The Alberta Restriction Exemption Program (REP) is now in effect for the heritage home (gallery, museum, gallery shop) and workshops.

 

Events

Leighton Art Centre is a busy place! Each year, we host a wide variety of Workshops (art, nature and family-friendly), Public Special Events and Art Sales. We also offer Birthday Parties for the special kids in your life and can make arrangements for Event Rentals & Photography.

Upcoming events are listed below and on our Calendar.

 

In The Open Air

September 11 @ 10:00 am - October 24 @ 4:00 pm
3rd Annual Juried Plein Air Exhibition

In the Open Air honours the practice of creating art outdoors, in the moment.

Parent and Child Broom-Making

October 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
With David Campbell

With Halloween around the corner, let’s learn how to make a Hand-Woven Flying Broom, used by witches and Harry Potter!

The Way You See It: Painting and Sketching your World

October 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
With Neil Dawson

Learn the art of sketching and rendering whatever you see!

Sold Out! Autumn Broom-Making

October 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
With David Campbell

Flying brooms, anyone?

Closed Mondays

October 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sold Out! Family Halloween in the Foothills

October 30 @ 4:00 am - 8:00 pm
Timed Entry Outdoor Event

Calling all monsters, witches, and ghouls!

Closed Mondays

November 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

the entrance to Leighton Art Centre is shown, snow-covered and decorated with Christmas wreaths and lamps

Christmas In The Country Art Sale

November 6 @ 10:00 am - December 22 @ 4:00 pm
Annual Holiday Favourite

Enjoy a whole lot of Christmas cheer in Alberta’s beautiful Foothills region!

Sold Out! Holiday Broom Making

November 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
With David Campbell

This gift-giving season, make a beautiful heirloom sweeper!

photo of four handmade brooms propped up against a tree trunk with autumn foliage in the background

Sold Out! Holiday Broom Making

November 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
With David Campbell

This gift-giving season, make a beautiful heirloom sweeper!

Closed Mondays

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

photo of four handmade brooms propped up against a tree trunk with autumn foliage in the background

Holiday Broom Making

November 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
With David Campbell

This gift-giving season, make a beautiful heirloom sweeper!

Closed Mondays

November 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Felted Bird Feeder

November 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
With Leah Cathleen

Barbara Leighton believed that every person could be an artist if they found the right medium. Join us to find out if felting is yours!

Closed Mondays

November 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Closed Mondays

November 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Closed Mondays

December 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Closed Mondays

December 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Closed Mondays

December 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Closed Mondays

December 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Past Events


 

Closed Mondays

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

Sold Out! Autumn Broom Making

October 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

With David Campbell
 

Closed Mondays

October 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

Closed Mondays

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 
 

Closed Mondays

September 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

FREE! Sketching and Painting your World (Waitlist)

September 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

With Neil Dawson
 

Closed Mondays

September 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

CLOSED To Public for Ticketed Performance

September 18 @ 10:00 am - September 19 @ 4:00 pm