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    Default May 2012 Entry: The Carolinas, USA

    Haven't done a challenge in a while so thought I would give this a go. This will be new for me, traditional mapping on paper! I'm doing something I'm familiar with, North/South Carolina on the east coast, United States. I have the outlines done, but will continue adding fun stuff to the map. I will also color it, not sure how, but it will have color and black ink.

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    Awesome ship and compass rose you have there....man there are going to be some sweet entries this month.
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    Nice start!

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    bit more work tonight while watching Superbad... Love that movie - McLovin!


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    That looks awesome! Love the waves


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    Smokin man. I bet that border got a bit tedious Looks great though.
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    Those waves and that compass rose are pretty awesome. I really love the style and historical look of it so far.
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    Lovely. I'm with everyone else, those waves are quite nice. I think it looks fine the way it is, but I could also see this map looking good with a light ink wash.

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    a little more work tonight - some mountains and the beginnings of a cartouche.

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    I like that cartouche! This is continuing to look really good

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