Sat, Feb 05

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540 Spring St

FROM TRASH TO ART

From trash to art: pipe-cleaner sculptures with recyclables.

The Family Art Days class for this week is full.
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FROM TRASH TO ART

Time & Location

Feb 05, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM PST

540 Spring St, 540 Spring St, Friday Harbor, WA 98250, USA

About the Event

Family Art Days offer the community free, imaginative projects for children with their family members. 

THIS REGISTRATION IS FOR THE TAKE-HOME ART PACK.

Participation is free, but registration is necessary as supplies are limited.

FEBRUARY 5 TAKE-HOME ART PACKS: FROM TRASH TO ART

This project was inspired by a piece in the 2022 Artists’ Registry called “Repulsion Propulsion” by Stephen O’Melveny. He used wire and plastic water bottles (as well as paint) to turn trash into art!

Trashion is a term for art, jewelry, fashion, and objects for the homemade from used, thrown-out, found, and repurposed items and has become a style of art since the 1990s. While the term “trashion” was first coined in New Zealand in 2004, the practice of taking trash and turning it into art has been around for almost as long as there has been trash!

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