Upcoming Events at Sweetwater

Introducing 3rd Thursdays at Sweetwater!

Celebrating fine and performing arts in our region, Sweetwater will be hosting a new annual Third Thursday series this year, beginning in January. Each month, we will feature artists of all genres and offer a variety of educational and enriching experiences. Our goal with this series is to continue to engage with community members and create inclusive, meaningful, and inspiring experiences in the fine and performing arts. We can’t wait to see you each Third Thursday this year!

Throwdown Showdown II

April 18, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Throwdown Showdown II Thursday, April 18, 7:00-9:00pm Back by popular demand, Sweetwater’s ultimate thrown pottery competition will challenge selected artists to show off their skills on the wheel. Potters will compete to create the tallest, thinnest, widest pots, etc. Don’t …


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April Artist Guild Meeting

April 29, 2019
7:00pm
Free Event!

Join us for this month’s Artist Guild meeting with Pittsburgh mosaic artist, Debbie Maier Jacknin. Artist Bio Debbie is a mosaic glass artist currently living and working in Pittsburgh, Pa. Her artwork combines her passion for social issues and inspirational …


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Necklace by Olga Mihaylova

SpringLUXE

May 2, 2019
11:00am - 9:00pm
Free Event!

Support Sweetwater Center for the Arts this Spring and shop finely crafted artisan jewelry at SpringLUXE. The four-day pop-up boutique will take place at our new location, Studio419, and will feature handcrafted jewelry of all styles and price points. With …


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Earrings by Huffalo Jewelry

SpringLUXE

May 3, 2019
11:00am - 9:00pm
Free Event!

Support Sweetwater Center for the Arts this Spring and shop finely crafted artisan jewelry at SpringLUXE. The four-day pop-up boutique will take place at our new location, Studio419, and will feature handcrafted jewelry of all styles and price points. With …


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Spring Gallery Walk

May 3, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Free Event!

Join Sweetwater Center for the Arts and local Sewickley galleries and businesses for a fantastic evening celebrating art and creativity! The Spring Gallery Walk will feature artist receptions and exhibitions showcasing work from local, regional, and national artists. Statement Pieces, …


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Earrings by Adene Jewelry Designs

Spring LUXE

May 4, 2019
11:00am - 9:00pm,
Free Event!

Support Sweetwater Center for the Arts this Spring and shop finely crafted artisan jewelry at SpringLUXE. The four-day pop-up boutique will take place at our new location, Studio419, and will feature handcrafted jewelry of all styles and price points. With …


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Ring by Megan Gillis

Spring LUXE

May 5, 2019
11:00am - 5:00pm
Free Event!

Support Sweetwater Center for the Arts this Spring and shop finely crafted artisan jewelry at SpringLUXE. The four-day pop-up boutique will take place at our new location, Studio419, and will feature handcrafted jewelry of all styles and price points. With …


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Making Ends Meet by Christine Swann

Studying the Portrait: Art Lecture with Christine Swann

May 16, 2019
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Free Event!

Watch and learn from master portrait artist, Christine Swann as she paints a portrait with a live model. Hear her speak about the planes of the head, lighting, and elements to keep in mind to best reproduce and likeness. Christine …


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A GIFT FOR THE ARTS. DONATE TODAY.

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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