Adult Classes

Let it Go: Art for the Soul

Wood-burned Cutting Board Summer 2021
$50 Non-members | $35 Member
Instructor: Paige Kleinfelder
Save the Date: Aug 14, 2021

Wood burning, or pyrography, dates back to primitive times in Egypt, China, Rome & Peru! Miss Paige will help you create a design you'll be proud to display in your kitchen!

Workshops open with meditative exercises and experiment with media that offers newbies plenty of forgiveness. Materials included.

All materials included. Capacity: 16 students. Minimum: 5 students. Ages 18+.

Alcohol Inks Summer 2021
$50 Non-members | $35 Member
Instructor: Paige Kleinfelder
Save the Date: Aug 21, 2021

Alcohol inks are brightly colored dye-based paints that offer unlimited, creative potential on paper, ceramics, glass, fabric and more! We’ll experiment with their free flowing properties on paper and glass gems to create both happy accidents and intentional designs for wall art and jewelry!

Art for the Soul Workshops open with meditative exercises and experiment with media that offers newbies plenty of forgiveness. Materials included.

Capacity: 16 students. Minimum: 5 students. Ages 18+.

Ceramics

No classes are available at this time.

Date Night

Workshops for Couples

Not exactly a paint-and-sip, but you do get wine! Bring your significant other or make it a girls night and join guest artists from across the region for a unique art making experience! Includes wine, snacks & materials. Workshops held outdoors.

Metal Casting Date Night Workshop
Members: $70/couple | Non-members: $100/couple.
Rivers of Steel
Save the Date: Aug 21, 2021

Make your own cast aluminum artist tiles with Pittsburgh's Rivers of Steel! Each couple will be given two scratch molds to create their own relief, or raised design, from scratch molds. We'll let the experts pour the molten metal, but it's cool to watch and learn about a process that dates back centuries!

Want to see what you'll be doing? Check out this demo from Rivers of Steel!

Members: $70/couple. Non-members: $100/couple.

Drawing

Pastel Drawing Basics Workshop 2: Summer 2021
$35 Non-members | $20 Members
Instructor: Richard DiGia
Save the Date: Aug 4, 2021

This is an introductory workshop for those interested in learning how to create pastel drawings. Pastels provide easy blending of color and rich textures that produce unique artistic effects that set this versatile medium apart.

Capacity:  15 students.  Minimum:  5 students.  Ages 16+.  Non-members:  $35/Members: $20.

Glass

Classes for this season are complete, check back again soon for next season's offerings.

Language

No classes are available at this time.

Metal Smithing

No classes are available at this time.

Music

Private Harp Lessons Full Course: Summer 2021
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Alissa Pesavento
Jun 17 - Aug 5, 2021

8 Thursdays, by one-hour appointment

Ready to play like an angel? The full course provides 1:1 instruction to develop the basics of playing, note reading, rhythms, tuning, and other general topics. Lessons will continue to advance as you do! Instrument and worksheets are provided with additional practice time available outside of class. Capacity: 6 students. One-hour appointments may be scheduled from Noon – 7:00 pm

Private Harp Lessons Session 2: Summer 2021
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Alissa Pesavento
Jul 15 - Aug 5, 2021

4 Thursdays, by appointment

A class for the curious! This 4-week primer is designed to introduce students to harp without the long-term commitment. Instrument provided to play in class. Additional practice time available upon request. One-hour appointments may be scheduled from Noon – 7:00 pm.

Piano Lessons: Summer 2021
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Kevin Danielson
Jun 19 - Aug 14, 2021

8 Saturdays, by half-hour appointment

Join teacher Kevin Danielson for 1:1 piano instruction for beginners, as well as those wanting to improve their musical talents. Each one-half hour lesson, tailored to the student’s individual level, will build on skills.  Ages 10+. Appointments begin at 10:30 am. Last appointment at 3:30 pm., Piano: $160 Non-members | $130 Members

 

Painting

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Photography

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Videography

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Yoga

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