Gallery@501 Art Classes

Facility closures and program cancellations

Recreation facilities remain CLOSED until further notice. Please note that all Strathcona County summer camps and programs have been cancelled.

The format of County summer camps and programs does not meet Alberta Health’s COVID-19 prevention guidelines due to:

  • physical distancing requirements
  • participant ratios
  • access to facilities

Refunds will be automatically processed starting May 20 for individuals who registered online using their credit card. Individuals who registered in person at a facility or over the phone can call 780-467-2211 to coordinate their refund.

Visit Strathcona County’s COVID-19 page often for updates.

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Gallery@501 offers art classes for all ages and ability levels. Try something new or develop your skills further by letting our expert instructors guide you through different ways of making art

Adult Art Workshops – Beginner
These popular workshops offer the chance to sample art materials in a “try-it” style workshop, in a comfortable and welcoming environment. The focus is on exploring materials, learning about process, and working with basic steps for beginner level artists. Projects have been simplified to fit for beginners and the time available. No experience is needed. All supplies included.

Artist Series Classes – Adult
Find new inspiration in these classes led by professional artists and educators. Learn techniques and tips, use quality tools and supplies, and discover the joy of the process and the end product. These multi-week classes teach skills that will be built upon in future programs, including immersive retreat workshops starting in Fall 2018.

The Art Lovers Book Club – Adult
Awaken your creativity as you travel across the globe and through time with literature and art! Spend the first hour discussing a novel with Library staff, then head to the Gallery@501 studio to create your own artwork based on the novel. No experience needed. All supplies included.

55+ Art Specials
These workshops offer you a chance to learn some very basic skills in a fun and inspiring environment. Visit with a friend or just enjoy a relaxing time to yourself. Each class includes a gallery tour and a hands on studio project with all supplies included. No experience needed.


Children’s Art Programs & Workshops
Gallery@501 presents fun filled programs for young artists, in a supportive and engaging environment. With time to explore process and create unique projects, children will expand their imagination to discover their artistic talents.

Family Fun @ 501
These workshops offer learning adventures and discoveries in art! Children and adults register and participate together to create artwork and lasting memories. At only $6.00 per person (all supplies included), it is a great way to get creative with your children! These workshops are also great for grandparents and caregivers of children.


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Last updated: Friday, March 13, 2020
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