SUMMER CAMPS

 

 

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

Register by Phone: (604)501-5100

Or In Person: South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre 14601-20 Ave, Surrey

PLEASE NOTE: No refunds beyond 48 hrs after first class.

 

 

 

Preschool Camps

 

Kid Hop             

Kid Hop teaches the basic principles of movement through the fun and dynamic genre of Hip Hop dance. Creative moves and hip hop beats adds a fresh take to young children’s movement education.

4 days                     $85                         4-7yrs

Tu-F        10:00am-12noon                 Jul 4    # 4530848

 

Superheroes and Villains Theatre

Students will become their favourite heroes and villains as they explore the exciting world of acting. Creating plots, performing scenes, and having fun with improv are all ways that students will learn drama skills, build confidence, and get to explore the heroic stories that they love.

5 days                     $105                       4-7yrs

M-F         10:00am-12noon                 Jul 31   #4530875

 

Imagine Art!

Develop your child’s creative spirit in this unique class where imagination and creativity is encouraged! Young artists will explore new media and techniques like drawing, painting, papier-mâché, and much more. Be prepared to get messy!

5 days                     $105                       4-7yrs

M-F         1:00am-3:00pm                   Jul 10      #4530876

M-F         10:00am-12noon                 Jul 24      #4530877

 

Make Believe Magic

Make your favorite stories come to life with the power of theatre! Students will explore books through dressing-up and acting them out and they will create their own stories through improvisation and games, all while nurturing imagination and cultivating creativity!

5 days                     $105                       4-7yrs

M-F         10:00am-12noon                 Jul 17      #4530849

 

Pottery Explorations

Experience the fun of creating with clay! Kids will learn pinch, slab, coil and sculpt clay methods while creating functional and sculptural pieces.

4 days                     $92                         4-7yrs

T-F           10:00am-12noon                 Jul 4        #4530850

5 days                 $115                       4-7yrs

M-F         10:00am-12noon                 Jul 17      #4530851

M-F         10:00am-12noon                 Jul 31      #4530852

M-F         10:00am-12noon                 Aug 14   #4530853

 

Children’s Camps

 Musical Theatre – Disney Favourites

Musical Theatre incorporates acting, dancing, and singing into one exciting genre. This class with instructor Melanie Reich introduces students to the exploration of each skill while letting their creative impulses flourish into theatrical creation.

5 days                     $120                       7-12yrs

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                Jul 17      #4530858

 

On-Camera Acting

Wanna be in the movies? Or TV? The first step is learning the basics of acting for the camera. From commercial auditions to movie scenes, this class gives students the foundational skills they need to succeed.

4 days                     $85                         6-9yrs

T-F           12:30-3:00pm                      Jul 4        #4530857

 

Thrilling Theatre

Experiment with the exciting world of improv comedy while learning skills needed for scripted drama. Honing collaboration skills, gaining confidence, and freeing the imagination are all benefits of joining us on this raucous ride with instructor Melanie Reich.

5 days                     $120                       7-12yrs

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                Jul 31      #4530859

 

Art Escape

Escape into the world of art while exploring imaginative themes such as nature, animals and portraiture. Unleash your inner artist and discover a range of painting and drawing techniques through fun and creative projects guided by professional artist Cara Guri.

5 days                     $105                       7-11yrs

M-F         10:00am-12noon                 Jul 31      #4530856

 

Create a Graphic Novel

Explore creative expression in your own unique interpretation of graphic novels through writing, drawing and painting. Artist Nicci Battilana will lead you towards creating your own mini graphic novel while developing your story telling skills. Bring your imagination to life! Wear your painting clothes!

5 days                     $105                       7-11yrs

M-F         10:00am-12:00pm              Aug 14   #4530883

 

Imagine Art!

Develop your child’s creative spirit in this unique class where imagination and creativity is encouraged! Young artists will explore new media and techniques like drawing, painting, papier-mâché, and much more. Be prepared to get messy!

4 days                     $85                         6-11yrs

M-F         1:00pm-3:00pm                   Jul 4        #4530886

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                 Jul 24      #4530887

 

Mixed Media Madness

Create your own amazing mixed media art pieces with instruction from local artist, Nicci Battilana. You will glue, smear, stamp, layer, paint, and add texture to your artwork. Learn the basics of colour selection, and how products work with one another while developing skills in under-sketching, collage, watercolour, and acrylic painting. Wear your painting clothes!

