Monday, August 21, 2006

 

AutoCAD Shortcuts

Not a complete list but some of the more important commands and their default shortcuts. BOLD items were covered in today's lecture.

F3 SNAPPING ON/OFF
F8 ORTHO ON/OFF

A, *ARC
AA, *AREA
AL, *ALIGN
AR, *ARRAY
-AR, *-ARRAY
B, *BLOCK
-B, *-BLOCK
BH, *BHATCH
BO, *BOUNDARY
-BO, *-BOUNDARY
BR, *BREAK
C, *CIRCLE
CH, *PROPERTIES
CHA, *CHAMFER
COL, *COLOR
COLOUR, *COLOR
CO, *COPY
D, *DIMSTYLE
DAL, *DIMALIGNED
DAN, *DIMANGULAR
DBA, *DIMBASELINE
DBC, *DBCONNECT
DCE, *DIMCENTER
DCO, *DIMCONTINUE
DDI, *DIMDIAMETER
DIV, *DIVIDE
DLI, *DIMLINEAR
E, *ERASE
ED, *DDEDIT
EL, *ELLIPSE
EX, *EXTEND
EXIT, *QUIT
F, *FILLET
FI, *FILTER
G, *GROUP
H, *BHATCH
-H, *HATCH
HE, *HATCHEDIT
L, *LINE
LA, *LAYER
-LA, *-LAYER
LE, *QLEADER
LEN, *LENGTHEN
M, *MOVE
MA, *MATCHPROP
ME, *MEASURE
MI, *MIRROR
ML, *MLINE
O, *OFFSET
OP, *OPTIONS
ORBIT, *3DORBIT
PE, *PEDIT
PL, *PLINE
PO, *POINT
POL, *POLYGON
PR, *OPTIONS
PRINT, *PLOT
PS, *PSPACE
PU, *PURGE
R, *REDRAW
RA, *REDRAWALL
RE, *REGEN
REC, *RECTANGLE
REG, *REGION
REN, *RENAME
-REN, *-RENAME
REV, *REVOLVE
RO, *ROTATE
S, *STRETCH
SC, *SCALE
SCR, *SCRIPT
SL, *SLICE
SN, *SNAP
SO, *SOLID
SP, *SPELL
SPL, *SPLINE
SPE, *SPLINEDIT
T, *MTEXT
TR, TRIM
V, *VIEW
-V, *-VIEW
VP, *DDVPOINT
-VP, *VPOINT
W, *WBLOCK
-W, *-WBLOCK
WE, *WEDGE
X, *EXPLODE
XA, *XATTACH
XB, *XBIND
-XB, *-XBIND
XC, *XCLIP
XL, *XLINE
XR, *XREF
-XR, *-XREF
Z, *ZOOM

Sunday, August 20, 2006

 

Museum of Bad Art


The Museum of Bad Art has a great collection of REALLY BAD ART. Here's what they have to say about the painting above:

A remarkable fusion of ski resort and wolf puppy -- stoical in his yellow-eyed silence, frozen beneath the ice-capped peak, Dog elequently challenges the viewer to rexamine old concepts of landscape.



Wednesday, August 16, 2006

 

Herbert Evans Sale

The Herbert Evans sale is on at the moment- now is a good time to stock up on pens,pencils,canvas,brushes,paints etc. at anything from 25% to 40% off the marked price- well worth a visit at Rosebank Mall and Fourways Mall