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This practical book looks at the fundamental principles that underpin the process of architectural illustration: to represent architectural design and the built environment in a way that the general public can understand. Focusing particularly on watercolour, it explains the full process from site sketching to finished rendering. Illustrated with over 200 colour images, it is a unique guide to the work of the architectural illustrator and will be invaluable for artists, illustrators, architects, builders and planners.
- Instruction is given on drawing methods and processes, good composition and effective use of colour
- Detailed diagrams show how to set up a perspective drawing by hand and using 3D modelling
- Worked examples and step-by-step sequences explain the fundamentals of architectural illustration
- Case studies follow the process of an illustration, using demonstrations specially selected from the author's own work and profiles of leading practitioners