Cartography for Designers


A weekend workshop devoted to learning the fundamentals of cartography for graphic designers. Led by Shaheer Tarar—a graphic designer, artist, and OCADU graduate, the workshop will focus on developing, creating and exporting maps from qGIS to graphics software. Participants will learn the fundamentals of mapping systems through a hands-on approach. Students will learn basic map terminology, best-practices for geographic information systems as well as sourcing map layers and data from online.