Message from Ann: May 2015

Dear Friends, Happy Spring-Heading-Into-Summer! The rose bushes at our south entrance are in full bloom and glorious red red red! If you’ve been by our building lately, you might have noticed a few changes. Our landscape artist-in-residence Rachel Preston has attached a large bamboo trellis to the south exterior wall, … Continue reading

Message from Ann: April 2015

Dear Friends, Every April we celebrate another year of life here at The Scrap Exchange. This year is our 24th anniversary! Since 1991 we have been collecting and re-distributing materials, providing low-cost resources to teachers … and to artists … and to you! We’ve been educating participants and communities on … Continue reading

The Scrap Exchange Introduces New Summer Camp Program

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**Now flexible to accommodate 7-12 year olds!** The Scrap Exchange is excited to offer a series of weekly summer camps in June and July, 2015. Children are invited to participate as we develop young leaders, use our resources wisely, and learn hands-on creative skills – essentials in living an eco-smart life! … Continue reading

Message from Ann: April 2015

Dear Friends, Seems like spring has finally arrived! The excitement is starting to percolate, both outside and in here at The Scrap Exchange, with all kinds of offerings and events coming up. One of the projects I’m most excited about is our new Garden Club! We’ll be building a community … Continue reading

Absolute Green Opens March 20 in the Cameron Gallery

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Absolute Green recycled visual art by Nghi Vollmer March 20 – April 11, 2015 Opening Reception: Friday, March 20 from 6-9 pm As a self-taught, recycled visual artist, Nghi Vollmer breathes new life to disposable paper materials to present Absolute Green, a marriage of creativity and sustainability. Vollmer’s brand of … Continue reading

Ravvincinati, an opera by Jim Kellough, opens March 7th at The Scrap Exchange

At 4:00 pm on March 7th in Cameron Gallery an opera, RAVVICINATI, will be performed. The Diva June Merlino is the lead singer. The Composer Jude Casseday will sing and provide music. The Dingbat Juke Jimmy will sing. RAVVICINATI has three scenes about getting closer and finding peace. This event … Continue reading

Call for Artists: Friends and Family 2015

The Scrap Exchange is seeking artists of all ages, mediums and skill levels to participate in our annual Friends and Family show that celebrates the art of creative reuse happening throughout our community. Friends and Family will open Friday, April 17 in our Cameron Gallery featuring our “friends” in the … Continue reading