Tag Archives: handmade

Laser Cut Inlay map of Pittsburgh

22 Sep





This is a laser-cut map of Pittsburgh. Awesome.

Click the images to enlarge.

Materials: 1/4″ Birch (roads and framing), 1/4″ Walnut (rivers), 1/4″ Padauk (parks), 1/8″ Cast Acrylic (faceplate), Linen (map background)

By Nico Paris


Pittsburgh Hand-Drawn Mapping Project

4 Dec


These are a few of my favorite things (Pittsburgh) from the Pittsburgh Hand-Drawn Mapping Project

I just came across this cool new tumblr that’s collecting Pittsburgh Hand-Drawn Maps.

Directions scribbled on backs on napkins, turn-by-turn Post-It notes, a sketch of the best sushi restaurants in the city — these reflect how we truly see Pittsburgh.

At the Pittsburgh Hand-Drawn Mapping Project, we’re collecting your drawings to build a living atlas to the city.

Exactly.  Pretty excited what comes of this project. Be sure to check out the smell map of someone’s bike commute, called Commutearoma. Brilliant.

Check out the Pittsburgh Hand-Drawn Mapping Project and submit a map!

Happy Valentine’s Day

14 Feb

Etsy can be a funny place. Here’s some last minute Valentine’s Day gifts.

Put a bird heart map on it.

Love You Candy Map Find love in the Rocks


Me You Candy Heart Map Munhall is for lovers


Heart PGH Cut paper map print


Map heart print
Say I love you with a heart shaped pendant

Handdrawn Print Found at Wild Card, Lawrenceville

17 Feb

Click to make BIG

Found at Wild Card, Lawrenceville.

Handcut paper map

22 Jan

Found this ditty on the I heart PGH blog.

Karen M. Oleary has created this amazing handcut map of Pittsburgh – available in the StudioKMO Esty shop.

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