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

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Process shot showing how we line up each level for assembly
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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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