Topographic Map of Seattle

Cardboard | Adhesive | Acrylic Paint

Map Painted - Candance

We were approached by Candace Faber from Whoa Strategies to make a topographical model of Seattle to show the difficulties of transportation in our hilly city. We obliged, pulling GIS data and converting it into a 3D sliceable format, which we then took to our laser cutter.

Rendered Shaded Map Seattle

Rendered Screen Grab - Map Candace Faber


Process shot showing how we line up each level for assembly
What appears to be an uncharacteristic snowfall in the city is actually our adhesive. Pretty though.
Map Painted - Candance
The Emerald City in all it’s glory.

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