Art & Culture, Community

Reused glamour at the Upcycle Contest

Dionne (left to right), Elias Cunningham, Jennifer Cunningham, Effie Brandt, June Palacios and and Tracey Reed at the Trash Fashion Show Oct. 14. (Photo by Lindsay Martinho for the Illinois Valley News)

On Oct. 14, the Cave Junction Farmers’ Market and Southern Oregon Guild held the seventh annual Upcycle Art and Furniture contest, a competition designed to showcase local artists’ ability to repurpose ordinary objects into extraordinary art pieces. Participants were encouraged . . .