Step 1 - Pick a Terrorible Color Scheme
Step 2 - Create a Map
This evil experiment also requires a map. I used mapstack.stamen.com to generate my basemap.
Step 3 - Find a Stencil
Any-o-lantern worth it’s weight in ghoul’d depends on a hallowed stencil. I found this ghostly stencil over at halloweenclipart.com.
Step 4 - (Optional) Make it Groan
If you’ve got the guts to carve out extra punishment, don’t forget to lurk around in search of a good pun.
Step 5 - Bring Out Your Inner Frankenstein
You can sew together your little monster using your favorite image editing software. I used pixlr.com to bring my map to life. I’ll skip the gory details¨ but the Wand tool...
...will make quick work of the stencil to carve out your creation.
The Grim Result:
And check out this one that I made.
It would sure be a treat if you would share your #mapolantern with @gisincorporated on Twitter!
Hat-tip for this idea goes to MaptimeATL - check them out