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Re: [Geowanking] Cupcake Map Tiles!! Catherine Burton Mon Apr 02 13:01:08 2012

Really cute!  I want to eat my house.


Catherine Burton | Managing Partner, Endpoint Environmental LLC | San
Francisco, CA. | t (415) 902-0403


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Sent: Monday, April 02, 2012 12:45 PM
To: Kathleen Danielson
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Subject: Re: [Geowanking] Cupcake Map Tiles!!

Yes, we printed up the tiles with edible food coloring on sheets of icing
(you can see it in the prep photos). We originally thought we'd need to put
the maptiles on top of gumpaste, but the icing sheets held up pretty well.

Cheers,
Tom Longson
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CUPCAKES!! http://www.cupsandcakesbakery.com/



On Mon, Apr 2, 2012 at 12:39 PM, Kathleen Danielson
<[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Holy crap, you guys. That's amazing.
>
> Were the tiles printed out on icing? Those are some high-res cupcakes.
>
> On Mon, Apr 2, 2012 at 3:33 PM, Tom Longson (nym) <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
wrote:
>>
>> We did it! We made cupcake maptiles for San Francisco for WhereCamp!
>> http://cupsandcakesbakery.com/2012/04/map-cupcakes/
>>
>> Additionally, we went to the trouble of rectifying it so we could see 
>> how accurate it was:
>> http://ec2-23-20-95-85.compute-1.amazonaws.com/maps/9#Preview_Map_tab
>>
>> Credit where it's due!!
>> Data by Open Street Map (CC BY 3.0)
>> Maptiles by Stamen Design (CC BY SA)
>> Cupcakes by Cups and Cakes Bakery (EATEN BY 1PM)
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Tom Longson
>>
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