Camps for Grades 6 - 8
Have some fun and learn new skills this summer exploring topics such as metalworking, rug making, costuming and woodworking!
Camps are for youth in Grades 6 – 8, ages 11 – 13.
The camp day is 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.
Camp space is limited – find the week of your choosing below and register at the link.
Scholarships for Metalworking Camps
Scholarships are available for two metalworking camps for Grades 6 – 8 camps for Pittsburgh Public School students through the generous support of the Arconic Foundation. Those two camps are:
Metal Sculpture – June 20-23
Intro to Metals – July 17-21
Apply for this scholarship by clicking on the link below and completing the form. If we are able to offer your child a scholarship, you will receive an email with registration instructions. You must confirm the spot within 5 business days of notification.
Design, plan and fabricate large- and small-scale metal sculptures using hot and cold connections, color and hammer forming. Presented by the Arconic Foundation.
Learn bookmaking as you experiment with different materials and binding techniques to create unique books and fill the pages with your creativity.
Learn how costume design and makeup techniques can transform you and the world around you to bring fantastic characters and stories to life.
Intro to Metals
Explore metalworking through tools and techniques such as electro etching, sawing, enameling and soldering. Presented by the Arconic Foundation.
Use real tools and learn new skills as you design and fabricate wood projects that play with different forms and functions.
July 31-August 4
Explore environmental design, gardens and art processes using natural materials as we get outside and get creative.
Explore the work of different artists and create your own mixed media pieces using a wide variety of art techniques.
Explore the latest trends in rug making, where art and technology meet to create beautiful things.