• Introduction-Intermediate
  • Youth

This  ONLINE workshop is geared toward Youth, ages 10-19 years, and is perfect for anyone with a desire to draw and create animated characters.  

Learn how to design and illustrate animated characters through a variety of stylistic drawing techniques using paper and pencil. Students will develop and refine their drawing skills and explore exercises covering concepts of gesture and expression, and character personality. For students with some experience, strengthen your portfolio and design structured characters for both animation and comics. 

Spring 2021: 6 Weeks: Tuition: $275

Note: there will be no class on May 24, 2021 (Victoria Day)

This course will be offered via ZOOMPrior to the course session, you will receive an invitation for the session(s) via email. You'll need a laptop, desktop or tablet, internet connection with good bandwidth and headphones (either wired or wireless). We recommend that you set up a free ZOOM account and be familiar with ZOOM prior to the class beginning.  Here is a link to help you get started: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/categories/200101697

Notes: Instructor, Enzo Avolio has been working in Animation and the Arts for over 30 years, including 14 years teaching Character Design in the BA Animation program at Sheridan College. He's been a Guest Instructor for the 'Youth Art Camp: Drawing for Animation' at TSA over the past 3 years and looks forward to offering this course online.
* This course is not currently open for registration

What you will learn

  • Implement Structure Drawing skills
  • Learn and enhance gesture, expression and personality drawing skills
  • Grow concept and imagination skills

Materials to Bring

  • sketchbook
  • paper
  • pencils
  • pens
  • eraser
  • computer
  • phone
  • email