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Two Rivers Gallery is pleased to share our Homeschooling Program for the 2018/2019 school year.

We have created the homeschooling program to encourage students and parents to slow down and make connections with the art in the Gallery and participate in studio activities that they may not get a chance to do at home. Each program complements the BC Ministry of Education's current Fine Arts Curriculum.

To assist you with your scheduling we are offering a Homeschooling Program from 1pm - 2:30pm on the second Tuesday of each month (please check exact dates below). Sometimes the program will include a tour and short studio activity and some months we will explore a more in depth studio project. We may divide the students within each session into two age groups so that our staff and Docents can better gear the projects to the age of the children.


The cost for each session is $5.50 per child. Members' discount is 10%.

We continue to require homeschooling families to pay in advance for the programs. You need to pay at least one week in advance to hold your spot and you can pay for multiple months at once if you would like.

You can register by phoning 250.614.7800 or drop by the Gallery to pay in person. To register online, click here.

If you are unable to attend the homeschooling program you must phone at least 48 hours in advance to have your money refunded.

K- Grade 12 

September 18Exhibition Tour & Related Art Activity Join us for an exciting tour of two main gallery exhibitions, Robert Dyson Contra Structural & Dan Brault Atomic Love, before going upstairs make our own art inspired by Dan Brault’s nature and video-game infused paintings!

October 9 – Art Exploration: Creature Illustration Use a mix of media to create your own illustrative creatures.

November 13 – Exhibition Tour & Activity We will view Colin Lyons Prototypes for the Preservation of Degradation & Artwork from the Permanent Collection and then go upstairs to make some art of our own.

December 11 – Art Exploration:  Monochromatic Painting Experiment with tints and shades to create a masterpiece using acrylic paints. 

January 8 – Art Exploration: Abstract Printing Learn linocut reduction printing techniques and leave with your own abstract prints.

February 12 – Exhibition Tour & Related Art Activity We will visit Excerpts from a Retrospective Unbound, then go upstairs to make our own altered books inspired by the book related artworks in Unbound

March 12 – Art Exploration: Architecture Be introduced to architectural terms and the art of building structures. Use what you learn and your imagination to design and create buildings in two and three dimensions. 

April 9 – Art Exploration: Drawing Express yourself through drawing! Discover how much fun experimenting with marks can be.

May 14 – Exhibition Tour & Related Art Activity Come for a tour of the galleries and then an activity upstairs. 


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