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DIY fun with salvage and Joanne Palmisano

May 9, 2015 at 1:30 pm4:00 pm

Circa at Restoration Resources 1946 Washington St Boston , MA 02118 United States
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Join Joanne Palmisano, internationally acclaimed author, and Contributing Designer for DIY Network for a fun hands on DIY event in Circa at Restoration Resources in Boston. Enjoy Joanne’s unique presentation on creative design ideas re-using salvage and reclaimed vintage materials. Participate in a fun DIY workshop where you get to take home your own treasure that you create from repurposed elements from Restoration Resources. Event includes a private book signing, complimentary snacks & beverages, plus wine and cheese! Perfect Mother’s Day Gift or Day out! Limited space! RSVP soon as we sold out last year!

Restoration Resources is regarded as “New England’s Primary source for Antique Architectural Salvage, Unique Furnishings, Vintage artifacts and Unusual Gifts”. A 2014 winner of Improper Bostonian’s, “Boston’s Best” and 2 time recipient of Boston Magazine’s, “Best of Boston Home”, Restoration Resources is touted as a “destination must” and “a one of a kind shopping emporium!”

 The small fee includes the presentation, materials and instruction for your take-home DIY decor, plus refreshments and a tour of the shop with Joanne Palmisano, (internationally acclaimed author, and Contributing Designer for DIY Network and HGTV online) pointing out great design and re-purposing ideas.

Free & Metered Parking available.

Exclusive ongoing Event throughout Artweek Boston
As an exclusive event throughout Artweek, Artweek Boston participants are invited to Restoration Resources to tour the 7000 square ft. showroom and warehouse, while enjoying complimentary refreshments in our unique event venue, Circa. Sit, relax, enjoy the snacks and drinks and Free Wi-Fi, and watch slide shows on how to design and furnish your home with salvaged materials from period buildings throughout Greater Boston and beyond. Guests will even have access to a computer workstation, crafted from a repurposed vintage gas pump! Or who knows, enter the raffle and you may just win the door prize…literally!

And for those who also in the mood to shop for antique architectural elements, garden accents, vintage furnishings or unique gifts…Restoration Resources will “Take an additional 10 % off a customer’s purchase”, as long as you mention that you are, “Enjoying Artweek Boston at Restoration Resources”!

The retail store spills into Circa, which doubles as the back showroom, and is furnished with salvaged pieces such as an old bar, vintage piano, chandeliers, and a tube tv that are all also for sale. For a sneak prevue of our venue Circa, click on the link below and watch a clip on WCVB’s Chronicle.

And be sure and sign up for the Artweek Boston Event on Saturday, May 9th 1:30-4pm, “DIY fun with salvage and Joanne Palmisano“, internationally acclaimed author and contributing designer for DIY Network, for a fun hands-on DIY event in Circa at Restoration Resources.

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