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3432 Babcock Blvd

Pittsburgh, PA 15237

412-364-3622


Office Hours:

Monday - Friday

10:00am - 3:00pm


info@northhillsartcenter.org

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Scouting Workshops

We can provide your troop with the requirements needed to complete projects and earn your merit badges. All workshops require a minimum of 5 scouts in attendance. Your $20 deposit books your workshop with the balance due on the day your workshop begins. Workshops can be modified to include projects of your choice.  


Call the NHAC Office at 412-364-3622 to book your reservation-workshops must be booked 2 weeks in advanced.


For Scouts Ages 10 and Up

SW-06 Art To Wear

Scouts will enjoy earning their “Try It” badge with the projects for this workshop which include tie dying, macramé, quilting, braiding and beadwork. Scouts must bring their own item to tie dye. We suggest items made with 100% cotton.

$12 per Scout


SW-08 Drawing and Painting

Scouts will explore paints, pastels, colored pencils and more while learning about perspective, shading, proportion and the color wheel.

$12 per Scout


SW-09 Prints and Graphics

The many aspects of printmaking are explored and projects can include relief printing from natural materials, block printing and spatter or sun printing.

$12 per Scout

 

SW-10 Jeweler

Scouts will create jewelry from beads, nature findings and macramé knots and decorate their own unique jewelry box to store all of their bling.

$15 per Scout


SW-11 Ceramics and Clay

Scouts will watch a demonstration on the wheel, learn about kiln firing and about the different methods of modeling clay. Choice of air dry or bisque. Bisque pieces must be left for firing. To see the process from start to finish, an additional 2 hour glazing workshop may be added.

$15 per Scout -or- $25 per scout if adding an additional 2 hour glazing workshop.

SW-01 Art To Wear  

Scouts will spend 2 hours tie dyeing a T-shirt and then create their own jewelry and masks. Scouts must bring their own item to tie dye. We suggest items made with 100% cotton.

$12 per Scout


SW-02 Colors and Shapes

Scouts spend 2 hours earning their art badges trying out stamping, building a mobile, creating a dough sculpture, a paper woven mat, and painting a picture of their choice while exploring color.

$12 per Scout

For Scouts Ages 6 to 9