The Cartographer's Notes

How to Read a Fantasy Map

How to Read a Fantasy Map

This might seem like a "common sense" thing to you but I can assure you, a great deal of people have a very misguided way of looking at and reading...

How to Read a Fantasy Map

This might seem like a "common sense" thing to you but I can assure you, a great deal of people have a very misguided way of looking at and reading...

Blind/Visually Impaired Characters

Whether you want to have a blind/visually impaired NPC or OC, here's some tips on playing one respectfully and with accessibility in mind. First, I want to say this is...

Blind/Visually Impaired Characters

Whether you want to have a blind/visually impaired NPC or OC, here's some tips on playing one respectfully and with accessibility in mind. First, I want to say this is...

Earth Sciences & Fantasy Maps

Earth Sciences & Fantasy Maps

I read a lot about people who cringe whenever looking at a fantasy map because they saw something they thought was “wrong” because something on it didn't fit their understanding...

Earth Sciences & Fantasy Maps

I read a lot about people who cringe whenever looking at a fantasy map because they saw something they thought was “wrong” because something on it didn't fit their understanding...

Help deter art theft

Help deter art theft

A few years ago, I had a few pieces of mine stolen off of the internet and made into posters being sold for a ridiculous amount of money and never...

Help deter art theft

A few years ago, I had a few pieces of mine stolen off of the internet and made into posters being sold for a ridiculous amount of money and never...

A Guide on How to Hire a Cartographer (or any artist)

A Guide on How to Hire a Cartographer (or any a...

First, let me state that this is not a definitive guide on hiring all cartographers. Everyone is different, everyone has different needs/wants when working on projects.  These simple rules aren't...

A Guide on How to Hire a Cartographer (or any a...

First, let me state that this is not a definitive guide on hiring all cartographers. Everyone is different, everyone has different needs/wants when working on projects.  These simple rules aren't...