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AMA: Map it out!

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AMA: Map it out!
Group:Amazing Mail ART
Swap Coordinator:MissThundercat (contact)
Swap categories: Challenges  Mail Art  Paper Crafts 
Number of people in swap:17
Location:International
Type:Type 3: Package or craft
Rating requirement:4.98
Last day to signup/drop:July 19, 2014
Date items must be sent by:August 4, 2014
Number of swap partners:2
Description:

For some reason, I love maps and if you feel the same way, this may be the swap for you! let's get creative with all the maps we have collected over the years!

In this swap you'll have 2 partners and you will create mail art using original maps only (so no google maps print outs!). The mail art can be sender's choice of a PC (no smaller than 6x4 inches) or an envelope. But creating an envelope out of an atlas/map page is not enough for this swap! Be creative!!
Use whatever you have at your disposal, pages from atlases, touristy destination maps, or just little direction maps in invitation flyers. Anything map wise goes. You can use other elements for the mail art too, rubberstamp, paint, embellish as you like, but the majority of the mail art must be made out of maps.

a few links to inspire you:
Map art by Mim
paper and postage blog
Map paper collage group on flickr

credits for swap picture shown - by piggy one

Swap is open to all AMA swappers worldwide! Come and join the fun :)

Discussion

wolfeagle 07/ 7/2014 #

Great Swap and links. Thanks so much.

heartcore1985 07/ 9/2014 #

Too bad I don't really have time for it now, but love your idea Miss Thundercat! :)

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