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

On this page:
Become a Homeschool Organizer
Homeschool Clay Day
Homeschool Art Day
Homeschool Art Clay Day (NEW!)


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 Organizers can register groups for any of the following art programs:

  • A single 1.5 hour clay or multimedia Studio Program at a cost of $8.25 per child.
  • A single 1.5 hour Art Explorers gallery tour at a cost of $4.50 per child.
  • Homeschool Art Series–8 different art programs take place every two weeks on a specified day, at a specified time.  This series will provide tax receipts to homeschool parents and includes 6 studio art programs and 2 gallery tour programs at a cost of $58.50 per child for the entire series. Homeschool Art series is specially designed by our AGSA Program Manager to best suit the needs of the Homeschool Group attending. For more information or to become a Homeschool Organizer, please contact our Program Manager, Shannon Vance at shannonv@artsandheritage.ca or call 780-651-5735.

Join us for Homeschool Clay Day!

Homeschool clay programs take place on Tuesdays from 1:30 – 3:00 pm in the Multicraft Studio at St. Albert Place (5 St. Anne Street).
  • Upcoming fall classes: September 4, 11, 18, 25 and October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
  • New projects will be explored each week so children can learn a number of basic hand-building skills.
  • Experienced potters and clay instructors will guide children through a specially designed clay project to promote experimentation, increase skill levels, and inspire creativity!
  • Interested parents can register their children at a cost of $12 each ($10.80 for Arts and Heritage Members, $10.00 for SHINE Homeschool members)

*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 Clay Day

 

Note: If less than 10 children sign up for a specific date and time, parents will be notified via phone or email that the class must be cancelled. Fees will be refunded.

Join us for Homeschool Art Day!

Homeschool art programs take place on Tuesdays from 10:30 am–12 pm in the Multicraft Studio at St. Albert Place (5 St. Anne Street).

  • Experienced art instructors will guide children through a different art project each week to promote experimentation, increase skill levels, and inspire creativity!
  • Students will gain the ability and confidence to work with a variety of different art mediums and projects designed to increase creative problem solving skills.
  • Interested parents can register their children at a cost of $15.00 each, $13.50 each for Arts and Heritage Members, $12.00 for SHINE Homeschool members. (does not include Eventbrite fee)

*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.

2018 Fall Dates:

September 4 – Tipi Painting

 

 

 

 

September 11 – Birch Bark Basket 

 

 

 

 

 

September 18 – Animal Connections

 

 

 

 

 

September 25 – Tunisian Mosaics

 

 

 

 

October 2 – South American Worry Dolls

 

 

 

 

October 9 – Boreal Healing

 

 

 

 

 

October 16 – Needle Felted Owl

 

 

 

 

October 23 – Birch Bark Biting Inspired Prints

 

 

 

 

October 30 – Midnight Sun

 

 

 

 

 

Register for Homeschool Art Day

 

Please Note: If less than 6 children sign up for a specific date and time, parents will be notified via phone or email that the class must be cancelled. Fees will be refunded or can be exchanged for a future program date.


NEW Homeschool Art & Clay Day!

Homeschool Art & Clay day is now combined into 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 who are 5 to 13 years of age. Parents are welcome to stay and learn right along-side them!

For the months of September and October, a unique selection of Indigenous inspired art and clay programs will take place every Tuesday in the Multicraft Studio.

  • 10:30-12:00 pm – Art Program (check project listings below for further details; regular fee of $15.00)
  • 12:00-1:30 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, Musee Heritage Museum, St. Albert Grain Elevator Park or Father Lacombe Chapel)
  • 1:30-3:00 pm Clay Program  (check project listings below for further details; regular fee of $12.00)

Fee: $25 per child per day (a savings of $2!)

*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

Fall Program listings:

September 4Tipi Painting and Tipi Scene

 

 

 

 

September 11Birch Bark Basket and Iroquois Inspired Pottery 

 

 

 

 

 

September 18Animal Connections and Animal Sculpture

 

 

 

 

 

September 25 Tunisian Mosaics and Tunisian Doors

 

 

 

 

October 2South American Worry Dolls and Storytellers

 

 

 

 

October 9Boreal Healing and Alberta Rose and Pine

 

 

 

 

 

October 16Needle Felted Owl and Great Horned Owl Sculpture

 

 

 

 

October 23 – Birch Bark Biting Inspired Prints and Northwest Coastal Inspired Mask

 

 

 

 

October 30 Midnight Sun and Inuit Figure

 

 

 

 

 

Note: If less than 10 children sign up for a specific date and time, parents will be notified via phone or email that the class must be cancelled. Fees will be refunded.

Winter Art Class Registration Opens on October 24th at 10 am

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


Dancing the Earth at the AGSA art-making station

October 6 – November 10

Symbols of home and family can be found throughout Leah Dorion’s beautiful exhibit. Looking to her style and colour choices for inspiration, create your own painting of a plants, insect or animal that reminds you of the people and places that you love.

Fee: 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.