Description or summary of the book: In The Art of Map Illustration, four well-known artists take you on a journey through their unique techniques to mapmaking with a range of media, including pen and ink, watercolor, and mixed media, plus tips and advice for working digitally. Each artist provides a brief overview of his or her recommended tools and materials, along with tips and inspiration for using, exploring, and experimenting with the medium. From intricate line drawings to bold and colorful city maps, you will bring your favorite locations to life and use visual storytelling to express time and place. Packed with engaging instruction, professional tips, and beautiful finished artwork, The Art of MapIllustration is the perfect resource for contemporary artists seeking to learn the time-treasured art form of cartography.
Estimated reading time (average reader): 8H9M36S
Other categories, genre or collection: Antiques & Collectables: Books, Manuscripts, Ephemera & Printed Matter, Drawing, Cartography, Map-making & Projections, Illustration & Commercial Art, Geography Books, Art Treatments & Subjects
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