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Whether you are looking to build new art skills, enjoy creative time with family and friends, explore a new exhibition, or just treat yourself to a positive mental health boost, Gallery@501 hosts lively art classes for adults, youth and kids of all ages. 

Programs offered

Make art with Gallery@501 this spring and summer! Join our fun-filled summer camps for budding artists, authors and nature-lovers. Looking for adult programs? We have everything from macramé to paint nights. Programs are available for children, teens and adults of all ages and art experience levels.

Gallery@501 programs

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Art Travels (6-8Y)


Monday - Friday
July 4 - 8
1 - 4 p.m., $160


Celebrate the first week of summer with art activities, games and fun! The Gallery comes to you in this week-long half-day camp. Our instructor will bring everything you need for a fantastic week of artmaking! All supplies included.


Location: Ardrossan Recreation Complex


Register: 21602

Panting of a book

Young Author & Artist Camp (9-12Y)


Monday - Friday
July 11 - 15

9 a.m. - 4 p.m., $275

Calling all budding artists and authors! Join award-winning author Alison Hughes as she reveals her secrets to mining real life experiences and turning them into fantastic stories and artwork! Hone your writing and artmaking skills over the course of this week-long camp. Includes all supplies and a behind-the-scenes tour at the Strathcona Library. 


Location: Gallery@501


Register 21575

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Portfolio Prep
(14-17Y)


Tuesday - Friday
Aug 2 - 5

1 - 4 p.m., $144


Planning to go to art school? Get ready with Gallery@501! Make new work, select what to include in your portfolio, and talk about art, careers in the arts and more! All supplies included.


Location: Gallery@501


Register 21590

Photo of girl painting

Art Travels (6-8Y)


Monday - Friday
July 4 - 8
1 - 4 p.m., $160


Celebrate the first week of summer with art activities, games and fun! The Gallery comes to you in this week-long half-day camp. Our instructor will bring everything you need for a fantastic week of artmaking! All supplies included.


Location: Ardrossan Recreation Complex


Register: 21602

Panting of a book

Young Author & Artist Camp (9-12Y)


Monday - Friday
July 11 - 15

9 a.m. - 4 p.m., $275

Calling all budding artists and authors! Join award-winning author Alison Hughes as she reveals her secrets to mining real life experiences and turning them into fantastic stories and artwork! Hone your writing and artmaking skills over the course of this week-long camp. Includes all supplies and a behind-the-scenes tour at the Strathcona Library. 


Location: Gallery@501


Register 21575

notebook

Portfolio Prep
(14-17Y)


Tuesday - Friday
Aug 2 - 5

1 - 4 p.m., $144


Planning to go to art school? Get ready with Gallery@501! Make new work, select what to include in your portfolio, and talk about art, careers in the arts and more! All supplies included.


Location: Gallery@501


Register 21590


Know before you go

There are a few things you may want to know before taking part in Strathcona County Gallery@501 programs.

Common questions: visual arts programs

Questions?
780-410-8575
megan.klak@strathcona.ca

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Last updated: Tuesday, June 07, 2022
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