August 16 at 11:00 AM
Fillins, King, Fat Caps, Pieces. Learn about these graffiti terms and more during a special Carrie Blast Furnaces Urban Art Tour and Graffiti Workshop.
Learn about the underground culture of graffiti, its history and how it continues to evolve today as an art form. Led by Shane Pilster of 82 Concepts, the tours will walk you through the entire site, highlighting works while encouraging open discussion about graffiti as a whole. The workshops give our guests a hands on experience with design, letter form, specific techniques, and painting with aerosol. Download the flyer.
Take a look at photos from a previous workshop on our multimedia page.
Urban Art Tour and Graffiti Workshop Dates
May 17, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.
June 21, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.
July 19, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.
August 16, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.
September 20, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.
October 18, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.
Allow 3 hours. Recommended for ages 8+
A limited number of tickets are available.
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Participants should dress appropriately for the weather as most of the tour is outdoors. Heels and/or open-toed shoes are not permitted.
Please note that the Carrie Furnaces are part of a formerly abandoned industrial site. At this time the site is not wheelchair accessible.
Directions to the Carrie Furnace site can be found here.