Abington Art Center is a community center focused on music, drawing, painting, oil, ceramics, metals, sewing, embroidery, pottery, and jewelry classes. It is an outdoor free concert venue, with theater, dance, jazz, and live music on stage. You can buy gifts, crafts, bracelets, necklaces, and rings at the unique holiday fair.

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Workshops 

ALL WORKSHOPS ARE IN-PERSON

Supplies

Please check the supply list for the class. Abington Art Center does not provide supplies for adult classes. If there is no supply list, your teacher will go over supplies on the first day of class.

QUESTIONS?

Call us: 215-887-4882 ext 100Email us: studioschool@abingtonartcenter.org

AAC MEMBER DISCOUNT

Members receive 10% off of all classes & workshops. If you are are current member, please use the email associated with your membership to login using the portal below.

If you became a member within the past few days, our system might not recognize your membership status.

If our system does not recognize you as a member or if you are unsure of your current membership status, give us a call at 215-887-4882

Registration Deadlines

Registration closes when a class fills or the day before the class begins.

CLASS POLICIES

Before signing up for an in-person class, please read our  Registration and Refund Policy Page

Age Restrictions – 16+

Students who are age 16 and older are eligible to register for adult workshops. Ages 15 and younger must register for a youth workshops.

Summer Workshops

jewelry

Ring Making | 3-Week Workshop | Mat Citrenbaum
Thursdays 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Session I: June 16, 23, 30
Session II: July 7, 14, 21

Learn the techniques that transform metal, stone or other materials into jewelry. We will teach you how to solder safely while doing metal work. There are always new skills to support creative ideas that improve your jewelry and metalwork.

$125 Non-Member | $112.50 Member


India Ink Dying Workshop |  Vivien Wise
Session I: July 16th
Session II: August 20th

Description Coming Soon

Plein Air on Location | Megan Giampietro
Monday-Friday 9:00am – 12:00pm
Session I: July 18th – July 22nd
Session II: August 1st – August 5th

The Plein Aire Landscape on Location class encourages artists to get back into nature and landscape study. Mornings will be spent painting or drawing at different outdoor locations* that provide lovely views for the creation of beautiful works of art. Emphasis will be on improving technical skills while working from scenes in nature, whether rolling landscape vistas or natural found objects. Each day the class will be a different location to get back in touch with nature and creative viewpoints. Artists in the course may work in a medium of their own choosing such as oils, watercolors or drawing materials.

*Alternate arrangements will be made if it rains

$200 Non-Member | $180 Member


Spring Workshops

Sewing for Kids Workshop, Ages 12-15 |  Vivien Wise
Tuesdays 4:30pm-6:00pm
April 5, 12, 19, 26 May 3, 10

In this hand sewing workshop, we will learn all the basics of hand sewing to create both 2D and 3D objects, from design and pattern making to embellishing. Students will have the chance to use their own interests and imagination to make unique creations all their own.

$135.00 Non-Member | 121.50 Member

Fabric Tye-Dyeing |  Vivien Wise
Tuesdays 6:30pm-9:30pmApril 5, 12, 19, 26 May 3, 10

Learn the basics of getting color onto fabric, and then some! We will learn what chemicals you need for dyeing, how the process works, and what techniques can be used to manipulate the fabric and colors to get a wide variety of outcomes. Each class will focus on a different technique, with time to continue experimenting as we go.

$270 Non-Member | $243 Member


Registration Portal

Returning Students

Log in with your email, choose a session, Add to Order, and select the person you wish to register before checking out or adding additional classes.

New Students

Click Login and create an account for yourself. If you are registering a child or someone else, click Add to Order, fill out the form with your registrants’s information under “Add New Registrant,” and click “Create Registrant.” Select the person you wish to register before checking out or adding additional classes.

Please Note: The Registration Portal shows all classes available currently at AAC, including Youth classes. If you do not see a description for a class on this webpage, it is most likely a YOUTH CLASS or SUMMER CAMP.

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