Drawing Animals - 9 weeks

Drawing Animals - 9 weeks


Teens will learn the principles of drawing animals in this class. By studying the unique anatomy and properties of animals, students will arrive at a better understanding of how to depict different types of animals. The focus will be on practicing how to construct animal bodies and capture realistic proportions by studying photo references.

We’ll use a variety of mediums, like watercolours, pastels, and inks, to break out of pencil drawing.

Beginners and intermediate artists are all welcome! 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.


  • Apr 6 - Jun 15, 2019 • SATURDAYS 2:15 - 3:45pm (12-16yrs)

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


This class has started already. If you’d like to join mid-session, please contact me! The class fee will be pro-rated.

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  2. Pay in-person with cash or cheque: Register by filling in this form.

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