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Things I do with maps

March 17, 2011

I have been working with maps for years and continue today with the fascination. It started with making birdhouses from old atlases.

then I started to shred my maps so I would start with this:

and weave the map back together so it begins to look like this:

Lately, I have been interested in creating a globe. I was inspired by this that is made out of paper:

so I used my collection of printed papers to create this:

It needs work and some continents but I like the idea.
I’ve also started to collect these which I think are cool and charming but not sure what I’ll do with them…..

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