Las Vegas Map Print
Las Vegas Map Print

Las Vegas Map Print

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Las Vegas is way more than the strip. It is a vast desert landscape.

Meeting a few locals, I learned that Vegas history is SOOOO peculiar, they didn't really develop in the same way as most American cities. The turnover rate is so high that the districting and neighborhooding of the city never really happened. Take this map as a marker of history. These names will change, many will be added, just like the rise and fall of the casinos.

So why all the circles? Research indicates that GPS's are hindering our ability to create mental maps of our surroundings. My maps aim to install a "Map from the Mind" for each city, simplifying structures and districts in the simplest terms. Each design is taken as a new challenge, using the knowledge of locals to create a map that is both beautiful and useful.

Have you noticed that frame shops never go out of business? There's a reason. It's a highly specialized skill that requires individual attention. I recommend using your local framer.

Alternatively, has standard sized frames with many options. 

Letterpress is a very complicated and expensive printing method that I am obsessed with. All Letterpress 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.

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