Children's Classes for Ages 2-14

Thank you for your interest in Gallery Stratford education programs.  Here are answers to frequently-asked questions: All programs, unless otherwise stated,  require pre-registration and payment.  Payment may be made using online registration, by phone (with Visa, Mastercard), or in person at the Gallery (credit card, cheque, debit or cash).  The Gallery cannot hold a spot in a class without payment.  Participants are responsible for knowing the schedule of their registered class.  Access to the Gallery and the classroom will be provided 10 minutes prior to the start of each session. Class sizes are set to ensure an optimal experience for each participant.  For sold out programs, you may wish to contact the Education Officer to be added to a waiting list, or to the Gallery email list for future classes.

Children's Classes

  • Ages 6-10

    Taught by Art Educator Alishia Ellis, this course will introduce students to the fundamentals of drawing. Learn to render realistically using line, tone, shade, negative and positive space, space and depth, and perspective. The perfect course for those interested in gaining some basic drawing skills, and gaining confidence in their drawing.

    6 Weeks:
    Mondays, September 18 – October 30 (No Class on Monday October 9th) | 5:00 – 6:30pm

    Gallery Members $85 Non Members $95 

  • Ages 8-12

    This class is perfect for the budding comedian in the family or your creative child who wants to explore art and theatre games but doesn't know where to start. Led by professional actor and Educator  Stacy Smith.

    Wednesdays, October 18 - November 22 | 6:00 - 7:15pm

    Gallery Member $85 | Non Members $95 

  • SOLD OUT

    Ages 8-11

    We've teamed up with our friends at Stratford Country Club to present a dynamic program of playing golf and creating art. Participants will begin their day at the SCC developing their golf game, followed by a delicious lunch* (catered by the SCC) and finally, to the Gallery for an afternoon of art activities; including - painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, mixed-media and more. This summer program is a hole-in-one! 

    *Please contact SCC if your child has any dietary restrictions

    Monday - Friday, August 14-18  | 9am - 4pm

    $250 Gallery Member | $265 Non Member

  • Ages 11-14

    We've teamed up with our friends at Stratford Country Club to present a dynamic program of playing golf and creating art. Participants will begin their day at the SCC developing their golf game, followed by a delicious lunch* (catered by the SCC) and finally, to the Gallery for an afternoon of art activities; including - painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, mixed-media and more. This summer program is a hole-in-one! 

    *Please contact SCC if your child has any dietary restrictions

    Monday - Friday, August 21-25  | 9am - 4pm

    $250 Gallery Member | $265 Non Member

  • SOLD OUT

    Ages 4-7

    Create art, make music and explore the offerings of nature! Educator, Deb Leworthy, is back to lead this enchanting week of creativity, song and fresh air. On the final day of the program, participants will exhibit both their art and musical masterpieces to friends and family. 

    Monday - Friday | August 21-25 | 9am - 12pm

    $115 Gallery Member $125 Non Member