Krista Charles spends about two hours per artistic creation, painstakingly drawing inside a matchbox cover.
Charles finds the physical location of the business on the matchbook, then searches Google Maps. Inside the matchbook, she makes a pencil sketch of whatever is shown at the location.
McCarvers Old Town, Tacoma, Washington, Krista Charles
She describes her work as a unique view into the previous business, the dreams of its owner, and how places and histories change over time.