Maps as Art

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New Embroidery Designs By Hand Textile Art Wall Hangings Ideas Embroidery Map, New Embroidery Designs, Cross Stitch Embroidery, Machine Embroidery, Hanging Fabric, Hanging Wall Art, Fabric Art, Wall Hangings, Map Quilt

South Bank London Embroidered Map Wall Hanging

Super striking, super detailed hand embroidered map wall hanging showing Covent Garden, the River Thames and the famous South Bank with landmarks such as the London Eye, Hayward Gallery and the Royal Festival Hall. The stations at Waterloo, Embankment,...

Pirates of the South Atlantic States Art Print, Hand Drawn Pirate Art, Pirate… Pirate Maps, Templer, Black Sails, Pirate Life, Jolly Roger, Old Maps, Pirates Of The Caribbean, State Art, Sailing Ships

Pirates of the South Atlantic States Art Print 11 x 14 , Hand Drawn Artwork, Pirate Prints, Pirate Flags, Blackbeard, Pirate Ships, Pirates

Limited edition print from my original drawing. Hand aged prints look like authentic old documents. Approximately 11" x 14" small, 16" x 22" medium, 23" x 30" large. This is a limited edition print from my original drawing of pirates identified by their flags. Some pirates had their own flag design and I tried to be as accurate as possible with flags and locations that they once roamed. Each print is hand aged by staining, crumpling, tearing edges, etc. Each one is signed and numbered and…

WHO: Katherine Johnson WHAT: A map stitched into with thread WHY: textiles technique I could use in some works. Map Quilt, Quilts, Katherine Johnson, Back Of My Hand, A Level Textiles, Map Projects, Textiles Techniques, A Level Art, Illustration

Katherine Johnson | Axisweb

The methods of creation I use are always simple, that I can do myself using basic tools such as glue, thread and scalpels, to create, or more often, create changes in objects. The 'alterations' I make stem from innocent observations, double meanings,

Fujimi jūsanshū yochi zenzu (Map of the thirteen provinces from which Mt. Fuji is visible) 1843 Vintage Maps, Antique Maps, Illustrations, Illustration Art, Space Map, Kairo, Map Globe, Old Maps, Map Design

Patterson Maker Miller

uncertaintimes: “ Making Maps: Japanese Maps | Tokugawa Era | 1600-1870 ”

Diane Savona Reliquary "This piece was constructed almost entirely from my mother’s old underwear, wig, religious items.on wooden ironing board? Sculpture Textile, Textile Fiber Art, Textile Artists, Textiles, Map Art, Embroidery Art, Fabric Art, Altered Art, Needlework

Reliquary

This piece was constructed almost entirely from my mother’s old underwear, wig, religious items.

Map quilt inspiration by Leah Evans Quilt Inspiration, Map Quilt, Quilt Art, Textiles, Landscape Quilts, Landscape Art, Textile Artists, Cartography, Fabric Art

The Gallery: Leah Evans & Topographical Quilting

There are some skills that we only dream of posessing. The ability to sit still long enough to quilt is one of them. These landscape quilts by artist Leah Evans, require much more than the the ability to sit still. The work and effort that has gone into these projects is a true thing of beauty. Click through to see more of her work along with an up close view!

Friday Favorite: Anne Biss - Mary C. Embroidery Map, Modern Embroidery, Hand Embroidery Designs, Stitch Book, Cross Stitch, Stitching On Paper, Hand Stitching, Map Quilt, Map Crafts

Friday Favorite: Anne Biss

This Friday’s featured artist is Anne Biss and her lovely embroidered maps! I love the intricacies and complex patterns of these. The details and variety of marks are just stunning!

Puget Sound (detail) map art quilt by Shea Wilkinson simply tapestry landscape topography sea and land embroidery Map Quilt, Quilt Art, Creation Art, Landscape Quilts, Thread Painting, Free Motion Quilting, Map Art, Fabric Art, Fabric Crafts

Fiber Art | Shea Wilkinson

View the latest series of fiber art by Shea Wilkinson

Mary Bryning - Map art quilt includes techniques of appliqué, print, hand-dyed fabrics and machine embroidery, resulting in a combination of line, colour and texture. Embroidery Map, Machine Embroidery, Map Quilt, Landscape Quilts, Map Design, Antique Maps, Map Art, Quilt Tutorials, Textile Art

Mary Bryning

Patterns on the land and the structure of towns and roads have always fascinated me, from my early days of studying geography. I am interested in them not only for their visual impact, but also in...

charlesoberonn: “mapsontheweb: “American Explorer John Wesley Powell’s proposed distribution of western states based on watersheds. ” John Wesley Powell: Here’s my proposed distribution of the west. John Wesley, Ville New York, Map Globe, Map Vector, Old Maps, Antique Maps, Thing 1, Historical Maps, Le Far West

Geopolitical Redesign, or: A Bridge Between Europe and Africa

[Image: A cable car connects Europe and Africa, by Fabio Tozzoli and Eliana Salazar, Bologna (Italy); via Domus].Back in May, the revitalized Domus magazine asked to see “your ideas for a con…

Textiles artists gallery of work by Anne Biss. Hand embroidered, books, maps, calligraphy, letters, boxes, and wall pieces. Stitched textiles. Member of the Society of Designer Craftsmen. Embroidery Map, Cross Stitch Embroidery, Haptic Lab, Map Quilt, Stitch Pictures, Textiles, Map Design, Calligraphy Letters, Textile Artists

Textiles artists gallery of work by Anne Biss. Hand embroidered, books, maps, calligraphy, letters, boxes, and wall pieces. Stitched textiles. Member of the Society of Designer Craftsmen.