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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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"Experience the Arts with Us!"

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*To add more than one class to your registration, click on the "pay online" button.  On the next screen, click the https://northhillsartcenter.org/  on the upper left of the screen - above enter credit card details.  That allows you to add additional classes and pay for them in one transaction.


Use the search box to quickly find the classes you need!

Please read the NHAC COVID-19 Health and Safety Plan by clicking here.

We offer classes for adults, teens and children, including Summer Art Camps for children.  Our class sessions run Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall.
Please check back as we update our class offerings seasonally and occasionally add additional classes!

PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF CLASS REGISTRATION DEADLINES.  If you wish to register for a class after the deadline, please contact the NHAC Office (412) 364-3622 or visit the center at 3432 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237. 

 Please note: No refunds/credits will be issued after first class/day of camp. Compensation for missed classes is not available. Refunds for classes & workshops given if cancelled one week prior.  Memberships are non-refundable. 

**Payment required upon registration.  Registrations not finalized within 15 minutes are automatically removed as classes have limited space.

Available Classes

    • December 05, 2019
    • (EST)
    • August 05, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 85 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center

    Painting, Pastels & More -  All Mediums Welcome!

    We invite you to join this informal gathering of artists. Bring subject matter and medium of your choice. All levels of experience in any medium are welcome.  NO INSTRUCTION GIVEN.

    Thursdays from 10:00am - 1:00pm  (second floor studio)

    Studio Fee: $5.00


    • February 23, 2021
    • (EST)
    • January 17, 2023
    • (EST)
    • 100 sessions

    Open Studio Pottery  ( Ages 18 and up)

    Experienced potters may work at their own pace and are encouraged to work on the wheel or do hand building. Clay and glazes sold through the studio. ** Please note: you must have taken pottery classes at the North Hills Art Center to join this Open Studio Session as there is  NO INSTRUCTION GIVEN.   YOU MUST HAVE COMPLETED A 6 WEEK POTTERY CLASS AT THE NHAC IN ORDER TO ATTEND.   First floor studio.  Ask about accessibility options.

    Fee: NHAC Members $10.00         Nonmembers:  $20.00

    Open Studio Pottery Fees             

    Open Studio Pottery Guidelines             

    Glazing Procedures



    • May 16, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • June 27, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 6 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Sold out!

    Adult

    This class for all levels of experience will incorporate aspects of both hand building and wheel throwing. Beginners through advanced students are welcome to hone their skills from building and throwing to the glazing process. Come enjoy an exciting clay-filled afternoon! Class fee includes clay, glaze, firing, and use of tools.

    Instructor: Cynthia Young

    Dates: Sundays 5/16 - 6/27 

    (No class 6/20)

    6 sessions

    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm



     

    Additional notes:

    • Limited to 6 persons plus the instructor
    • Masks will be worn at all times
    • Participants will sit every other wheel unless they are family members
    • Personal tools preferred
    • Class tools, wheels and work spaces will be cleaned after each class
    • Social distancing will be followed



    • June 14, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • July 19, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 6 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline June 7

    Adult


    Douglas Brown paints with a focus on controlled realism, and you can learn the secrets of his technique. Each class will start with a short demo of the subject of the week. All students will receive individual attention and will work at his or her own pace. All levels are welcome. Materials list below. If you have your own supplies, feel free to bring them to class instead.

    Materials List found here

    InstructorDouglas Brown

    Dates: Mondays 6/14-7/19 

    6 sessions

    Time: 9:00am -12:00pm




    • June 14, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • August 02, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 6 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 4
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline: June 7

    Ages 16 - Adult

    This class for all levels of experience will incorporate aspects of both hand building and wheel throwing. Beginners through advanced students are welcome to hone their skills from building and throwing to the glazing process. Come enjoy an exciting clay-filled evening!   Ask about accessibility options!  Class fee includes clay, glaze, firing, and use of tools.

