Online Classes for Kids & Teens

We continue to offer online classes for children ages 5 and above to learn how to draw, color or paint with a professional artist from anywhere in the world. These classes are designed to keep kids engaged, productive and learning in a stress free and fun environment from the comfort of home.

 

We have following online classes for children, which we change occasionally to give them exposure to different artforms and technique.:

1. Step-by-step drawing for kids 5 and above - basic/basic to intermediate level

2. Sketching & Shading - basic to intermediate/intermediate level 

3. Character drawing/cartooning, anime drawings - basic to intermediate level

4. Watercolors - basic to intermediate level

5. Acrylic painting - basic to intermediate level

6. Indian Folk art - intermediate level

 

If you do not find the class you would like to do, you can contact us to customize the class for you.

 

Note: 6 or more students are required to conduct any classes or workshops. If we cancel class due to not having enough registrations or any other reason, you'll get 100% refund. We could try to customize a class, if you have a group of 6+ students.

 

Note: Please review supplies list to get things ready for the class. Please keep is mind that the amazon links provided for most of the supplies are student quality.

FALL SESSION I (Sep-Oct, 2022)

Tuesday:  9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, Thursday:  9/8  and Friday: 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14

 

FALL SESSION II (Nov-Dec, 2022)

Tuesday:  11/15, 11/22, 11/29, 12/6, 12/13, 12/20, and Friday: 11/11, 11/18, 12/2, 12/9, 12/16, 12/23

 

Cost: $96 per session/6 classes OR $18 per class

Indian Folk Art (FALL SESSION I)

Intermediate Level (Age 7+, open to adults)

Tuesday:  9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST

 

Whether you're a beginner or an expert level artist, if you want to learn different folk and traditional Indian art forms, then this course is for you!

We will focus on different art forms in each session consisting of 6 classes and go through detailed learning of chosen Indian folk art forms. During the Fall Session 1, we will focus on Kalamkari art form. This art form is very rich and intricate, and it will take entire session/6 classes to complete an artwork. You also need to add some repetitive details at home after the class.

 

Sketching & Shading (FALL SESSION I)

Intermediate Level (Age 7 and above)

Tuesday:  9/6, Tuesday 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11

Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM EST

 

Sketching and shading is an intermediate level course to learn  and sharpen drawing and shading skills. Students will learn step-by-step  techniques using dry coloring mediums (e.g. shading pencils, charcoal, color pencils, watercolor pencils etc.  It usually takes multiple classes to finish the work.

School Vacation Workshops

Beginner to Intermediate Level (Age 7+, open to adults)

 

Monday, September 26 - Rosh Hashanah

Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST 

Cost: $30

 

Wednesday, October 5 - Yom Kippur

Time: 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM EST 

Cost: $30

 

Monday, October 10 - Columbus Day

Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST 

Cost: $30

 

Friday, November 11 - Veterans Day

Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST

Cost: $30

 

Join all 4 for $100

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Step-by-step Drawing (FALL SESSION I)

Basic to Intermediate Level (Age 5 and above)

Friday: 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14

Time: 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM EST

 

Step-by-step drawing/cartooning is a basic to intermediate level course to learn how to draw in a simple way. Students will be provided step-by-step  instructions to draw various objects along with coloring tips. We will be more focused on drawing various objects. Students can choose to color in the class or after the class at their own pace.

 

Anime Characters (FALL SESSION I)

Intermediate Level (Age 7 and above)

Friday: 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14

Time: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM EST

 

Characters and Illustrations are your go-to for designing your own anime characters as well as creating illustrations. This course is set up to help you step by step with understanding the basics of shapes and forms to anime bodies, as well as walking through design. It will take a couple of classes to finish a character in the class. We will be using pencils and fine point sharpies.

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Frequently Asked Questions

 

What Ages is this for?

Beginners level kids classes are great for children ages 5 and above. Beginner to intermediate level classes are more suitable for kids 7 and above and intermediate level classes are for kids 9 and above. This is just a generic guideline, but it is open if you believe your kid can perform at that level..

 

What supplies are needed?

You need a laptop/desktop/iPad/Mobile device to connect to a zoom video conference in order to join the classes. Most of the classes use minimum supplies like papers and pencils for these classes, which can easily be found in most households. You'll receive instructions about how to join online classes and other details  after receiving your registration and payment.

 

Do you offer free intro classes for new students?

New students can request a free trial class by sending a message at raksha@brushandpaisley.com.

 

What if I have more than 1 kid that wants to join? 

Since my classes are over zoom. The price is per family! So if sibling(s) want to join, I’m more than happy to accomodate. My classes are also great as family activities. 

 

What if I have to miss a class?

If you know you are going to miss a class, you must notify me 48 hours ahead of time via email. There are no refunds for missed classes. But a missed class can be applied as credit for a future class.