Saturday Classes
Turner Studio Only

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artKids Juniors
(4 – 7 year olds)
9.00 – 10.00 am

Kids explore and experiment with different art techniques and mediums, as they connect to Artists, Literature and STEAM themes.

The focus is on the art-making process rather than outcomes.

Class is held at our artKids Studio space in Turner only.

Fees: $29.40 per session, payable by a 10-week term, and all materials are included. We run our Saturday classes over public holiday weekends – no refunds. Please note, NO classes over the Easter weekend.

Once-off Paid Trial Class: Not sure? We offer a once-off paid trial class at the single session price of $29.40 for your child before you commit to the term. Please contact us at admin@artkidsaustralia.com to book your trial.

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artKids Intermediates
(8 – 12 year olds)
10.30 am-12.00 pm

Kids explore and experiment with different art techniques and mediums, as they connect to Artists, Literature and STEAM themes.

artKids teaches creative-thinking skills as children discover there are no mistakes or flops in art, only ‘flopportunities’!

Classes are led by passionate Art Tutors sharing their love of art with your children.

Fees: $43.05 per session, payable by school term, and includes all materials. Note: we run classes on Saturdays where there is a public holiday Monday – no refunds given, however you may attend a make up session. No classes held over Easter weekend.

Once-off Paid Trial Class: not sure? We offer a once-off paid trial class at the single session price of $43.05 for your child to try before you commit for the term. Please contact us at admin@artkidsaustralia.com to book a trial.

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Anime/Cartooning (9yrs+) Foundation Skills 1.30-3.00 pm

Kids learn the basics of cartooning with a focus on Anime/Manga drawing.

This ongoing class welcomes Beginners of all ages as the skills learnt each week builds upon and reviews existing skills.

Classes cover facial features, hair, body postures, accessories, etc for human and animal characters.

Practice with different mediums including pencil, fineliners, graphic markers and inks as they explore their character.

Kids create a Character Sheet as they explore their character identity.

We explore storytelling in comic format including character development, scene setting, close ups, zoom ins, as well as cartoon techniques such as exaggeration and simplification.

Kids are encouraged to develop their own style within their favoured genre and will create an A3 multi-panel comic at the end of the term.

Fees: $43.05 per session, payable by school term, and includes all materials. Note: we run classes on Saturdays where there is a public holiday Monday – no refunds given, however you may attend a make up session. No classes held over Easter weekend.

Once-off Paid Trial class: Not sure? We offer a once-off paid trial class at $43.05 before you commit to the term. Please contact us at admin@artkidsaustralia.com to book.

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Anime/Cartooning Ongoing Club 1.30-3.00 pm

After completing the Foundation Skills classes (or showing examples of their current skills), kids can join this class with a focus on individual character and/or comic strip development at their own pace. The class operates alongside our Foundation class, with more one-on-one feedback.

Kids refine their skills in drawing facial features, hair, body postures, accessories, etc for human and animal characters. They create several Character Sheets as they explore multiple characters, for example, side-kicks and villains.

Practice with different mediums including pencil, fineliners, graphic markers and inks as they explore their character.

A greater emphasis on body movement using perspective to draw characters in action.

Explore story development using comics and storyboards.

Kids are encouraged to develop their own style within their favoured genre with the view to creating their own comic.

Fees: $43.05 per session, payable by school term, and includes all materials. Note: we run classes on Saturdays where there is a public holiday Monday – no refunds given, however you may attend a make up session. No classes held over Easter weekend.

Once-off Paid Trial class: not sure? We offer a once-off paid trial class at the single session price of $43.05 before you commit for the term. Please contact us at admin@artkidsaustralia.com to book your trial.

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artTeens/Realistic Drawing 3.30 -5.00 pm - currently on hold

We focus on building foundation drawing skills required to progress further with art and drawing.

Observational skills – we learn to really draw what we ‘see’ not what we ‘think’ we see.

Mark-making skills – pressure, direction, speed and angles.

Sketching – seeing simple shapes within objects.

Still-life drawing

Understanding tone and creating texture

Exploring perspective

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