Finished product here: Please leave me a comment if you find any errors. Please also let me know what kind of things you make. A quick tutorial to fantasy maps and cartography
A quick tutorial to fantasy maps and cartography by justMANGO (this is meant to be for game mapping, but the same techniques can be used for real maps too)
This guide won't give you a character sheet to fill out, but will walk you through the key features of character reference sheets (CRS), why pre-designe. A Guide to (Useful) Character Reference Sheets
Fantasy mapmaking tips
A quick tutorial to fantasy maps and cartography by justMANGO on deviantART
Historical map of Berne Switzerland in 1939. This laser engraved wooden map shows the capital city of Switzerland and the Aare river that flows through it. Berne is the fourth-largest city of Switzerland and the seat of the Federal Parliament and government. This map is based on the "Dufour Map" the first official topographic map of Switzerland. More than 70 years later it still is one of the most beautiful Swiss cartography products. #map #cartography #woodart #swisstopo #bern #berne #schweiz #switzerland #engraving #swissdesign
Photo: An enhancement of an original from a while back.
Antique Maps: Tips for Collectors
Antique Maps: Tips for Collectors | Cartography, Greek for papyrus or sheet of paper, is the art and science of making maps.Cartography is the discipline dealing with the conception, production, dissemination and study of maps. Cartography is also about representation – the map. This means that cartography is the whole process of mapping.