Donations

Thank you for thinking of us! Due to our limited storage space, we can’t always accept everything we’d like to. We kindly ask that you call or email us to let us know what you have before coming in to drop off a donation. We are available by phone during regular business hours at 413-529-0126 or you may send us a note anytime using our contact form.
Artist Wish List:
The following is a list of items that have been requested by some of our regular customers. If you have anything listed below, we will gladly accept it:

Canvas (Stretched, 45×45)
Collage board
Doll heads
Artists/Makers/Crafters, if you are looking for something specific, please let us know!
The following is a list of items that we can generally accept (and some items that we can’t).  We may also accept items that are not already on this list, so please inquire if you have something that is not on the list but a possible creative reuse material. We ask that all items be in clean, reusable condition.

Art Supplies:
paper (white/colored, drawing/painting, pads, rolls, scrapbook, stationery, poster board)
paint (acrylic, water, tempera)
brushes
canvases (used/unused)
canvas boards (any size, used/unused)
colored pencils, pastels, crayons
ink
print-making tools and accessories
clay tools and accessories
carving tools
markers
stencils
rubber stamps & stamp pads
stickers
glue guns & glue
mod podge
scissors
glitter
Sewing, Knitting & Crochet Supplies:
yarn, string, thread
needles
crochet hooks
fabric (samples, remnants, yardage; we are not currently accepting small scraps)
buttons, zippers, notions
ribbons, trim, elastic, lace, rick rack, bias tape
wooden spools
leather scraps
Paper Products:
maps
postcards
photos
mat board
foam core board
paint chip samples
scrapbooking paper
scrapbooks
vintage ephemera
vintage postage stamps
vintage books with interesting covers and illustrations
Office Supplies:
binder clips
tape, hole punchers, rubber bands
envelopes, mailing tubes
vintage items
Hardware & Tools:
knobs, pulls, hooks
drills, small hand/power tools
Odds & Ends:
beads
broken jewelry
intact jewelry
wire
jewelry findings
marbles
magnets
CDs and DVDs
clothespins
game pieces and boards
small toys
playing cards
shells
tiles
tins
glass jars with lids (clean, no labels)
decorative boxes
frames
corks
bottle caps
vintage items
art/craft books
Items we are not currently accepting:
wallpaper
audiocassettes and cases
VHS tapes and cases
CD and DVD cases
plastic caps
jar lids
small fabric scraps
food containers
nails, screws, bolts, etc
broken pottery
sequins