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February 11, 2011

Ortner Roberts Trio
Join us for an evening of jazz, refreshments and hors d'oeuvres at Sweetwater Center for the Arts.

June 3, 2011

Pittsburgh Tattoo Works II
This exhibition will feature new and innovative artwork from local tattoo artists

June 3, 2011

Sweetwater's Summer Music Series
Stroll through the Village on Friday nights this summer to enjoy live entertainment in the center of town!

June 3, 2011

Creative Summer Experience
Each day is a new adventure as we experiment with a wide array of art media and techniques, athletics and other fun activities

June 3, 2011

Gourmet Cupcakes
With designer cupcake boutiques taking over the country, come find out what all the fuss is about

June 15, 2011

Seen and Unseen: Paterns of Light
This exhibit of oils and pastels by Judy Mattei will display light as it falls on form...the landscape, the figure and other objects

June 15, 2011

Farmers' Market Desserts
Come celebrate the arrival of summer with simple dessert preparations that take advantage of the season's freshest fruits

June 15, 2011

Landscape Painting
Escape into the Landscape

June 15, 2011

The Beginnings of Body Art: A Short History on Tattoo Culture
Join independent curator Ingrid LaFleur as she explores the historical uses of tattooing and its development in the US

June 15, 2011

Melodia Musical Theater Workshop
This intensive summer camp experience will introduce campers to creative dramatics, scene study, dance and basic vocal techniques in an age-appropriate way

May 12, 2011

True Colors at Gallery -30-
An exhibition featuring a collection of recent pastel paintings by Colleen M. Sherts

May 2, 2011

Flowers in Watercolor Workshop
Celebrate the beauty of the spring season in this watercolor workshop focusing on flowers

May 25, 2011

Summer camps and classes enrolling now at Sweetwater Center for the Arts!
Join us at Sweetwater Center for the Arts for a summer of fun for kids and teens

April 2, 2011

Art Blooms
The Village Garden Club of Sewickley will hold an unjudged, in-club flower show at Sweetwater.

April 15, 2011

Art Collecting 101
Prominent art collectors and professionals in the Pittsburgh area will share the basics of collecting contemporary art

April 7, 2011

May is Youth Art Month at Sweetwater Center for the Arts
Exhibitions for the community to enjoy the impressive talent of students from local school

April 15, 2011

Sweetwater Ceramic Sale
Don't miss this one-day sale of ceramic pottery, tile and sculpture

April 12, 2011

Live Animal Art Workshop: Animals of the Night
Sweetwater is partnering with the Animal Rescue League of Pennsylvania's Wildlife Center in this exciting workshop for kids

April 15, 2011

Flowers in Watercolor Workshop
The instructor will demonstrate several techniques used to paint flowers

April 15, 2011

Painting with Water Based Oil Paints Workshop
If you are an oil painter who would like to translate your techniques into a "safe" medium, or someone who would simply enjoy learning painting techniques in a new media, this class is for you

April 15, 2011

Enjoy a day in the kitchen with your child and brush up on a few cooking fundamentals while making and eating fresh pasta dough and hand formed ravioli, traditional cheese filling and tomato-basil sauce with Chef Olga Watkins

March 5, 2011

Sweetwater Open House & Student / Instructor Exhibition Closing
Sweetwater opens its doors to showcase its programs, students, and teachers

March 26, 2011

REMNANTS Revisited
This exhibition is an encore presentation of selected pieces from Joyce Werwie Perry's solo exhibition

March 31, 2011

Ballet for Adults
A beginning ballet class for adults that is a fun workout that will stretch, tone and strengthen your body.

March 5, 2011

Beading Buddies
This relaxing workshop will teach you to bead with beautiful beads from around the world

March 15, 2011

Color Theory Workshop
In this work shop you will learn color mixing with oils/acrylics referencing the color wheel and will study neutral greys achieved with gradations in numerous complementary color bands

March 27, 2011

In My Mother's Kitchen
Sharing time together in the kitchen fosters great memories, laughter and is the perfect quiet time

March 15, 2011

Live Animal Art Workshop: Cold Blooded Creatures
The special guests in this workshop will include turtles and snakes

March 23, 2011

Pies & Tarts Workshop
The course will cover all-American pies, French-style tarts, and bite-size hors d'oeuvres

March 26, 2011

Spring Bead-a-thon
Mothers and daughters, aunts and nieces, grandmas and granddaughters, sisters and friends... this fun-filled class is for you

March 31, 2011

Wine Tasting Workshop at Sweetwater
Sweetwater is teaming up with the Naked Grape to offer this exciting new wine tasting class

February 24, 2011

Birthpangs of the Modern World
Dr. Gretchen Bender will host a lecture about the centennial turn of 1800

February 17, 2011

The Art of Bread Making
Learn the secret to creating beautiful (and delicious) loaves of bread to impress your family and friends

February 17, 2011

Collage and Assemblage Art
Investigate the art of collage and its history through various forms and materials.

January 24, 2011

Go Black & Gold Workshop
Art and Sports Collide in this workshop for kids ages 6 - 10

January 8, 2011

Dance into shape
Love to dance? Come groove at Sweetwater this winter with three entertaining dance classes

January 25, 2011

Decadent Chocolate Desserts
Taste and learn about different types of chocolate, then use them to make creamy mousse, a ganache-coverd cake, a luscious tart and more

January 7, 2011

Sweetwater is sponsoring two open studio sessions in support of an "Empty Bowls" fundraising event, hosted by Just Harvest, a local organization that works toward the elimination of hunger and poverty.

January 23, 2011

Group Piano Lessons for Adults
If you have ever wished you had learned to play the piano as a child or ever wished your mother had not let you quit, then Sweetwater Center for the Arts has the perfect class for you

January 18, 2011

Soup's on at Sweetwater!
In this workshop Chef Claudio Masci will bring his 30 years of experience to conduct a most delectable class

November 8, 2010

Art Exhibiton
Tara Zalewsky-Nease new exhibiton at Gallery 30

December 6, 2010

Clearview Federal Credit Union Sweet Jazz Music Series
Clearview Federal Credit Union Sweet Jazz Music Series at Sweetwater Features Live Jazz Every Friday in February

December 7, 2010

Who, Me?

February 28, 2013

Mericka McCabe earns Gold Award
Mericka McCabe earns Gold Award at Sweetwater Center for the Arts!

Sweetwater in the News

November 18, 2009

Holiday mART in the Post-Gazette
Holiday mART Write up in the Post-Gazette!