The Art of Map Design: Illustrate Your Own Map
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Choosing Key Elements3:30
Illustrating Key Elements4:29
Playing with Scale and Composition6:15
Finalising Your Design3:52
About This Class
I'm Steph, a freelance illustrator and welcome to my first class "The Art of Map Design: Illustrate Your Own Map". In this class we will explore ways you can design and create your own illustrated map of somewhere which is personal to you. I'll teach you how to bring the different elements of your map design together before you complete it in a medium of your choice.
This class is for absolutely anyone! No need for any specific equipment other than a pencil and paper. Your maps can be as big or as detailed as you wish, in colour or black and white, paint or pencil, digitally rendered or painted with watercolours- the choice is yours!
I look forward to having you onboard... Let's get started!
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would enrol in the next class if it wasn't digital colouring. but hey ho! thank you for a really inspirational class!
Thanks, a great class! Now ready to go onto the next class and learn about colouring in my map :)
Maker, Craftivist, Lover of Bricoleur
Hi I'm Steph, a freelance illustrator and printmaker living and working in the U.K.
I have a particular fascination with maps and love to create work inspired by travel; whether it be places I've travelled to or places I aspire to see. I work both digitally and by hand, creating my illustrations with Photoshop or through the process of screen printing. I often work with bright, bold colours and like to keep my illustrations playful and fun.
I have produced work for international clients including Katha, SNAM and Nurant magazine, as well as numerous private commissions from clients all over the world.
For more information and to view my portfolio, you can visit my website: www.stephmarshall.co.uk