Fostering conservation and reuse through creativity, education and community building.

Recent Blog Posts

“Trash to Treasure” – Creating at Home

Color Matching Collect small objects that you already have lying around the house, including those that may have ended up in the trash! Have your kids sort them by like color. Get creative with the sorting containers! Cardboard Shapes Cut cardboard into different shapes and punch holes into it. Use

March Artist Spotlight: Janis Bergman-Carton

    How did you start making art? In my bedroom on a TV table when I was about 7 years old, messing around with anything I could put my hands on. More than once I clogged the plumbing in our house with plaster of paris. I thought I would

“With Great Space Comes Great Creativity”

That quote comes from one our many community members upon seeing the new and improved Austin Creative Reuse Center. Austin Creative Reuse moved to it’s new 11,000 sq ft home at 2005 Wheless and we could not be happier (or more exhausted)!  Our new Reuse Center is big, beautiful and

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