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Breakaway glass in movie!

Thanks to Layla Warren for sharing her fantastic senior thesis film, “Biography” with us!  It features breakaway glass that she purchased here at The Resource Exchange earlier this year (keep an eye out for it half way through the film).  For anyone interested in Breakaway glass, we still have plenty in stock! Biography from LaylaLou Warren on Vimeo. How many chances is too many? A recovering alcoholic attempts to reconcile with his estranged daughter. It’s always fulfilling for us to provide artists in the area with the materials to make great work, and this is a wonderful example.  We look forward to … Continue reading

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Tile Projects from Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association

Check out these cool tile projects made by the youngsters at Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association‘s after school program! The tiles and pieces in the mosaics came from The Resource Exchange.   They plan on using the pieces for a mural at Carnell Elementary School, so keep your eyes peeled! Making a mosaic? A Mural? Find your mosaic pieces here first! We have all sorts of reclaimed tile, glass, and ceramic pieces that will be perfect (and green!) for your next reuse project!  

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New: Bulk Bargain Boxes!

We are trying something new in the store: Bulk Boxes! What does that mean for you? It means you can ignore the colored price stickers on anything in our designated bulk sections and pay one price for everything you can fit into one of our bulk boxes! Need lots of miscellaneous materials for a project? On a budget and want to save money? Now you can fill either our small box for $7 or large box for $15 with anything from the Random Room, Hardware Section or Fabric Samples sections priced at $5 or under. Some things you might fill … Continue reading

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