Join our 3rd Annual Repurpose Art Challenge! Breathe new life in old items by re-purposing, up-cycling or just creating something new as either a new functional or artistic item. Pieces will be displayed at the ReStore on Saturday, April 21st from 9 am to 2 pm.
Grand Prize: $100 La Crosse Habitat ReStore Gift Certificate
Category Prizes: 1st Place $75 La Crosse Habitat ReStore Gift Certificate, 2nd Place $50 La Crosse Habitat ReStore Gift Certificate, 3rd Place $25 La Crosse Habitat ReStore Gift Certificate
Youth Prizes per Category: 1st Place $25 Valley View Mall Gift Certificate, 2nd Place $10 Barnes and Noble Gift Card, 3rd Place $10 Barnes and Noble Gift Card
- Artistic: Take used materials or items you either own or purchase from the Habitat ReStore or other second hand store and turn it into an object of beautiful art.
- Functional: Breathe new life into an item either you own or purchase from the Habitat ReStore or other second hand store. This item must be used in daily living.
- Youth: Create an artistic or functional art piece. Two categories: Grades K-5 and Grade 6-12
- Staff/Volunteer: For current Habitat for Humanity staff or volunteers. Entries may be either artistic or functional.
- Maximum three entries per person. Each entry is only eligible to win one prize.
- All photos submitted become property of Habitat for Humanity La Crosse ReStore and may be used for marketing and promotions.
- Entries will be voted on by a panel for category and grand prizes. Attendees will vote for the People’s Choice award.
- Staff and volunteers are not eligible for prizes in Artistic, Functional or Grand Prize categories.
- Voting ends at 1 pm on Saturday, April 21st. Winners will be announced at 2 pm. All items must remain on site until winners are announced.
- Items left on site after 3 pm will be considered donations to Habitat for Humanity La Crosse Area unless previous arrangements are made.
- Any artist may donate completed contest items to benefit Habitat for Humanity La Crosse for auction or raffle item will be provided with a donation form for their tax records.
Please bring your entry(s) to the La Crosse Habitat ReStore between 8 – 9 am on Saturday, April 21st. The event will be outdoors held rain or shine. The event will be held under a tent if inclement weather, however, we cannot guarantee shelter for large items. Items will be voted on by a panel for category and grand prizes. Attendees will vote for the People’s Choice Award. Voting ends at 1 pm. Winners will be announced at 2 pm.