Thursday, March 7, 2013

Wanderlust Week: Maps as Paint Color Inspiration

I love these soft colors....they remind me of something...
global tones



Antique Maps - NORTH & SOUTH POLES by KnickofTime
Use your favorite map as color inspiration!!!

Swatches
Some of my favorite Benjamin Moore Colors. 


paint color- vintage map by martha stewart
"Vintage Map" by Martha Stewart Paints
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a vintage map was the color  inspiration behind this "Route 66" wedding style board...

Color palette inspired by antique maps  globes for a travel-inspired wedding.
Just like other pieces of art, you can pull colors from maps you love
Vintage Replogle Globe- Brown, tan, old style map


Olympic Paint TREASURE MAP D24-1.
"Treasure Map" Olympic
The Pilgrim Fathers: A Journal of their coming in the Mayflower to New England and their Life and Adventures there  Theodore Besterman, editor.  Inlaid Cartographic Binding by Denise Lubett. Golden Cockerel Press, 1939.    8 wood-engraved illustrations by Geoffrey Eales. 8vo, gray-green morocco with tan morocco onlays forming a map of Massachusetts Bay, by Lubett, with her monogram stamp on rear lower turn-in; contents clean; 1/4 morocco folding case, spine darkened. number 65 of 300 copies.
BEHR "Coastal Surf"


Find inspiration in what you love. 
XXXOOO.

SW6766 Mariner
SW6767 Aquarium
SW6767 Aquarium


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