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CJ Swallow
Pencil Portrait Mastery - Stunning Ink and Pencil Portraits on Maps - My Modern Metropolis--Ed Fairburn - Discover The Secrets Of Drawing Realistic Pencil Portraits Ed Fairburn, Portrait Au Crayon, Pencil Portrait, Portrait Photo, Art Du Monde, Art Carte, Modern Metropolis, A Level Art, Fine Art
Ed FairburnPencil PortraitArt Du MondeA Level ArtFine Art

Cardiff, UK fine artist Ed Fairburn #artistaday

UK-based illustrator Ed Fairburn creates portraits on maps, incorporating the roads and other map features into the likenesses. Ed explains his work by saying, “I paint, draw and construct using a flexible range of tangible media across a wide range of surfaces and contexts, allowing my practice to exist across various disciplines. The work I produce is largely self-directed, allowing me to explore a wealth of ideas and concepts which need to be realised.”

I always love embroidery and fiber art and quilting. There are so many ways to c… I always love embroidery and fiber art and quilting. There are so many ways to consider a “map” or create your own. Hand Embroidery, Machine Embroidery, Machine Quilting, Map Quilt, Quilt Top, Bordados E Cia, Textiles, Landscape Quilts, Fabric Manipulation
Hand EmbroideryMachine QuiltingQuilt TopTextiles

The Oxton Art Fair 2012 - The 9th annual Oxton Art Fair is a wonderful showcase of art, craft and design from local artists within four of galleries of the Williamson Art Gallery in Birkenhead.

London Underground string map - I don't know why but I love the underground map *geek* London Underground, Underground Tube, Map Design, Graphic Design, Design Ideas, Metro Map, Home And Deco, String Art, Creations
Design IdeasString ArtCreations

String map 3

See a making of: more string: String Boat String Flow String Curve keep up with all the other stuff I make by following me on twitter: @DanCoffeyUK

Using maps to create illustrations of portraits. These remind me of Tatiana Parcero's Cartografia Interior pieces. Graffiti, Collage Vintage, Vintage Maps, Antique Maps, A Level Art, Ap Art, Art Graphique, Portrait Art, Painting Portraits

Funny pictures, awesome photos and amazing images.

thread on collagraph by Helen Smith - Fragments of torn collagraph prints stitched with red thread and vintage shirt buttons.Red thread on collagraph by Helen Smith - Fragments of torn collagraph prints stitched with red thread and vintage shirt buttons. Collagraph, Quilt Modernen, Textile Artists, Art Plastique, Map Art, Fabric Art, Medium Art, Altered Art, Collage Art
Quilt ModernenMap ArtAltered ArtCollage Art

Red thread on collagraph

Fragments of torn collagraph prints stitched with red thread and vintage shirt buttons. Blogged here

New art sketchbook pages ideas mixed media 67 ideas Sketchbook Project, Sketchbook Pages, Fashion Sketchbook, Sketchbook Ideas, A Level Textiles Sketchbook, Sketchbook Drawings, Sketchbook Inspiration, Journal Inspiration, Fashion Inspiration

Sleeping Solutions by SnoreMagazine - SnoreMagazine

SnoreMagazine is a website for the people who suffer from snoring. We solve snoring problems and help to find the best sleeping solutions to help You sleep.

Know your town (like the back of your hand) by johnefrench, I like the simple black and white line drawing, and the quirky shape of the map makes it a strong but effective piece which has been ordinarily created Hand Kunst, Art Carte, Stoff Design, Drawn Art, Collage Vintage, Vintage Maps, Identity Art, A Level Art, Gcse Art
Hand KunstDrawn ArtCollage VintageVintage MapsA Level Art

fuck yeah cartography!

passionate-geographer: “ What do you do after hours? on We Heart It - ”

Katie Lewis – Detail 3 Detail of 201 Days, Thread, pencil and pins, 70 x 36 x inches, Courtesy of the Artist - Architecture Metal, Texture Metal, Katie Lewis, Arte Linear, Instalation Art, Generative Art, Land Art, Oeuvre D'art, Abstract Landscape
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Katie Lewis - Detail 3

Detail of 201 Days, 2006, Thread, pencil and pins, 70 x 36 x 1.8 inches, Courtesy of the Artist

As incríveis esculturas de ondas e vidro do mar inspiradas por K. Art Of Glass, Fused Glass Art, Butterfly Girl, Stained Glass Ornaments, Colossal Art, Ocean Waves, Natural World, Graphic, Sculpture Art
Fused Glass ArtStained Glass OrnamentsNatural World

Current Work

Aili Schmeltz - Goucher Glacier String Art Installation (via All Sorts of Pretty) Using string to create a sculpture. Lovely colors and play with lighting and shadows. Modern Art, Contemporary Art, Instalation Art, Graffiti Artwork, Graffiti Font, Ideias Diy, Illustration Art, Illustrations, Thread Art
Instalation ArtIdeias DiyIllustrations

All Sorts of Pretty

Exercice de Style — Tatsukushi Seashore by Guy Gene Patterns In Nature, Textures Patterns, Nature Artwork, Texture Art, Abstract Photography, Landscape Paintings, Abstract Art, Shapes, Inspiration
Patterns In NatureTexture ArtAbstract PhotographyInspiration


Paper construction of french fries and soda by Matthew Sporzynski. For Real Simple magazine: Food Sculpture, Cardboard Sculpture, Paper Sculptures, Juan Sanchez Cotan, Food Artists, Web Design, Graphic Design, Assemblage, Art Plastique
Cardboard SculptureJuan Sanchez CotanFood ArtistsWeb Design

Paper Sculptures: Food

Artist Matthew Sporzynski covers culinary delights—from soup to nuts.

Kyle Bean for Hermes (UK) Christmas 2009 - Music manuscript covered instruments and map covered suitcases to complete window displays across the country. This is pretty wicked. Sculpture Projects, Book Sculpture, Art Projects, Music Crafts, Book Crafts, Arts And Crafts, Library Displays, Store Displays, Window Displays
Book SculptureArt ProjectsMusic CraftsLibrary Displays

Kyle Bean. | Yellowtrace

Anna Mlasowsky,artist working in glass and other medias. Installations and material based objects. Modernisme, Black Spray Paint, Pop Art, Textiles Techniques, Insect Art, Textile Fiber Art, Museum, Wall Sculptures, Installation Art


Anna Mlasowsky | Araneae, 2013 | spider webs, black spray paint

Chris Kenny fashions scraps of maps into complex three-dimensional forms, reducing entire continents to strange shapes hung on a wall or turning flat images of the world into globes. Collage Sculpture, Sculptures, Map Collage, Let's Make Art, A Level Art, Map Art, Art Google, Art Projects, Paper Crafts
Map CollageLet's Make ArtA Level ArtMap ArtArt Projects

Creative Cartography: 15 Artists Transforming Maps

These 15 artists cut, sculpt and rearrange paper maps, create their own from unexpected materials like money or use them to illustrate interesting data.