Be inspired by Jennifer Wen Ma’s A Winter Landscape Cradling Bits of Sparkle, the 2015 Market Square Public Art Program project, and take part in a painting workshop offered by the Office of Public Art and the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership.
A Winter Landscape, on view until April 12, 2015, is a small forest in Market Square. The artwork features many varietals of trees, blooming and evolving with the welcoming of spring. Workshop participants will be given a tour of the artwork and will then create their own painting onsite. All skill levels are welcome, ages 16 and over.
The Watercolor Landscape Painting Workshop will be held on Saturday, March 28, from 10:00 until 12:00 pm, with painter, Robert Kluz.
Tickets for the painting workshop can be purchased online or by calling 412-391-2060 ext 237. All workshop materials for the project will be provided, but you can also bring your own. Workshop take place in rain, snow, or shine. In case of extreme weather, the workshop will be relocated indoors.
About Artist Robert Kluz:
Robert Kluz is a retired elementary and high school art teacher. He taught in the Ambridge Area School District, the Center Area School District, and the Quaker Valley School District from 1966 to 2000. As a trained watercolorist, he has demonstrated the medium throughout southwestern Pennsylvania.