Kids & Teen Class Schedule

Kids & Teen Class Schedule

KIDS & TEEN CLASSES


SPRING 2019 SCHEDULE If you miss the first week or two of classes you can usually join part way through for a pro-rated fee.  Contact the studio for more info.


DRAWING FUN (7-12yrs) REGISTER

This class is all about learning and practicing new skills and techniques through a new project each week. This class will help you stretch and strengthen your observation and drawing skills which will help you to improve and develop your own style of drawing. Lots of fun and lots of learning!  Instructor: Jodi

  • Mondays | Apr 8 – Jun 10 | 3:30 – 5:00pm
  • 8 classes | $200+GST
  • No classes on April 22 (Easter) and May 20 (Victoria Day)
  • 8/8 spots available

LITTLE ARTISTS (4-5yrs) REGISTER

Join us for some creative arts and crafts. We will play with colours, lines and shapes through a variety of fun and silly projects based on a weekly theme.  Instructor:  Jodi

  • Tuesdays | Apr 9 – Jun 11 | 10:00 – 11:00am
  • 10 classes | $150+GST
  • 6/6 spots available

ARTSY AFTERNOONS (5-9yrs) REGISTER

Spend the afternoon working with pencils, markers, oil pastels and watercolours to create a variety of fun and colourful projects. These classes are all about being playful, learning about colours and different mediums and enjoying the art making process.   Instructor:  Jodi

  • Tuesdays | Apr 9 – Jun 11 | 3:30 – 5:00pm
  • 10 classes | $250+GST
  • 8/8 spots available

LEARN TO DRAW MANGA (10-15yrs) REGISTER

Do you like the style of Manga comics and want to learn how to draw those characters? This program will take you through the steps to draw in the Manga style. Be prepared to practice between classes.  Instructor:  Mariesa

  • Tuesdays | Apr 9 – Jun 11 | 7:00 – 8:30pm
  • 10 classes | $250+GST
  • 7/8 spots available

COMICS & FLIPBOOK ANIMATION (8-12yrs) REGISTER

Design cartoon characters and start to bring them to life with some basic flipbook animation.  Learn to control the speed, hold an object in place and even make your character do a little dance.  Explore some basic animation techniques through this fun class.  Instructor:  Jodi

  • Wednesdays | Apr 10 – Jun 12 | 3:30 – 5:00pm
  • 10 classes | $250+GST
  • 8/8 spots available

DRAWING CLUB (10-15yrs) REGISTER

Drawing Club is the time and place to get creative, meet and hang out with other artists and experiment with some drawing techniques inspired by your peers.  Use our studio supplies and equipment to work on your own projects and get some tips and guidance along the way.  Facilitator:  Jodi

  • Wednesdays | Apr 10 – Jun 12 | 7:00 – 8:30pm
  • 10 club nights | $85+GST or drop in for $10

NATURE & OUTDOOR DRAWING (8-12yrs)

Spring is a great time to get outdoors to draw!  In this class we’ll explore different techniques for sketching and colouring plants and animals both in the studio and outdoors.  In addition, students will be provided with a sketchbook to start keeping their own nature journal.  Instructor:  Jodi

  • Thursdays | Apr 11 – Jun 13 | 3:30 – 5:00pm REGISTER
  • 10 classes | $250+GST
  • 8/8 spots available

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  • Saturdays | Apr 6 – Jun 15  | 3:00 – 4:30pm REGISTER
  • 8 classes | $200+GST
  • No classes on April 20 (Easter Weekend), May 18 (Victoria Day Weekend) and June 1 (Oak Bay Tea Party)
  • 7/8 spots available

DRAWING EXPLORATION (10-14yrs) REGISTER

In this fun and challenging class we’ll work with a variety of drawing mediums to help you to improve your observation and drawing skills.   We’ll play with perspective, shading , colour and lots of rendering techniques to help you to explore and develop your own style.  Instructor:  Jodi

  • Thursdays | Apr 11 – Jun 13 | 7:00 – 8:30pm
  • 10 classes | $250+GST
  • 8/8 spots available

CREATIVE KIDS (4-6yrs) REGISTER

In this class we’ll create lots of fun projects together based on a weekly theme.  Creativity and playfulness will be encouraged by experimenting with everything from watercolours to salt dough!    Instructor:  Jodi

  • Saturdays | Apr 6 – Jun 15  | 11:00am – 12:30pm
  • 8 classes | $200+GST
  • No classes on April 20 (Easter Weekend), May 18 (Victoria Day Weekend) and June 1 (Oak Bay Tea Party)
  • 8/8 spots available

SKETCHING & DOODLING FUN (7-10yrs) REGISTER

In this class we’ll sketch and doodle from both reference photos and from our imaginations!  Then we’ll play with adding colour to our sketches to learn the effects of using different colours. Through it all students will practice good drawing habits as well as get a chance to experiment with pen & ink, charcoal,  pencil crayons, pastels and more.  Instructor:  Jodi

  • Saturdays | Apr 6 – Jun 15  | 1:00 – 2:30pm
  • 8 classes | $200+GST
  • No classes on April 20 (Easter Weekend), May 18 (Victoria Day Weekend) and June 1 (Oak Bay Tea Party)
  • 8/8 spots available

 



CLASSES CURRENTLY IN SESSION


WINTER 2019 SCHEDULE If you miss the first week or two of classes you can usually join part way through for a pro-rated fee.  Contact the studio for more info.


