a colorful way to earn a badge!
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. Don't see an art badge you want to earn? Email the requirements to us and if we have the supplies - we'll make it happen!
Call the NHAC Office at 412-364-3622 to book your reservation or click here to submit your request online.
Workshops must be booked 2 weeks in advanced.
10 & up
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.
$25 per Scout
Drawing and Painting
Scouts will explore paints, pastels, colored pencils and more while learning about perspective, shading, proportion and the color wheel.
$20 per Scout
Prints & Graphics
The many aspects of printmaking are explored and projects can include relief printing from natural materials, block printing and spatter or sun printing.$20 per Scout
Scouts will create jewelry from beads, nature findings and macramé knots and decorate their own unique jewelry box to store all of their bling.$25 per Scout
Ceramics and Clay
Scouts will watch a demo 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.
$25 per Scout -or- $35 per scout if adding an additional 2 hour glazing workshop.