The spare parts creative reuse team got together at 10BitWorks Hackerspace to show off their festive side in honor of Fiesta San Antonio. This is just the tip of the sausage on a stick so check out more DIY creative reuse ideas featured by Bryan Rindfuss of the San Antonio Current you can incorporate into […]
Earlier this year Mary Elizabeth Cantu, founder and director of San Antonio’s budding organization spare parts, presented to educators at the National Art Education Association (NAEA) conference in Ft. Worth. She shared the spare parts vision of creative reuse education to a standing-room only crowd–which included Heather Williams, Executive Director of Art Explorium in Hawaii. […]
Fiesta is here, are you ready? Hi, this is Amy from MakerMama.com, and I love this time of year in San Antonio. The piñatas, and papel picado, the music and parades, eleven days full of color and fun in our beautiful city. Earth Day is also this weekend, so Mary and I thought it would […]
spare parts inspires & supports the growing San Antonio creative community & our PreK-12 schools through environmental accountability.
spare parts believes arts programs centered on creative reuse builds smart, sustainable initiatives. This increases the creative & cultural energy of our city. And as a result, spare parts reduces landfill tonnage.
spare parts’ purpose is unprecedented in San Antonio. It is the leader in reuse education through the arts.
spare parts is 99% volunteer run but is actively fundraising to become a full-time org. & needs your support.