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Lisa’s Favorite book and travel finds from January 2019!

23 Jan

As a constant traveler and map enthusiast I would like to share some of the products I’ve discovered and have been informed about from customers and friends from across the country! YES please click on my affiliate link- it will help support the restoration of historic travel maps and my custom map design service. I […]

September Note from Lisa

03 Sep

Summer has ended like a lion, taking with it one of our remaining chalets in Glacier National Park. Rest in Peace Sperry Chalet. This was a popular picnic spot, or turn around point. A place to rest before pushing on up for a second day of hiking over the Continental Divide. As the fires rage […]

Past Shows

14 Jan

  2017-2019 4 Craft Fairs a week on the Treasure Coast FL, and Flathead Valley MT. 2016 June 3-5 Edina Art Fair, Edina MN June 11 Artspire, LaCrosse WI June 26 Made Fair, Missoula MT July 1-3 Whitefish 4th of July Art Festival, Whitefish MT July 15-17 Hockaday Arts in the Park, Kalispell MT August 5-7 Sweet […]

Montana 1906 map used as a prop in a beautiful music video.

12 Mar

It started last summer. Got a call for 2 overnight Giclees… OH NO only 1 in stock…Had to disassemble a personal framed copy! Then I discovered….the customer wanted them both abused, beat up and mangled!  This required special attention! They were to be a prop in a MOVIE! OUT came the coffee grinds! OUT came the […]

Guns Amo and Art

17 Feb

I had so much fun at my first show I was ready for another! A gun show was occurring at the same location the following weekend for three days for less than half of what I paid for my booth at the craft show so I said sure, “Men love maps!”   I was ready […]