Today we bring you a simplistic tutorial created by the folks over at noupe.com that will show you how to create a vector map illustration with Adobe Illustrator. To create this illustration, you will first build the starting shapes using pixel perfect alignment, some basic vector shape building techniques along with a bunch of warp effects. Then you will put on the finishing touches. You will add the colors along with some simple effects and highlights to give it that final bit of character. This tutorial has 38 fully detailed steps and should take you between 1-2 hours to complete depending on your experience level with Illustrator. Head over to noupe.com now and check out this tutorial on how to create a vector map illustration, get creative! Hi, I’m a graphic designer who runs the Smartpress.com Blog. I enjoy good design, Red Bull and playing Minecraft. I studied digital arts and design and entertainment business at Full Sail University. Source.