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 & coloring for kids 5 and above - basic/basic to intermediate level

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

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

4. Watercolors - intermediate level

5. Acrylic painting - 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: 4 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 a 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 in mind that the amazon links provided for most of the supplies are student quality.

WINTER SESSION I (Jan-Feb-Mar, 2023)

Monday:  1/9, 1/16, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6

Wednesday:  1/11, 1/18, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, 3/1

Friday: 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3 

Note: No classes between Jan 23-Feb 6 and Feb 10

 

Cost: $96 for the whole session OR $18 per class

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Martin Luther Day Workshop Mon, Jan 16

Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EST - Character Drawing, $30

2:30 PM – 4:00 PM EST - Fashion Illustration, $30

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EST - Watercolors, $30

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM EST - Drawing & Coloring, $30

20% discount for Siblings (In-person), group of 2+, 1+ workshops OR early registration + payment by Fri, Jan 13th.

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Indian Folk Art - Kalamkari

Intermediate Level (Age 7+, open to adults)

Dashavatar Session 2: Monday:  1/9, 1/16, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6

Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM EST (1 hour)

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 consisting of 6 classes per session and go through detailed learning of chosen Indian folk art forms.

We are working on Kalamkari Dashavatar, which will take 2 sessions to complete the painting. It is very rich and intricate design, and there are 10 figures to work on. We completed 5 avatars (Matsya, Kurma, Varah, Narsimha and Vaman) in session 1. During the Winter Session, we will focus on completing the remaining 5 avatars. Students also need to do some repetitive details at home after the class.

 

Sketching & Shading

Intermediate Level (Age 7 and above)

Wednesday: 1/11, 1/18, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, 3/1

Time: 4:30 PM - 5:30 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.

 

Drawing & Coloring

Basic to Intermediate Level (Age 5 and above)

Monday:  1/9, 1/16, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6 (Time: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM EST)

 

Friday: 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3 (Time: 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM EST)

Drawing & coloring is a basic to intermediate level course to learn how to draw in a simple way and start using different coloring mediums. Students will be provided step-by-step  instructions to draw various objects along with coloring tips. Please keep in mind that some of the paintings might take more than a class, we may or may not finish all the paintings from the flyer.

Winter Vacation Workshops

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

 

Mon 2/20, Tues 2/21, Wed 2/22, Fri 2/24 

 

Open Theme - Morning In-Person Session

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST (3 Hours)

Level: Any (Ages 7 and above)

Cost: $60 per day (including art supplies)

 

Drawing & Painting - Afternoon Online Session

Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM EST

Level - Intermediate (Ages 7 and above, open to adults)

Cost: $96 per week/$30 per day

 

Indian Folk Art- Afternoon Online Session

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM EST

Level - Intermediate (Ages 7 and above, open to adults)

Cost: $96 for the week

 

Discounts: 

20% Early Bird Discount until 2/15/2023 (registration + payment)

Join multiple sessions, siblings (In-person) or Join as a group of 2+

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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.