Locust tree blossom, Robinia pseudoacacia. Locust trees have plump white blossoms and with a sweet perfume permeating the salty air around Peconic Bay in springtime. This specimen was pressed and dried and printed on the beach.
Handmade On Peconic Bay is a design laboratory dedicated to creative experimentation, mixing 19th century printmaking techniques with 21st century digital design. Inspired by natural curiosities, Matt Shapoff creates single and limited edition paper goods, art prints and prints in recycled wood frames with a vintage look.