2021 Summer – Creative Sketching


Would you like your young artists to have an opportunity to further discover their inner artist by expressing their imagination?

This 4-day workshops help polish students sketching skills through portrait drawing. The students will learn techniques like proportions, shading and texture. By the end of the course, the young artists will use their creative and imaginary freedom to develop their own characters in their personal styles.

Day 1 – Portrait Proportion 1: Humans and Disney Characters

Day 2 – Portrait Proportion 2: Animals

Day 3 – Shading and Texture Techniques: Food or other Still Life

Day 4 – Final Project: Create a Character Using the Above Techniques

Supply list:

  •      Pencils (Sharpened)
  •      Eraser
  •      Sketch Book or Plain White Paper
  •      Paper Art Blenders or Q-tips (used to shade)


Course Features

  • Grade G3-6
  • Max Enroll 20
  • Class Time 10:45 am - 11:45 am EST, 7/12 - 7/15 (4 sessions)
  • Class Location Online
Free with any paid class

Audrey is a sophomore and an active member of Northville High School Art Club. All her life, she has loved art, especially sketching. This passion led to her enrolling in a multitude of art classes. In doing so, she has garnered a more in-depth understanding of many different techniques, history, as well as types of visual media. Currently, Audrey’s drawings Burnt Out and Lazy Sunday are displaying at Northville Art House’s NPS Virtual Art Exhibition and featured in the Exhibition’s poster and newsletter.

Free with any paid class