VOTE for your favorite!

POLLS ARE NOW CLOSED

FIND OUT WHO WON BY STOPPING IN OUR WALKER'S POINT RESTORE THIS WEEKEND FOR GALLERY NIGHT & DAY
ReStore Walker's Point - 420 S. 1st, Milwaukee
Friday,7/19-10am-6pm
Saturday,7/20-10am-4pm

ReStore’s Annual Recycled Art Contest shines a light on some of Milwaukee’s resourceful repurposers. The contest challenges the public to create works primarily using the donated product found at ReStore. From artwork to repurposed furniture, the only rule of the contest is the majority of materials must be purchased at ReStore. The winners are determined by your vote!

PRIZES:

1ST PRIZE - $250
2ND PRIZE - $150
3RD PRIZE - $100
4TH PRIZE - $75
5TH PRIZE - $50
(Awarded in the form of ReStore Gift Certificates)

VOTING:

  • Vote for your favorite! One vote per person.
  • Voting ends at 6pm on Thursday, July 18th.
  • The top five vote-getters will be announced Friday, July 19th at Noon in store and live on Facebook! Winners receive up to $250 in ReStore gift certificates!
  • Winners will be featured during Third Ward’s Gallery Night & Day (Friday, July 19th & Saturday, July 20th).

PURCHASING ARTWORK:

  • Cash or check only. Please see a manager at ReStore Walker's Point to purchase.
  • Artwork must be picked up July 23rd-July 27th following the close of the show.
  • At least 20% of proceeds from sold artwork will be donated to Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity.

DETAILS:

  • Art will be displayed at ReStore Walker's Point from 7/12 – 7/20 and featured in Third Ward’s Gallery Night
  • Art will be voted on by the public, online (on this page) and in store.
  • Voting ends at 6pm on Thursday, July 18th.
  • Buyers of artwork may pick up purchased works July 23rd - 27th at ReStore Walker's Point.

FAQs

  • Artists retain ownership of their works and may sell the works if they so choose. If art is sold, 20% of the proceeds will be donated to Milwaukee Habitat.
  • Artists may pickup unsold works during normal store hours July 23rd - 27th at ReStore Walker's Point. Items not picked up will be be sold.
  • At least 50% of the materials used for your entry must have been purchased at ReStore.
  • Limit 1 entry per person.

QUESTIONS?

Jake Brandt, Marketing Director, Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity
jbrandt@milwaukeerestore.org or 414-316-5621

Recycled Art Contest