    Instructor: Cynthia Young


    Dates: Mondays 6/14-8/2

    (no class 7/5 or 7/26)

    6 sessions

    Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm


    Additional notes:

    • Limited to 6 persons plus the instructor
    • Masks will be worn at all times
    • Participants will sit every other wheel unless they are family members
    • Personal tools preferred
    • Class tools, wheels and work spaces will be cleaned after each class
    • Social distancing will be followed

     


     


    • June 15, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • July 20, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 6 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline: June 8

    **NEW TIME

    Adult

    Explore oil and/or acrylic painting in a relaxed atmosphere. Experienced painters can work to develop their personal style or try a new technique. New artists will be taught the basics of composition, color theory, and painting techniques. Paint from a provided still life or bring a photo/picture to paint. Each class includes demos and individual instruction.  Materials list can be found below or if you have your own supplies, feel free to bring them to class instead.  


    Materials List found here


    Instructor: Kim Freithaler

    Dates: Tuesdays 6/15-7/20 

    6 sessions 

    Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm  **NEW TIME

     

         



    • June 15, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • July 20, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 5 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 1
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline: June 8

    Ages 7-11   

    Come create your own unique pottery! We will be using hand building techniques to create a variety of functional and fun decorative clay pieces. The last class will be spent glazing the pieces.  Class fee includes clay, glaze and firing.

    Instructor: Tara Hayes


    Dates: Tuesdays 6/15 - 7/20

    (no class 7/13)

    5 sessions

    Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm


      Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)




    • June 16, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • July 28, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 6 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline: June 9

    Ages 10 - 12  

    Have you always wanted to try the potter’s wheel? Come learn to make your own pottery. We will work on all the skills necessary to create your own work from start to finish. Bring your patience and determination! No experience necessary! Class fee includes clay, glaze and firing.

    Instructor: Cynthia Young

    Wednesdays 6/16 - 7/28

    (no class  7/21)

    6 sessions

    Time: 4:30-6:00pm


      Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)


     

    Additional notes:

    • Limited to 5 persons plus the instructor
    • Masks will be worn at all times
    • Participants will sit every other wheel unless they are family members
    • Personal tools preferred
    • Class tools, wheels and work spaces will be cleaned after each class
    • Social distancing will be followed

    • June 16, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • July 21, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 6 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline: June 9

    Adults 21+ only 

    Explore oil and/or acrylic painting in a relaxed atmosphere. Experienced painters can work to develop their personal style or try a new technique. New artists will be taught the basics of composition, color theory, and painting techniques. Paint from a provided still life or bring a photo/picture to paint. Each class includes demos and individual instruction.  Materials list can be found below or if you have your own supplies, feel free to bring them to class instead.  


    Materials List found here


    Instructor: Kim Freithaler


    Dates: Wednesdays 6/16 - 7/21

    6 sessions

    Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm



    • June 19, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • July 31, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 5 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 1
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline: June 12

    Ages 14 - Adult

    This class is open to students of all skill levels whether you want to strengthen existing skills or learn new ones. We will address the basics of wheel-throwing and sculpture, with the ability to dive deeper into making and glazing techniques. If you've had a project in mind or just want a relaxing way to spend your Saturday mornings, this class is perfect for you! Ask about accessibility options!  Class fee includes clay, glaze, firing, and use of tools.

    Instructor: Patrick Bell


    Dates: Saturdays 6/19-7/31

    (no class 7/3 & 7/24)

    5 sessions

    Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm


    Additional notes:

    • Limited to 6 persons plus the instructor
    • Masks will be worn at all times
    • Participants will sit every other wheel unless they are family members
    • Personal tools preferred
    • Class tools, wheels and work spaces will be cleaned after each class
    • Social distancing will be followed

     


     


    • June 19, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • June 26, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 2 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline: June 12

    Ages 16-Adult     

    Using the fundamentals of how to draw and paint portraits using shapes, measurements, values, lighting and more will be the first part of day one. The remainder of time will be spent on your project. You can use any medium from pencil to paint of your choosing. Bring a snack for lunch for break. Please bring: large, clear references, sketch pad, variety of drawing pencils, white and kneaded erasers: for painting - please have knowledge for the medium you choose to work with, bring usual supplies (if using oils - please no mineral spirits).

    Instructor: Marianne Hilke

     

    Dates: Saturdays 6/19 & 6/26     

    2 sessions                                 

    Time: 10:30am - 2:30pm




    • June 21, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • June 25, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Sold out!

