FREE to all ages 13-18 years old
Calling all teens! Join the Youth Art Initiative (YAI) for Sustain|Ability, a teen-only day of clothing swaps, upcycling workshops for on-the-spot mending and creation, guided tours of our decorative arts and design exhibition, Extraordinary Ordinary Things, at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., light refreshments, and more. Meet us in the Yellow Studio to explore ways to create an eco-friendlier community as well as learn more about YAI and FREE Teen Memberships at Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh.
This event is free and open to all teens ages 13-18.
Mending 101: How to give your clothing new life
Join us during Sustain|Ability for Mending 101, a free workshop in the Hall of Architecture where you will learn how to sew up tears, sew on a button, and fix damaged areas. Bring clothes from your own wardrobe or learn how to fix items you found at the swap! There are two workshops, one at 12:30 p.m. and one at 1:45 p.m.; both sessions will be the same—please only register for one. Space is limited in each workshop; registration is required, complete the form below to reserve your spot!
Teen Membership is generously supported by the Robert and Mary Weisbrod Foundation. Teen Membership is sponsored by First National bank.