Digital Drawing and Painting classes for kids 8-12 years old
Mountain View: Wednesday 4:45pm - 6:15pm
San Francisco: Saturday 1:45-3:15pm
San Jose 1: Friday 4:45pm - 6:15pm
San Jose 2: Sunday1:30pm - 3:00pm
If you find your child doodling on iPad all the time, it's probably time to start taking a hobby more seriously and learn to paint and draw freely in digital form. After all, it's a requirement for all art-related professions. Also, save paper:)
Designed for kids 8-12 years old, this class teaches art fundamentals in a fun and creative way through digital media Procreate, a mighty and artist-friendly iPad app. We welcome kids with an interest in digital media, beginner or intermediate artists. During this class, they will learn to express their visual ideas in digital form, drawing people, animals, and vehicles with confidence from real life or imagination.
Semester 1: 2D world.
Lesson 1. Introducing basic interface, drawing geometric shapes, drawing a simple cartoon character
Lesson 2. Study of facial features
Lesson 3. Drawing a face (human or human-like character), front view
Lesson 3. Drawing a face (human or human-like character), side view
Lesson 4. Facial expressions
Lesson 5. Basic anatomy of humans/ human-like characters
Lesson 6. Drawing a character in motion
Lesson 7. Basic anatomy of animals, variations of proportions
Lesson 7. Drawing an animal in motion
Lesson 9. Drawing simple objects in perspective
Lesson 10. Drawing a vehicle.
Lesson 11. Drawing architecture.
Lesson 12. Drawing a source of light.
Lessons 13-15. Final project: a composition that includes architecture, animals, humans and a vehicle.
Students bring their own iPads and Apple pencils.
12.9-inch iPad Pro (2015, 2017 and 2018 models)
11-inch iPad Pro
10.5-inch iPad Pro
9.7-inch iPad Pro
iPad (6th generation/2018 model)
iPad (5th generation/2017 model)
iPad Air 3
iPad Air 2
iPad mini 5
iPad mini 4
iPad mini 3
iPad mini 2