As a parent, you probably love to hear the phrase, “Look what I made!” - when you kid is able to give you a sneak peak of his or her imagination, thoughts, and experiences, it not only brightens up your day, but they gain numerous developmental benefits.
Why should kids learn drawing and sketching?
- Gets the creative juices flowing
- Develops confidence & boosts self-esteem
- Develops a sense of shape, forms, textures, and colors
- Improves memory and expression of emotions
- Increases emotional intelligence
- Develops fine motor skills, communication and observation skills
... Plus it's just tons of fun!
These online group classes will help your kid develop an understanding of various drawing techniques needed to create an art piece. The teaching process will start from scratch - the kids will learn about observing shapes and placing them together. They will then learn how to use lines to form shapes and develop ideas on proportions to bring the drawing together. This drawing course will cultivate critical thinking skills, develop hand-eye coordination, and motor abilities. Students can choose 1, 4, 8 or 12 sessions to cover as many topics as they want.
Their instructor, Anamika Paul, will be their guide throughout the class and will demonstrate each step in detail. She will encourage the kids and ensure that they're grasping the information with ease so that they can comfortably put their artistic expressions on paper. Each session will focus on different subjects that are interesting and kid-friendly, and by the end of the class, your kid would have completed 8 beautiful drawings.
Students will be divided based on age:
Pre-Junior Group (5 to 9 years) 4.30pm to 5.30pm Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays, 9am to 10am Saturdays & Sundays
Junior Group (10 to 13 years) 4.30 to 5.30 pm Mondays & Fridays, 10am to 11pm Saturdays & Sundays
- Learn the elements of art - Line, Shape, Form, Color, Space, and Texture.
- Learn the principles of art - scale, proportion, unity, variety, rhythm, mass, shape, space, balance, volume, perspective, and depth.
- Principles of compositions
- Linear & ariel perspectives
- Learn the concepts of light & shadow
- Draw interesting subjects like Animals, Birds, Objects, Landscapes, Cartoon Characters, Anime Characters, Unicorns, dolls, Elsa, Ana, Moana, Cinderella, Mermaid, Harry Potter, Hermione, Rapunzel, sunset, palm trees, waterfall, popsicles, ice cream, donuts, and many more interesting subjects
- Learn Color Theory. Creative coloring method using crayons like layering, textures, and gradients.
- Principles of foreground, midground, and background in your drawings
- Brief introduction of the subject of drawing
- Breaking down the steps to make the drawing process easy
- Live step-by-step process by the instructor
- Flexibility in the pace of class depending on the audience
- Easy break down of the steps of drawing and coloring
- Importance to the aesthetics of the drawing
- Exciting and passionate method of teaching guaranteed
Students must ensure that they have access to a computer, tablet, or smartphone, and an internet connection. Students will also need the following materials:
- Drawing paper A4 size, pencils, eraser, color pencils, crayons & marker pens
- A set of watercolor paints and brushes if the kid prefers to fill colors with watercolor
All sessions are valid for 45 days upon booking
5 - 13 years old
- Upon booking the class, the instructor will contact the student to send a link to the online portal, where the class will be conducted
- Students will be divided into timeslots and groups based on age (5-9 years & 10-13 years)