SoCoCulture Classes

“Meet the Artist” Pinhole Camera Photography

City of Auburn Dates: 7/15 and 7/22/2017, 1:30-4 PM Meet and work with the talented artist Zachary Burns as he teaches students how to make unique photographic images! This class will explore analog photography through building the simplest type of camera, a pinhole... Read more...

Drawing Without an Eraser

City of Auburn Dates: 7/6, 7/13 and 7/20/2017, 6:30-8 PM Unlock your inner artist! For the beginner, expert, and anyone looking for a new way of viewing your world or finding your creative self.  On these beautiful summer evenings, this is an opportunity to get... Read more...

Mixed Media: Inspired by Robert Rauschenberg

City of Auburn Dates: 6/17 and 6/24/2017, 1:30-4:30 PM Mixed media is a fun and exciting way to express yourself! Inspired by the experimental and unique works of legendary mixed-media artist Robert Rauschenberg, come and learn new techniques that combine diverse... Read more...

Garden Mosaics

City of Auburn Dates: 6/3 and 6/10/2017, 1:30-6 PM Create vibrant, colorful mosaic art for the garden! This class will cover the basics for exterior and garden mosaics. Lecture will include information on substrates appropriate for exterior use and their preparation,... Read more...

“Meet the Artist” Relief Printing

City of Auburn Date: 5/27/2017, 1:30-5 PM Meet and work alongside the talented print artist Christopher Hartshorne whose dynamic work will be featured in Auburn’s Art on Main window-front gallery! Relief printmaking is the process by which an image is transferred in... Read more...

Traditional Chinese Painting

City of Auburn Date: 5/13/2017, 1:30-5 PM Learn the beautiful art of traditional Chinese painting! This course will introduce basic knowledge, appreciation, and practice of Chinese Traditional Painting (GuoHua) through hands-on learning experiences. The workshop... Read more...

Shape Up Auburn – fitness classes

Auburn Parks Department Various weekly dates Take your workout outside with this free summer six-week fitness series in Auburn Parks!  Try out a new class or join in on an old favorite. Tai Chi: Mondays, June 26-July 31, Les Gove Park, 910 9th Street SE Zumba:... Read more...

Amazing Race Summer Camp – a musical journey

Rainier Youth Choirs Dates: 8/14-27/2017, 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM  Day camp (9:30-2:30) for singers entering grades 3-9 (2017-2018 school year), staffed by Rainier Youth Choirs’ highly qualified choral directors and volunteers. Fee includes T-shirt, lunch and... Read more...

Teen environmental service camp

Shadow Lake Nature Preserve Dates: 7/18-21/2017 Get outside this summer at Shadow Lake Nature Preserve! Teens ages 13-18 will gain experience working in nature, knowledge of native plants and animals, and the opportunity to meet industry experts who can offer a window... Read more...

Introduction to Barbershop Style – workshop

Harmony Kings of Federal Way Date: 5/20/2017 This free workshop for ages 12-21 will be held at Our Saviors Baptist Church, 701 S 320th Street, on Saturday, May 20, at 10:30 AM. It is being led by a young quartet out of Southern California called NewFangled Four and... Read more...

Ballroom dance workshops for youth

Pacific Ballroom Dance Dates: Tuesday, May 16, 7-8:30 PM             Thursday, June 15, 7-8:30 PM  All youth ages 9-18 are invited to these FREE ballroom dance workshops! Youth groups and individuals ages 9-18 can come to this 90-minute workshop and learn to dance! It... Read more...

Poetry Awakens – Unlock Your Inner Poet workshop

King County Library System Poet Kiana Davis, author of Digging For Roots and From These Roots, will share her poetry and stories of how writing helped her overcome the barriers she faced growing up in poverty. Learn to use poetry prompts with themes of class,... Read more...

Make an Altered Book workshop

King County Library System For ages 14 and older, adults welcome. Bring your creativity and a hardback book to this creative class about creating altered books. You’ll paint and collage your ideas using mixed media techniques. Except for the book, all other... Read more...

Encaustic: Painting with Wax workshop

City of Auburn Date: 4//29/2017, 1:30-5 PM Encaustic painting (pigmented bees wax) is one of the oldest forms of paint. In this half day workshop we will explore several techniques that can be used by beginners and those with a bit of experience. At the end of the... Read more...

Dance classes at Allegro

Allegro Performing Arts Academy Allegro Performing Arts Academy offers classes in ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, musical theater, drama, tumbling, creative movement (Tiny tots), hip hop and occasional master classes from out-of-town choreographers.  Classes are for all... Read more...

Dance classes at Evergreen City Ballet

Evergreen City Ballet Year-round Evergreen City Ballet is one of the Northwest’s premiere dance institutions, and offers a wide range of classes year round to all ages and skill levels: Mommy & Me, Creative Movement, Angelina Ballerina, Level 1 through... Read more...

Burien Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services

www.MoshierArtCenter.org The Moshier Community Art Center, 430 S 156th, is one of Puget Sound’s hidden gems. Located in Burien, the art center provides a fully equipped ceramics studio for students from beginner to advanced skill levels. Each session we offer... Read more...