Supporting Zero Waste Action

Piece by Piece showcased art at the California Resource Recovery Association’s Annual Conference and Trade Show. Did you know that the amazing works created by Piece by Piece participants are made  using largely recyclables donated to Piece by Piece..

Our Studio Prep Associates are tasked with sorting and preparing an astonishing assortment of materials for use by Artisans and for workshops.

Photo: Our Program Associate Daniel representing Piece by Piece at CRRA Conference

Discarded Stuff Makes Great Mosaic Art!
More than 90% of material used for Piece by Piece mosaic fabrication is recycled glass, dishes, tiles and other found objects.

With 3 Tons of material is donated annually, every 1,000 pounds  represents 312 paid work hours and valuable on-the-job training for a woman challenged by employment barriers.

Reclaimed tile, glass, dishes, ceramics, beads, buttons, metals, hardware and found objects of every kind are No-Cost Art Materials for mosaics of every scale - enabling Piece by Piece to offer no cost workshops to participants