When I mention to people I collect Starbucks cards an eyebrow generally raises. I didn’t set out to collect them, but discovered that each is a little piece of art. Starbucks hires artists to create these and many of them are really quite beautiful. I do a bit of graphic design and I appreciate art, but usually can’t afford what is generally considered “real” art. So when I began to notice the cards more and more, I was drawn to gather them and that eventually became a collection. One that many have enjoyed helping me develop when they travel to places I can’t get to.
Here are the USA cards that have been released to the General Public in their stores: