Tulsa Map Print
Tulsa Map Print
Tulsa Map Print

Tulsa Map Print

Regular price
$24.00
Sale price
$24.00

Tulsa! One of the great cities in the world, the origin of historic route 66 and a cornerstone of westward expansion. I worked with a wide swathe of Tulsa locals to describe the city as they would, highlighting the almost-perfect grid.

ABOUT THE IDEA
Information is more fun to read when it's beautiful. I've designed these charts and maps with hours of research, reassembling data into a brain-friendly aesthetic. I edit the information significantly, avoiding the "dazzle" effect which occurs when our eyes are battered with too much information. Letterpress makes it even more gorgeous.

ABOUT LETTERPRESS PRINTING
Letterpress is a very complicated and expensive printing method that I am obsessed with. All letterpress prints are slammed with 600 pounds of pressure, creating a deep, tactile texture. The ink gets embedded into the thick soft paper so it won't fade within your lifetime. Read more about letterpress printing here.

FRAMING

Your local frame shop is going to do a better job than anyone else. There's a reason this craft endures and cannot be automated: It's skilled work that is best done face-to-face in physical space.

See more framing ideas here.

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