I began the process of refurbishing this rusted and forgotten floor globe by sanding, priming, and drawing the latitude and longitude lines over the surface. Country and water boundaries were drawn by hand and inked using an architectural pen.
Each country and body of water was then filled with oil paint.
Map of Forest Park, Queens, New York.
Drawn with pen and ink and finished with water color.
Work-in-Progress Pictures - Pencil and Pen on White Primer Surface
Work-in-Progress Pictures - Oil Painting