February 5, 2023

Poetry Writing: Hybrid Forms Workshop

Online Event

This online workshop, led by Eliot White, will invite participants to produce poetic works outside of the bounds of genre categories. Exploring hybrid forms will involve crossing and blending forms into new, pliable, more fertile ones capable of capturing the liminality (in-betweenness) of contemporary life and art. This workshop will include generative prompts, discussions of […]

$35.00

Watercolor Exploration Workshop

Online Event

In this online watercolor workshop led by Justin Phillips, we will go over the basics of watercolor materials, techniques, composition, and color theory. We will focus our energy into creating a still life watercolor from observation. This is designed to be a good refresher, an introduction to the medium, and a way to “try-it” if […]

$20.00

Collage: Techniques & Possibilities Workshop

Online Event

This online workshop, led by Justin Phillips, will be part art history lecture and part creating art. We will begin by taking a brief survey into the history of collage and explore its use as a tool for idea-building and as an art form. We will then dive into a few different collage exercises that […]

$20.00

Abstract Drawing Workshop

Online Event

This online workshop, taught by Justin Phillips, will be part art history lecture and part creating art. We will begin by taking a brief survey into the history of abstract drawing and explore its uses as a tool for idea-building and as an art form. We will then dive into a few different abstract drawing […]

$20.00

Mural Exhibition: Creativity Belongs to the People

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design 204 North Prince Street, Lancaster, PA

During the Center for Creative Exploration Urban and Public Art class for students in grades 7-9, we explored the basics of creating dynamic mural designs and different applications. We went over the work of well-known muralists and graffiti artists and drew inspiration from their work. Students designed, illustrated and participated in a group mural design […]

Recurring

Art Recess

Lancaster City Welcome Center 38 Penn Square, Lancaster, PA

Kids get recess. So should you. Fuel your imagination and creativity and tend to your emotional well-being. Join the Center for Creative Exploration at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design over lunch for art making, creative breaks, and play that’s just for grown-ups. • Bring your lunch! • Make some art! • Make a friend! […]

Art Alley: Summer Bugs and Blooms with Demuth Foundation and PCA&D’s Center for Creative Exploration

Lancaster Visitors Center 38 Penn Square, Lancaster, PA

Join PCA&D's Center for Creative Exploration and the Demuth Foundation in the second installation of Art Alley! Art activities will focus on summer bugs and blooms. Come with your imagination and leave with some colorful crafts to liven up your home! Activities are free and open to the public. All ages are welcome.

Free
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Art Recess

Lancaster City Welcome Center 38 Penn Square, Lancaster, PA

Kids get recess. So should you. Fuel your imagination and creativity and tend to your emotional well-being. Join the Center for Creative Exploration at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design over lunch for art making, creative breaks, and play that’s just for grown-ups. • Bring your lunch! • Make some art! • Make a friend! […]

PCA&D Plant Paintings: Grades 1-4 Exhibition at Gallery Grow

Gallery Grow Plant Bar 150 North Prince Street, Lancaster, PA

In this one day workshop taught by instructor Lisa Wilson, students in grades 1-4 took a field trip to visit our friends at Gallery Grow to learn about some of their special plant specimens. Students were able to adopt a plant friend of choice to take back to our studio to use as their inspiration. […]

First Friday Art Alley

Lancaster City Welcome Center 38 Penn Square, Lancaster, PA

Join the Center for Creative (CCE) at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, the Demuth Foundation, and Creative Works Lancaster this August First Friday in Art Alley to make amazing creations inspired by local artists! Friends from CCE at PCA&D and the Demuth Foundation are bringing inspiration to you from the Demuth Foundation permanent collection. […]

Art Alley

Lancaster Visitors Center 38 Penn Square, Lancaster, PA

Artful fun for the whole family! Join the City of Lancaster and the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design for Art Alley! Penn Square will transform into a community art market with local artists displaying their work, and live music!

Free

First Friday – Art Alley

Lancaster Visitors Center 38 Penn Square, Lancaster, PA

Artful fun for the whole family! Join the City of Lancaster and the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design for Art Alley! Penn Square will transform into a community art market with local artists displaying their work, and live music!

Free
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Art Recess

Lancaster City Welcome Center 38 Penn Square, Lancaster, PA

Kids get recess. So should you. Fuel your imagination and creativity and tend to your emotional well-being. Join the Center for Creative Exploration at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design over lunch for art making, creative breaks, and play that’s just for grown-ups. • Bring your lunch! • Make some art! • Make a friend! […]

Holiday Extravaganza

Lancaster City Welcome Center 38 Penn Square, Lancaster, PA

On December 8th, Lancaster City’s Welcome Center will partner with Lancaster Recreation Commission, the Center for Creative Exploration at Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Demuth Foundation, and more to host a Holiday Extravaganza at the Lancaster City Welcome Center. The evening will include a free screening of the holiday classic How the Grinch Stole […]

Free

Art Recess for Adults

Lancaster City Welcome Center 38 Penn Square, Lancaster, PA

Kids get recess. So should you. Fuel your imagination and creativity and tend to your emotional well-being. Join the Center for Creative Exploration at Pennsylvania College of Art & Design (pcad.edu/cce) over lunch for art making, creative breaks, and play that’s just for grown-ups. • Bring your lunch! • Make some art! • Make a […]