Book Recommendation: The Map Design Toolbox – Time-Saving Templates for Graphic Design.
Illustrative maps in a colorful, flat style are all the rage, but graphic designers and illustrators know creating those maps isn’t as easy as most clients think. It’s a time-consuming job to create all details and objects. They have to share the same style, dimensions, color range, etc. The Map Design Toolbox is a book written by Alexander Tibelius and published by Gestalten. Together with the included DVD, it’s the perfect companion for any mapmaker, graphic designer, and illustrator. Read more below or click on the following link.
Create trendy maps of all regions and cities with ease.
On 240 pages you will find plenty of inspiration, while the included DVD is packed with 640 ready-to-use vector graphics including continents, countries, cities, landmarks, buildings, places, rivers, trees, just to name a few. All objects are based on a uniform style, which makes it very easy to combine them in different ways. With lots of visually inspiring maps and individual elements, The Map Design Toolbox will help help you to lean how to create beautiful maps, legends, icons, objects, etc. Using the included templates, this publication will kick-start your work and gives you the possibility of a much easier beginning. The images in this article are all taken from Gestalten’s book: ‘The Map Design Toolbox’. For more information on this great offer, please follow the link below.