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Nautical Chart Art
Nautical Chart Art
Nautical Chart Art

Nautical Chart Art

Regular price $20.00 Sale

Pick up is available free of charge during museum opening hours from 10 AM to 2 PM on Fridays.

Re-purpose outdated nautical charts into framed works of art using iris folding techniques with the Maritime Museum of British Columbia's Nautical Chart Art Workshop Kit!

Our kit teaches you the paper folding technique of iris folding, accompanied by facts you may "wander" about early navigation. 

Included in the box:

  • Instructions for creating the shadow box (including instructions for iris folding)
  • Fact sheet about the history navigation and nautical charts
  • White-framed shadow box
  • Assortment pre-cut nautical chart papers
  • Assortment of origami folding paper
  • Four poster mounting stickers

You will need (not included):

  • scissors
  • tape