Get Mapmaking (Paperback)

How to get Creative with Maps

By Rian Hughes

Frances Lincoln, 9780711237629, 96pp.

Publication Date: February 4, 2016

List Price: 19.99*
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Explore your creative side with the cool tasks in this book! Rian Hughes will show you how to:

Map your room

Plan a secret passage

Make a treasure map

Create constellations

Plot out a secret garden

Draw a weather map

And much more... so Get Mapmaking!

About the Author

RIAN HUGHES ( is a graphic designer, illustrator, comic artist, author, and typographer. From his studio, Device, he has produced watches for Swatch, Hawaiian shirts, logo designs for Batman and Spiderman, an iconoclastic revamp of british comic hero Dan Dare, and collaborated on a set of six children's books with Geri Halliwell. A retrospective monograph, “Art, Commercial” was published in 2002. Recent books include "Cult-ure: Ideas can be Dangerous" and "Lifestyle Illustration of the 60s", and his comic strips have been collected in "Yesterdays Tomorrows", which was launched recently at the ICA, London. 

Praise For Get Mapmaking: How to get Creative with Maps

"you'll never look at a map the same way again"
- Papercrafter