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Student/Instructor Exhibition

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Thrown and Altered CS02

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Sweetwater launches “Advocates for Art” 2017 Campaign

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Sweet Jazz Presents: Cliff Barnes Trio

Upcoming Winter 2018 Classes & Workshops

Join us for a winter full of fun & creativity!

Featured Sweetwater Artists

Jenna Vanden Brink

Jenna Vanden Brink Ceramics offers handmade, functional ceramic wares and wearables. Made from start to finish in Pittsburgh, PA, each piece is designed and created to bring joy to the user. Jenna Vanden Brink grew up in Detroit, MI in a family that valued art and community. After graduating from Calvin College with a BA in studio arts and English, she ventured to Pittsburgh, PA with a group of friends to live and work together. In Pittsburgh, she works full time as a ceramic artist and teacher. Her studio is located at 1104 N. Canal Street in Sharpsburg. She lives in the Highland Park neighborhood of Pittsburgh with her husband, baby daughter, and dog in their labor-of-love 1905 Victorian home.

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2017 Summer Art Camps


When you or a family member is looking to take an art class, view an exhibition, or attend a cultural event, where do you turn? If you're like most in our community, you go to Sweetwater Center for the Arts.

$1,000 provides enough materials to fund a semester-long community outreach program.
$500 allows two senior citizens to take an oil painting class.
$250 provides enough clay for every student in an 8-week ceramics class.
$200 will send a child to summer camp for a week.
$100 provides the food for a culinary workshop.
$50 provides materials for two weeks of painting camps.

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