Based on the current government guidance we will be unable to open to the public until Step 3 on the Reopening Ontario scheme. We are preparing to reopen as soon as it is deemed safe to do so. We anticipate this will be early August based on the current projected timeline.

Featured Programs


Designed to challenge and develop artists ages 5 to 12. Each day may include painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpting and more.


Students will learn and apply the elements and principles of design as they explore a different concept, medium or artist each class.

Plein Air Painting with Cheryl-Ann Hills

Plein Air One Day
Painting Workshop

With Cheryl-Ann Hills
Tuesday June 29
from 10:00-11:30am

On the

With Trevor Waurechen
July 5, 12, 19, 26, Aug 2
Mondays from 6:30-8:30pm



Woven Woods

Lorraine Roy

May 21 – August 29, 2021

From Behind the Mask

Brenda Reid

May 21 – August 29, 2021

Click on the cover image to learn about our upcoming exhibitions for 2021

Collection Highlights

Dinner at the Watsons

The Watson residence, situated in the village of Doon on the outskirts of Kitchener, served as a home, studio, and gallery to members of the

Read More »

Phoebe’s Green Ledger

Phoebe Watson is often depicted as Homer Watson’s devoted sister, but what is really known about her? What were her interests, passions and ambitions? For the

Read More »

Homer Watson House & Gallery is the standing homestead and art studio of Canadian Artist Homer Ransford Watson (1855 – 1936)

Today the Homer Watson House & Gallery aims to preserve and celebrate the legacy of Homer Watson’s creative spirit through appreciation, enjoyment and practice of the visual arts. Through exhibitions, events, programs and a museum space of the late artist’s studio, the Homer Watson House & Gallery has something for everyone.

Scroll to Top