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 Art & Clay Day 2019

Homeschool Art & Clay Day is a full day of art programs for families wanting to get out of the house and be creative! 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 5 to 13 years of age and parents are encouraged to stay and learn right alongside them!

For 2019, a unique selection of art and clay programs will take place once per month on a Tuesday or Thursday in the Pottery or Multi-craft Studio at St. Albert Place. The month of June is all about famous artist inspired art projects and they will take place every Tuesday.

  • 10:30 am–12 pm: Clay Program (check project listings for further details)
  • 12–1:30 pm: Lunch Break (Pack a picnic lunch or eat at the many fabulous downtown restaurants before visiting our other Art and History locations: Art Gallery of St. Albert, Musée Héritage Museum, St. Albert Grain Elevator Park or Father Lacombe Chapel)
  • 1:30–3 pm: Art Program (check project listings for further details)

Fee: $25 per child per day (Society of Homeschool Network in Edmonton, SHiNE, members save $5 with promo code) WE NO LONGER OFFER SINGLE CLAY OR ART PROGRAM REGISTRATION

*Links on program titles under project photos are for project information only. Please use the register button on this page to register for Homeschool programs.

Register for Homeschool Art & Clay Day

December 18: Tipi Painting and Tipi Scene

 

January 24: Light Switch Plate and Charcoal Still Life

 

February 14: Heart Box and Batik Valentine

 

March 7: Tree of Life and Wire Tree Sculpture

 

April 23: Sun Dial and Oil Pastel Sunrise

 

May 21: Hanging Bee House and Paper Quilled Garden

 

June 4: Frog Cottage and Claude Monet Water Lilies (watercolour painting)

 

June 11: Stepping Stones and Vincent Van Gogh Sunflowers (acrylic painting)

 

June 18: Musical Instruments and Pablo Picasso Musicians (collage)

 

June 25: Clay Inventions and Leonardo da Vinci Landscape (pen and ink)

 

PLEASE NOTE: Parents are not to drop children off without first signing in with the instructor at least 10 minutes prior to the beginning of each program. Parents with children ages 7 or younger are asked to stay and assist their children during the program. Older students may attend without parental supervision but instructors must have emergency cell phone numbers. Parents should return for their children 15 minutes prior to the end of the program as they may finish up projects early. We will email a cancellation notice and refund your fees if less than 10 children register. REGISTRATION CLOSES 4 DAYS PRIOR TO THE PROGRAM TAKING PLACE. Please contact shannonv@artsandheritage.ca to see if more spots are available even if “sold out” or “sales ended” is posted on Eventbrite.

 

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

Registration is now open!

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 6D Perron Street


Guilded: Around the Block at the AGSA art-making station

November 15–December 29, 2018

Experiment with book binding as you craft your own unique sketch book. With a wide array of materials, you can customize your hand-made book, making it the perfect vehicle for your creations when you are out sketching “around the block.”

Cost: FREE (donations welcome)
Time: Gallery Hours


2018 Exhibition Catalogue

Download a copy of our 2018 exhibition 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.