment
Topic: Freelance job, on-site?
Replies: 9
Views: 18053

Re: Freelance job, on-site?

they are a actual firm - many of their designers work on-site at customer locations - but at the heart they are a consultancy
by cwatkinson
October 10th, 2018, 1:19 pm
Forum: design employment
Topic: Freelance job, on-site?
Replies: 9
Views: 18053

Re: Freelance job, on-site?

I would agree $15 a hour is way to low even if it a student- especially if they are looking for a person with any type of skills in those areas - and for Chicago...,..
by cwatkinson
October 5th, 2018, 8:14 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: remote collaborative sketching
Replies: 3
Views: 14200

remote collaborative sketching

So I am wondering if anyone has done this with and great success. Have 2 designers in two different locations, each with a sketch tablet, and working back and forth on the same sketch. i.e sharing the same screen and sketching on the same digital page. If you have done this, what software are you us...
by cwatkinson
September 18th, 2018, 4:27 pm
Forum: furniture
Topic: Eames, tandem bench
Replies: 9
Views: 23073

Re: Eames, tandem bench

AVClub, Yeah difficult is right, i found some information online as to the method for doing the seamless covering. I have had several companies tell me that they cant/wont do it. One company had done it in the past and quoted 300 per seat, I am still considering the suggestions of stripping it bare ...
by cwatkinson
September 18th, 2018, 10:36 am
Forum: furniture
Topic: Eames, tandem bench
Replies: 9
Views: 23073

Re: Eames, tandem bench

AVClub, that would give me the base fiberglass look - correct? which i might like.
by cwatkinson
September 17th, 2018, 10:56 am
Forum: projects
Topic: the never ending timeline
Replies: 6
Views: 11786

Re: the never ending timeline

The shell chair is still in the living room, but will move up once i get the the trim in for the room.
by cwatkinson
September 17th, 2018, 10:54 am
Forum: furniture
Topic: Eames, tandem bench
Replies: 9
Views: 23073

Re: Eames, tandem bench

the one i bought is actually vinyl - some quick research show that they used a heated former to apply the material to the fiberglass structure.
by cwatkinson
September 17th, 2018, 9:10 am
Forum: furniture
Topic: Eames, tandem bench
Replies: 9
Views: 23073

Eames, tandem bench

So i was able to pick up a Eames tandem bench this weekend. It is in need of restoration, but i think it is original or in the least the logo matches the time period. This will be my project in between projects, the biggest question i will have is if i match the original color or if i go with anothe...
by cwatkinson
September 17th, 2018, 9:06 am
Forum: projects
Topic: the never ending timeline
Replies: 6
Views: 11786

Re: the never ending timeline

Well, i got the shelve's in this weekend. I like the white contrast but im not sure im 100% sold....... Opinions?
by cwatkinson
September 12th, 2018, 6:10 pm
Forum: projects
Topic: the never ending timeline
Replies: 6
Views: 11786

Re: the never ending timeline

I'm thinking a solid color, I have some white accents, and all the furniture has back metal hardware.

I'm really thinking white , and then I'll us rods to mount them as floaters.
by cwatkinson
September 12th, 2018, 2:59 pm
Forum: projects
Topic: the never ending timeline
Replies: 6
Views: 11786

the never ending timeline

Well, I completed the barn door, then got the closet flooring and trim in, then the bench for the foot of the bed, then the flooring for the bedroom..... And now i am about 90% completed with the bed head board.
by cwatkinson
September 11th, 2018, 11:29 am
Forum: core77 site feedback
Topic: New Update and Style
Replies: 24
Views: 21867

Re: New Update and Style

yeah i get the star when i go into that section, but i usually look at the home page first. perhaps i should book mark the topics section.
by cwatkinson
September 11th, 2018, 9:09 am
Forum: core77 site feedback
Topic: New Update and Style
Replies: 24
Views: 21867

Re: New Update and Style

I still miss, or just cant see the # for # of replies. That was how i always new if there was a new post added...... and i still cant figure how to get my browser to open another tap when i click on a topic.......