Parkgate has a range of Pottery Studio membership options, and also offers a number of pottery programs for all ages. Planning an event? Custom parties and private bookings at the Pottery Studio are available.
There are three levels of pottery memberships: full-time annual, full-time quarterly, and part-time quarterly.
To become a member of the Pottery Studio, please attend an orientation with the Pottery Studio Manager. If you have had no previous pottery experience, we recommend that you take a beginner course first, and then make an appointment regarding a membership. Contact Liz DeBeer, Pottery Studio Manager, at 604-983-6367 to arrange for an appointment.
Full-time Annual: $740 plus GST
Full-time Quarterly: $210 plus GST
Glazing and firing costs are included in membership fees. Clay must be purchased separately. Before registering, please book your orientation with the Pottery Studio Manager. Limited space is available.
|Monday||11:30am – 3:00pm / 5:00pm – 9:50pm|
|Tuesday and Thursday||8:30am – 3:00pm|
|Wednesday||5:00 – 9:50pm|
|Friday||8:30am – 9:50pm|
|Saturday||12:00 – 6:00pm|
|Sunday||8:30am – 6:00pm|
Part-time Quarterly: $115 plus GST
Available to adults currently enrolled in an intermediate or advanced pottery program. Access to the studio is limited to 10 hours maximum each week and can be chosen from the following times:
|Monday||11:30am – 3:00pm / 6:00pm – 9:50pm|
|Wednesday||6:00 – 9:50pm|
|Thursday||11:00am – 3:00pm|
|Saturday||12:00 – 6:00pm|
We offer pottery programs for all levels from school age to adults. In Kids and Clay 5-7yrs and 8-11yrs programs you learn the basic methods of hand hand building as well as glazing, have fun getting dirty and create imaginative and functional pieces. All supplies included.
In our new Pottery Family Fun 5yrs+ program parents and their children get together to create masterpieces with clay.
Youth Pottery Club 12-16yrs is for you if you you love pottery and have some experience creating pottery! Work beyond the Kids and Clay program to create your own personal masterpieces in our weekly pottery club.
In Adults Handbuilding and Wheelwork programs the various methods of hand-building and wheel-throwing clay and glazing are explored at the beginner, intermediate or advanced level.
For registration details, please visit our registration page.
Private Pottery Bookings
Experience the joy of creating with clay in this friendly and encouraging environment. Custom parties and private bookings are available at just $10 per person for a two-hour session (minimum 10 people) – all supplies are included! Everything from a girls’ night out or a a family gathering to school groups, staff groups, celebrations or anything else you can think of. For more information on private pottery bookings, please contact Liz DeBeer, Pottery Studio Manager at 604-983-6367.
Book your child’s birthday party in the pottery studio at Parkgate! For Birthday party booking and pricing details, please visit our Birthday Parties page.
Find that unique gift all year round! Pottery items are for sale in display cabinets in the main lobby and outside the Pottery Studio. Come and check out our display, and let the front desk staff know if there is a piece that you would like to purchase.
The Pottery Studio members sell their items periodically in the lobby and at each of our major community events held throughout the year. Please check out our events calendar for dates and details.