Map Art Lab

Map Art Lab

52 Exciting Art Explorations in Mapmaking, Imagination, and Travel

Book - 2014
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"Travel through the exciting world of cartography with Map Lab. This fun and creative book features 52 map-related activities set into weekly exercises, beginning with legends and lines, moving through types and styles, and then creating personalized maps that allow you to journey to new worlds. Authors Jill K. Berry and Linden McNeilly guide readers through useful concepts while exploring colorful, eye-catching graphics. The labs can be used as singular projects or to build up to a year of hands-on creative experiences. Map Lab is the perfect book for map lovers, creative/DIY-inspired, designers. Artists of all ages and experience levels can use this book to explore enjoyable and engaging exercises. Everyone loves maps. And what's not to love? They are beautiful and fascinating, they teach you things, they show you where you are, places you long to go, and places you dare to imagine"-- Provided by publisher
Publisher: Beverly, MA : Quarry Books, 2014
ISBN: 9781592539055
Characteristics: 144 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: McNeilly, Linden - Author


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Aug 28, 2016

Different ideas for map-related art projects. Some were kind of ugly and lame, but at least a third were very beautiful. Worth checking out and worth investing some time with your kids doing the projects.


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