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Architectural illustration refers to designs and images developed to portray details about an architectural project. These drawings may be hand-drawn or in a digital format and may depict walls, ceilings, statues, doors, and windows. They are two-dimensional or three-dimensional visual renderings of artwork that have been planned for a particular project.The target audience for these illustrations includes the general public, clients, and committee members. They are used in client presentations, sales pitches, and meetings for acquiring permits. Architectural illustrators nowadays use software such as SketchUp for creating illustrations. This ensures consistency in labeling, ease of manipulation, and neat presentation. If you require architectural illustrations for your construction projects, you can hire architectural illustrators from any of the top freelance marketplaces, like Guru.

What do Architectural Illustrators do?

Architectural illustrators work with architects to acquire an understanding of the design of a building. They obtain details such as dimensions, designs, and elevations before beginning on their illustrations. Such illustrators then create detailed drawings of the proposed building making it easy for people to visualize it before completion. They may also work with landscape architects and city planners to design gardens, campuses, and outdoor shopping areas. These artists may either use a pen, paper and paints, or even specialized computer programs for creating their drawings. They develop illustrations from different angles depicting top view, side view, and bird’s-eye views. They also show the different sides of the building including the front, back and sides along with different floors, terrace, and parking lots.

If you have an architectural or construction project in mind, you can hire architectural illustrators to create suitable drawings. Before you hire a freelancer online, you need to ensure that the expert has:

  • Drawing, illustration, and design skills, both by hand and with using software.
  • Familiarity with the requirements of architectural illustrations.
  • Capability to render these drawings with accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of Computer Aided Design (CAD) software such as AutoCAD and 3D Studio Max.
  • Several years of experience working as an architectural illustrator for different clients.

Qualifications of Architectural Illustrators

It is ideal that your freelancer has the following skills:

  • Professional education and training in architecture, interior design, digital art or graphic design
  • Familiarity with photo imaging and editing software, and desktop publishing tools
  • Extensive portfolio of several architectural illustrations developed for different construction projects

Benefits of Freelance Architectural Illustrators

Hire architectural illustrators to get your work done and they can:

  • Help convert your architectural design concepts into vivid artistic drawings.
  • Develop illustrations for your clients or for obtaining permissions and permits.
  • Create site plans or renderings of your landscapes.
  • Use professional 2D and 3D software to develop highly detailed drawings for your projects.

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