Pär Lindström Style Fantasy World Map

This map was made using CC3‘s Fantasy Worlds style, which is based on the artwork of Swedish cartographer Pär Lindström. This style works well for large-scale maps covering entire continents and worlds, focusing more on political boundaries and large bodies of water rather than the minutiae of specific regions, cities, waterways and smaller natural features. […]

The Keys of Illath

This is a guest post from Keith Rogers Gordon, who is currently working on a novel called The Keys of Illath. Please note that the maps in this post are all copyrighted by Keith Rogers Gordon. The Keys of Illath is a cross-genre journey that draws from the realms of fantasy, science-fiction, action-adventure, unsolved mystery, […]

Map for Epic World – Cinematic Landscapes

I made this map for Epic World – Cinematic Landscapes, a sampling album by composer Eduardo Tarilonte. The map will be used as a background on the album cover. [Hint: If you want to see it at a bigger size, right-click on the image and open it in a new tab or window] If you […]

Fantasy World Map #5: Sarah Wroot Style

This map was made in the Sarah Wroot style. It’s a hand-drawn style with colorful shading that has an interesting and unique visual appeal. It’s a large file (~500 kb), so prepare for a long wait if you’re on a slow connection. I wanted to make it big enough to see the details. This map […]

Fantasy World Map #4

Fantasy World Map #3

Here’s my third attempt at a world map, and my early attempts at adding some blur effects to the terrain.

Fantasy World Map #2

Here is my second shot at a world map. This one just focuses on terrain types rather than actual symbols.

Fantasy World Map #1

Here is my first attempt at a world map.