St. Albert Painters Guild
July 2021 The Studio is Open
The Studio is now open while in Stage 3 of the governments reopening plan.
The studio is open to members only!
Drop In Painting Groups: Tuesday Day 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Wednesday Evening 6:30 p.m. to
The painting times for the studio have not changed. We are returning to the drop in format. Please
record the dates that you attend for yourself. If there is a problem we can send an email to the
membership and you can check your dates. The Guild is not tracking your attendance it is up to you
to do so.
To Mask or Not to Mask
At this time masks are not mandatory; we respect everyone’s decision to wear a mask or not.
Masks are provided by the artist. Everyone’s comfort level is different as is everyone’s situation.
If you are able to be vaccinated, it is in the best interest of all of us to do so.
Please read the procedures for cleaning and using the studio.
All artist must clean and sanitize their workspaces and return and easels, chairs or stools to the
proper space. The executive will revisit sanitation in the fall.
Hand sanitizer will be available
The Guild Library:
The library will be closed for the time being. If you have items signed out please hold on to them for
the time being. As soon as we can open the library, the Executive will let you know.
The Studio Office: Is restricted to the retrieval of easels and their return after sanitization, as well
as the storage of the sanitization cart.
•No storage of paintings.
•No drink cart, bring your own fluids and take them with you.
•No Sharing of food items, if you require snacks bring your own and take your own home again.
•Do not use any other item in the office without consulting the Executive.
We are almost there once we are up and running in the fall the executive will revisit everything.