NOTE: Our class schedule is being restructured this month to accommodate pottery workshops for the fall.
Contact us at classes@chuchu.ca if you have any questions.

Art Makes You Happy

Feeling creative and love making things using your hands?
Chu Chu classes are designed to be super fun, packed full of information and teaches you the necessary techniques
to get you started on making something artistic and new!

To register for a class go to our Class Calendar.
Currently all pottery classes are all booked through the Vancouver Recreation website.

DIRECT CUSTOMERS

The Class Calendar and online scheduler is easy to use but if you would like detailed instructions on how to register for a class, please click here.

GROUPON STUDENTS

If you purchased a Groupon, please ensure you read these directions before you book your class or follow the instructions above the class calendar.

Group Classes

The calendar below displays scheduled group classes that you can join. Everyone is welcome to book these classes including Groupon Voucher holders.

Many classes are rotated monthly so they are not available every single month.

*Please note the group classes only run if there are at least 4 participants registered.

Private Classes

See a class that you like and want to book a private lesson for just yourself or a group of your co-workers, family, and friends at my studio?

I offer custom workshops at my East Van location, please request a price quote by filling out this Private In Studio Request form.

Off-Site Classes

Team building, birthdays, bachelorettes, summer camps, schools and more!  Off-site bookings are custom tailored to your group, pricing and availability varies depending on the type of class, location and number of participants.

Fill out this Off-Site Request form to get the conversation started! 

*Private and off-site classes are not available for Groupon students

April 8, 2022:

Chu Chu Classes is following all B.C. Health authority orders: optional mask wearing in our classes and hand sanitizing. Please do not attend if you are experiencing any cold symptoms.

We ask everyone to remain respectful regardless of your choice to wear a mask or not. Our studio is a safe space for all and anyone going against our rules of conduct will be asked to leave.

For more information please visit Our Response to COVID-19.

FAQ

There is a dedicated page answering commonly asked questions! Please see the FAQ page for more details.

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Ceramic Pottery Specialty Classes

Learn the process of clay building, firings and properties of glazes in specialty workshops available at
Chu Chu Studio, West End Community Centre and West Point Grey Aberthau Pottery Studio.

Pottery at Chu Chu Studio

Make a Mug Pottery Night!
Modern Tableware Pottery Night!
Botanical Imprint Pottery Tableware
  • Modern Geometric Jewellery

    $80-$90

    Learn how to make statement pendants and earrings from ceramic clay! In this three part specialty workshop you will learn how to form each shape, apply glaze after the first firing and assemble the final pieces. 

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    West Point Grey: Oct 17, 24, 31 | 3:00-5:00pm ($90 includes starter kit of jewellery findings)

    REGISTER

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    West End Community Centre: Oct 27, Nov 3, 10 | 6:30-8:30pm ($80 option to purchase findings in third session)

    REGISTER

  • Firing Glass on Pottery

    Create beautiful decorative pieces with jewel-like pooled glass surfaces and light reflection from crackling on your ceramic wares. Please note that the final pieces will not be food-safe, decorative use only.

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    West End Community Centre: Oct 13 and 20 | 6:30-8:30pm

    REGISTER

  • Holiday Ornaments

    $80 + GST

    Create memorable ornaments for you and your loved ones in this two part specialty ceramic workshop. You will learn how to prep your clay and be able to use textured rollers, shape cutters, coloured slip, and more.

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    West Point Grey: Nov 21 & 28 | 3:00-5:00pm

    REGISTER

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    West End Community Centre: Nov 17 & 24 | 6:30-8:30pm

    REGISTER

Creative Art Classes

Interested in a painting, jewellery or a candle workshop? These classes are taught at my East Van private studio at 1630 Pandora Street.

The workshops are rotated on a monthy basis so if you don't see the class you want now, check back later. Better yet, sign up for my newsletter to know in advance what's coming up!

These classes are also available to book privately for team building, corporate companies, birthdays, bachelorettes and celebrations.

Intro To Fluid Pour Painting

$75+GST (promo $40 class fee, $15 material fee)

Availability: Monthly group classes and private bookings
Reveal paint marbling and cells like magic!  Lots of paint colours to choose from.

REGISTER NOW
  • Intermediate Fluid Pour Painting

    $75+GST (includes materials)

    Availability: Rotating monthly and private bookings
    Advanced techniques on planning composition, controlling flow of colours and adding tricks to your repertoire! Two paintings are made in this workshop.

    MORE INFO

  • Terrazzo and Colour Block Soy Candles

    $55+GST (includes materials)

    Availability: Rotating monthly and private bookings
    Make two full size candles while learning professional techniques to colour your wax.  Over 50+ fragrances to choose from!

    MORE INFO

  • Personalized Metal Stamping Jewellery

    $55+GST and up (includes materials)

    Availability: Private bookings only
    Customize a variety of metal blanks for a unique necklace that is one-of-a-kind. 

    MORE INFO

  • Resin Jewellery Class

    $55+GST (includes materials)

    Availability: Rotating monthly and private bookings

    Choose to make a pair of geometric earrings or two necklaces using a variety of techniques and inclusions available in class.

  • Pulled String Art Painting

    $55+GST and up (includes materials)

    Availability: Private bookings only
    Create abstract flowers, organic shapes or feathers in this creative class using string and chains.

    MORE INFO

  • Beginner Knitting or Crocheting

    $45+GST and up

    Availability: Private bookings only
    Learn basic stitches and proper technique with a certified instructor in fibre arts. 
    MORE INFO

Add Ons

Fluid Pour Painting DIY Art Kit - Pacific Ocean
Chu Chu Classes e-Gift Card