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The Eccles Art Center Art Pantry is a space designed to provide complimentary art supplies to students, youth and those who are unable to afford basic art supplies. 

*Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
 

Have a supply suggestion? 

Fill out our online "Supply Wishlist" form by clicking here

 


Art Pantry FAQs

What type of supplies are available?

The Art Pantry will be stocked with basic "beginner level" art supplies, suitable for students & beginners just trying out a new art medium. This includes (but is not limited to) drawing materials, paper, canvases & sketchbooks, paints and brushes, art tools, etc. All supplies may vary in availability.

How often can I visit?

We ask that guests visit only once every 6 weeks.

How many items can I take?

In an effort to make supplies available to all, we ask that visitors take under 10 items per person, per visit. 

I’m an art teacher – can I get supplies for my students through your pantry?

Unfortunately, no. This pantry is designed for individuals, rather than bulk orders. However, students may come and pick up needed supplies for their classes, or for their own use at home!

Can I donate my used or new art supplies to you?

Yes! We will gladly take any new or lightly used art items. Contact us by calling 801-392-6935, or by using the contact form on our website, to set up a time to drop off your donation

What type of donated items do you accept?

As of right now, we will gladly accept any new or lightly used fine art supplies, such as painting supplies, drawing supplies, paper & canvas, instructional books, tools and framing supplies, 3D/sculpting tools and clay, etc. 

I want to visit the Art Pantry, but I cannot make it during the listed open hours. Can I stop by another time?

Yes, you can call us and schedule another time to stop by. *Visits outside of our open hours may be subject to availability.

Is there an age limit for visitors?

No, however children under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult

Do I have to return the art supplies that I take, like at a library?

No - any supplies taken are yours to keep! However, if you wish you may re-donate any unused supplies if you no longer want them.