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You make the background out of a map of somewhere you went, and then choose a photo from that trip!

I love this cut into the shape of the state they were taken in :) a goal to travel together!

How to make put a map on canvas for art. What about using pins or hearts to mark where we've lived/visited?


5 Easy Crafts with Maps

Shadow Box: It's a new kind of scrapbook: Take a (road) trip down memory lane with a 3-D souvenir case. Remove the back of a shadow box frame and cut a map to fit its dimensions. Glue the map to the backing, then trim the edges if necessary. Let dry. Tape, glue or pin shells, photos, tickets and other trinkets on top of the map. Put the frame back together.

Favorite song ever! Vintage Sheet Music Lyrics Canvas Wall Art - What A Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong ---Love the modge podged background.

No Sew Roman Shades...I've seen this a few times but this blog is one of the best, complete with pics & very understandable directions!

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easily create gorgeous & memorable keepsakes

Travel boards

Take something you really love: a letter, envelope, photograph, a ticket stub... anything - to a printing place like Kinkos and have them blow it up for you to hang as art. An old recipe from Grandma would be great for the kitchen! Love this idea!

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Great idea to keep all the memories from your travels...

...maps into art. Collect maps from your trip and have your vacations scattered around the home to remind you of special times and places <3

Pop Out Picture. You just need multiple copies of the same photograph, some scissors, adhesive dots, and a shadowbox frame to make this cute gift.