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Fall Festival & Salvage Art Contests

Event Date: 
09/25/2010 - 11:00am - 3:30pm
Event Location: 
Second Use
7953 2nd Ave S
Seattle, WA 98108
United States
Phone: 206-763-6929

It's time again for Second Use's Annual Salvage Art & Design Contests, a celebration of all that is great about salvage and reuse - the search, inspiration, and unexpected result. The event features:

• live music from several local bands
• free food – grilled on site by staff
• horse rides around the salvage ‘estate’
• games for the whole family, designed around salvaged materials
• a store –wide sale – 10% off all day!
• and the Salvage Art Contests

Location

Second Use
7953 2nd Ave S
Seattle, WA 98108
United States
Phone: 206-763-6929

The RE Store's 9th Annual Recycled Art Show

Event Date: 
04/10/2010 - 6:00pm - 05/05/2010 - 4:00pm
Event Location: 
Blowing Sands Gallery
5805 14th Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107
United States
Phone: 2064230675

The 9th Annual Recycled Art & Trash Fashion Show kicks off during the Ballard Artwalk. Artists tap into the waste stream to craft stunning sculpture, mixed media, and functional works of art for The RE Store's 9th Annual Recycled Art Show. Artwork displayed at this juried exhibition is composed of at least 75 percent materials diverted from disposal.

Get a first glimpse at selected art and enjoy a reception with the artists on opening night 6-9pm, April 10, during Ballard Artwalk!

Gallery hours are Tues-Fri 11-5, Sat 10-6, Sun 12-5

Location

Blowing Sands Gallery
5805 14th Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107
United States
Phone: 2064230675

The RE Store's 9th Annual Trash Fashion Show

Event Date: 
04/17/2010 - 7:00pm - 11:30pm
Event Location: 
New York Fashion Academy
5201 Ballard Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107
United States
Phone: 206-423-0675

One night, two trashy fashion shows!

$13.00 General Admission - tickets sell out, get yours online:
7 p.m. - All Ages - https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/101387
9 p.m. - 21+ - https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/101401

Sourced from a dumpster near you, local fashion designers craft panache from trash. At The RE Store’s 9th Annual Trash Fashion Show, models flaunt designer detritus on the catwalk as the MC announces the surprising source and vision behind each fashion.

Location

New York Fashion Academy
5201 Ballard Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107
United States
Phone: 206-423-0675

The Salvage Bride

Event Date: 
03/13/2010 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Event Location: 
The RE Store
1440 NW 52nd St Upstairs conference room. Walk, bike or bus or park on street.
Seattle, WA 98107
United States
Phone: 206.297.9119

Tying the knot? Incorporate salvaged materials into your wedding plans and pull off the big day with style, thrift, and flair. The RE Store's creative bride-to-be, Rachel Bair, shows you how to find and transform previously used materials into everything from cake stands to candelabras. Whether you are going for vintage, rustic, or modern decor, you are sure to leave with lots of ideas. Join us for a crafty morning at The RE Store. Tea and cake will be served.

Free, RSVP requested. Contact [email protected] More info at http://www.re-store.org/workshops

Location

The RE Store
1440 NW 52nd St Upstairs conference room. Walk, bike or bus or park on street.
Seattle, WA 98107
United States
Phone: 206.297.9119

Calling all Artists, Builders, and Do-it-Yourselfers!

Event Date: 
08/06/2009 - 4:49pm - 09/26/2009 - 4:00pm
Event Location: 
Second Use Building Materials
7953 2nd Ave S
Seattle, WA 98108
United States
Phone: 206 763-6929

2009 Salvage Art Contests

These contests are a celebration of all that is great about salvage - the search, the inspiration, and the unexpected. So, pull out your paint brush and get to work on creating the next great salvage masterpiece.

Contest Descriptions
Contest #1 Salvage Design Challenge
Submit 1-4 images of a recent building project that use salvage materials.

Contest #2 The Art of Salvage
Painting, sculpture, mixed media or functional objects created using salvaged materials. Second Use materials strongly encouraged.

Contest #3 Unhinged - Door Art

Location

Second Use Building Materials
7953 2nd Ave S
Seattle, WA 98108
United States
Phone: 206 763-6929
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