2019 Tiny Treasures entries ended July 10. The Buy-It-Now sale begins August 7 at noon.

What are Tiny Treasures?

Tiny Treasures are 2 ½” x 3 ½” pieces of completely ORIGINAL art, no thicker than 1”, made by WRAA members as well as non-members at least 14 years old. Enter as many pieces as you’d like starting May 1 through July 10 for a chance to win $150 for 1st Place, $125 for 2nd, $100 for 3rd or $25 for Best Title.

There will also be a $50 award for the art group/organization with the most entries. They will be exhibited at wraawrap.com and also at the Pyle Center on Langdon Street in Madison beginning August 16. On the WRAA’s website, click on Tiny Treasures Exhibit/Competition to view past years’ exhibits. Additionally 16 Tiny Treasures are chosen to be in WRAA’s 2020 Timely Treasures pocket calendar.

What is the Buy-it-Now fundraiser?

All 2019 Tiny Treasures are posted on this website and those not listed as NFS (not for sale) will be available for purchase for $25 in the Buy-It-Now sale  beginning August 7 at noon. Email Sherry Ackerman at sherrycackerman@gmail.com  to check for availability and arrange payment. The on-line sale ends Sept 11. After that, Tiny Treasures can be purchased at Evening with the Arts at the Pyle Center on Langdon Street in Madison, Sept 20 from 6:00 to 7:15pm and on State Day, Sept 21, from 9:00am to 1:00pm, also at the Pyle Center. If you want to see them up close, they will be on exhibit at the Pyle Center from August 16 until 1:00 on September 21. You will find amazing, original art for just $25 each!  Buy your favorites before someone else does!

Tiny Treasures must be of original concept and design. Please read the following article by Jean Lang, “Original or Copy.”
Awards for Tiny Treasures at Evening with the Arts at the Pyle Center

SEPTEMBER 20, 2019, 6-8:30 with awards beginning at 7:15pm

Click here to view the 2019 Tiny Treasures Exhibition!


Friday night before the annual WRAP State Day, September 20, WRAA hosted a gala reception. Attendees enjoyed the art of WRAP’s statewide exhibition, STAMP’s teen artwork, the Tiny Treasures exhibition and hors-d’oeuvres while listening to lovely music and talking with artists. This year’s Evening With the Arts was Friday, September 20, at the Pyle Center, Madison, WI. For more information please click Evening With the Arts in the ACTIVITIES tab above.

There are also custom-made frames for sale at Evening with the Arts and on State Day. The frames are made especially for the Tiny Treasures and come complete with glass and hanging hardware.

For more Tiny Treasures information, please contact

Sherry Ackerman at sherrycackerman@gmail.com or (608) 445-2517

Tiny Treasures is proudly sponsored by Lynn’s of Madison. Quality art supplies & framing at competitive prices.

5928 Odana Road, Madison, WI 608-274-1442