5 days                     $105                       6-11yrs

M-F         10:00am-12noon                 Jul 17      #4530879

 

Pottery Explorations

Experience the fun of creating with clay! Kids will learn pinch, slab, coil and sculpt clay methods while creating functional and sculptural pieces.

5 days                     $115                       7-11yrs

M-F         10:00am-12noon                 Jul 10     #4530861

M-F         10:00am-12noon                 Jul 24     #4530863

M-F         10:00am-12noon                 Aug 21   #4530867

5 days                     $130                       8-12yrs

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                Jul 17     #4530862

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                Jul 31     #4530864

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                Aug 14   #4530866

4 days                     $92                         7-11yrs

Tu-F        10:00am-12noon                 Aug 8     #4530865

4 days                     $104                       8-12yrs

Tu-F        12:30pm-3:00pm                Jul 4       #4530860

 

Ready, Set, Paint

This fun camp will lead you on a paint-filled journey. Let your imagination run wild as you explore themes such as animals, portraiture and nature. Create with paint, pastels and collage while learning a variety of run techniques under the guidance of practicing artist Cara Guri.

4 days                     $85                        7-11yrs

Tu-F        10:00am-12noon                 Aug 8      #4530854

 

Youth Camps

Create a Graphic Novel

Explore creative expression in your own unique interpretation of graphic novels through writing, drawing, and painting. Artist Nicci Battilana will lead you towards creating your own mini graphic novel while developing your story telling skills. Bring your imagination to life! Wear your painting clothes!

5 days                    $120                       11-17yrs

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                Jul 17      #4531824

 

Creative Painting and Drawing

Express yourself in this engaging camp that focuses on creativity, ideas and fun techniques. Learn how to blend and shade while channeling your artistic vision. Experiment with charcoal, pastels, and other media with the guidance of practicing artist Cara Guri.

4 days                     $96                         11-17yrs

Tu-F        12:30pm-3:00pm                Aug 8      #4531821

 

Expressive Mixed Media Drawing & Painting

Get creative in this camp that explores creativity and fun techniques. Explore how materials such as paint, charcoal, collage, ink, and print media can be combined in expressive artworks. Experiment with engaging themes such as animals and portraiture under the guidance of professional artist Cara Guri.

5 days                     $120                       11-17yrs

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                Jul 31      #4531822

 

Mixed Media Madness

Create your own amazing mixed media art pieces with instruction from local artist, Nicci Battilana. You will glue, smear, stamp, layer, paint, and add texture to your artwork. Learn the basics of colour selection and how products work with one another while developing skills in under-sketching, collage, watercolour, and acrylic painting. Wear your painting clothes!

5 days                     $120                       10-17yrs

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                Aug 14   #4531825

 

Photography Fun

Explore the world around you! Professional photographer and teacher, Craig Wardle will teach children the technical aspects of their cameras while encouraging their unique perspectives as they explore the garden and surrounding area for inspiration. Bring your own camera. Cameras not supplied.

4 days                     $96                         10-17yrs

Tu-F        10:00am-12:30pm              Jul 4        #4530872 5 days                 $120                       10-17yrs

M-F         10:00am-12:30pm              Jul 10     #4530873

 

Teen Pottery

Welcome to the world of pottery! Students will be led through techniques in both handbuilding and wheelthrowing. A great class for both beginners and returning students wishing to develop already existing pottery skills. Demonstrations and instruction will be given in glazing as well as painting your finished pottery pieces.

5 days                     $130                       12-17yrs

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                Jul 10      #4530868

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                Jul 24      #4530869

M-F         12:30pm-3:00pm                Aug 21   #4530871

4 days                                 $104                       12-17yrs

Tu-F        12:30pm-3:00pm                Aug 8      #4530870

 

Creative Mixed Media Painting

Experiment and increase your painting skills in this exciting class that explores the dynamic world of mixed media painting. Unleash your creativity while combining a variety of materials including acrylic paints, inks, collage, and textured mediums. Learn about and explore shading, form, texture, contrast, and composition while also capturing your own unique vision with guidance from practicing artist Cara Guri. Basic supplies included.

5 weeks                                 $175                       16+ yrs

Wed       6:30pm-9:00pm   Jul12-Aug 9           #4531828