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Workshop for ages 11-14: Counting Stitches

Youth/Teen Workshop Series for Ages 11 - 14

March 7, 2021

Join us for this introductory Cross Stitch workshop. 

Cross Stitch is the style of embroidery that consists of counting and sewing many small x’s onto fabric to create an image or design. Cross Stitch is an ancient form of embellishment and we will be exploring it in a modern way! In this live workshop, participants will learn the basics of cross stitch and be given the tools to draft and use their own pattern. A Beginner knowledge of sewing is recommended.

we ship supplies after registration.  

Please have these items on hand: 

  • Scissors 
  • colored pencils or markers


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: $30.00
  • I can pay: $15.00
  • I can pay $0.00

registration deadline is february 22, 2021.

register here.

Teen/youth workshops are generously supported by teh Howmet Aerospace Foundation.