Educational Programs

In person educational programs at the Varley Art Gallery return in fall 2023!

Our in-person Educational Programs offer students in grades K to 12 interactive tours of our current exhibitions and a choice of studio activities in Painting, Sculpture, and Printmaking. We are proud to offer Life Drawing and Linoleum Block Printing as part of Portfolio Development for high school students.

All of our school programs are designed to meet Ontario Ministry of Education Curriculum standards, with connections to Visual Arts, Language Arts, Environmental Education, Social Studies and more! Click the link below for more details.

2023-2024 Education Brochure

2022-2023 Virtual Education Workshops

The Varley Art Gallery continues to provide free, live, virtual ART+ Workshops aimed at primary school children (Grades K-8) during the 2022-2023 school year. See the Virtual Education Program drop down menu below for the current Virtual Education Brochure as it becomes available.

We also offer easy access to select recordings of our past education workhops. See the Virtual Education Recordings drop down menu below for a list of available workshops and related links, organized by grade level.

The Varley Art Gallery of Markham’s virtual education programs are made possible through the generous support of the Varley-McKay Art Foundation of Markham.

Education Programs
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