Charcoal is a versatile material with the ability to create amazing three dimensional effects and detail. Learn how to maximize the properties of the medium, practice with the corresponding materials and create multiple unique artworks. This material is messy so wear clothes that you feel comfortable getting dirty. Please bring a black and white image for inspiration. Images will be provided for those who do not have one.
Jena Schieb has created programming for children, teens, families and adults at Pittsburgh Filmmakers/Pittsburgh Center for the Arts as Director of Studio Arts for six years. She is a teaching artist with a Master's Degree in Education, providing art education for students at every age and level in schools and community and cultural organizations like the Carnegie Museum of Art. Registration required. This is a three-part class March 9, 16 and 23. Plan to attend all sessions and register below for all sessions. Materials provided. $5.00 suggested donation per class.