Another Atlantic Provinces group of wood maps (3ft x 6ft) completed. This one is going to a construction company in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Lindsay Construction.
Our original, hand made wood maps of Nova Scotia (and other locations) can also be made from pressure treated plywood should you wish to decorate your outdoor living space. Leave unfinished or apply a stain. This one is about 36 inches long. We can customize to the size you want.
Our wooden map of PEI features a detailed cut out of the island province mounted on the Prince Edward Island cloth tartan.
I have to say I enjoy cutting out these maps. Its almost therapy for me. 🙂 Each map is complete and ready to hang, a small hole is drilled in the back to hang it on the wall.
Working on some new projects coming soon. The other day I was working on the map of Labrador.
I am quite proud of this new woodworking project I created this past week. During November 2016 we hired a company to create some custom LED string lights (which will be available in our online store soon) and then I applied the lights in several new projects. This map of Nova Scotia is one of several designs coming soon to our Maritime Collection.
This afternoon I took the time to upgrade some of the wood maps that I have here. By upgrade I mean mounted on a board, lined with cloth tartan and placed in a rustic frame.
Continue reading Getting framed in the workshop
A couple of people contacted me about combining the design on my wooden maps with cribbage boards. Worth a shot I figured. It was only when I realized I had to drill 361 holes did I begin to understand the amount of work involved.
My ‘winter white’ Nova Scotia wood map No. 17 measures about 20 inches long. The boards are rough sawn using a chainsaw, then the coastline is cut out with another saw. Continue reading Nova Scotia Wood Map No.17