One of the nicest parts of my day is to receive a note or a photograph from a happy map buff! Thank you, Rhonda for the kind note below! Dear Lisa, I really do love the French Quarter map! Thank you so much! I’m giving it as a gift to our really good friends that […]
Tell your neighbors! Tell your friends! July 4 Conrad Mansion Ice Cream Social, Kalispell MT July 11-13 Yellowstone Art Museum Summerfair, Billings MT July 18-20 Hockiday Art Museum, Art in the Park Kalispell MT July 28-29 Art Fair on the Green, LaCrosse WI August 1-3 Sweet Pea, Bozeman MT August 8-10 Huckleberry Days, Whitefish MT August 15-17, VALA Eastside, Redmond, WA September 4-7, Western Design Conference, […]
Historic Map Artist, Lisa Middleton to Exhibit in La Crosse, Wisconsin, July 26-27
PRESS RELEASE (Photos and contacts below the release) Artist Lisa Middleton, originally from La Crosse, Wisconsin, has been painting historic Mississippi River maps for more than a decade and her maps can be found in homes and businesses throughout the United States. Middleton will be sharing her historic map paintings and their stories at the ART […]
Busy Summer of Art and more!
Plan to attend an outstanding juried art show… Art Fair on the Green… in La Crosse, Wisconsin, July 26/27. Mississippi River map artist, Lisa Middleton, will be featuring her hand-painted historic Mississippi River maps, including the “IOWA/WISCONSIN TERRITORY” map shown here.
Our “NEW MAP OF LAKE PEPIN ON THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER” is now available!
Our beautiful “New Map of Lake Pepin” drawn and illustrated by Wisconsin Map Artist, Lisa Middleton, is shown here framed. The 11×34″ gift prints are now available at better gift shops along both shores of Lake Pepin for about $24.95. Or call us at 888-255-7726 to order! The map, based on current USACE river charts is […]
1878 Historic Door County Map Features Lighthouse Inset
Today we are featuring our NEW 1878 Door County Wisconsin Atlas Map–it notes the location of each lighthouse at that time, all townships, villages, and sections, and a street plan for Sturgeon Bay in the upper left inset. While the original map featured Jenny, Wisconsin (of Lincoln County), in the lower right, we have provided […]
The map artist on the road!
Getting Excited about Missoula Show!
This Weekend at Adams Center March 22 and 23!
Montana 1906 map used as a prop in a beautiful music video.
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 […]
The Vinland Map
In 1957 this map surfaced in rare map circles, and offered anonymously for sale to the British Museum. Significantly it included an accurate depiction of Canada, the storied Vinland of the Icelandic Sagas. The map predated Columbus by 50 years and a Viking map had never surfaced prior to this time. The map was purchased […]