who-: Artist Ed Fairburn continues to push his creative limits with these new map portraits. In the piece shown above, a Bristol street map has been carefully cut and drawn on, revealing the side of a woman’s face.
Crafted on May 2012 By: While Wearing Heels "Timeless Clock" Tutorial Artist thoughts: "It could be the location of your first date, your wedding, your honeymoon or where your child was born, let those memories remain 'timeless' forever."
Illustrator Ed Fairburn's Maps series turns road and subway maps into interesting canvases for his ink and pencil portraits. The artist utilizes the multicolored, patterned surface of each map to serve as an eye-catching attribute that echoes the complex textures found in the human form.
Incredible New Portraits Carved from Old Military Maps