Design

Mixed Media Portraits
Mondays, Jan. 7—March 4 (8 classes*)
*No class Jan. 21, Jan. 28
Teaching Artist: Ceci Ebitz
Open to: All Experience Levels
Develop your portrait-drawing skills while exploring different artistic mediums. We will play with collage, painting, pastel, and more to create large-scale portraits. This class includes a Friday field trip to the Warhol Museum to see work by Devan Shimoyama, a Pittsburgh portrait artist.

Screen Printing Boot Camp
Tuesdays, Jan. 8–March 5 (9 classes*)
*No class Jan 29
Teaching Artist: Ben Pyles
Open to: All Experience Levels
Have a great idea for a T-shirt? Are you always doodling and want to learn a process to easily reproduce your work? Come learn how to screen print like the pros, using the same equipment professional shops use. This class will teach you everything you need to know about screen printing shirts, posters, and multi-colored prints.

Unbe-weave-able Weavings
Wednesdays, Jan. 2–March 6 (10 classes)
Teaching Artist: Ceci Ebitz
Open to: All Experience Levels
Weaving is an ancient craft that is trending in the art world today. Learn how to make your own woven and tufted textiles in this class. Learn the basics of weaving and latch-hooking then choose your favorite to produce a work of decorative or functional art.

Spotting U.F.O.’s: Underappreciated Found Objects
Thursdays, Jan. 3–March 7 (10 classes)
Teaching Artist: Ben Pyles
Open to: All Experience Levels
Turn trash into treasure with us in the Design Studio! In this class we will be going out to thrift stores to find paintings, magazines, and other items in order to create brand new mixed-media work! Draw funny faces on cowboys, add more arms to stuffed animals, or collage a masterpiece from old magazines. Your options are only limited to what you can dig up! So come thrifting with us, and see how much cool stuff you can make from other people’s junk.