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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!"

We appreciate your patience as we transitioned to the new website.  You are now able to register for classes without leaving the site!  If you need help after office hours, please see these tips.  Thank you! 

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.  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 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.


Workshops

    • January 26, 2021
    • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM (EST)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 1
    Register

    OPEN STUDIO POTTERY

    limited space*

    **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 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 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


    • January 28, 2021
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EST)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 2
    Register


    OPEN STUDIO POTTERY

    limited space*

    *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 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
    • February 20, 2021
    • (EST)
    • February 21, 2021
    • (EST)
    • 2 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 8
    Register

    Registration deadline: February 13

    Ages 8-12

    Design your own game and gameboard! We will be using 3D pens to create custom game pieces. Add chutes, slides and spinners using recyclable and reusable materials. Come with your own gameboard design on paper or design it during the workshop. Each participant will come home with a working game during this 2-day STEAM workshop. Boys AND girls welcome! All materials included.

    Instructor: Elise Neill

    Dates: Saturday 2/20 & Sunday 2/21

    2 sessions

    Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm


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    • March 06, 2021
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (EST)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Registration deadline: February 27

    Ages 10-Adult

    In anticipation of Spring & Easter, Pysanky are a tradition in Eastern Europe. This batik method of applying layers of beeswax and egg dye to the eggs creates intricate and beautiful designs. In this workshop you will create up to 4 eggs depending on the intricacy, and learn about the symbolism of the designs and colors. Hot wax is used in this class.  First floor classroomAll materials included.

     

    Instructor: Diane Pontoriero

    Dates: Saturday 3/6

    1 session

    Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm


         


    • March 11, 2021
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EST)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 5
    Register

    Registration deadline March 4

    Ages 12 - Adult

    Do you want a special hand made gift for an upcoming special occasion? Take this easy and fun workshop making a one of a kind beautiful fused glass dish or bowl. You may not want to give it away!  All materials included


    Instructor: Diane Pontoriero

    Date: Thursday 3/11

    1 session

    Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

         

    • March 20, 2021
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 7
    Register

    **Just added!!!

    Registration deadline: March 13

    Ages 10-Adult

    In anticipation of Spring & Easter, Pysanky are a tradition in Eastern Europe. This batik method of applying layers of beeswax and egg dye to the eggs creates intricate and beautiful designs. In this workshop you will create up to 4 eggs depending on the intricacy, and learn about the symbolism of the designs and colors. Hot wax is used in this class.  First floor classroomAll materials included.

     

    Instructor: Diane Pontoriero

    Dates: Saturday 3/20

    1 session

    Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm


         


    • March 20, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • March 27, 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 2 sessions
    • North Hills Art Center
    • 7
    Register

    Registration deadline March 13

    Ages Teen-Adult

    Work in a medium of your choice to create an image using color, shape, value and texture. A demonstration and use of problem solving will be a part of this workshop. Please bring: sketch book, pencil and eraser and other supplies you will be using for project.

    Instructor: Marianne Hilke

    Dates: Saturdays 3/20 & 3/27

    2 sessions 

    Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm




Class Offerings! 

North Hills Art Center

3432 Babcock Blvd | Pittsburgh, PA 15237

412-364-3622 | info@northhillsartcenter.org


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