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Three-dimensional or 3D cutaway illustration that unveils a cross-section of soil. Within this captivating composition, geotextiles take centre stage, providing vital support to a diverse range of aggregates while enhancing soil stability.


Designed as a powerful tool for marketing and promotional materials, this technical illustration aims to showcase the remarkable applications and benefits of geotextiles in a visually compelling and informative manner. The concept seeks to strike a balance between realism and artistic representation, ensuring that the audience gains a clear understanding and appreciation of the product’s capabilities.


The illustration embraces a realistic approach, infusing the artwork with a sense of sophistication that aligns seamlessly with the brand’s image. Each element, from the intricate layers of soil to the geotextiles and aggregates, is meticulously rendered to depict their role and interaction within the soil composition. The result is a visually stunning composition that evokes curiosity and highlights the significance of the featured product. the illustration was produced using SketchUp and Adobe Photoshop.


To emphasise the importance of geotextiles, careful attention was given to scaling and exaggeration. By enlarging the geotextile elements, they become easily discernible, ensuring their visibility and impact within the illustration. 

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hero shot Adrian Cartwright freelance illustrator, Graphic illustrator, technical illustrator, graphic Artist, instruction drawer

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