Category Archives: Map Art News

Enjoy our archive of Lisa’s monthly newsletters

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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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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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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New Map Lake Pend Orielle-Completely designed from head to foot by Lisa

Lake Pend Oreille is the largest lake in the northern Idaho panhandle and the largest lake in Idaho with a length of 43 miles and a surface area of 148 square miles. It is the fifth deepest lake in the … Continue reading

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A New Map of Whitefish Lake Designed by Lisa

Whitefish Lake one mile wide at its widest part and seven miles long. It’s deepest point is 232 feet. At its southern point lies the city of Whitefish. Looming over the lake on its northeast side at 6,817 feet is … Continue reading

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A New Map of Coeur d’Alene designed stem to stern by Lisa

Pronounced core-da-lane, Lake Coeur d’Alene is a lake located in the Idaho Panhandle stretching 25 miles long, starting at the city of the same name, Coeur d’Alene in the north, and reaching down into the indian reservation of the same … Continue reading

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Historic River Maps make Great Gifts! Now, Order FRAMED Maps!

Historic River Maps Make Great Gifts! I walked into Village Custom Frame in La Crosse, WI, the other day and found Sue busy at work filling orders for Lisa Middleton’s historic map prints ordered for Christmas giving. The framed maps 1887 Ribbon … Continue reading

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Tell your neighbors! Tell your friends!

Lisa’s Summer Show Schedule 2014 Conference, Jackson WY October 4-5: Issaquah Salmon Days, Issaquah WA (waiting list) October 24-26 Best of the Northwest, Seattle WA “I have seen your maps EVERYWHERE and have been so looking forward to buying one … Continue reading

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