Arts and Music


Art Achieve

Elementary and middle school art

Arts Attack – Atelier Art – Homeschool Art

Arts Umbrella Inspiring Kids for Life through Art. (South Surrey and Surrey Centre locations) Visual Arts/Theatre class on Fridays for Home Learners. Meets requirements for B.C. Min of Ed. Learning Outcomes

‘Art with a Purpose’ Art pacs 1 – 8

by Rod and Staff Pub.

Beauty and the Phi Ratio, Thinking Skills Online Dojo

See ‘curriculum suppliers’ tab for full description. Contact:

Burnaby Art Gallery

Visual Arts School Programs for Home Learners

Creating a Masterpiece

art DVDs, lessons in pastel, ink and watercolor, ink, and pencil

Red Ted’s Art Blog

Semiahmoo Arts

Art for Homeschool Learners

Designed for home learners, this daytime art class provides your child the opportunity to explore a variety of art techniques such as drawing and painting, print-making, sculpture and pottery. Young artists will learn new techniques and build on existing skills with the guidance of practicing artist and educator, Bev Ellis. All supplies included.

#4517079 $150 for 8 classes Apr 25-Jun 13 Tuesdays 10:00-11:30 AM 5-9 yrs

#4517092 $160 for 8 classes Apr 25-Jun 13 Tuesdays 12:00-2:00 PM 10-17 yrs

Register via or by phone. (604) 501-5100

South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre

14601 – 20th Avenue

Surrey, BC V4A 9P5

(604) 536-8333

Surrey Art Gallery opportunities for families and youth, City of Surrey

arts and heritage,


surrey art gallery, learning,

courses and workshops.

Crafts South Surrey


DanceWest Offering competitive and recreational dance training to children between the ages of 3-18 since 1979. Located on the Surrey/Delta border.

Hearts for Him – Homelearners Dance Group Ages: 6-12 year olds When: September 15th-December 1st (12 week program) Tuesdays 1:15-2:15 Cost: $36 Where: Christian Life Assembly (#110-12332 Pattullo Pl, Surrey, beside Scott Rd Station) Contact: Crystal <>

Description: Semi –structured dance class for boys and girls to freely express themselves through movement and music (primarily praise & worship). Students will learn dance concepts (space, speed, levels, effort/force, direction, pathways), and the class will include singing, stretching, prop use (scarves, ribbons, instruments, parachute), choreography and much time for creative freedom to move and praise in their own way. There will be a party and show for the families, on the last class.

There is also a preschool dance class (12-1pm) and a Mom’s group with a music and movement component (9:45-11:45am) on the same day prior to the homeleaners class.

Instructor: Crystal Spannier

Bio: 10 years with the Port Moody Rec Center as a preschool/child Instructor (dance, music, gymnastics, art, outdoor exploration). Dance background: ballet, hip hop, jazz, creative movement, cheer/stunting. Certified Group Fitness Instructor (Praise & Worship Dance Fitness). School of Ministry Student @ Calvary Worship Center. Passionate about learning, education, children, dance, building community, biblical study, reformation and revival and the transformative power of God.


Bard on the Beach (Shakespeare productions – Vancouver) summer

Carousel Theatre for Young People (theatre productions on Granville Island)

Joey Clarkson Musical Theatre teaching tour (5 days, annual) ArtStarts Artist in the Classroom

Lindbjerg Academy of Performing Arts

Home Learners Program

Over 20 Years of teaching the art of musical theatre, dance, singing and acting in a fun, supportive environment. Located in Coquitlam, BC

Several of our students have performed in commercials, made for TV movies, voiceovers for cartoons and animated feature films. They are also regularly chosen to do roles in community theatre productions for Royal City Musical Theatre, Theatre Under the Stars and Footlight Theatre Company.

Our Broadway Home Stars Musical Theatre sessions begin every September and run until June. Every second year students participate in a Christmas production. Beginners Welcome!


phone: 604-777-2211

Xtreme Theatre

A homeschool musical theatre company that does high quality shows in April and May every year.

