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A protractor, compass, and pen rest on a gridden sheet with drawings of Celtic knots, fractals and multi-pointed stars

Workshop for Ages 11-14: Math Art

Youth/Teen Workshop Series for Ages 11 - 14

April 10, 2021

Create complex mathematical drawings! In each session of this live workshop we’ll try out different math-based art concepts, from tessellations (perfectly repeating shapes) and fractals (infinitely complex patterns) to Celtic knotwork and optical illusions. All levels of math and art skill are welcome!

we ship supplies after registration.

please also have these items on hand:

  • Blank Paper
  • Pencil Sharpener (recommended)
  • Coloring tools (recommended) 


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.

Register here! Registration deadline is March 27, 2021.

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