Results 1 to 10 of 38

Thread: Equilas (commission WIP)

Threaded View

Previous Post Previous Post   Next Post Next Post
  1. #1
    Guild Journeyer Klaus van der Kroft's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Santiago, Chile

    Default Equilas (commission WIP)

    Well met!

    A few days ago a good friend of mine asked me to help him with a map for his own campaign setting, Equilas. While not much of a mapping expert myself, I decided to give it a try.

    He handed me his original hand-drawn map (the black and white one) and asked me to slightly distort its shape, in order to disguise a bit the star shape while still maintaining it.

    Here's the original map, for reference:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Mapa Équilas.jpg 
Views:	128 
Size:	2.61 MB 
ID:	59492

    Here's the first modified version I drew yesterday. I tried to vary up the coastline without going too far away from the original:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Equilas_small.jpg 
Views:	85 
Size:	434.2 KB 
ID:	59494

    And here's the testing I've been doing today with mountains, forests and a bit of colour on a corner of the picture. Never actually used colours before on a map, and the forest style is an experiment I'm trying for the first time (based on Torstan magnificent tutorials), so I defer to your better judgement and humbly ask for opinions. The portolan lines were drawn using Gidde's rhumb line diagram for the strokes:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Barat.jpg 
Views:	176 
Size:	1.21 MB 
ID:	59495

    Here's the download link for the full-sized version (13mb): Download Link

    Any and all opinions are more than welcomed. Thanks beforehand!
    Last edited by Klaus van der Kroft; 12-01-2013 at 12:30 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