Pottery Wheel

Explore the world of clay and creativity with Pottery at NVRC.
We offer programs for all ages  at our two pottery studios plus there are special studio memberships plans.

Click on the studio of your choice (Parkgate or Delbrook) below to learn more.

Delbrook Pottery Studio

This spacious, well-equipped pottery facility has a variety of membership options and instructional programs for all ages from early years to adults.

Lessons are offered for all abilities; beginner to advanced. Experienced instructors help participants explore new mediums, refine their skills and express themselves through art. The Pottery Studio equipment includes wheels, kilns, slab rollers, extruder and glazes. Clay is available for purchase from the Delbrook Front Office.

Membership opportunities

For those who want to enjoy the freedom of working on their own projects in a positive, relaxed, and non-instructional environment, a number of Pottery Studio membership options are available for individuals who have recently completed a Delbrook pottery class and orientation. Prior to purchasing a membership, please contact the Delbrook Front Office at 604-983-6530.


Memberships are available to individuals who have recently completed a Delbrook pottery class and orientation. Memberships are $63.50 per month and cannot be put on hold

Studio Times for Members

Members must pre-register for studio times. Registration is at 9:00am on Mondays for the following Monday-Sunday. 

Winter 2021 Studio times
Monday 5:00 - 8:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am – 12:00pm
Thursday 1:00 - 4:00pm
Friday 5:00 - 8:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 1:00pm
Sunday 11:00am - 2:00pm

Parkgate Pottery Studio

This bright and spacious studio includes both an indoor and outdoor workspace.
Parkgate offers a number of pottery programs for all ages from school-aged
children and youth to adults. Specially designed programs teach the basic
methods of hand building as well as glazing. Everyone has lots of fun getting their
hands dirty while creating imaginative and functional pieces. A number of studio
membership and drop-in options are available for those that want to create at
their own pace in a friendly and encouraging environment.

Planning an event? The Pottery Studio is available for private parties and special event bookings. For more
information, please contact the Recreation Programmer 604.983.6362.

Membership Opportunities
Parkgate offers a variety of Pottery Studio membership and studio drop-in options.
Prospective members are required to take a Pottery Studio orientation prior to
taking out a membership. Contact Liz DeBeer, Pottery Studio Supervisor to schedule
an appointment at 604.983.6367, or you can email her.

Full Time Studio Memberships
Annual $762 plus GST
Quarterly $216.50 plus GST
M 11:30am-3:00pm; 5:00-10:00pm
Tu & Th 8:30am-3:00pm
W 5:00-10:00pm
F 8:30am-10:00pm
Sa 12:00-6:00pm
Su 8:30am-6:00pm
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. Memberships may be limited due to space availability.