Trash into Treasure

Monday, February 25, 2013 - 4:30 p.m.

Magic Trash Book CoverThe artist Tyree Guyton transformed his rundown Detroit neighborhood into a work of art using things that most people would have thrown away.

We'll celebrate his work and vision by reading Magic Trash: A Story of Tyree Guyton and His Work by Jane Shapiro and Vanessa Newton. Then we'll make our own trashy treasures, transforming old junk into beautiful sculptures.