Drafting Board

If you are wanting to take the courses using a drafting board, here’s a shopping list of what you’ll need:

These items can normally be found at your local office supply or blueprint shop.

  • Drafting board that will accommodate 24″ tall by 36″ wide paper.

  • 36″ “T” square or a parallel board.

  • #2 pencils.

  • 6″ and 10″ Drawing triangles.

  • Gum Erasers.

  • 24″ x 36″ vellum or transparent bond paper

  • Architectural Templates

  • Architectural Scale


Click here to download a “Free Drafting Board Construction Plan” if you’re into woodworking! (24″ x 36″ paper at 1″ = 4″ scale)

The images below are a board built by one of our students from those plans.