    Ages 6-11

    Make it a double and link your camps! Campers can be registered for both morning and afternoon sessions each week as listed here:

    Click Here for Summer Art Camp Flyer

    Click here for medical form

    Morning session runs 10:00am-12:00pm, and afternoon session runs 1:00pm-3:00pm. With supervised lunch from 12:00pm-1:00pm between camp sessions. Please bring a brown bag lunch.  Bottled water will be provided.


    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 


    June 21-25


    The Nature of Art 10:00am-noon

    In this camp we will explore how our natural world inspires our creativity. Animals, birds, plants, the environment, the sun, wind and nature will be our starting points as we create our art projects using clay, watercolors, paint, natural materials, photo paper, and other media.


    Let's Build It 1:00pm-3:00pm

    All hands-on deck for this interactive camp.  We will use a variety of materials, from wooden shapes, clay, natural materials and more to construct our art projects. We will explore sculpture, architecture and fantasy forms as we put our hands to work!

    • June 21, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • June 25, 2021
    • 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline 6/14

    Ages 6-11


    In this camp we will explore how our natural world inspires our creativity. Animals, birds, plants, the environment, the sun, wind and nature will be our starting points as we create our art projects using clay, watercolors, paint, natural materials, photo paper, and other media.

    Instructor: Monica SobienNHAC Staff

    Week: June 21 - June 25

    Time: 10:00am-12:00pm

      Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized.

    Registration deadline: One week prior to camp start date 

    Full refund, less $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations made one week prior to start of camp.   No refunds will be issued after the start of camp.

    • June 21, 2021
    • 1:00 PM (EDT)
    • June 25, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 1
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline June 14

    Ages 6-11

    All hands-on deck for this interactive camp.  We will use a variety of materials, from wooden shapes, clay, natural materials and more to construct our art projects. We will explore sculpture, architecture and fantasy forms as we put our hands to work!

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Week: June 21 - June 25

    Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm  


    Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 

    Full refund, less $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations made one week prior to start of camp.   No refunds will be issued after the start of camp.

    • June 22, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • July 13, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 4 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 2
    Registration is closed

    Spots still available!

    Ages 16-Adult

    This class explores a new way of creating landscapes by using various weaving techniques. Students begin by drilling and warping a picture frame, then learn ways of weaving and working with fiber to create unique pictures. Please bring: 8x10 or 10x12 wooden picture frame-1”-2” wide (see sample; remove glass), drill, 1/8” drill bit, assorted yarns.

    Instructor: Ruthann Farinacci

    Tuesdays 6/22-7/13

    4 sessions 

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm


    • June 24, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • July 22, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 5 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Registration deadline: June 17

    Ages 14-Adult

    This class will cover the entire lettering process from pencil sketch to inked drawing to digital* finish. We'll start with the basics of drawing individual letterforms and work up to creating your own beautiful hand lettered illustrations, building on lessons covered each week. Chock full of tips and tools for creating concept-driven pieces, there will be demonstrations and one-on-one instructor critiques, as well as hands-on time to work in class. Perfect for beginners wanting to learn the basics, as well as intermediate students looking to dive deeper into incorporating hand lettering in their professional work.  Please bring materials to work in class each week: drawing paper, graph paper, pencils, fine and broad tip markers/ Sharpies, tracing

    paper & ruler.


    *Digital processes will be taught, but not required to create work in this class. If desired, students should have access to a scanner/scanning app on their phone/tablet, & Photoshop, Illustrator or Procreate.

    Instructor: Jeanine Murch

    Dates: Thursdays 6/24-7/22

    5 sessions        

    Time: 6:00pm - 8:30pm


         

    • June 24, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • August 05, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 6 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline: June 17

    Ages 13-Adult

    This pottery class explores all the aspects of working with clay. Students will learn to hand build and wheel throw while being able to experience a variety of clays and glazing techniques. Advanced students welcome and encouraged to further develop their skills. Ask about accessibility options!  Class fee includes clay, glaze, firing, and use of tools.

