How to Create a Vector Map Infographic in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingIn the following steps you will learn how to create a simple map design in Adobe Illustrator. For starters you will create the main map shapes using a free SVG file and basic vector shape-building techniques. Next, using the Pen Tool, stroke tricks and graphic styles, you will create a set of paths. Moving on, you will create three icons using simple shapes and paths along with the Warp and Offset effects. Finally, you will learn some neat tricks on how to make your work easier using text, the Appearance panel and some effects. (Read more...)