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    Hello everyone,

    I came here along while I was searching for a tutorial for creating mountains. And I found here RobAs excellent tutorials about that topic.

    I'm working on a map for my world I'm writing books about. I thought I was clever not to write about medieval times because everyone would say afterwards this and that didn't happen - wasn't researched properly. I soon was taught that it's even more complicate creating your own world. But nevertheless it's also fun

    Below this you find my first attempt of creating a mountain with gimp.
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    Looks good (maybe a little flat on top) Writing your own world is a great opportunity to learn all kinds of new skills Welcome and I look forward to seeing more of your work !!

    Even if I am correct, I would still advise you to follow your heart. This whole Cartographers Guild thing, it seems to me, is more about passion and skill and learning new techniques than it is about definitions and rules.
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    Looks pretty good. I can see this on a board game type map.
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