Winter 2018
(registration begins November 27) 

Register by Phone: (604) 501-5100
In Person: South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre 14601-20 Ave, Surrey
Online:  (Search for class name or number)

PLEASE NOTE: No refunds beyond 48 hours after first class

Our classes  are taught by experienced artists and educators. Learn from local artists!

Art Sampler
Challenge yourself! Try out different art mediums and techniques in this art sampler course. Each week an experienced artists will lead you through a project that will introduce art mediums such as silk painting, eco-art, felting, encaustic, paper cutting, calligraphy, and much more!

Wedesdays                          5 Classes                              Jan 17-Feb 14
7:00pm-9:00pm                   #4565573                             $210

Creative Writing
A fun, inspiring class for writers of all levels who want some guided practice. This class focuses on writing for expression with helpful tips for expanding your creativity. Join local writer, Taslim Jaffer, for a hands-on experience!

Wednesdays                       7 Classes                             Jan 24-Mar 07
11:00am-12:30pm              #4568997                             $114

Hands-On Jewelry Making
Join jewelry artist Johanna Mramor and learn many techniques to design and create unique wearable art. You will learn basic and finishing techniques, wire crochet and charm and dangle making in this fun, creative course. Clear instructions are provided for each project that you will be able to complete in each class!

Wednesdays                       4 Classes                               Feb 21-Mar 14
7:00pm-9:00pm                   #4565551                              $149

Mixed Media Painting with Cara Guri
Capture subjects with a unique expressive spin. Learn how to combine a variety of materials including acrylic paints, inks, collage, and textured mediums while exploring shading, form, texture, contrast and composition with guidance from professional artist Cara Guri.

Tuesdays                             6 Classes                              Jan 23-Feb 27
6:30pm-9:00pm                  #4565575                             $210

Mixed Media Painting with Nicci Batillana
Put thoughts & texture on canvas in this fun mixed media class. Learn how to create tactile paintings on canvas using a large and interesting variety of paints and other media. This creative class is for artists of all levels. Some supplies included.

Thursdays                          6 Classes                              Jan 18-Feb 22
10:00am-12:30pm             #4565561                             $144

Paint with Acrylics or Oils
Experienced artist Bette Hurd will lead you through basic techniques in drawing and acrylic or oil painting. Explore colour mixing, brush technique, perspective, and composition in this creative class for students of all levels.

7 Classes                                                                               $175
Mondays    10:30am-1:30pm        Jan 15-Mar 05             #4565552
Tuesdays   11:30am-2:30pm         Jan 23-Mar 06             #4565554

Acrylic or Watercolour Painting with Tony
Use either watercolour or acrylic paints in this class taught by Tony O’Regan ( where you will learn painting techniques and how to apply perspective, sketching analysis and composition. This is a great way to start or continue your artistic expression and is suitable for all levels.

Mondays                               6 Classes                            Jan 22-Mar 05
6:30pm-9:00pm                    #4565556                            $222

Free Drawing or Painting Demonstrations with Tony O’Regan
Tony has decades of experience teaching art and design at UBC, Emily Carr, Kwantlen, and the Shadbolt Centre. Join us in the Visual Art Studio to see Tony demonstrate how he draws and paints the face, the figure and perspective.

Monday                                 January 15                                        All Ages
7:00pm-9:00pm                     Free                                                   #4565558

Intro to Pottery
New to pottery? Professional potter, Arlene McGowan, will teach you the basics behind some pottery buzzwords: pinch, coil, sculpt, throw, fire, and glaze. Create ceramic pieces that reflect your individuality in this dynamic introductory class. Course fee includes first bag of clay.

Saturdays                            8 Classes                                Jan 20-Mar 10
10:00am-12:30pm              #4565550                                $198

Pottery Basics
Learn how to work with clay using different techniques such as wheel-throwing, handbuilding and sculptural modeling. Explore various surface decoration methods that reflect your personal style! Course fee includes first bag of clay.

Tuesdays                             8 Classes                                  Jan 23-Mar 13 
6:30pm-9:00pm                  #4565537                                 $198

Pottery for All Levels
Students of all levels will be led through a variety of techniques in both wheel throwing and handbuilding. Develop new skills and expand on already existing ones. Course fee includes first bag of clay.

Mondays                            8 Classes                               Jan 15-Mar 12
10:00am-1:00pm              #4565549                               $214

Pottery Level 2
This course is designed for intermediate-level potters who want to refine and expand their ceramic techniques and skills. Develop techniques to create more complex forms on and off the wheel. Course fee includes first bag of clay.

Wednesdays                     8 Classes                                Jan 17-Mar 07
6:30pm-9:00pm                #4565538                                $198