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.

 

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

Christmas in the Country Art Sale

November 5 @ 10:00 am - December 23 @ 4:00 pm
Annual Favourite

Experience a uniquely Albertan gift shopping experience, in our historic location or online from your home!

The Most Beautiful Art Tour in Alberta

November 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Edition

Find unique gifts for friends & family as you tour 4 galleries & 4 private artist studios in the frosty foothills of southern Alberta!

Holiday Broom Making

November 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
with Artisan-Instructor David Campbell

Make your own ‘sweeping beauty’, to enjoy or to gift!

Alcohol Ink painting by Karen Biko

Explore Alcohol Ink

December 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
with Artist-Instructor Karen Biko

Using brilliantly coloured fluid inks, make your own cards & artworks for the gift-giving season.

Past Events


 

SOLD OUT! Explore Alcohol Inks

November 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

with Artist-Instructor Karen Biko
 
 

Painting the Field Study – Plein Air Workshop

September 19 @ 10:00 am - September 20 @ 4:00 pm

with artist-instructor Bobbi Dunlop
 

Broom Making

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

with craftsperson-instructor David Campbell
 

On the Road – Travel Plein Air Sketching

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

with artist-instructor Michelle Wiebe
 

Paint the Foothills

September 12 @ 9:00 am - September 13 @ 4:00 pm

Alberta Culture Days 2020
 

In The Open Air

September 12 - October 31

Juried Group Exhibition
 

Summer Salon

June 25 @ 8:00 am - September 6 @ 5:00 pm

LAC Members' Invitational
 

Clothesline Online 2020

June 13 @ 8:00 am - June 30 @ 5:00 pm

LAC Member Artists