An inuksuk (ee-nook-sook) is a stone landmark that guides travelers.

Traditionally, Inuit people in the Arctic built them where the landscape had few distinguishing features. Students shape clay to build a standing structure.

Complements of The Inuit program at the Museum.

What People are Saying about Inuksuk

“Welcoming staff that understands how to communicate with young students. Good instructional pacing and demonstration.” – teacher from Ronald Harvey Elementary

We’re a non-profit organization, and program fees help cover the cost of instruction, supplies and equipment.

  • We charge a minimum class fee based on 16 students
  • $8.75 per student (minimum class fee of $140)


We’ll send an invoice to your school within one month—please don’t bring your payment to the workshop.

Please make cheques payable to Arts and Heritage St. Albert. Include invoice numbers and mail to:
Arts and Heritage St. Albert
Suite #200, 20 Perron Street
St. Albert, AB T8N 1E4

For account inquiries, contact us at 780-459-1163 or

Information and Policies

Total Time

1.5 hours


Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

Curriculum Link

Art, Creative Expression, Clay Program, Cultural, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Social Studies


Visual Arts Studios, St. Albert Place