Kids &Youth Classes 2019

North Park Art Studio
Offering workshops and ongoing art classes in drawing, painting, and illustration.
#10 – 903 North Park Street, Victoria BC V8T 1C4. Canada.
Email:            Phone: 778-840-4104

Painting in Acrylics (ages 11-17)

Tuesdays 3:30-5:30pm  (6 classes) 50827719
Winter Session:   Jan 15th-Feb 19th 2019
+ Homelearner’s Option 10am-12pm (Subject to registration demand)           $170 total.

Suitable for young artists of all experience levels. Mixing techniques, painting surface prep, and composition planning will be addressed. Creative use of reference imagery and other helpful practices will be touched upon, and students will have the opportunity to work on their own projects with custom instruction and guidance tailored to their interests.

To register, email or phone 778-840-4104.

Drawing and Mixed Media (ages 8-12)

Mondays 3:30-5pm (10 classes)      $275 total. Materials included.
 Homelearner’s Option 10am-11:30am  (Subject to registration demand.)

Winter Session: Jan 14-March 25th
Spring Session: April 1-June 10

IMG_9907Students will be given opportunities through select projects to explore mediums such as graphite, pastel, watercolour, collage, and acrylic paints. A chance for young artists to refine their skills both creative and technical in an encouraging and open environment. Small class sizes allow for individualized instruction in a creative group setting.

Techniques for drawing realistically will be introduced and expanded upon; imagination and creativity are encouraged and accommodated.

To register, email or phone 778-840-4104.


Drawing and Sketchbook (ages 11-17)

Tuesdays 3:30-5:30pm (6 classes)  $185 total (material fee included).

Spring Session: Feb 26th-April 2nd 2019
& Homelearner’s Option 10am-12pm (Subject to registration demand.)

Suitable for all levels of sketching and drawing experience. Drawing fundamentals will be addressed, as well as the use of various materials and techniques. Emphasis will be on building  drawing and observational skills and fostering a resource of creative ideas within your sketchbook and at large. Fun techniques for collaging in, cataloguing content of, and other methods for further utilizing sketchbooks as an artistic workplace and idea library will be introduced, as well as various media with which to do so.

Bring a sketchbook and basic drawing materials. All other materials will be provided 

Fundamentals of Illustration (ages 11-17)

Tuesdays 3:30-5:30pm   (8 classes)   $225 total.
Spring Session: April 16-June 4th
& Homelearner’s Option 10am-12pm Tuesdays (Subject to registration demand.)

unnamedIllustration is a discipline of visual thinking and communication, which can add dimension and purpose to an existing art practice, or be your gateway into creative expression. This course will cover a wide variety of illustration practices and applications and will feature some comprehensive techniques and resources. We will be exploring visual storytelling as well as the power of design to delineate and communicate.

A hands-on introduction to the fundamental tenets of illustrative thinking and practice, and a variety of projects and exercises (with flexibility based upon student interests), touching upon the markets of children’s books, comic, poster, editorial, logo, surface and pattern illustration.

Bring basic note taking and  drawing and sketching materials.

To register, email or phone 778-840-4104.

How to Register:
Simply call or email Laura to confirm the availability of a spot in chosen course or workshop, and then send a cheque or e-transfer for the full amount to Laura Bonnie:

Cheques:   Suite #2-721 Linden Ave   Victoria BC, V8V 4G8
Interac e-transfer:

Your registration is valid once full payment is made and processed. To see full studio policy on registration, cancellations, and refunds click here.