Our wooden map of Newfoundland features a detailed cut out of the island portion of the province of NL, mounted on the Newfoundland cloth tartan.
Our wooden map of Labrador features a detailed cut out of the mainland portion of the province of NL, mounted on the Newfoundland cloth tartan.
Our wooden map of Cape Breton Island features a detailed cut out of the island portion of Nova Scotia mounted on the Cape Breton cloth tartan.
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.
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