The artist, Memphis George, sits with three boys at a table showing them a step in the process of jewelry making.

Workshop Artist: Memphis George

Artist Memphis George worked was invited by Arts Excursions Unlimited to work with the Hazelwood community from November 2016 to April 2017.

Watch an interview with the artist about her time in Hazelwood.

Community members were invited to workshops with George to create jewelry and other creative wearables.

An image of a necklace made by a Hazelwood resident.
A piece of jewelry by a Hazelwood resident. Photo by Dasawn Gray.
Watch a video from the artist of highlights from the months long residency.

The project culminated in a runway show at the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust’s Gallery Crawl called “Art-to-Wear from the Heart of Hazelwood.”