Book illustration teaches drawing, coloring, and design. Acrylic painting improves students color mixing abilities and reinforces composition skills.
Our 9-13 year old students begin drawing in pencil before advancing to pen and ink, and then on to Watercolor. Many children choose to use their new skills to develop original pieces. Teachers work with students individually to ensure their skills progress with each new project.
Our teen-aged students are continually challenged to deepen their understanding of line, shape, value, color, and edge relationships as they improve their skills.
A gallery of oil paintings by some of The Art Academy's teen students. Teens work on ambitious projects that sometimes last a whole term and beyond.
Our manga and comic book gallery showcases both instructor and student works, titled with age.
Pen and Ink is a time-honored skill that students practice in order to master technique. It is the foundation upon which illustration is built!
This gallery showcases work from our Fantasy Painting class, focusing on character design, proportion, anatomy and comic book and graphic novel composition.
This gallery features original pencil drawings and oil paintings compositions conceived and completed using lessons learned at The Art Academy.