Virtual visual arts programs
Join your favorite Strathcona County art instructors online for a creative art experience that you’ll enjoy in the comfort of your own home. Creative activities are fun, engaging, stress-relieving and boost mental health.
- Virtual Spring Break 4-day camp – Explore the myths, legends and origins of mythological creatures in this virtual camp for 8 to 12 year olds. Includes a supply kit for pick-up.
- Virtual visual arts – Family Art Discovery – single classes
- All classes are held live, virtually through Microsoft Teams. Learn more about virtual programs.
- Our instructors will demonstrate the steps in creating each project, and are happy to take questions during the class.
- See course descriptions for supplies needed. Instructors will offer ideas for optional or substitute materials/supplies where applicable.
Registered programs update
Outdoor and virtual Spring Break programs – registration on now
Find all Spring Break programs including:
- Family Interpretive Walk (3Y+), Orienteering with your cell phone (5Y+), Go Geocaching (6Y+), Outdoor Training (9-16Y)
- Virtual Visual Arts 4-day camp (8Y-12Y) with supply kit included
- Virtual Performing Arts programs – Mimes and Masks (K to Gr 6), Guess Who I am, Guess What I’m Doing (K to Gr 6) and Dance Discovery (K to Gr 6)
Register today for these programs:
In person visual arts programs are currently on hold due to the provincial restrictions in place. Check back for updates.
Strathcona County offers visual arts programming out of two locations, Gallery@501 and Smeltzer House. Visual arts includes everything from pottery, glass fusing, photography, fibre art, sewing, clay, painting, soapstone and more. Programs are designed to introduce students to new disciplines, or hone existing skills. We also offer programs for private groups and schools.
Programs have been created to meet all Alberta Health Services Guidelines to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our community.
Gallery@501 programs include:
- Adult – Make & Take Art Workshops
- 55+ Art Classes
- Children’s Art Classes
- Homeschool Art Classes
- Family Fun@501
Smeltzer House programs include: