Top 10 Father’s Day Gifts


Where did May go? June 21st is approaching and it’s time to celebrate the father figure in your life. If you’re looking for something special we have ten gifts that will make Father’s Day unforgettable. A perfect gift that will have you talking for hours. Whether he’s into hiking, decor, or even beer we got […]

Are Maps of the World Accurate?


When it comes to maps, it’s probably safe to assume that we’re pretty big fans. In short, we think they’re great. They help us to understand the world around us. They help us plan, travel, explore, and connect with new people, places, and adventures. However, is it best to immediately assume that they are always […]

The Complicated Nature of Map Copyright


Whether you’re well-versed in law or you’re only casually aware of its existence, you probably understand that copyright law is a complex creature. The different areas it covers is vast, the allowances for use are particular, and there’s still plenty that seems up in the air regardless of the law’s comprehensiveness. Maps are one of […]

Top Ten Travel Safety Tips You Should Know

Whether you’re a seasoned traveler or a newbie with a serious case of wanderlust, it’s easy to give into the moment and throw caution to the wind. It may feel great at first, but you’ll probably come back down to earth fast when things inevitably go south. It’s better to avoid this altogether and this […]

How to Create a Watercolor Map with a Clipping Mask in Illustrator

Maps have many purposes. One of the main reasons people come looking for a map is to decorate a space. People want something to represent their travels, show them the world or simply bring some color into their lives. Graphic design is a very crucial part of the map-making process. We work with color, graphics, […]