Manga Basics

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Manga drawings from fall session, students 9-13yrs

A manga class for budding artists! Kids will learn drawing skills like proportions and facial expressions in an anime/manga style. We'll go over the step-by-step of drawing faces, hair, and clothing, and students will create colour illustrations of their own character designs.

About the instructor: Janice Liu is an illustrator and comic artist, in addition to being the owner-operator of Young Artists' Place. Her comics have been published in teen & literary magazines, and in Wayward Sisters anthology by TO Comix Press. She is also the artist and co-creator of the webcomic Chicken Soup & Goji Berries 中药鸡汤. Janice has been teaching art for kids since 2013, and works with schools and libraries to deliver comic workshops.

Class Schedule

Jan 12 - Mar 9, 2019 (no class Feb 16)8 weeksSaturdays 11am-12pm6-9$145

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* This class will also be available for ages 9-13 during the spring 2019 session! Please subscribe to my email newsletter to get notified when I open up new classes.

Student work from past classes

By Abigail and Natalie, both 6 years old