    Instructor: Diane Pontoriero


    Dates: Thursdays 6/24-8/5

    (No class  7/29)

    6 sessions

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm


    Additional notes:

    • Limited to 6 persons plus the instructor
    • Masks will be worn at all times
    • Participants will sit every other wheel unless they are family members
    • Personal tools preferred
    • Class tools, wheels and work spaces will be cleaned after each class
    • Social distancing will be followed

     




     


    • June 28, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • July 02, 2021
    • 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline June 21

    Ages 6-11

    Creativity abounds in this fun camp where we will explore a wide variety of art making processes. We will explore using, paints, dye, inks, printmaking, fiber arts, sculpture and more as we look at art from around the world and through science!

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Week: June 28 - July 2

    Time: 10:00am-12:00pm

      Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized.

     Full refund, less $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations made one week prior to start of camp.   No refunds will be issued after the start of camp.
    • June 28, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • July 02, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline June 21

    Ages 6-11

    Make it a double and link your camps! Campers can be registered for both morning and afternoon sessions each week as listed here:

    Click Here for Summer Art Camp Flyer

    Click here for medical form

    Morning session runs 10:00am-12:00pm, and afternoon session runs 1:00pm-3:00pm. With supervised lunch from 12:00pm-1:00pm between camp sessions. Please bring a brown bag lunch.  Bottled water will be provided.

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

     Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized.


    June 28-July 2


    It’s All in the Process, 10:00am-noon

    Creativity abounds in this fun camp where we will explore a wide variety of art making processes. We will explore using, paints, dye, inks, printmaking, fiber arts, sculpture and more as we look at art from around the world and through science!


    Imagination and Creativity,  1:00pm-3:00pm

    Bring your imaginations to this camp where we will use it to create one of a kind art projects. We will tap into our creative side as we draw, paint, write stories, build sculptures, design new products and grow as artists.

    • June 28, 2021
    • 1:00 PM (EDT)
    • July 02, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 1
    Register

    Registration deadline June 21

    Ages 6-11


    Bring your imaginations to this camp where we will use it to create one of a kind art projects. We will tap into our creative side as we draw, paint, write stories, build sculptures, design new products and grow as artists.


    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Week: Jun 28 - Jul 2

    Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm

    Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 

    Registration deadline: One week prior to camp start date

    Full refund, less $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations made one week prior to start of camp.   No refunds will be issued after the start of camp.

    • June 29, 2021
    • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    OPEN STUDIO POTTERY

    limited space*

    No refunds or credits

    **registration automaticallyif payment not received within 15 minutes due to limited space

    Please be kind and sign up for only one session (Tuesday OR Thursday) per week - thank you!

    (Monitored, pay-as-you-go session)

    YOU MUST HAVE COMPLETED A 5 or 6 WEEK ADULT POTTERY CLASS AT THE NHAC IN ORDER TO ATTEND OPEN STUDIO POTTERY.

    (Adults only, ages 18 and up)

    Experienced potters may work at their own pace and are encouraged to work on the wheel or do hand building. Clay and glazes sold through the studio. **Please note: you must completed a 5 or 6 week pottery class to join this Open Studio Session as there is  NO INSTRUCTION GIVEN First floor studio.

    Tuesday Evenings 7:00pm - 10:00pm 

    (Please register by 3pm Monday. No refund or credit for missed session.)

    Studio Fee: NHAC Members $10.00         Nonmembers:  $20.00

    • Limited to 6 persons plus the moderator
    • Masks will be worn at all times
    • Participants will sit every other wheel unless they are family members
    • Personal tools preferred
    • Class tools, wheels and work spaces will be cleaned after each class
    • Social distancing will be followed

    Open Studio Pottery Fees 

     Open Studio Pottery Guidelines 

    Glazing Procedures

     

    Free parking-handicapped accessible-accessibility options


    • June 30, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • August 11, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 6 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Registration deadline: June 23

    Ages 16-Adult

    This class is for the potter who wants to improve their skills on the wheel. We will be working on larger forms, matching sets/pieces, plates, lidded pieces and tea pots. Ask about accessibility options!  Class fee includes clay, glaze, firing, and use of tools.

