Map Outline Poster Illustrator Tutorial - Diy Gift Idea | Charlimarietv

 
Published on Nov. 28, 2015
Channel: Charlimarietv
Category: Howto & Style
Source: Youtube

Create a street map outline poster for your wall, or for a DIY Christmas gift with this Adobe Illustrator tutorial! Please remember to subscribe http://bit.ly/1aE5UOT Buy map posters in my store: http://bit.ly/lnk-prints Buy limited edition notebook set: http://bit.ly/lnk-notebooks My outline map of Valencia poster that you may have seen in my room tour is certainly a talking point in my room. It's simple, yet beautiful and I love that the graphic comes from the shape of the actual streets of my favourite city. I love finding beauty in things like that! Today I show you how to design your own map outline poster using screenshots from Google Maps and Adobe Illustrator. Hope you like it! And even if you're not going to make your own, I hope you enjoy seeing how I design :) Room tour video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XTfG3n13ans // USEFUL THINGS An Illustrator 101 video (not mine): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IBouhf4seWQ My Illustrator artboard is A1 (594mm x 841mm) I got it printed on 160gsm Matte stock at Callprint: http://www.callprint.co.uk/ Strato typeface: http://www.thedesignersfoundry.com/products/strato ----------------------------------------------- // ABOUT ME Hello there! I'm Charli and I'm a web and graphic designer from New Zealand currently living in London and posting videos every Saturday about design, fashion/beauty and DIYs here on CharliMarieTV. Please subscribe and say hi in the comments so we can be friends :) ----------------------------------------------- // LINKS Sign up for my monthly update newsletter full of interesting videos, blog posts and websites: http://eepurl.com/bq2KU1 My blog: http://www.charlimarie.com My apparel company, Liner Note Kids: http://linernotekids.com/ My design portfolio: http://charliprangley.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/charliprangley Instagram: http://instagram.com/charliprangley Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/charlimarieTV My sister SmayJay's channel: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHwfFu023JtowO8sL_ymoSg ----------------------------------------------- // MUSIC Hackbeat by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution licence (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100805 Artist: http://incompetech.com/