We have Pottery, Drawing and Painting classes available now!

Semiahmoo Arts is pleased to announce that we will be resuming in-person classes under strict COVID-19 guidelines starting Sept 14. Please note that in order to keep our staff, instructors and students safe, our classes will run under reduced numbers of participants.  

To sign up follow this link: https://www.surrey.ca/parks-recreation/activities-registration

  • Scroll down and select ‘Clay’ under ‘Arts’ to sign up for Pottery Classes or select ‘Drawing and Painting’ under ‘Arts’ to sign up for Drawing and Painting classes.

Here you can browse the classes we offer. When you find the class you want click “show courses” and hit the “Register” button to sign up!

We are currently offering 6 adult classes starting mid September all including 8 sessions:

*Please note our Painting With Acrylic Class is fully booked*

10 Ways of Seeing and Drawing ($270)

Every Friday 9:30am-11:30am from Sept 18th to November 6th. Gesture, contour, mass and space are just a few of the 10 ways of seeing and drawing. You will gain a powerful toolkit for drawing, painting and design. Taught by a highly qualified artist/instructor, this class is aimed at beginners with elements that might interest even intermediate skillsets. Most supplies are included.

Course Number: 49147

Introduction to Water Colour Painting ($270)

Every Wednesday 5:30-8:00pm from Sept 16th to November 4th. Learn how to use your brushes properly, mix colours using a basic colour palette, layering, shape , shading and more valuable techniques to get you on your way to loving the magic of watercolour painting. This course will give you a great foundation to continue learning further. All materials included.

Course Number: 50510

Introduction to Pottery Wheel ($286)

Every Tuesday 5:30pm-8:00pm from Sept 15th to Nov 3rd. A course designed for students with little or no pottery experience. Students will learn fundamental wheel skills to throw, shape and trim pots on the potters wheel. Basic surface decoration and glazing techniques are also taught.

Course Number: 49155

Pottery – Intermediate ($286)

Every Wednesday 5:30pm-8:00pm from Sept 16th to Nov 4th. A course 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 Number: 50554

Pottery for All Levels ($286)

Every Monday 9:30am-12:30pm from Sept 14th to Nov 9th. Students will be led through various techniques in wheel throwing and handbuilding. Supplies included and all skill levels welcome.

Course Number: 49154