Y1 : P2

Coffee Break

In this project we focused on accurately measuring dimensions and capturing the terroir of a chosen building from Great Western Road. PAGE I produced a plan, section and elevation that portrayed the shop Roots, Fruits and Flowers. In my drawing I wanted to capture the atmosphere of the café, with the clinking of plates and squeaking of chairs on the tiled floor. To give a sense of this dynamism, I drew the chairs all at strange angles to give the impression of customers that had just left. I particularly enjoyed capturing the essence of their deli counter, which is a vital part of the experience. In contrast to the café, the pavement is crooked, although the building is in well-kept condition. To improve, I think this drawing would benefit from some subtle shading and in habitation