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SOLD OUT Workshop for Ages 7-10: Mail Art

Early Learning Program

February 10, 2021

Explore the tradition of mailable art. This old practice of writing letters is back and more popular than ever.

In this live workshop we’ll learn ways to customize your mail and even make ourr own envelopes. It’s 2021, let’s up our mail game!

this workshop uses materials commonly found at home.

please have these items on hand:

  • an assortment of paper 8 1/2 x 11 or larger (this can be blank, colorful, scrap paper, etc.)
  • scissors
  • glue
  • tape
  • drawing materials
  • envelopes
  • envelop template (this will be emailed to you on Monday, February 8)*

*if you don't have a printer, simply unstick all the flaps on an envelope so it is one flat piece!


Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh believes that cost should never be a barrier to inspiring kindness, joy, creativity and curiosity.  We offer a sliding ticket price model to accommodate all learners. Please review our sliding scale model and select the amount that suits you and your family best.

  • I can pay it forward: $10.00
  • I can pay: $5.00
  • I can pay $0.00

this workshop is sold out