Off the Map

New York Times

July 9th 1998
Tagged: press

A Map of Your Very Own

One Couple's map traced their journey from Westchester County to China, where they adopted their daughter.  Since 1996, Julie Ruff and Constance Brown, co-owners of Redstone Studios in Millwood, N.Y., have made acrylic or pencil and watercolor maps of personal journeys or neighborhoods (like the East 60's in Manhattan, above) for their clients. "A map is a memory people want to hold for- ever," Ms. Ruff said.