ARTrageous Sale & Resale

Posted Sep 20th, 2015 by PRIZM or Way Public Library  Category: Arts & Entertainment


PRIZM and Way Public Library co-sponsor,
ARTrageous Sale & Resale event – CALL TO PARTICIPATE

Calling all ARTrageous shoppers! Do you have art supplies, creative tools, or books that you’ve used only once and won’t ever use again? Are you looking for gently used art supplies, a new piece of original art to enjoy, or books to work with this winter? Then this is the SALE & RESALE for you. Clean out your closets, bookshelves and studios and either donate your items to a good cause or price them to sell and make some $$$. But don’t forget to SHOP so you can buy, try, use, or renew at the ARTrageous Sale & Resale on October 24th from 9am – 2pm. at the Way Public Library, located at 101 E. Indiana Ave. in Perrysburg. Proceeds will benefit two area 501 c. 3. Non-profits, The Way Public Library and PRIZM Creative Community. Applications and details are available at the Way Public Library’s information desk, or at the PRIZM homepage at

If you have any new or gently used Art Supplies in all Medias such as watercolor, oils, etc., or substrates such as canvas, and papers, or creative supplies such as fabric, yarn, jewelry making etc., many categories of all supplies will be accepted for display and potential sale. Don’t forget to consider novelties, tools, and equipment such as cameras, and performing arts equipment for Theatre, Dance, and Music including Musical Instruments. Artists books on such things as how to, color theory or art history, be featured, as well as finishing supplies and equipment such as matting, framing, polishing, etc. For the sale, the gallery area of the library will feature original artworks, featuring outstanding local talent that has chosen to participate in the ARTrageous event. For a more complete list of suggested items accepted for sale, please consult the inside of the application. Items not accepted for sale include broken, obviously worn or past use items. PRIZM and/or The Way Public Library retain the right to decline items if necessary. Additional questions can be directed to the intake chairman Amy Fell, at 419-885-8830 or

If you have any of these items that you don’t need or want anymore, participants of ARTrageous can either a) Donate their item(s) to support the non-profit cause or b) *Price your item(s),to sell and receive 50% of the sale price. Profits will be mailed the week following the sale. Participants can designate whether they wish unsold items to be donated to charity, or whether they will pick them up immediately after the sale. (All unsold items must be picked up on Oct 24th @ 2pm, or will otherwise it will be donated to charity). BUT THAT’S NOT ALL…Price reductions will take place at noon on the day of the event, to make all designated items available to power shoppers! Shop early for selection, shop later for end of sale deals. *A $5 administration fee at time of application will be collected from all participants that are not donating all items and profits to the cause.

Drop off location and sales event will be held at The Way Public Library, 101 E. Indiana Ave. in Perrysburg. Drop off days will be Thursday, October 22nd from 3pm to 8pm and Friday, October 23 from 10am to 12:30pm. “ARTrageous Sale & Resale” starts Saturday, October 24th at 9am to 12noon. Specified items will go HALF price between 12 noon-2pm.

The following companies have chosen to support the ARTrageous fundraising event by featuring some of their outstanding products: American Frame from Maumee; Scrap for Art, in Maumee and Yarn Cravin from Perrysburg. PRIZM Creative Community is a 501 c. (3) charitable non-profit dedicated to development, education and presentation of the visual and literary arts with public support from The Ohio Arts Council, The Toledo Community Foundation, and many public and private sources. For more information on the programs and services provided by PRIZM consult the newsletter archive of the website @ Donations to support the non-profit are tax deductible and can be made at: For more information see, email or call 419-931-8732. For more information on the the charitable work of The Way Public Library and its foundation see,

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