Art Nook at Home: Felting Kits from our Gallery Shop

The Art Gallery of St. Albert will soon resume programming to the public this summer. (information and dates are updated on our website regularly http://artgalleryofstalbert.ca). In the meantime, here’s a fun idea to keep your creative juices flowing. Consider taking home a Felting Kit from our Gallery Shop! The kit includes everything you need to […]


Art Nook at Home: Make an Image of the Canadian Flag

IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Art Gallery of St. Albert (as well as the Musée Héritage Museum and St. Albert’s Heritage Sites) will be CLOSED only on July 1 of this week. (Regular operating hours and COVID Safety Protocols are found here: http://artsandheritage.ca/about-us/facility-reopening/ ) We encourage you to enjoy celebrating Canada Day via the City of St. Albert’s virtual […]


Meet the Artist: Katherine Hutton

In this Meet the Artist, take a look inside the artistic practice of our very own Community Programs Coordinator, Katherine Hutton! A few weeks ago, a group of local high school art teachers invited us to participate in their With.Draw.All project by considering a list of questions then creating a short video to share with […]


Meet the Artist: Studio Visit with Heather Shillinglaw

The Art Gallery of St. Albert, part of the Arts and Heritage Foundation of St. Albert is committed to educating the public about Indigenous history in our community. With this, we have been recognizing National Indigenous Peoples Day (which is today), in advance this week with a series of posts. Today, Meet Heather Shillinglaw, Indigenous […]


Art Nook at Home: Wild Rose Beading with Heather Shillinglaw

This is a special week, with June 21 being National Indigenous Peoples Day. So we are bringing you a series of posts this week to mark this, as we are proud to be committed to enhancing the public’s understanding of Indigenous history. This is an Art Nook at Home project brought to you by our […]


Art Minute: naapesis (Boy with Braids)

The Arts and Heritage Foundation of St. Albert has long been committed to enhancing the public’s understanding of indigenous history. As we lead up to National Indigenous Peoples Day coming up on Sunday, June 21, here’s a look at a special Art Minute featuring emerging contemporary artist Niamh Dooley, who is currently living and working […]


Meet the Artist: Leah Louden

In this Meet the Artist, get to know our very own Rental & Sales Associate Leah Louden! Take a look inside Leah’s studio and gain insight into her artistic practice. A few weeks ago, a group of local high school art teachers invited us to participate in their With.Draw.All project by considering a list of […]


Art Nook at Home: Blind Contour Drawing with Katherine Hutton

Today’s Art Nook at Home activity is blind contour drawing! This is a fun exercise that can improve your observational drawing skills and hand-eye coordination. Blind contour drawing is an opportunity to be present and slow down the process of looking. Gather your supplies then follow along with the video for inspiration. Share photos of […]


I Spy

Today we’re bringing you a digital i-spy featuring our recently renovated historic building! Take a look at the detail images then click through the building photos to find each feature. We hope to see you again very soon! Stay tuned for updates on our reopening. This i-spy has been brought to you by Alison Prsa, […]


Art Nook at Home: Create and Colour the Art Gallery of St. Albert

In today’s Art Nook at Home we’ve created a colouring page featuring our beautiful historic building! Colour it in your own style or create a masterpiece inspired by Pointillism, Canadian Impressionism, Fauvism or Constructivism. Once complete, share your photos with us in the comments section or by tagging Art Gallery of St. Albert This Art […]