Illustrated Maps Contest Winner and Inspiring Entries

Illustrated Maps Contest Winner and Inspiring Entries

Congratulations to Kristen Graham, winner of the Illustrated Maps in Procreate contest!  Kristen created a map of the Rose City Yarn Crawl locations, and included a ton of gorgeous illustrations, textures, and colors.  She won a year long Skillshare membership so she can spend 2019 rocking her illustration skills (and probably a lot of other amazing topics on Skillshare!).

All the maps entered in the contest were so gorgeous, it was no doubt hard for voters to choose a winner!  If you want to participate in the next contest, join my Facebook group for iPad artists, illustrators, letterers, and digital planners.

Click on the gallery below to see a slideshow of the entries:

Combining Lettering and Illustration in Procreate

In this class you’ll learn all the steps for combining lettering and illustration to create compositions that both tell a story and are visually interesting!

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Illustrating with Layered Texture & Color

Learn how to use layered texture and color to add depth and visual interest to your illustrations.  We’ll look at how to create overall textures, how to use texture to create highlights and shading, and how to use single and multi colored texture to bring out warm and cool tones in your illustrations.

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Design a Pattern Collection on Your iPad

Learn how to design a pattern collection on your iPad from start to finish.  I’ll show you options for making your repeat elements in both Procreate and Affinity designer, so you can choose which option works best for you!

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70s Lettering

Learn how to create 70s style hand lettering and decoration from start to finish.  We’ll cover everything you need to know to add the kind of bold color, drastic variation, and playful decorations that were so popular in the 70s and are now popping up all over in the design world on stationary, clothing, home decor.

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Limited Color Palette Illustration in Procreate

Learn how to create limited color illustrations and palettes on your iPad in Procreate.  We’ll cover every step of the process from building new palettes to creating illustrations that are ideal for limited palettes.

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Ink Illustration Techniques in Procreate

In this class, you’ll learn three different ways to use ink lines and dots to add shadow, highlights, and depth to your work.  We’ll look at tons of tips and tricks for hatching, crosshatching, and stippling, and talk about how to add bold color to your linework to add variation and contrast that makes your work stand out online and in print.