Results 1 to 9 of 9

Thread: May 2012 Entry: Untitled Fantasy Continent

Threaded View

  1. #1
    Guild Novice
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Carbondale, IL
    Posts
    13

    Default May 2012 Entry: Untitled Fantasy Continent

    This is my first go at a challenge, but since most of my mapping is done by hand I figured it would be a decent one to get involved in. So I've got my first draft here in my sketchbook, took a lot of time practicing the mountains. I plan on the finished map being ink and watercolor.

    ### LATEST WIP ###
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	realm map small.jpg 
Views:	309 
Size:	925.6 KB 
ID:	45003 Click image for larger version. 

Name:	IMG_1912.JPG 
Views:	131 
Size:	1,023.5 KB 
ID:	45039

    Ok, I've got it to full-size now, which allowed me to add much more detail than in the smaller sketch. Even though the mountains seem like a big hit I don't feel like that style is going to work with what I have planned for this piece. I'm going to shift to the method where the range has a continuous ridge line. I feel that this will give a better impression of the scale of the area (it is much smaller than it looks when the range is represented by individual mountains.)
    Last edited by DLC; 05-23-2012 at 07:05 PM.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •