Supply Donations

The Bascom welcomes donations of materials that may be used in our youth and community outreach classes. All accepted in-kind donations are tax-deductible at their fair market value.   

If you have materials that you wish to donate, please contact our outreach Department,, 828.526.4949. 

Examples of accepted materials are as follows:

Books: art history, fine art and book arts, magazines (book donations are handled by The Bascom’s library)

Computer and Electronic Equipment: desktop and laptop computers, computer and TV monitors, iPads/tablets, DVD players, microphones, stereo speakers, stereo receivers, PA sound systems, video/multimedia projectors

Drawing/Painting: oil and acrylic paint, pencils, markers, pastels, crayons, bristle and foam brushes

Found Natural Materials: pine cones, feathers, shells, pebbles, seeds

Fabric: sheets, shirts, smocks, towels

Glue: craft glue, hot glue, glue sticks, rubber cement

Paper: drawing, construction, watercolor, printmaking, origami, craft, rolls

Photography: working cameras, working printers, lighting equipment, photo paper, tripods

Printmaking: clean screenprinting screens, screenprinting ink, block-printing ink, brayers, linoleum blocks

Recycled Materials: egg cartons, plastic and metal containers, cardboard tubes, corks, bottle caps, photographs, keys, buttons

Safety/Protection: safety goggles, aprons, latex gloves, drop cloths

Tape: painters tape, masking tape, scotch tape

 **We cannot accept: Expired supplies, toxic chemicals

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