Delicately interwoven like veins, the tiny green, blue and red strips of maps used to create these incredible sculptures are molded around a packing tape form to create a three-dimensional shape. Artist Nikki Rosato removes the land masses, leaving nothing but the roads and rivers behind, reinforcing the paper with wire as necessary...

Delicately interwoven like veins, the tiny green, blue and red strips of maps used to create these incredible sculptures are molded around a packing tape form to create a three-dimensional shape. Artist Nikki Rosato removes the land masses, leaving nothing but the roads and rivers behind, reinforcing the paper with wire as necessary...

Valorie Goodwin, artist, architect, instructor, quilt artist

Valorie Goodwin, artist, architect, instructor, quilt artist

illustrated map - katie vernon art + illustration. dubuque, iowa map illustration

illustrated map - katie vernon art + illustration. dubuque, iowa map illustration

The full tutorial - how to draw a map. This goes start to finish through my process illustrating a map, including the photoshop file of the final map.

How to draw a map

The full tutorial - how to draw a map. This goes start to finish through my process illustrating a map, including the photoshop file of the final map.

Emboidered Map. How she did it tracing map onto fabric. Don't forget to do this! Pinterest Made Me Do It :: Embroidered Map

Pinterest Made Me Do It :: Embroidered Map

Emboidered Map. How she did it tracing map onto fabric. Don't forget to do this! Pinterest Made Me Do It :: Embroidered Map

Other people take a more global approach, like the artist who went big with an entire world map. It took over a thousand nails and 150 meters of string to complete.

Other people take a more global approach, like the artist who went big with an entire world map. It took over a thousand nails and 150 meters of string to complete.

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