    Instructor: Diane Pontoriero

    Dates: Wednesdays 6/30 - 8/11

    (No class 8/4)

    6 sessions

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

     




    • July 01, 2021
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 7
    Register


    OPEN STUDIO POTTERY

    limited space*

    No refunds or credits

    *registration automatically cancelled if payment not received within 15 minutes due to limited space

    Please be kind and sign up for only one session (Tuesday OR Thursday) per week - thank you!

    (Monitored, pay-as-you-go session)

    YOU MUST HAVE COMPLETED A 5 or 6 WEEK ADULT POTTERY CLASS AT THE NHAC IN ORDER TO ATTEND OPEN STUDIO POTTERY.

    ( Ages 18 and up)

    Experienced potters may work at their own pace and are encouraged to work on the wheel or do hand building. Clay and glazes sold through the studio. **Please note: you must have completed a 5 or 6 week pottery class to join this Open Studio Session as there is  NO INSTRUCTION GIVEN First floor studio.

    Thursday Mornings 9:00am - 12:00pm 

    (Please register by 3pm Wednesday. No refund or credit for missed session.)

    Studio Fee: NHAC Members $10.00         Nonmembers:  $20.00

    • Limited to 6 persons plus the moderator
    • Masks will be worn at all times
    • Participants will sit every other wheel unless they are family members
    • Personal tools preferred
    • Class tools, wheels and work spaces will be cleaned after each class
    • Social distancing will be followed

    Open Studio Pottery Fees 

     Open Studio Pottery Guidelines 

    Glazing Procedures

     

    Free parking-handicapped accessible-accessibility options


    registration automaticallyif payment not received within 15 minutes due to limited space
    • July 05, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • July 09, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Registration deadline 6/28

    Ages 6-11

    Make it a double and link your camps! Campers can be registered for both morning and afternoon sessions each week as listed here:

    Click Here for Summer Art Camp Flyer

    Click here for medical form

    Morning session runs 10:00am-12:00pm, and afternoon session runs 1:00pm-3:00pm. With supervised lunch from 12:00pm-1:00pm between camp sessions. Please bring a brown bag lunch.  Bottled water will be provided.

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

     Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 

    July 5-July 9


    Let's Build It,  10:00am-noon

    All hands-on deck for this interactive camp. We will use a variety of materials, from wooden shapes, clay, natural materials and more to construct our art projects. We will explore sculpture, architecture and fantasy forms as we put our hands to work!


    It's all in the Process, 1:00pm-3:00pm

    Creativity abounds in this fun camp where we will explore a wide variety of art making processes. We will explore using, paints, dye, inks, printmaking, fiber arts, sculpture and more as we look at art from around the world and through science!



    • July 05, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • July 09, 2021
    • 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 3
    Register

    Registration deadline 6/28

    Ages 6-11

    All hands-on deck for this interactive camp.  We will use a variety of materials, from wooden shapes, clay, natural materials and more to construct our art projects. We will explore sculpture, architecture and fantasy forms as we put our hands to work!

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Week: July 5 - July 9

    Time: 10:00am-12:00pm

      Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result is the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized.

     Full refund, less $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations made one week prior to start of camp.   No refunds will be issued after the start of camp.
    • July 05, 2021
    • 1:00 PM (EDT)
    • July 09, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 2
    Register

    Registration deadline 6/28

    Ages 6-11

    Creativity abounds in this fun camp where we will explore a wide variety of art making processes. We will explore using, paints, dye, inks, printmaking, fiber arts, sculpture and more as we look at art from around the world and through science!

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Week: July 5 - July 9

    Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm

     Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result is the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 

    Full refund, less $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations made one week prior to start of camp.   No refunds will be issued after the start of camp.

    • July 10, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • July 24, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 2 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 1
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    Registration deadline July 3

    Ages 12-Adult

    Make a special animal inspired clay planter for your annuals, succulents or other plants in this two session workshop. You will be using hand building techniques to create your animal planter in the first session and glaze the planter in the second session. NO CLAY EXPERIENCE NECESSARY.  All materials included


    Instructor: Diane Pontoriero

    Dates:

    Saturday 7/10 (building), 1:00pm - 3:00pm

    Saturday 7/24 (glazing), 1:00pm - 2:00pm

    2 sessions

     


    • July 12, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • July 16, 2021
    • 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
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    Registration deadline 7/5

    Ages 6-11


    Bring your imaginations to this camp where we will use it to create one of a kind art projects. We will tap into our creative side as we draw, paint, write stories, build sculptures, design new products and grow as artists.


