WINTER 2019 

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!

Photoshop for Beginners    (16 yrs+)
This hands-on tutorial-based class enables you to learn photo-shop by doing rather than reading. Learn color correction, photo retouching, and processing for final output; along with layers, masks, actions, and batch processing. All materials included.

Wednesdays                       4 Classes                                  Nov 21-Dec 12
7:00pm-9:00pm                              $80                                       #4615882

Polymer Clay for Beginners  16+yrs
Learn how to create jewelry, ornaments, small sculptures and more. Sculptor Daphne Tate will show you the basics of condiTIoning, mixing and surface techniques, then how to create different items with this fun art medium. All supplies included.

Tuesdays                                  4 Classes                                        Jan 8-29
6:00-8:00pm                              $96                                              #4636326

Beginner Jewelry Metalsmithing
Learn beginner metalsmithing techniques to get you on your way to designing and making your own
jewelry. Learn how to design, cut and shape metal and stones while making a small project with the guidance of silversmith and designer Efrain Perdomo of Peculiar Leather & Jewelry Art Works. All materials and tools provided.

Tuesdays                                  5 Classes                                        Feb 5-Mar 5
6:30-8:00pm                              $175                                              #4636331

Free Painting Demonstrations with Tony O’Regan (All Ages)
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 paints a variety of subjects.

Monday                                          Jan 7                                        All Ages
7:00pm-9:00pm                             #4636205                                    Free

Acrylic or Watercolour Painting with Tony (16+yrs)
Under the guidance of artist Tony O’Regan, learn painting techniques, how to apply perspective, sketch analysis, and composition. A great class to start or continue your artistic expression.
Suitable for all levels. All supplies included.

Mondays                               5 Classes                            Jan 14-Feb 11
6:30pm-9:00pm                       $137                                      #4636203

Painting Animals
Learn tips and techniques for painting convincing animal portraits. Professional artist Cara Guri will teach you about proportion, composition, shading and creating realistic texture while painting an animal of your choice.

Wednesdays                       4 Classes                                  March 13-Apr 3
6:30pm-9:30pm                     $144                                 #4636316

Tony’s Art School Fridays – Drawing Class (16+yrs)
Learn to draw! Build a great foundation while learning all the basics for landscape, villages, flowers, faces and figures. Using a variety of drawing media you will learn to draw gesture, contour, mass, space, shading, silhouette, tonality, figure-ground, perspective and composition. All teaching supported by thorough demonstrations and teaching video website. All materials included.

Fridays                       6 Classes                                  Jan 18-Feb 22
1:30pm-3:30pm                              $144                                       #4636332

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                                                                               $179
Mondays    10:30am-1:30pm      Jan 14-Mar 4             #4636199

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 8-Feb 26 
6:30pm-9:00pm                     $208                                           #4636213

Pottery Wheel Throwing for Beginners
This course is designed for students with little or no pottery experience. Students will learn fundamental wheel skills to throw, shape and trim pots on the pottery wheel. Basic surface decoration and glazing techniques are also taught. Course fee includes first bag of clay.

Saturdays                             8 Classes                                  Jan 12-Mar 2 
10:00am-12:30pm                     $208                                           #4636212

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 9-Feb 27 
6:30pm-9:30pm                     $225                                           #4636214

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 7-Mar 4 
10:00am-1:00pm                     $225                                           #4636207