Tools / Construction:

  • hammers
  • pliers
  • wire cutters
  • screwdrivers
  • drills
  • hand saws
  • mitre boxes
  • power tools
  • nails, screws, nuts, bolts
  • pvc pipe
  • wood - lumber, plywood, etc.
  • wire - insulated, uninsulated, bundled, copper, phone, speaker, cat 5
  • rope / twine
  • tile - ceramic, stone
  • dropcloths

From Your Recycling Bin:

  • glass canning jars with lids
  • yogurt containers - 8 oz and quart
  • plastic lids of any size, shape, color
  • chipboard / cereal box sides 
  • foam (like pharmaceutical reps use!)
  • cds, dvds

Magazines:

  • design
  • arts and crafts
  • garden
  • fashion
  • photography
  • national geographic
  • vintage!

 

Technology & Machinery:

  • working laptops
  • working iPad 2 / 3 / 4 and Air
  • laminator
  • laser cutter

Artist Supplies:

  • paint: craft, acrylic (no house paint at this time
  • oil pastels
  • watercolors (old and new - pans and tubes)
  • clay tools
  • paintbrushes (all kinds and sizes)
  • palettes
  • xacto knives and blades
  • box cutters and blades
  • aprons / smocks / size L and XL tshirts

Craft Supplies:

  • scissors
  • googly eyes of all sizes
  • sewing needles
  • pipe cleaners
  • sculpey / fimo

Fabric and Notions:

  • fabric pieces: large and small
  • embroidery: thread, needles, hoops
  • beads and buttons
  • yarn
  • ribbon, bias tape, cording, elastic, trims
  • spools of thread: empty or full
  • vintage anything!

Paper - any color:

  • copy paper
  • cardstock
  • letterhead
  • art paper / pads
  • poster board
  • paper sample books
  • rolls of paper
  • blueprints
  • cardboard tubees
  • matboard
  • wrapping paper
  • scrapbooking supplies: stamps, inks, papers, stickers, embellishments, tools

School / office supplies:

  • dried up water based markers
  • glue bottles
  • pens, pencils, markers
  • tape: masking, duct, electrical, packing, scotch