How to Create Fractured, Framed Map Art

Put a modern spin on map art with a multi-frame application.

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Materials Needed:

  • large scale map
  • picture frames in assorted shapes and sizes
  • scissors
  • painter's tape
  • measuring tape
  • marker
  • ladder
  • L-square
  • picture hangers
  • hammer

Create Frame Layout

On a flat, level surface, unfurl the map, then lay frames out in desired formation.

Mark Frames to Map

Use a marker to indicate the four corners of each frame directly on the map.

Trace Frames With L-Square

Referring to marks made for corners, use an L-square to fully trace the shape of frames directly on the surface of the map.

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