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tear a piece of a map, highlight with main roads, color with "tea" color, and maybe use the rest of the space for journaling (by Nina Morgan)

Map of Nazca Lines, Peru. Nazca Lines were created by the Nazca culture between 400 and 650 AD. The hundreds of individual figures range in complexity from simple lines to stylized hummingbirds, spiders, monkeys, fish, sharks, orcas, and lizards.

Map of Nazca Lines, Peru. Nazca Lines were created by the Nazca culture between…

The literary map of London (although the illustrator's grasp of London geography is, to say the least, loose - Battersea East of Lambeth?)

A literary map of London. More than 250 novels were mined in order to make the Literary London Map, taken from the Literary London Art Collection. It was created by graphic artist Dex in collaboration with interior designer Anna Burles. This is beautiful.

Improved Technology - Improvements had helped many Europeans to conquer territory and the oceans of the world. Cartographers, or map makers created more accurate maps to assist sailors. As well as, Astrolabe; an instrument developed by the ancient Greeks, yet perfected by the Arabs.

theantidote: “ Cartographic Polyrhythms Emma McNally digital hybrid from drawing (graphite/carbon on paper) ‘Below the level of the musical note lies the realm of microsound, of sound particles.

Surprising parent/child activity: create a map of your child's imaginary world.  I am in love with this post!

How to create a map out of your novel's unique world. A creative idea is to include a world map at the beginning of your novel to give readers a better idea of your novel's landscape.

Descent to the lake

A cut away atlas. Maya Lin: Systematic Landscapes The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego). Maya Lin explores landscape as both form and content, as well as the role technology plays in visualizing and transforming our world.