Illustrated Maps

By Cambridge Illustrator Richard Bowring

We specialise in cartography and offer a unique service to produce Illustrated Maps.  In these, anything is possible – from a simple digital road map to a hand-drawn aerial version showing every building in a city.

Wayfinding map of Bedford

Wayfinding map of Bedford

One of my clients with which I have collaborated on many projects over the years is Wayfinding Cosultants. Wayfinding refers to information systems that guide people through a physical environment and enhance their understanding and experience of the space. My part in...

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Illustrated Map for Book Keepers Plus

Illustrated Map for Book Keepers Plus

Local accountancy and bookkeeping company Bookeepers Plus approached me with an idea for a 'how to find us' type of map, helping to give directions to their new premises. They liked the look of my previous examples of hand drawn illustrated maps, so it just remained...

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Map of the City of Bangor

Map of the City of Bangor

A complex project for the City of Bangor in Wales. The brief was to provide an informative and fun map of the area including a detailed key of the important places of business, leisure and education. Also, given the undulating nature of the topography, give an...

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