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Spring 2019 Schedule

Young Cartoonists ☆ 9-13yrs

SUNDAYS 2:15-3:15pm • Apr 7 - Jun 16, 2019 (9 weeks, no class Apr 20 & May 19) • $165

This class is an intro to the process of drawing comics. Students will be shown how to plan out a comic by starting with writing a script and creating rough thumbnail sketches. We will then cover the steps of comic creation, such as drawing cartoon characters, speech bubbles, and using pen & ink to outline our comic artwork.

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Drawing Manga Characters ☆ 9-13yrs

SUNDAYS 1-2pm • Apr 7 - Jun 16, 2019 (9 weeks, no class Apr 20 & May 19) • $165

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.

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Writing & Drawing Comics ☆ 10-14yrs

SATURDAYS 1-2pm • Apr 6 - Jun 15, 2019 (9 weeks, no class Apr 19 & May 18) • $165

An intermediate comic class for students who’ve completed my Young Cartoonists class. Students will continue to build their skills in comic creation by delving more in-depth into both the writing and drawing aspects of the comic craft.

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Drawing Animals ☆ 12-16yrs

SATURDAYS 2:15-3:45pm • Apr 6 - Jun 15, 2019 (9 weeks, no class Apr 19 & May 18) • $245

Teens will learn the principles of drawing animals in this class.

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Winter 2019 Schedule

Character Design for Comics ☆ 10-14yrs

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

Learn about anatomy, proportion, and design principles for creating appealing cartoon characters. We’ll create a cast for a comic together as a class! Recommended for students who have already taken my Young Cartoonists class.

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Painting Portraits ☆ 12-16yrs

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

This painting class focuses on drawing faces and capturing likeness. Working from photos and our own faces, we’ll create portraits while learning techniques for working with acrylic paint.

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Ongoing classes

The following classes are filled on an ongoing basis (you may join anytime, but I ask that you commit to 5 classes at a time).

Art Portfolio Preparation - Grades 10-12

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

This class focuses on strengthening observational drawing & painting, and helping high school students produce artwork in preparation for university & college admissions. All supplies included.

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Private lessons

Private & semi-private lessons

Classes by appointment

Do you prefer more focused, personalized classes? Want to learn in a private session with just a friend, or a sibling? I offer private lessons for digital art for both teens and adults.

Digital Art Private Lessons