Hilary Steel

Hilary Steel is a talented illustrator specializing in 2D plans and elevations.

  1. Background and Training:
    • Hilary Steel trained at Brighton University, where she studied Architectural Design and achieved a BA (hons) and Dip Arch in the 1980s.
    • After her formal training, she worked in architectural offices, using both drawing boards and computers. However, she also spent a lot of spare time at home producing drawings for pleasure and occasionally for commissions.
  2. Artistic Approach:
    • Hilary combines various techniques to render her architectural illustrations:
      • Pencil
      • Ink
      • Colored pencils
      • Watercolor
    • Her illustrations showcase beautiful details that are often unseen by many, capturing the essence of buildings.
  3. Exhibitions and Recognition:

You can explore more of Hilary Steel’s captivating illustrations on the Society of Architectural Illustrators website.