Two shows performed:

Juniors (ages 8-14) with a minis (ages 5-8) opening show,

Seniors (ages 14-18).

Tickets to the student shows:

Group bookings with a minimum of 20 students: Ticket price $9 each. Reserve your group seats directly with the ACT by calling 604-476-2790 or email –


Movie Makers specializing in educational films and documentaries – homeschool family from Alberta

Reel to Reel (Vancouver) International Film Festival for youth

Tomorrow’s Filmmakers Online Christian Film Academy for Homeschoolers

A place where you can learn all about film without compromising your faith and convictions

training in videography, directing, producing

learn how to use your camera and your own creativity effectively.

low-cost, high-quality film courses


Alm’s house – Music, Art & Writing Lessons, Learn to Combine the Three.

Ali Marsman – published author/illustrator and pianist/teacher.

Private and group lessons in home studio, and can also travel to the students’ homes

134 @ 83a Avenue, Surrey BC, V3W 0Y1

Monday-Friday 9:00am-9:00pm

Saturday-Sunday 10:00am-9:00pm


Tel: 778-725-8301


BC Girls Choir Twice a year, offer an honour choir for girls in grades 4-7. This is a chance to sample our choir (4 x 90-minute sessions) and participate in our Christmas concert. contact: <>

Carillon Music (Surrey – Newton, Burnbay)

Serving Surrey for over 40 years.

Piano, Guitar, Violin, Voice lessons (private and group)

Annual ‘Church Musicians Summer Institute’ introducing pianists to organ – 2nd week of August

7050 King George Blvd., Surrey, 604-591-1161

Christy Kuettel (Surrey – Fraser Heights) Homeschool mom – homeschool choir, private piano lessons, homeschool drama

Fun with composers

Home Learners Concert Band program

Brenda Khoo (Conductor-Brass, Wind and Wire)

9 years and up, beginners – experienced Participate in learning a concert band instrument and being part of a concert band ensemble.

weekly ensemble classes in Richmond.

Contact: Brenda Khoo

Home School Music Appreciation

appropriate for middle-school or high-school use – material for 1 high-school credit) course

Covers the basics of How Music Works and Music History (200 PDF pages of instructional material, and over 350 musical examples)

Cost: $29.99, plus $2.00 shipping (US). On one flash drive.


Joystrings – harp, Twice annual ‘Sing & Play Along’ (Hymn, Christmas Carol). Annual Harpeggio Ensemble concert.

Kristiana Dixon (Langley) piano teacher (Langley and Cloverdale and part of Surrey) half hour lessons, in-home studio or at student home

Linda Jane’s Creative Music Factory

Music Box – Music and Theatre Academy teaching Piano, Voice, Guitar and Ukulele. Location: River Market at the New Westminster Quay

Music For Young Children

Praise Wong’s Piano Studio

Experienced Piano Teacher with a Bachelor of Education who will help instill the passion of music in your child. Opportunities to perform in two recitals throughout the year. Lessons will be taught on a grand piano at the studio or we can discuss lessons at your home as well.


Phone: 778-866-0430

Resound School of Music At home music lessons, Surrey, Langley, White Rock, New Westminster B.C.

Studio G Music Lessons for various instruments

Traditional Learning Academy (Surrey)

TLA hosts various educational service providers in our classrooms. These instructors rent TLA classroom space and operate independently from TLA. All providers are screened and have criminal record checks with TLA.

Guitar classes for grades 7-12

Vanessa Rektor North Delta music educator (20 years) Private classes which specialize in piano performance and theory, and group classes which which cover more general topics such as an introduction to music, and music history.


Creative Cube Mobile Studio. (local) Art and science educational events and parties (30’ft mobile custom studio). For birthday parties, class (minimum of 15)

Growing Up Sewing (Abbotsford – 7 and up)

The Party Animal Plan a Child’s Party that will make the guests ROAR with Excitement Crafts, games, printables, gifts, cakes and treats, decorating