Are you just getting started with rendering and realizing that your current laptop isn’t cutting it? The problem might be your graphics card or processor. Oftentimes you could be better off buying a new computer instead of upgrading/maintaining your current one. Let’s dive into what laptops are best for getting started. Disclosure: I only recommend […]

Business, Interior Design, Rendering

May 23, 2022

Best Laptops for Interior Designers/Architects New to Rendering and 3D Modeling

macbook pro on brown wooden table

We are going to continue our series of designer interviews with Sarah Durnez! Sarah is a dear friend and has mentored me for almost two years. She is one the people that I can talk to when I have a struggle with business or need a second pair of eyes. It’s important for designers or […]

Business, Interior Design, Rendering

May 19, 2022

DESIGNER INTERVIEW | SARAH DURNEZ | Using Sketchup as an Interior Designer

Brandi Wilkins is a multi-talented woman and powerhouse of a business owner/interior designer, whom I’ve had the pleasure of working with. She has graciously accepted my offer to respond to an interview we conducted about working with a rendering artist outside of your design firm. Thank you so much Brandi for taking time outside of […]

Interior Design, Rendering

April 13, 2022

Designer Interview | Brandi Wilkins | What it is like working with a Rendering Artist

We’re all about the details here at Lauren Ashley Design. We believe in the creation of excellent rendering within the details. Architecture Visualization is more than just clicking a button to render. Learning a craft that allows designers and architects to visualize every fiber is essential. Each rendering is a communication tool used by those […]

Interior Design, Rendering

April 13, 2022

New Animation | Lauren Ashley Design Presents | In Bloom | Sring Inspired Animation Video

Lauren Brantley of Lauren Ashley Design entered the Fall 2021 contest by Chief Architect with a modern Cali coastal-inspired kitchen, focused on what is to come in 2022 in kitchen design.

Business, Interior Design, Press, Rendering

January 5, 2022

Lauren Ashley Design’s Entry in Chief Architect Kitchen And Bath Contest

Hello Everyone!! Today is the day! We are finally unveiling our final room, Max’s room! Can you believe it? I know I can’t. The second year of Christmas Rendered has been one heck of a ride. I honestly couldn’t do all this without the motivation of all my fabulous clients, readers, and of course family. […]

Business, Christmas Rendered, Interior Design, Rendering

December 22, 2021

Christmas Rendered 2021 | Max’s Room | The Grinch

Hello Everyone, I can’t believe we are already more than halfway through the Christmas Rendered Home! After the Bedroom and Bathroom, there is only one room left!! Our Suprise Room!! Stick around this for the fun announcement about how that will be. I will announce it during the VR Tour so be sure to register […]

Business, Christmas Rendered, Interior Design, Rendering

December 20, 2021

Christmas Rendered 2021 | Bedroom & Bathroom | The Grinch

“I tell you Max, I don’t know why I ever leave this place. I’ve got all the company I need right here.” The Grinch, How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Grinch first appeared in a children’s book written by Dr. Suess in 1957. Since the first appearance of the Grinch, the character has become synonymous with the […]

Business, Rendering, Uncategorized

December 12, 2021

Which Grinch Tale is The Grinchyest? | Christmas Rendered 2021 | Joshua Brantley

As part of the Christmas Rendered Experience, we bring the renders to life via VR! Tour the home each week via VR from your own home using cloud servicing provided by Twinmotion, our chosen rendering engine for the Christmas Rendered home this year. Instructions : To help you navigate around the VR tours, I have […]

Christmas Rendered, Interior Design, Rendering

December 8, 2021

Christmas Rendered 2021 | The Grinch | Kitchen Live VR Tour

As part of the Christmas Rendered Experience, we bring the renders to life via VR! Tour the home each week via VR from your own home using cloud servicing provided by Twinmotion, our chosen rendering engine for the Christmas Rendered home this year.

Christmas Rendered, Interior Design, Rendering

December 3, 2021

Christmas Rendered 2021 | The Grinch | Sitting Room Live VR Tour