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Beginner Inkscape Map Tutorial

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Yay, I made a tutorial! This is for absolute beginners to Inkscape, so really anyone can try it!
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MonX94's avatar

Thanks, sir! Really helped when I was into maps.

Empire-of-the-East's avatar
I am trying to use the fill tool like this tutorial says but literally nothing happens.
What am I doing wrong?
Empire-of-the-East's avatar
That moment when I read this again and see the steps I keep neglecting to do.
Luckily I can redeem myself with this one thing I'm working on right now.

The rivers be triggering my anxiety tho
ManuGonzalez's avatar
I just found out this, Many Thanks, 
Pachumaster's avatar
well, hello there. I wasn't expecting you here, but on hindsight, I should've seen it coming.
CoryCA's avatar
I had been familiar with Inkscape for a while (as a web developer I love using SVGs for icons and such because of how nicely they zoom), but I used this tutorial as a way to organize my thoughts when I finally decided to start making maps myself.

Awesome walk-through!
Upvoteanthology's avatar
Sweet, your maps are amazing! ^_^
NotEliotK's avatar
Thank you for this! Will be linking to it on my first couple of maps.
Upvoteanthology's avatar
Thank you, feel free to show me what you made! I'd love to see 'em! :)
vorropohaiah's avatar
very helpful to a user who so far only works in ps
Ildzayri's avatar
Very informative and helpful, I'll take note of these steps for later use. ・∀・
Fridip's avatar
Every time I try to make the Picture larger it doesn´t work :(
Dante-Wynter's avatar
Ah! I'm rather new to this, and I had been looking for something like this! Thanks!
KuboCaskett's avatar
I'm quite experienced with Inkscape but I believe this tutorial can really help me in mapmaking.
Arminius1871's avatar
That looks like the best tutorial so far, maybe I give it a try and learn Inkscape too^^
Did you try several programms and recommend this one the most?
Upvoteanthology's avatar
I did, I definitely prefer Inkscape over things like Photoshop and Illustrator. :)
WewLad11's avatar
Why would you say Inkscape is better than Photoshop?
Arminius1871's avatar
Maybe I´ll give it a try, to honour your great tutorial, but first I must finish some other stuff XD
bolter21's avatar
I really want to give you a BJ now
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