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Myths and Legends of the Ancient Mississippi River Valley as Told Through Maps

13 Dec

 The Mississippi River Valley running from the present day U.S. states of Illinois, Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi, has been ripe with myth and legend alike, regarding the settlement, cultural influence and establishment of North American pre-Columbian civilization and that which contributes to our presently known Native American tribal ancestry.  It’s rich resources would, in […]

Quick Menu for Last Minute Christmas Map Art Shopping

07 Dec

….  Can’t See the whole Menu?  Please click Post title above posting to expand it!    …………………………             CLICK HERE TO SEARCH our shopping site by any KEYWORD… Search state, date, cartographer, locale, etc. If you don’t find it, Call us! 888-255-7726 Hand painted originals available now! Usual wait period is 1 […]

Smokey Summers

03 Dec

Special Contribution by Beloved Northwest Author Jack Nisbet   By: Jack Nisbet   For the past few summers, people living in the Intermountain West have spent days and often weeks blanketed by smoke. We have become familiar with websites that track fire progress, levels of evacuation notice, and terms such as “forested fuel break,” “flash […]

Keep Some Sunshine in Your Life with our New Florida Maps!

30 Oct
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Our Unique Florida Maps Bring Back Memories and Dreams of Good Times Florida Keys Buy Now Hurricane Irma can’t keep the Conch Republic down.  Florida Keys is teeming with culture, history, art, and lively community.   As a tourist destination, some of Florida Keys great attractions include beautiful beaches, museums, theatre, sightseeing, snorkeling, golf, fishing, butterfly and […]

What are so special about Giclees?

30 Sep

Pronounced “zhee-clay”, giclées is a French word meaning “to spray ink,” and is a form high quality(museum quality) reproductions, which involves spraying ink onto museum quality paper, most commonly watercolor paper, canvas and photo-like paper. It is sometimes referred to as the “Iris”, the original machine developed in the 1970s that produced this form of […]

Custom Lake Promotion!

27 Sep
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We’re working on a lake series for a new client and we’d love to make your lake!! If you’d like your very own Lake Map before Christmas be sure to place your order before Nov. 1.  No custom order fee! No setup fee! Almost all lakes accepted. Please allow 8-10 weeks for delivery. https://great-river-arts.myshopify.com/products_preview?preview_key=93e222ed31a3f70c98fd0a457694b5d0   […]