After School Programs

Art Works! is a year-round, after school visual arts program that runs in trimesters (each course is 10 weeks long), and supports 48 children weekly (up to 24 per class) during two, two-hour long studio sessions. Dedicated to providing high quality arts instruction for children and teens, Art Works! employs professional artists as instructors, and offers projects in new media each season to allow for continuous skill development.

Through a combination of demo-based instruction and hands on learning, students receive training in a variety of two and three-dimensional art activities, including: clay/potter’s wheel, drawing, painting, glass, fibre-art and mixed media.

As a result of Art Works! programming, children and youth are given the opportunity, both within the studio and before and after class, to have a snack, practice a skill, and connect with other children or youth from around the city who are interested in spending their after school time in creative and positive ways.

Schedule & Cost

In-Definite Arts presents three Art Works! sessions per year for children ages 6 and up. We currently do not offer summer programs, and are closed for three weeks at the end of December.

Winter Session: January – March, annually
Spring Session: April – June, annually
Fall Session: September – December, annually

Studio programs are offered on Monday or Wednesday evenings, from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Friday classes are also available for home-schooled families from 10 am to 12 pm. Please call for details.

Summer Camp
July 10 – 14, 2017 (1 – 4 pm each day)
Come to the Indefinite Arts Centre for an exciting half-day art camp. Classes are taught in a variety of media by local artists as well as IDAS’ summer interns from the Alberta College of Art + Design. Cost is $100 for the week. Please contact Julie Ridley, Director of Programs, by phone 403.253.3174 or email julie.ridley@indefinitearts.com.