Citibank Center Site Plan Map

This was part of a commissioned project to feature an updated design for the Citibank branch location in Oakbrook, Illinois. The site plan map below was developed from architectural blueprints and transferred to watercolor illustration board. The final art was hand...

Stipple Style Site Plan

Randal did many illustrations using a “stipple” ink line style in the early 1980’s before the Macintosh computer came along and changed the way business and print communications were done… the so-called “desktop publishing”...

The George School Campus Map

Randal was commissioned by The George School in Newtown, PA. to illustrate their campus map for print and display use. Randal worked with sepia ink to layout the line art on watercolor board, then added watercolor washes, and color pencil for texturing.

The Alter Group Site Plans

During the 1980’s and into the early 1990’s, Randal Birkey created hundreds of maps, site plans, master plans and architectural renderings of real estate development projects by The Alter Group. The Alter Group has been a real estate developer in the Chicago area for...

Corporetum Master Plan

A Chicago design firm was designing a printed marketing piece for a large commercial development along the I-88 expressway corridor, west of Chicago, near the Morton Arboretum. The marketing piece was to be used by the real estate brokers to attract large corporate...

Corporate Site Plan Illustration

Randal Birkey created this site plan of what eventually became an insurance office campus in the northern suburbs of Chicago in the 1980’s. The developer was Homart, and the project called Riverwoods. The original art was done with pen and ink line work, and color...