Coffee Break


In this project we focused on accurately measuring dimensions and capturing the

terroir of a chosen building from Great Western Road. PORT

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


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