Monthly Archives: December 2014

Florida Early History Part 3

Early Florida History 3 All of this treachery, double crossing, and conquest would continue as part of Florida’s history. The Indians would be driven from their land over the span of three Seminole wars. It would be the most costly … Continue reading

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Early Florida History Part 2

Early Florida History Part Two In 1528, Narvaez and his exhibition followed in Ponce de Leon’s footsteps, as well as the famous explorer Hernando DeSoto a few years after Navarez. They were searching for gold, primarily in the form of … Continue reading

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New Map Monday- Mitchell’s Florida 1874 featuring St. Augustine

Mitchell’s FLORIDA 1874 featuring St. Augustine Hand-Painted Historic Map by Lisa Middleton  This 1874 map features the state of Florida with an inset of St. Augustine was originally produced by Samuel Augustus Mitchell Junior. The map border features a signature floral and … Continue reading

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Please place your orders by December 16

I have big news! I was invited into a series of shows in Florida and Arizona and look forward to sharing my work with new art and map lovers! I will be hitting the road soon. Please place your Christmas orders before … Continue reading

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A note from Me– December 2014

Thank you very much for your encouragement over the last few years to pursue my dreams of being an artist by attending art shows, reading my newsletter and blog, and purchasing my hand painted historic map products. It has been … Continue reading

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January and Spring 2015 show Schedule

 Lisa’s Winter Exhibits will feature FLORIDA and the American Southeast!   Tell your neighbors! Tell your friends! Please do stop in to visit! December, January, and Spring 2015 show Schedule  

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Great River Arts Gift Guide

Please refer to this gift guide to simplify your shopping experience. 11×14″ reproductions – $24.95 16″ reproductions – $32.50 18×24″ limited edition giclees – $125.00 24×36″ limited edition giclees -$170.00 40×60″ limited edition giclees -$340.00 In Stock Hand Painted originals – … Continue reading

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Early Florida Discovery-Part 1

        Early Florida History Part One  Spanish conquistadors are the bedrock of early Florida history. These were individuals who were set out with the task of conquering and settling a land. They were explorers, but were also … Continue reading

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New Map Monday- Mitchell’s map of Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies

Map of Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies [Insets of Bermuda, Sandwich Islands, Jamaica and Panama Railroad]   Produced in Philadelphia in the year 1878, this is a hand colored map by renowned cartographer Samuel Augustus Mitchell Junior. This … Continue reading

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