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
Small City 2
Small City 2
City on Soil
City on Soil
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
City Hospital
City Hospital
Urban and Rural Areas
Urban and Rural Areas
Modern Building
Modern Building
Residential Community
Residential Community
Day & Night
Day & Night
City Seamless Background
City Seamless Background
Template-ChristmasCity
Template-ChristmasCity
Template-Construction
Template-Construction
School on Map
School on Map
Lungs of the City
Lungs of the City
City Label
City Label
City
City
City and Warehouse
City and Warehouse