    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Week: Jul 12 - Jul 16

    Time: 10:00am-12:00pm  

     Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result is the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 

    Registration deadline: One week prior to camp start date 

    Full refund, less $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations made one week prior to start of camp.   No refunds will be issued after the start of camp.

    • July 12, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • July 16, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
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    Registration deadline 7/5

    Ages 6-11

    Make it a double and link your camps! Campers can be registered for both morning and afternoon sessions each week as listed here:

    Click Here for Summer Art Camp Flyer

    Click here for medical form

    Morning session runs 10:00am-12:00pm, and afternoon session runs 1:00pm-3:00pm. With supervised lunch from 12:00pm-1:00pm between camp sessions. Please bring a brown bag lunch.  Bottled water will be provided.

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 


    July 12-16


    Imagination and Creativity 10:00am-noon

    Bring your imaginations to this camp where we will use it to create one of a kind art projects. We will tap into our creative side as we draw, paint, write stories, build sculptures, design new products and grow as artists.


    The Nature of Art 1:00pm-3:00pm

    In this camp we will explore how our natural world inspires our creativity. Animals, birds, plants, the environment, the sun, wind and nature will be our starting points as we create our art projects using clay, watercolors, paint, natural materials, photo paper, and other media.

    • July 12, 2021
    • 1:00 PM (EDT)
    • July 16, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 3
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    Registration deadline 7/5

    Ages 6-11


    In this camp we will explore how our natural world inspires our creativity. Animals, birds, plants, the environment, the sun, wind and nature will be our starting points as we create our art projects using clay, watercolors, paint, natural materials, photo paper, and other media.

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Week: Jul 12 - Jul 16

    Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm

     Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result is the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 

    Registration deadline: One week prior to camp start date 

    Full refund, less $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations made one week prior to start of camp.   No refunds will be issued after the start of camp.

    • July 16, 2021
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
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    JUST ADDED!!!

    Registration deadline: July 7

    Ages 10 to Adult


    New molds!! Learn to create stunning fused glass pendants, earrings and pins. Beginner and experienced glass artists can make up to 8 pieces of wearable art. Class includes tips on the use of dichroic glass, layering glass, and using frits and stringers. You can create both full and tack fused pieces!  All materials included.


    Instructor: Diane Pontoriero


    Date: Friday 7/16

    1 session

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm





    • July 19, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • July 23, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
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    Registration deadline 7/12

    Ages 6-11

    Make it a double and link your camps! Campers can be registered for both morning and afternoon sessions each week as listed here:

    Click Here for Summer Art Camp Flyer

    Click here for medical form

    Morning session runs 10:00am-12:00pm, and afternoon session runs 1:00pm-3:00pm. With supervised lunch from 12:00pm-1:00pm between camp sessions. Please bring a brown bag lunch.  Bottled water will be provided.

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 


    July 19-July 23


    It’s All in the Process, 10:00am-noon

    Creativity abounds in this fun camp where we will explore a wide variety of art making processes. We will explore using, paints, dye, inks, printmaking, fiber arts, sculpture and more as we look at art from around the world and through science!


    Imagination and Creativity,  1:00pm-3:00pm

    Bring your imaginations to this camp where we will use it to create one of a kind art projects. We will tap into our creative side as we draw, paint, write stories, build sculptures, design new products and grow as artists.

    • July 19, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • July 23, 2021
    • 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
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    Registration deadline 7/12

    Ages 6-11

    Creativity abounds in this fun camp where we will explore a wide variety of art making processes. We will explore using, paints, dye, inks, printmaking, fiber arts, sculpture and more as we look at art from around the world and through science!

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Week: July 19 - July 23

    Time: 10:00am-12:00pm

    Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized.  

    Full refund, less $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations made one week prior to start of camp.   No refunds will be issued after the start of camp.

    • July 19, 2021
    • 1:00 PM (EDT)
    • July 23, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
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    Registration deadline 7/12

    Ages 6-11


    Bring your imaginations to this camp where we will use it to create one of a kind art projects. We will tap into our creative side as we draw, paint, write stories, build sculptures, design new products and grow as artists.


