Studio Arts

Mugs

Ages 4 & Up
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
October 11
Price: 
$25 member / $25 non - member

Prepare for cold weather by creating your own ceramic mug. Explore the slab method of vessel building. After creating your form, individualize the piece with glazing and decorating techniques.

Terra Cotta Pumpkins

Ages 6 & Up
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Audra Clayton
October 18
Price: 
$30 member / $30 non - member

Use handbuilding processes to sculpt a your own pumpkin from terra cotta. Use surface design techniques and underglazes to add character and color.

Mosaics

Ages 4 & Up
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
October 25
Price: 
$25 member / $25 non - member

Design, glue and grout a mosaic using glass, tiles and even found objects from home.

Screenprinting

Ages 6 & Up
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Cali Binstock
November 1
Price: 
$25 member / $25 non - member

Invent a custom design and use screenprinting to create your very own D.I.Y. graphic t-shirt.

Beaded Earrings

Ages 8 & Up
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
November 8
Price: 
$30 member / $30 non - member

Create colorful and eclectic earrings by combining beading techniques. Complete your one-of-a-kind set that you can wear or give as gifts with individual flourishes using wire wrapping.

Stained Glass Ornaments

Ages 8 & Up
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
November 15
Price: 
$25 member / $25 non - member

Learn a craft that has been around since ancient times! Use techniques such as soldering and foiling to create your own stained glass ornament for any holiday.

Roof of the World

Ages 8 & Up
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Laura Amster
November 22
Price: 
$25 member / $25 non - member

PCA is collaborating with Global Solutions Pittsburgh to create an international art workshop that brings families together to explore art and culture. Discover Tibetan art and history with an international speaker and create your own Tibetan mandala.

 

Paper Cut Creations

Ages 8 & Up
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Rochel Schiffrin
December 7
Price: 
$25 member / $25 non - member

Pennsylvania has a rich history of Scherenschnitte, the art of “scissor snipping.” Learn to manipulate paper with an exacto blade to create your own bold imagery with a local contemporary artist.

Clay Dreidels

Ages 4 & Up
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Erika Pekar
December 7
Price: 
$25 member / $25 non - member

Celebrate the festival of lights with a dreidel that you create from clay. Finish the process by using decorating techniques to add color and the traditional Hebrew letters on each side.

Enamel Pendants

Ages 6 & Up
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Lindsay Huff
December 7
Price: 
$35 member / $35 non - member

Create beautiful jewelry pendants using the enameling process. In enameling, glass powder fuses to copper resulting in a colorful, shiny durable artwork.

Handmade Paper Cards

Ages 4 & Up
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
December 6 & December 7
Price: 
$35 member / $50 non - member

Create truly unique holiday greetings to send to your friends and family. Start by creating your own paper in the first session. Use printmaking and embossing techniques to personalize your cards in the second.