Vacation Art Break

The Albany Institute offers art programs during December, February, and April recesses from school.  In these programs, students will have the opportunity to explore the Institute's galleries. Students will be inspired by master and contemporary artists throughout history as well as experiment with a variety of mediums, tools, and techniques while examining and applying the elements and principles of design.

April Art Break 2019: Bejeweled


Tuesday, April 23 – Thursday, April 25

Ages 6-12   9 AM – Noon

In this three-day drop-off program students will be inspired by the current exhibition, Bejeweled and Bedazzled: Jewelry and Personal Adornment. We’ll use diverse materials like clay, ribbon, beads, and wire to create our own wearable masterpieces.  Young artists will shine bright as they bedazzle beautiful jewelry and decorative works.

Tuition includes materials and museum admission.

Registration is required and space is limited.

Become a member to receive a discount on this program and others:


$50 members/$65 non-members for the three day session

Please note that space is limited, and pre-registration is required. For more information contact Sarah Clowe at 518-463-4478- ext 435 or e-mail to

Registration Tips:

-Registration is simpler through a desktop computer, however registration may be completed on mobile devices if the device settings are changed to full desktop presentation view.

-Login and password in the registration process is optional.


Class registration assumes consent for photographs to be used for museum promotional purposes.  Please contact us if you would not like your child to be photographed.