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Youth Art Classes in Studio

Looking for engaging and rewarding art classes for tweens and teens? You’ve come to the right place!

We’ll inspire you to have fun exploring new interests, nurturing your developing talent and improving your art and design skills. And, we’ll get you ready to take the next steps in your education and career path!

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Create Art Studio Animation Class technical tv film class for teens

Animation

Technical drawing class 

Learn what’s required to take your ideas from drawings to plans for animated tv and film! This technical drawing class will focus on the skills needed to develop and produce animated tv and film projects. 

Please note technology is not provided in the class. However, if students have their own tablet, the instructor will let them know the appropriate class to bring it with them, and recommendations for apps. 

Create Art Studio comics and cartooning class online for kids learn cartooning techniques at home with materials you already have

Cartooning

Creative drawing and storytelling class

Got a budding storyteller who loves to draw? We’ll develop their skills in line art, shape and texture, perspective and proportion in this fun character-focused drawing class for tweens. Creating faces, figures, animals, and backgrounds will be covered throughout the course.

Themes will be based on student interests, or if they need, we’ll provide them with a range of fun ideas.

Youth In-person Classes

Clay and Pottery

Youth Pottery Wheel and Hand-building Class

Our clay classes start with the basics of hand-building and sculpture techniques and introduces the pottery wheel to explore a range of fun and creative clay projects.

Students will have a great time learning how to express themselves with ceramics and working with our fun and engaging instructor, 

Draw and Paint

For young artists who love it all!

When you love both drawing AND painting, now you don’t need to choose! This class will develop techniques in both drawing and acrylic painting. 

Students will learn about colour mixing, composition, perspective, and more using acrylic paint and drawing tools like pencils or ink. 

Materials are included. We will get messy in this class, please dress accordingly.

Learn to draw be a fashion designer art class for kids and youth with Create Art Studio

Fashion Design

Learn to draw and design fashion class for teens

Got a budding fashionista at home? Sign them up for our totally fabulous design class!

We’ll guide them to illustrate stylish designs that are inspired by a range of styles including historical dress, tv and movie costumes and onto modern fashion styles. Along the way, they’ll learn about human proportion, colour, fabric, texture and lighting effects.

Each week, students will work on their own fashion designs, based on the guidance of the instructor.

Create Art Studio Intro to Drawing class 2

Illustration

Drawing class for youth

Whether your child has some experience with cartooning, or is starting to learning about design principles, our Illustration class is perfect to advance their drawing abilities.

We’ll guide them to develop their creative skills in line art, shape and texture, perspective and composition in this applied art class.

Illustrated Stories

Graphic story design class for tweens

Young storytellers will revel in this class that guides them to develop characters and bring stories to life in an illustrated book. Students will produce their own fun short story that’s ready for publishing. 

Inspired Artists mixed media art class for older kids pre-portfolio development art class at Create Art Studio

Inspired Artists

Mixed Media Art class for tweens

Calling all the serious young artists (and the not so serious ones)!

Inspired Artists is an engaging art class where students learn a range of drawing, painting, sculpture skills that are influenced by spectacular creations from art history.

It’s the perfect precursor to our Portfolio Prep class for middle school-age students.

Create Art Studio Sewing class for beginners Tween Learn to Sew class

Learn to Sew

Fashion and craft sewing lessons for beginners

Learn sewing in a step by step fashion – by hand and by machine. Students will learn about stitch types, fabrics, patterns, and fashion design.

Each week, students will learn and practice new skills in sewing to bring their designs to life.

Manga Anime drawing class for tweens teens at Create Art Studio

Manga Anime

Specialty drawing class for youth

Take your drawings to a new level in our Manga / Anime class. Learn drawing styles from the famous Japanese illustration style  to develop your character design skills. 

Students should ideally have some previous experience in drawing characters. 

Materials are included. 

Acrylic Painting class for youth tween painting class in-studio Create Art Studio

Portfolio Prep

Mixed Media art class for youth

Is your Teen getting ready to apply to a high school or post-secondary visual arts program? Or maybe they simply want to express their creativity and further enhance their art skills across a variety of mediums.

Students will work on preparing  their portfolio of artwork to showcase their abilities in a variety of media. If students are applying to programs with specific portfolio requirements, the instructor will support those projects. 

Instructor will provide a letter of recommendation upon request. 

Portfolio Prep for High School

Portfolio Prep for College or university

Create Art Studio Portrait Drawing class for teens

Portrait Perfection

Learn to draw faces with ease

Learn to capture the essence and beauty of a face. This class is the perfect way to get helpful instruction and feedback from our instructor as you learn the skills to draw realistic portraits. Join us to develop your drawing skills and produce impressive work to show off in your creative portfolio!

Youth In-person Classes

Sketch It!

Learn to draw class

We’ll have fun exploring line, shape, texture, perspective and proportion in this drawing class for older kids. Faces, figures, animals, and backgrounds will be covered throughout the course.

Themes will be based on student interests, and if they need a little inspiration, we’ll provide lots of creative ideas.

Online Classes

We also offer a wide range of engaging online lessons that your young artists can enjoy from the comfort of home, with options for convenient materials delivery and pickup.