Disposable vapes and cartridges reach new highs every day and with them an enormous amount of post-consumer waste. According to BDS Analytics, vape cartridges are the fastest-growing sector of California’s $2.5 billion cannabis industry. Millions of power supplies and cartridges are produced every year, and California is expected to account […]


This monthly Creative Economy meeting will host a panel discussion on the financial future of the Creative Economy – “Funding Strategies for Arts and the Creative Economy”. The panel – Sacramento Mayor, Darrell Steinberg, Julie Baker, Executive Director of Californians for the Arts and Dennis Mangers, Strategic Advisor to the Mayor. Moderated by […]


It is impossible to indefinitely run a linear system on a finite planet. Our goal is to build towards a circular economy and hopefully, guide humanity in the direction of being a net positive to our planet. Upcycle Pop is a program of the nonprofit – Up Kindness – DBA, The […]


It’s a holiday market made for people who believe in gift reincarnation. Crafts at this event come from discarded items that have been repurposed, so come see the art, clothing, and furniture you need to furnish your life and stock your season with a bevy of environmentally conscious gifts. Also, […]


Here are some images from our last event that happened on Sunday, December 2, 2018. It was a colorful magical event thank you, magnificent artists and creators, who put in the hard work to make this happen and thank you to our attendees who dared to play. Bending the linear […]

Sacramento Eco Holiday Market - Upcycle Pop


UPCYCLE POP ECO HOLIDAY FAIR RETURNS – A CONSCIOUS AND SUSTAINABLE HOLIDAY SHOPPING EXPERIENCE Upcycle Pop, America’s first upcycle market, returns with interactive art, art cars, panel discussions and a wide variety of repurposed eco gifts for the upcoming holiday season with its indoor eco holiday market. SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov 9, […]

UPcyclePOP #3 Art Installation by Lillie Mott


Good Day Sacramento at UPcyclePOP for its third Remade in Sacramento event. UPcyclePOP,  Fathers Summer, is the third event from production company Unleashed Productions within 7 months. A unique playful pop-up market for artistically repurposed art, furniture, fashion, home design, and inventions. Watch artists repurpose discarded items into works of art […]

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Five playful ways to start celebrating with your Valentine this weekend. UPcyclePOP‘s Valentine’s Day market will feature upcycled works from local artists, mural painting, a pop-up theater and more. Looking for a last-minute Valentine’s Day gift? This interactive pop-up market, which hosted its inaugural event in December, will feature the upcycled works […]

Shira Lane - with UPcyclePOP at 7300 Folsom Blvd


In an alternate universe, Shira Lane is still a Sacramento artist who hasn’t connected with the Sacramento city creatively. Until the city launched the “Creative Economy” grant program over the summer, Lane, a documentary filmmaker, lived here but didn’t intellectually play here. While she had physically moved – reluctantly at […]

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Good Day, Sacramento (CBS) came early Sunday morning to cover our set-up of UPcyclePOP Valentines Event – Take time 4 Love. With no reporter, Shira Lane gave a tour of a number of artists who were setting up early in the morning.