Adult Art Night Returns!

Last spring the following question was posed to Picture Lab:  “Why are kids having all the fun?”  This prompted us to produce our first “Adult Art Night”, a ticketed fundraising event that gave participants an opportunity to learn about one of our 2018-19 artists, Ruth Fluno, create a Fluno-inspired art project, and support the work […]

Carnegie Picture Show; Saturday, March 23rd!

Join us March 23rd from 10am-1pm at the Walla Walla Public Library! We have been collecting student art from the last few months and will have it on display, along with three engaging art experiences for families. Come view Romare Bearden inspired neighborhood collages, character creations celebrating Ruth Fluno, and 3-dimensional Kusama sculptures!

Explore, Discover, Create with Carnegie Picture Lab!

Join us February 2nd at the Walla Walla Public Library, and dive into the world of shadow puppetry! The presentation starts at 10:15am followed by art making and performing opportunities until 1pm. Come learn about the history and significance of this performance art tradition in Eastern cultures. Create your own shadow puppets from templates or […]

Carnegie Picture Lab hires first Executive Director!

Carnegie Picture Lab, a nonprofit organization that provides free classroom arts education to K-5 students in the Walla Walla Valley, is pleased to announce the hiring of its first Executive Director, Susan Greene. “We are thrilled to have Susan join our organization,” said Tiffany Jenes, Board President. “She is a great fit for Carnegie Picture […]

Executive Director Position Available

Passionate about visual arts education for children? Carnegie Picture Lab is seeking a a dynamic and experienced Executive Director to advance the mission and agenda of our organization. Picture Lab is committed to nourishing creativity by supporting and enhancing art education for elementary school children in the Walla Walla Valley. We maintain a partnership with schools, educators, […]

Volunteer Training Workshops!

Mark your calendar for our upcoming Volunteer Trainings! School is just around the corner and Picture Lab is gearing up for another amazing year of teaching art to the students in the Walla Walla Valley. Come learn about this year’s artists and create your own inspired artwork. Bring a friend and help us continue growing […]

Registration for Paint Walla Walla is open!

September 10-11 & September 17-18, 2018 En plein air workshop & fundraising exhibition PaintWalla Walla, hosted by Carnegie Picture Lab, is an annual event inspired by nonagenarian artist Margaret Walters. Now celebrating it’s sixth year, the workshop offers artists the opportunity to paint or draw at four scenic locations near Walla Walla. Your $25 fee supports the registration […]

Introducing a summer art workshop for kids!

Join Picture Lab for two days of painting and drawing – outside. This June 25 & 26th, from 9 AM to 1 PM kids 5-12 will learn oil pastel and watercolor skills in the mornings at the studio and then walk to the Whitman College campus to create ‘en plain air’ (outside, for those who […]

Take our Parent/Guardian Survey (please!)

Are you a parent or guardian to an elementary school student who receives our programming? Great! Can you please take a moment to complete a short survey here: Thank you so much!

Bonnie Griffith’s Pastel Bootcamp

Grab your pastels and work en plein air! Held Tuesday, May 29 from 9 AM to 4 PM at the Carnegie Picture Lab studio at 515 E. Main Street in downtown Walla Walla. This adult workshop focuses on the pastel approach to plein air painting, thumbnail sketches (value studies), composition, light and technique; with a […]

Carnegie Picture Lab is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that focuses on art eduction in Walla Walla valley schools. Read more about CPL here .