Location Map East London Hipster Hangouts line drawing
The Location Map of East London, portrayed through this captivating line drawing, emerged as a result of a heartfelt private commission. The client’s intention was to craft a unique and thoughtful gift for a dear friend, which added a layer of significance to the project.
The specific focus of this illustrative travel map was the vibrant East End of London, with a spotlight on the trendy Shoreditch area. The illustration beautifully captured prominent landmarks like the Hackney Empire, The Truman Brewery on Brick Lane, and the charming Geffrye Museum – all nestled in close proximity.
East London, with its hipster vibe, provided ample inspiration for this project. The illustration incorporated elements synonymous with the area’s character, including fixie bikes and vintage racers, nods to craft beer and coffee culture, all of which contribute to the unique charm of East London.
Private commissions like this hold a special place in the creative process. They are infused with personal sentiment, as they are often intended as meaningful gifts for loved ones. This added layer of consideration and thoughtfulness elevates the entire project.
The Location Map of East London is a striking piece of art, rendered in black and white spot drawings. The layout is characterized by symmetry and minimalism, with no need for intricate depictions of roads and streets. A prominent banner at the bottom of the illustration elegantly draws attention to the East London locations, adding a touch of sophistication to the overall design.