WHAT TO GIVE

  • Paints: acrylic, craft paint, watercolors, oils

  • Markers

  • Ink

  • Wood: spools,clothespins, dowels , craft sticks

  • Wine and Champagne corks

  • Film Canisters, photographic slides, film strips

  • Scissors, hole punches, glue sticks, glue guns

  • Crafting notions

  • Embroidery floss

  • Drawing supplies: crayons, pencils, oil pastels, chalk

  • Jewelry Making: Beads, findings, string, wire

  • Craft kits

  • Journals/Notebooks

  • Yarn, knitting and crochet supplies

  • Fabric:  yardage and quilting supplies

  • Sewing notions: needles, pins, zippers, buttons, elastic, thread

  • Wrapping paper, gift bags, tissue paper

  • Vintage paper, packaging, photos and magazines

  • Old Maps

  • Paper goods: office supplies, stickers, labels, rubber stamps

  • Paint Brushes

  • Art paper: watercolor, sketch, canvas, drawing

  • Sketchpads

  • Leather

  • Frames

  • Foam Core

  • Postcards

  • Greeting Cards

WHAT NOT TO GIVE

  • ​Upholstery Fabric

  • Fabric Scraps

  • Books 

  • Clothing including purses

  • Hardware, construction material.

  • Nothing soiled, broken or mildewed beyond the point of making it safely Reusable

  • Linens, tablecloths, towels

  • Vases, Planters, Wreaths, Floral

  • Furniture

  • Appliances

  • Computers

  • Small electronics

  • Plastic flowers/wreaths

  • Bedding

  • House paint/Paint samples

  • Plastic bags

  • Binders

  • Candles, Home Decor


Sorting your donation into categories makes it easier (and quicker) to get your stuff out into the world again. Our broad categories are PAPER, FABRIC/SEWING, YARN/FIBER,
OFFICE, JEWELRY, CRAFTS, and FINE ARTS. Don't stress, but thanks for your help!


GOT questions ABOUT YOUR DONATION?
email us at
info@retake-remake.org

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