Creative Painting

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Drawing & painting class

In this art class, children develop an understanding of the fundamentals of art, including form, colour, and proportions, and learn to use different art tools.

Projects will cover drawing and painting techniques with a variety of materials, such as watercolours, pastels, and pen & ink. Projects in this class loosely alternate between more creativity-focused projects and more technique-focused projects. Students are encouraged to develop confidence and independence in their art-making.

In my children's classes I focus on teaching practical art techniques, such as how to capture proportions, draw from observation, and use different materials. Children are encouraged to use their own problem-solving skills and be imaginative in their art-making.

All supplies are included.


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

Apr 6 - Jun 15, 20199 weeksSaturdays 11am - 12pm6-9$180

There is no class on April 19 (Easter long weekend) or May 18 (Victoria Day weekend).

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