Thousands of vintage printing press letters were collected to make a 48 x48" piece of art specifically commissioned for the renovated Starbucks in the Printers Row neighborhood in Chicago.
This 48 x 48" piece was commissioned for the Starbucks location in the Printers Row neighborhood in downtown Chicago.
Each of the 9,000 corks that have been collected is individually cut and hand painted before being mounted to a 9 x 6' panel.
Commission in progress. 9,000 corks have been collected and donated from multiple wineries, restaurants and wine enthusiasts around the country to contribute to this large scale project. Final piece will be 9 x 6' in scale.
Artwork from Reclaimed Materials
From salvaged Chicago window panes, to vintage letterpress letters, to 9,000 recycled corks, Amy embraces pieces of history to preserve the beauty of what is discarded, turning it into something beautiful and a unique story to each space.