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SRegan
11-11-2009, 03:49 PM
Hi all! I've recently gotten into alternate history and fantasy cartography as a hobby, and have posted some of my more recent creations to alternatehistory.com. I mentioned before posting my latest (http://www.alternatehistory.com/discussion/showpost.php?p=2893257&postcount=1481) map that I was looking for some new techniques to improve my mapping, and crackersncheese (http://www.cartographersguild.com/member.php?u=15411) recommended I check out the tutorials and workshops here. Most of my projects are based on real-world scenarios (e.g. this rendering (http://www.alternatehistory.com/discussion/showpost.php?p=2858537&postcount=1027) of one of John J. Reilly's alternate history articles) but I have a few fantasy worlds I'd like to try and map out as well.

Steel General
11-11-2009, 04:03 PM
Welcome Aboard!

Plenty of fantastic tutorials to peruse, I'm sure you'll find something useful.

Ascension
11-11-2009, 04:59 PM
Welcome aboard.

NeonKnight
11-13-2009, 01:01 PM
Welcome to the Guild!

ravells
11-13-2009, 02:28 PM
It's great to have more alternate history people joining the guild. We've had some stunning maps from the AH crowd, a couple of which we featured. Welcome to the guild and hope you find some good techniques for making AH maps!