    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Week: Jul 19 - Jul 23

    Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm

    Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 

    Full refund, less $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations made one week prior to start of camp.   No refunds will be issued after the start of camp.

    • July 20, 2021
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 1
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    Registration deadline July 13

    Adult

    Explore creative solutions for your personal expression! A variety of techniques will be taught using paint, collage, stencils, stamps and an assortment of mark making tools. Come experiment and explore without the fear of making a mistake because in your own art journal there are no mistakes. It’s a journey of self expression and fulfillment; a cool crazy ride! Please bring a hardcover book - children's book recommended. All other materials included.

    Instructor: Chris Fondi

    Date: Tuesday 7/20  

    1 session

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

     

     
     



    • July 26, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • July 30, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
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    Registration deadline 7/19

    Ages 6-11

    Make it a double and link your camps! Campers can be registered for both morning and afternoon sessions each week as listed here:

    Click Here for Summer Art Camp Flyer

    Click here for medical form

    Morning session runs 10:00am-12:00pm, and afternoon session runs 1:00pm-3:00pm. With supervised lunch from 12:00pm-1:00pm between camp sessions. Please bring a brown bag lunch.  Bottled water will be provided.

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff 

    Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 

    July 26-30


    The Nature of Art ,10:00am-noon

    In this camp we will explore how our natural world inspires our creativity. Animals, birds, plants, the environment, the sun, wind and nature will be our starting points as we create our art projects using clay, watercolors, paint, natural materials, photo paper, and other media.


    Let's Build It, 1:00pm-3:00pm

    All hands-on deck for this interactive camp.  We will use a variety of materials, from wooden shapes, clay, natural materials and more to construct our art projects. We will explore sculpture, architecture and fantasy forms as we put our hands to work!

    • July 26, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • July 30, 2021
    • 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
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    Registration deadline 7/19

    Ages 6-11


    In this camp we will explore how our natural world inspires our creativity. Animals, birds, plants, the environment, the sun, wind and nature will be our starting points as we create our art projects using clay, watercolors, paint, natural materials, photo paper, and other media.

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Week: July 26 - July 30

    Time: 10:00am-12:00pm  

    Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 

    Registration deadline: One week prior to camp start date 

    Full refund, less $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations made one week prior to start of camp.   No refunds will be issued after the start of camp.

    • July 26, 2021
    • 1:00 PM (EDT)
    • July 30, 2021
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 2
    Register

    Registration deadline 7/19

    Ages 6-11

    All hands-on deck for this interactive camp.  We will use a variety of materials, from wooden shapes, clay, natural materials and more to construct our art projects. We will explore sculpture, architecture and fantasy forms as we put our hands to work!

    Instructor: Monica Sobien & NHAC Staff

    Week: July 26 - July 30

    Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm  

    Add a 1-year Student Membership-just $20!  (and choose member pricing now!)

    **Please note-the non-member fee is also $20-but comes with NO benefits!

    Choosing the member price without a current membership delays registration and could result in the loss of your spot in the class.  Registration fees must be fully paid before registration is considered finalized. 

    • July 26, 2021
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 6
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    Registration deadline July 19

    Ages 8-14

    If you've ever wanted to create cool lettering for greetings cards, posters, or just for fun, this workshop is for you! You'll learn the basics of creating beautiful hand lettering from pencil sketch to color finish using a variety of materials.  Please bring drawing paper, graph paper, pencils, fine and broad tip markers/Sharpies, tracing paper and ruler. Other materials will be provided. Each student will receive a handbook of resources, worksheets, and other reference material covered in class to keep.

    Instructor: Jeanine Murch

    Date: Monday 7/26

    1 session        

    Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm



    • July 26, 2021
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
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    Registration deadline July 19

    Ages 10 to Adult


    Create two colorful fused glass suncatchers in this workshop. You will be able to pick from a wide variety of colored glass, frit, millifiori, beads and shapes to make your suncatchers.  All materials included.

    Instructor: Diane Pontoriero


    Date: Monday 7/26

    1 session

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm



    • August 02, 2021
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • August 06, 2021
    • 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 10
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