Art Gallery of St. Albert provides hands-on, curriculum-based visual arts programming for Homeschool students.


Become a Homeschool Organizer!

A Homeschool Organizer is a homeschool parent who:photo-5_2

  • can gather 16 to 20 homeschool students (ages 5–12) in order to attend art programs as a group.  Specific groups of younger or older students can be accommodated.
  • agrees to be billed directly by Arts and Heritage St. Albert and is responsible for collecting program fees from all homeschool parents in their established group.
  • chooses suitable dates and program times for specific studio art programs or gallery tours that all other parents and children can attend
  • is the main contact for relaying information between the Program Registrar, Program Manager and participating parents and students.

Homeschool Exploring Art Days – January to June 

Homeschool Exploring Art days take place at the Art Gallery of St. Albert every second Tuesday from January 14 to June 16. Art Gallery of St. Albert provides educational art programs instructed by professional art instructors right in the heart of downtown St. Albert. Our not for profit art programs are perfectly designed for children who are 5 to 13 years of age. Programs are 1.5 hours in length and parents are welcome to stay and learn right along with us! 

Tour & Art: Through interactive tours and hands-on art activities, students will engage with the arts in a way that develops their curiosity and knowledge. Students learn about the cultural, historical, and social contexts of artworks on display while exploring themes of Spaces and Places, Materials and Process, and Art and Society.  

Dates: January 14, 28, February 25, March 10, 24, April 7, 21, May 5, 19, June 2, 16 

Time: 1:30-3pm 

Location: Art Gallery of St Albert, 19 Perron St 

Cost: $10.50 per child (SHINE members save $2!) 

Register

In February and March, experience our unique programming with Heather Shillinglaw, Indigenous Visual Art Programmer, during the exhibit Nintawin. Additional times on Tuesdays, and select Wednesdays available – contact registration at 780-459-1163. 


PLEASE NOTE: Parents with children under 6 years of age and without older siblings, are asked to stay and assist their children during these programs. Older students can attend without parental supervision but instructors must be provided with emergency cell numbers. Parents are not to drop off children without first checking in with the instructor prior to the beginning of each program. If less than 10 children register for this program, a cancellation notice with be emailed on the Friday prior and your fees will be refunded.

NOTE: REGISTRATION CLOSES 2 DAYS PRIOR TO PROGRAM TAKING PLACE. Contact shannonv@artsandheritage.ca to see if more spots are available even if “sales ended” appears.

 

“Your class is a favorite… It has inspired not only a love of clay (hand&pottery) but storytelling and connection…” – Samantha, Homeschool parent

Offering art classes throughout the year, AGSA provides opportunities for children, youth, and adults to get creative in professional art studios. With many returning favourites and a few exciting new programs – don’t forget to secure your spot early.

Register online, by phone 780-460-4310, or in person at 19 Perron Street


This month: Text and Image

With inspiration from the exhibition Haven, draw, cut, paste and collage to generate a message with words and images. Take your work home with you or post it up in the Art Nook to share with other visitors. All materials provided.

Date: December 5, 2019– January 25, 2020, during Gallery hours
Cost: Free (donations welcome)


2020 Catalogue

Download a copy of our 2020 catalogue and discover what’s to come at Musée Héritage Museum and Art Gallery of St. Albert!


Rental and Sales Gallery

Artwork enriches how people experience the world. Add inspiration to your home, office or business with Art Gallery of St. Albert’s Rental & Sales program! Visit the Rental and Sales Gallery section of our website or call 780-460-4310 for more information.