Arts and Crafts

Leighton Art Centre (Family Fun Calgary)
Christmas in the Country Art Sale at Leighton Art Centre

Enjoy a whole lot of Christmas cheer in Alberta’s beautiful Foothills region! The Leighton Art Centre is featuring fine crafts and artwork by local artists in the galleries of the historic Leighton home and on the online shopping site (shop.leightoncentre.org) this November and December. This annual community-favourite sale comes in
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Artpourings Studio (Family Fun Calgary)
Inspire Your Creative Genius at the Grand Opening of Artpourings Studio

Bring some creativity to your fall! On October 1, 2021, Artpourings Studio, located in the New Horizon Mall, will be hosting a grand opening event. The drop-in art and maker studio will be welcoming families to see what they have to offer. Studio time is $12/hour and $10/hour for additional
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We Did It! Art Class (Family Fun Calgary)
We Did It! We Made It! Andrea and Desiree’s Back to School Art Class

Going back to school can be difficult, but fortunately, Andrea & Desiree and friends can help! Join them on September 27, 2021, for an online Back-to-School art class. This class is perfect for kids between the ages of 5-10. By registering by donation you will be helping keep the classes
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Beacon Original Art Show (Family Fun Calgary)
Inspire Creativity with the Beacon Original Art Fall Show & Sale

Inspire your family’s creativity with the Beacon Original Fall Art Show & Sale. This annual 2-day event allows you to connect with different artists in attendance each day showcasing painting, jewelry, glass, photography, ceramics, sculpture, and textiles. They are committed to creating an environment of belonging for artists and art
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Okotoks Art Gallery Halloween (Family Fun Calgary)
Toddle Down to the Okotoks Art Gallery This Halloween For Art Time for the Whole Family

This Halloween, join the Okotoks Art Gallery for a variety of Halloween-themed crafts. A series of exciting stations will engage children of all ages and get them busy. They ask that you sign up as family or friend groups to ensure space is made available for you. Different time slots
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Alberta Culture Days (Family Fun Calgary)
Enjoy the Best Alberta Has to Offer at Alberta Culture Days

Alberta Culture Days feature many free, hands-on, interactive activities that invite the public to discover their inner artist, experience their heritage, and celebrate what it means to be Albertan. For 2021, you’ll find a mix of in-person and virtual events. Are you passionate about arts and culture? Or maybe just
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Easter Crafts (Family Fun Calgary)
The Ultimate Round-Up Of Kid-Friendly Easter Crafts and Activities

We might not get to do family dinners and special services for Easter this year, but there are still Easter egg hunts and chocolate and coloured Easter grass! Our Family Fun Edmonton site has this great article on alternative egg decorating, simple crafts, and fun games. Keep reading and celebrate
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Michaels (Family Fun Calgary)
Boredom Busters for Crafty Kids from Michaels!

“Mooooooooom, I’m boooooooored!” Stop right there! Do not pass go, do not collect $200 – head straight to Michaels.com and find inspiration for cool (and easy!) kids’ crafts! The Michaels “Projects” tab has how-to tips for crafters of all ages, but check out the section called Kids’ Crafts. There you’ll find
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Nature Kids Alberta (Family Fun Calgary)
Be a Nature Hero with Nature Kids Alberta

Help your kid become a nature hero! Kristi McGowan, the editor of Family Fun Edmonton, has discovered this cool Nature Kids program that guides kids ages 4 – 12 through 10 different nature activities. Take a look at how even Kristi’s 2-year-old twins got involved! From mountains to prairies, grasshoppers
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WP Puppet Pop Up (Family Fun Calgary)
Find Your Inner Puppeteer at WP Puppet Theatre’s Puppet Pop-Up Studio-NOW ON YOUTUBE!

WP Puppet Theatre’s Puppet Pop-Up Studio is a monthly puppet making and performing workshop offered on the third Saturday of each month (usually) at different locations in Calgary. The workshops actively promote all family members, youngsters and elders, in creating art and drama together and accommodate all skills and ages, with
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