Great idea for traveling or road trips. Get a big map of the US, and take a picture when you visit a new state. Cut the picture out in the shape of the state, and glue to the map! I'm definitely doing this!
Make this easy Vintage map pallet sign! DIY picture tutorial with step by step instructions to show you how. Inexpensive and simple project. I see this done with fantasy world maps(from games, shows, or your favorite books).