Your First Map

 

Lesson 7: Adding Vegetation

By now, you are well on your way to creating an amazing overland map. 

Now it's time to add forests and vegetation. In this tutorial, we'll examine two approaches to laying out forests - one quick and the other more manual, but with greater control. 

This is a relatively easy tutorial, but it's got plenty of tips to help you get a 'lived in feel' for your map

Next Steps

  • Apply the top down technique when adding vegetation.
  • Add dense forests by choosing from the symbols set (try the mixed drawing tool).
  • Add trees in batches then fill them in manually to make them look more natural.