Your project, your pace.

Our new Open Labs and Scheduled Access programs begin July 1, 2019. We can help with your darkroom photography, metalsmithing, printmaking, life drawing, and digital media projects!

Tackle your own projects with Guidance

Open Lab Sessions

Each month, ahha Tulsa offers regularly scheduled Open Lab sessions in the following disciplines:

  • Figure Drawing (Every 1st Sunday, 2:00–5:00 PM)
  • Printmaking (Every 2nd Sunday, 1:00–6:00 PM)
  • Darkroom Photography (Every 3rd Sunday, 1:00–6:00 PM)
  • Metalsmithing (Every 4th Sunday, 1:00–6:00 PM)

During scheduled Open Lab sessions at ahha, an Open Lab Supervisor will provide insight and assistance for your self-directed projects. All equipment and some materials (such as photo chemicals or etching acid) are included in the $25 registration fee. Paper and other consumable supples are available for purchase, or you may bring your own. Please email labs@ahhatulsa.org with questions. 

Click here to learn more about available equipment in each Creative Lab.

Advance registration is required—no refunds except in the event of Open Labs cancellation. 

Ahha members at the Designer Level and above may reserve their FREE spot in any Open Lab session by emailing labs@ahhatulsa.org. A Creative Lab Supervisor will respond to your request within 3 business days. 

CREATIVE lab access for expert users

Scheduled Access

Scheduled access to ahha’s Creative Labs is available to knowledgeable users during most public hours (outside of scheduled classes and camps) with advance registration. Users are required to complete a knowledge and safety assessment and  interview prior to taking advantage of scheduled access times. 

Available labs include:

  • Darkroom
  • Digital Media Lab
  • Lighting Studio
  • Metals Lab
  • Printmaking Lab 

Printing in the Digital Media Lab requires the presence of a Creative Lab Supervisor. Currently printing is available to be scheduled for $10/hr on Thursday evenings from 4:00-9:00. You may also schedule a printing session at other times for $20/hr (to cover the cost of a Creative Lab Supervisor outside of regularly scheduled hours).  

Printing Fees are $3.00 per square foot for ink (with a $12 minimum per print). Paper is $1.00 per linear foot for 24″ paper and $2 per linear foot for 44″ paper. If you have questions about printing please email labs@ahhatulsa.org. 

To see a full list of Creative Lab equipment, please click here

Scheduled access to Open Labs begins at $10/hr. Nonrefundable payment is required upon registration.

To request scheduled access, please complete the form below. An ahha staff person will contact you within three business days of your request