May 5: Free Comic Book Day

May 5: Free Comic Book Day

Comic books are art, and we love ’em! Free Comic Book Day happens every year and it’s so much fun. This year we’re helping out at New Dimension Comics at Century 3 mall. I know, it’s a little bit of a hike, but it’s worth it! Free comics, demos of cool games, cool costumes and more. We’ll be there making super hero buttons and comic book crafts. AAAAND we’re building a giant comic book page you can get your photo taken inside of, so bring your tough looks! They also have sales and prizes and more – Don’t miss it! New Dimension Comics – Century III 3075 Clairton Rd, Suite 940, West Mifflin, PA 15123 8:00am until...
March 24: Garden Ceramics to paint!

March 24: Garden Ceramics to paint!

OK, so the weather is unseasonably gorgeous, and we have all sorts of garden worthy ceramics to paint, from gnomes to frogs to flower pots and more! Its gardening you can start early with no fear of sneaky frost! Come paint ceramics Saturday the 24th starting at 2pm, and learn new tips and tricks to make your pieces look totally awesome and get some early color in your yard! Just $35 for the class which includes instruction on 5 new techniques (that look awesome and you may have never even heard of!), 3 bisque pieces, glaze, and firing. It’s a total deal! email littlehousebigart@gmail.com to...

t-shirt quilts

t-shirts + creativity = best snuggle blanket ever! Bring your most-loved old t-shirts (or some cool thrift-shop finds), and we’ll turn them into an awesome blanket for your bed or to curl up under on the couch. Use simple sewing, iron-ons, quilting, and other embellishing to create your new favorite...
tiny quilts

tiny quilts

This class will guide you through some simple to moderate sewing and quilting techniques to create a beautiful baby quilt, or a super comfy quilted pet bed.  Keeping the overall item size small lets us get the hang of machine quilting without an unwieldy pile of...