DIY Wall Art: Make a Custom Corkboard World Map

A fun way to mark where you've been and where you're going, a large world map made out of cork gives you limitless possibilities.

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Materials Needed:

  • 1 24-inch wide roll of cork
  • acrylic paint in color of choice (we used neon pink)
  • tacky glue
  • 18x24-inch frame
  • clear tape
  • small scissors

Print Map and Flag Templates

This tutorial shows a world map, but this technique can be easily translated to a map of the United States, your state or your city. Download the United States map template.

You'll also need to print out the . There are also blank flags, too, so you can write your own. Attach to the map with push pins.

Hang and Enjoy

Display the finished map alongside travel books and photos.

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