Art Supply Swap
All welcome!

  March 27, 2020 — March 28, 2020  | Swap dates: Friday, March 27 from 6 - 9 pm & Saturday, March 28 from 10 am - 4 pm. See details for drop-off dates

Program Fee: FREE


Give your art supplies new life! Prevent your new or gently used art supplies from going to the landfill or take on a new creative pursuit by picking up some free art materials! Everyone is welcome to this free event while we support sustainable creativity! Please contact [email protected] for questions regarding this event & early donations.

Drop-off materials for sorting:

Thursday, March 26 from 9 am - 9 pm

Friday, March 27 from 9 am - 6 pm

Swap days! Take home new supplies: 

Friday, March 27 from 6 pm – 9 pm

Saturday, March 28 from 10 am – 4 pm

Art Supply Swap - How does it work?

Share, Reuse, Recycle & Donate

Join in on the community either by donating new or gently used art supplies on the dates above and/or stopping by during the swap times and have your pick! artsPlace will have tables for you to sort your donations on and ask that you bring a bag or box to take goodies home in. Don't worry if you don't have anything to donate, we welcome everyone to this creative event! If you love to experiment with different mediums, or you’d like to find craft supplies for your kids – this is the perfect opportunity to stock up! Cash donations in support of artsPlace - your local creative charity - will be accepted at the door.

Accepted materials & tools include (but not limited to):

artists paints/mediums,
new or gesso’d canvases,
brushes,
painter’s tools,
pencils,
pens,
pastels,
paper,
measuring tools,
fibre art supplies,
fabric,
yarn,
sewing/knitting/embroidery tools,
clay/sculpting tools,
jewelry making,
quality craft supplies,
beads
kids art materials

We kindly as that you do not bring:

Glass of any kind,
picture/art frames,
house paint,
expired/dried paint/mediums/clay
used canvases or paper

**Please note any left over items will be used by artsPlace programs, donated to the thrift store or recycled.