Art & comic classes for creative kids

Young Artists' Place is a small studio in Burnaby, BC that offers art classes focusing on drawing and storytelling. We work in mediums like digital art and comics, while emphasizing fundamental drawing skills through step-by-step demonstration of tools and techniques. Check out my class offerings, or read more about the studio's approach on the "About" page!

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Winter 2019 Programs

Manga class for kids

Manga Basics

SATURDAYS 11am-12pm • Jan 12 - Mar 9, 2019 (8 weeks, no class Feb 16) • $145

(6-9yrs) A manga class for budding artists!

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Young Cartoonists

SUNDAYS 2:45pm-3:45pm • Jan 13 - Mar 10, 2019 (8 weeks, no class Feb 17) • $145

(9-13yrs) An intro to the process of drawing comics, from scriptwriting to artwork to lettering.

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Young Cartoonists

SUNDAYS 2:45pm-3:45pm • Jan 13 - Mar 10, 2019 (8 weeks, no class Feb 17) • $145

(9-13yrs) An intro to the process of drawing comics, from scriptwriting to artwork to lettering.

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Character Design for Comics

SATURDAYS 1-2pm • Jan 12 - Mar 9, 2019 (8 weeks, no class Feb 16) • $145

(10-14yrs) Create appealing cartoon characters with personality.

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Painting Portraits

SUNDAYS 1-2:30pm • Jan 13 - Mar 10, 2019 (8 weeks, no class Feb 17) • $235

(12-16yrs) This painting class focuses on drawing faces and capturing likeness.

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Painting Portraits

SUNDAYS 1-2:30pm • Jan 13 - Mar 10, 2019 (8 weeks, no class Feb 17) • $235

(12-16yrs) This painting class focuses on drawing faces and capturing likeness.

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Ongoing classes

Portfolio life drawing

Art Portfolio Preparation

SUNDAYS 10:30am-12pm • Ongoing • $165 for 5 classes

(grades 10-12) This class focuses on strengthening observational drawing & painting, and helping high school students produce artwork in preparation for university & college admissions.

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Drawing & Painting 6-9 yrs

WEDNESDAYS 4pm-5pm • $110 for 5 classes

(6-9 yrs) This weekly class covers drawing and painting in a variety of materials. Students learn art fundamentals through projects revolving around observation and stories.

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Drawing & Painting 6-9 yrs

WEDNESDAYS 4pm-5pm • $110 for 5 classes

(6-9 yrs) This weekly class covers drawing and painting in a variety of materials. Students learn art fundamentals through projects revolving around observation and stories.

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Drawing & Painting 8-11 yrs

FRIDAYS 4pm-5pm • $110 for 5 classes • CLASS IS TEMPORARILY PAUSED - WILL REOPEN IN MARCH

(8-11 yrs) This weekly class covers drawing and painting in a variety of materials. Students develop drawing skills, and learn creative problem-solving.

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Studio Updates

Winter classes are now open for registration!