757 Creative ReUse CenterMore Creativity. Less Waste.
Come visit our “pop-up” shop full of affordable, second-hand arts and crafts supplies … NOW OPEN!
1904 Granby St.
Norfolk, VA 23517
Inside “The Yard” … behind Doumar’s
WED-SAT: 11am – 5pm
757 Creative ReUse Center is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to promoting sustainability and reuse through art, craft, education and community. We’re increasing creativity and decreasing waste by making second-hand arts and crafts supplies accessible and affordable. We depend on your generosity and support. For more information about donating, CLICK HERE.
Items We Accept as donations
Paint: watercolors, artists paints (in tubes acrylic or oil), chalk paint (No quarts or gallons or interior/exterior paint), paint brushes, crayons, pastels, chalk, pencils, pens, markers, erasers, blenders, paper, stretched canvas, art board, rulers, sketch books, easels
Fabric & Fiber Arts
Hardware & Tools
Nails, screws, hooks, wire, rope, picture hanging hardware, velcro, keys, knobs, drawer pulls, adhesives, hammers, hand drills, small hand saws, screwdrivers, allen wrenches, sandpaper, files, chisels, levels, small craft wood, dowels, plywood and Pegboard up to 4’x4’, small architectural pieces (corbels, trim), wallpaper, ceramic tiles
Your financial contribution will go directly towards establishing the reuse center as a permanent resource in our community.
Make a financial contribution on PayPal (this will take you to a secure PayPal collection page)
Even more coming soon!
It’s time to clean out the old arts and crafts supplies you may not be using and swap with your community. Join your fellow artists, crafters, and makers for an evening supply swap at Salvage Boyz (47 E Queens Way Suite 101A, Hampton, VA 23669) on Saturday, March 16...
Join your fellow artists, crafters, and makers for an evening supply swap at Bearded Bird Brewing (727 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23510) on Sunday, April 7 from 12pm-4pm! It’s time to clean out the old arts and crafts supplies you may not be using and swap with your...
News & Updates
Check out this creative reuse centers map we've put together. We're really excited to now mark ourselves in the "OPEN" category. As one of the "new kids on the block", we wanted to others in our home region how the 757 Creative ReUse Center has joined a growing...
We were incredibly excited to officially open our 90 day "pop-up" shop on February 16, 2019 at 1904 Granby St. It was a great day and over a hundred people came out to check out the 757 Creative ReUse Center inside our hosts "The Yard/1904 Granby St." We're working...
We had a great time participating in the Lynnhaven Trashion Show last month at Lynnhaven Mall. It's a great event where students compete to turn trash into wonderful fashion. Our Board VP Beth Dryer and Board Member Fiona Potts got to be judges at this amazingly...
We're super excited as work has begun to set up our upcoming 90 day pop up shop at 1904 Granby St. in Norfolk inside "The Yard". Our friend Ellie Kay came by to help us document the fun. We're packing a whole lot of stuff into the space we have and it's going to be a...
Where would we be if it weren’t for the dynamic duo of Fiona and Andy Potts? Fiona has been a supporter of our mission and vision from day one, jumping full force into work as a member of our Board of Directors. And her husband Andy has often been right there too, happy to do whatever’s necessary like heavy lifting and never ending sorting. Thanks Fiona and Andy!
If you’re interested in volunteering too, click here.