I’ve realised I have a particular workflow for drawing coastlines in my maps. Here’s a quick walkthrough. Each step is done on a new layer in photoshop, and I use a 5px hard round brush in each case with size set to pressure. However, all of these steps can be done in Gimp – or … Continue reading "How to Draw Coastlines on a Fantasy Map"
Have you ever wanted to create a hand drawn fantasy map of your own, but didn't have the time to teach yourself how to draw? With the Map Effects Fantasy Map Builder you can create hand-drawn fantasy maps of your own with just a few clicks and a bit of imagination. Whether you want a map for the fantasy book you’re writing or just want something to show off to your role playing buddies, this has you covered. #mapeffects #fantasy #rpg #dungeonsanddragons #worldbuilding #procreate #photoshop
From the gloom of Mirkwood to the comfort of the Hundred Acre Wood, forests are one of the most iconic settings in storytelling. Whether you see them as a place or foreboding or sanctuary, they are a great feature to include on your fantasy map. In this tutorial, you will learn some simple steps so you can draw forests of your own. #rpg #fantasy #dungeonsanddragons #maps #tutorial
If you're using the ridgeline method of drawing mountains on your fantasy map, it can be a challenge to start with something so abstract. How do you know how large the final mountains will be? Here's a tip on varying the size of the mountains. #mapeffects #fantasy #rpg #worldbuilding #maptip #maptutorial #dungeonsanddragons #cartography