My First City

Let's create your first model of a city that contains roads, buildings, trees and vehicles.

What you can create using Icograms Designer

Level: beginner
Topic: city illustration
Elements: roads, buildings, trees, vehicles

In this lesson we want to show you how to create a simple model of a city.
First of all we will show you how to create a road grid, then how to add buildings, trees and vehicles. Some of the buildings we will make higher by combining two or more buildings together. We will also show you some simple tricks that will help speed up the work.

Let's start

How to work with Icograms Designer

Get started from scratch

  • Open Icograms Designer
  • Drag and drop icons to work area
  • Use clone tools and copy/paste to speed up
  • Move, resize and recolor to find the best solution
  • Add text and symbols
  • Upload your own graphics if needed
  • Download created graphics

Get started from template

  • Choose a Template suitable for you
  • Drag and drop additional graphics if needed
  • Insert your own data using text boxes
  • Change colors, fonts and icons to customize your design
  • Upload your own graphics if needed
  • Download created graphics

My First City related Templates

First city
First city
Residential Quarter
Residential Quarter
City on Soil
City on Soil
Flying Island - City
Flying Island - City
City Transportation
City Transportation
Area - Supermarket
Area - Supermarket
Area - Town
Area - Town
Area - Sleeping Areas
Area - Sleeping Areas
Area - School
Area - School
Area - Public
Area - Public
Area - City
Area - City
Residential Community
Residential Community
City Yellow
City Yellow
Day & Night
Day & Night
City Seamless Background
City Seamless Background
Template-Construction
Template-Construction
Lungs of the City
Lungs of the City
City Label
City Label
City and Warehouse
City and Warehouse