DRAWING FUN (7-12yrs)
This class is all about challenging yourself to practice skills and techniques on new projects each week. This program will help you stretch and strengthen your observation and drawing skills which will build your confidence to help you succeed with your own personal drawing goals. Lots of fun and lots of learning!

Instructor:  Jodi

  • Mondays | January 14 – March 11 |3:30 – 5:00pm | $200+GST
  • 8 sessions – no class Monday, Feb 18
  • 0/8 spots available

LITTLE ARTISTS (4-5yrs)
Join us for some creative arts and crafts. We will play with colours, lines and shapes through a variety of fun and silly projects based on a weekly theme.

Instructor:  Jodi

  • Tuesdays | January 15 – March 12 | 10:00 – 11:00am | $135+GST
  • 9 sessions
  • 5/8 spots available

ARTSY AFTERNOONS (5-9yrs)
Spend the afternoon working with pencils, pen and ink, markers, oil pastels and watercolour paints to create a variety of different 2D and 3D projects. These classes are all about being playful and having fun with art.

Instructor:  Jodi

  • Tuesdays | January 15 – March 12 | 3:30 – 5:00pm | $225+GST (will be prorated for remaining classes)
  • 9 sessions
  • 1/8 spots available

LEARN TO DRAW MANGA (10-15yrs)
Do you like the style of Manga comics and want to learn how to draw those characters? This program will take you through the steps to draw in the Manga style. Be prepared to practice between classes.

Instructor:  Mariesa

  • Tuesdays | January 15 – March 12 | 7:00 – 8:30pm | $225+GST
  • 9 sessions
  • 0/8 spots available

GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMIC ILLUSTRATION (9-13yrs)
Stretch and strengthen your illustration and drawing skills in this class. Projects will be very individualized based on the interest and personal style of each student with a focus on practicing the steps that take a project from initial story and style exploration to final rendering. Lots of learning and fun in this class!

Instructor:  Jodi

  • Wednesdays | January 16 – March 13 | 3:30 – 5:00pm | $250+GST
  • 8 sessions – no class January 30
  • 4/8 spots available

DRAWING CLUB (10-15yrs) 

The goal of Drawing Club is to provide a fun, creative, hang out spot for kids and teens who like to draw where they can practice some of their drawing skills and be challenged and inspired by their peers. Use our supplies and equipment to work on your own projects and get some tips and guidance along the way. Drop-In $10.

Instructor:  Jodi

  • Wednesdays | January 16 – March 13 | 7:00 – 8:30pm | $68 or $10 Drop-In.
  • 8 sessions – no class January 30

DRAWING SKILLS & FUN (7-12yrs) CANCELLED DUE TO LOW ENROLLMENT

Learn how to work with lines, shading and perspective to create the illusion of depth and form in your drawings. Learn to compose a picture that has balance and is pleasing to the eye. This class is for those who have some beginner drawing experience and are interested in improving their skills and their final creations.

Instructor:  Jodi

  • Thursdays |January 17–March 14 | 3:30 – 5:00pm | $200+GST
  • 8 sessions – no class February 14
  • 8/8 spots available

ARTSY MORNINGS (5-9yrs) CANCELLED DUE TO LOW ENROLLMENT
Spend the morning working with pencils, pen and ink, markers, oil pastels and watercolour paints to create a variety of different 2D and 3D projects. These classes are all about being playful and having fun with art.

Instructor:  Jodi

  • Saturdays | January 12 – March 9 | 10:30am – 12:00pm | $200+GST
  • 8 sessions – no class Feb 16
  • 7/8 spots available

COMIC FUN (7-12yrs)
For new students and students who have already taken a cartooning/comic class or camp at the Playful Pencil, this class provides instruction and practice to help you develop your story ideas and cartoon characters to create comics that you can share with your friends.

Instructor:  Jodi

  • Saturdays | January 12 – March 9 | 12:30 – 2:00pm | $200+GST
  • 8 sessions – no class Feb 16
  • 4/8 spots available

DRAWING FUN (7-12yrs)
This class is all about challenging yourself to practice skills and techniques on new projects each week. This program will help you stretch and strengthen your observation and drawing skills which will build your confidence to help you succeed with your own personal drawing goals. Lots of fun and lots of learning!

Instructor:  Jodi

  • Saturdays | January 12 – March 9 | 2:30 – 4:00pm | $200+GST
  • 8 sessions – no class Feb 16
  • 0/8 spots available