All our classes include :

  • LEARNING of human anatomic drawing in manga
  • DEVELOPMENT of a personal style
  • EXPLORATION of different techniques of coloring
  • CREATION of a scenario and a manga plate

REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR DISCOVERY WORKSHOPS AND SUMMER CAMPS

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All our classes are based on manga-style techniques. Whatever your level is, we recommend to begin with the Beginner level.

The goal of the session is to create your own manga of a few pages.
Open to all from 7 to 16 years old.

Dates : date coming for the Fall 2018 session

Duration : 2 hours (1 hour of lesson + 1 hour of guided practice)

Schedule : 2-hour classes every 2 Sundays, from 11.00am to 1.00pm

Details : class is given on computer and white board. We provide all necessary equipment but you can bring your own if you prefer. There are only small groups of maximum 10 attendees. A 40.00 $ deposit will be asked at registration. These fees are not refundable except in case of cancellation due to lack of number.
‘’A la carte’’ option : choose 1 class in the following program and join the group (*given that places are still available)

Registration for 1 Session 175$ 139$
Registration for 1 class 25$
Program :

 

Class No 1 : Facial expressions
How to depict facial expressions according to mood, state of mind and feelings of a manga character

Class No2 : Face’s shoots
How to draw head, face and neck from various points of view.

Class No 3 : Hair
Study of several types of hair (stroke, wavy, curly) and several forehead hairstyles (quiff, fringe, bare forehead). Let go off your creativity !

Class No 4 : Body
Body proportions of a male and female character. Focus on hands and feet.

Class No 5 : Clothes
From school uniforms to knight armors and so much more ! You will learn how to draw clothes worn on characters, how to create folds and depict different types of materials. Once again, let go off your creativity !

Class No 6 : Coloring
Study of harmony between colors, shading and lighting. Bring your colored pencils.

Class No 7 : Chibi drawing from A to Z
All steps to create your own personalized chibi character. Bring your colored pencils.

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This session being based-on manga-style techniques, you’d rather follow the Beginner level before starting the Intermediary level.

The goal of the session is to create your own manga of a few pages.
Open to all from 7 to 16 years old.

Dates :  date coming for the Fall 2018 session

Duration : 2 hours (1 hour of lesson + 1 hour of guided practice)

Schedule : 2-hour classes every 2 Sundays, from 1.00pm to 3.00pm

Details : class is given on computer and white board. We provide all necessary equipment but you can bring your own if you prefer. There are only small groups of maximum 10 attendees. A 40.00 $ deposit will be asked at registration. These fees are not refundable except in case of cancellation due to lack of number.
‘’A la carte’’ option : choose 1 class in the following program and join the group (*given that places are still available)

Registration for 1 Session 175$ 139$
Registration for 1 class 25$
Program :

 

Class No 1 : Postures
Introduction to basic body postures, seen from various points of view.

Class No 2 : Movement
Theory and exercises on the character in motion.

Class No 3 : Coloring
Detailed study of lighting and shading.

Class No4 : Clothes
How to draw complex clothes worn on a manga character, folds and different types of material

Class No 5 : Backgrounds
Basic techniques to be able to draw places, buildings, nature and other background elements.

Class No 6 : Japanese comics
Overall analysis of different aspects of japanese comics. Study of speed lines, onomatopoeias and cutting-out of a story-board.

Class No 7 : Yonkama
Create your own 4-box manga plate.

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You have to have followed the Intermediary level before starting the Advanced level.

The goal of the session is to create your own manga of a few pages.
Open to all from 7 to 16 years old.

Dates : date coming for the Fall 2018 session

Duration : 2 hours (1 hour of lesson + 1 hour of guided practice)

Schedule : 2-hour classes every 2 Sundays, from 1.00pm to 3.00pm

Details : class is given on computer and white board. We provide all necessary equipment but you can bring your own if you prefer. There are only small groups of maximum 10 attendees. A 40.00 $ deposit will be asked at registration. These fees are not refundable except in case of cancellation due to lack of number
‘’A la carte’’ option : choose 1 class in the following program and join the group (*given that places are still available)

Registration for 1 Session 175$ 139$
Registration for 1 class 25$
Program :

 

Class No 1 : Foreshortenings
Study of foreshortening drawing on manga characters.

Class No 2 : Animals
How to draw certain animals, magical creatures and Pokemons.

Class No 3 : Onomatopoeias
What is the origin of japanese onomatopoeias and how to use them.

Class No 4 : Scenario – part 1
Create your own story-board, character files and places for your manga.

Class No 5 : Scenario – part 2
Sketch your manga.

Class No 6 : Scenario – part 3
Complete the final version of your manga. Optional coloring.

Class no 7 : Final presentation
Diffusion of all works on internet and moment of experience sharing with other attendees.

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Our Manga drawing discovery workshops take place between each session in order to give you a general idea of how our regular sessions work and to understand the teacher’s approach…. or simply to discover what is manga drawing and its specific techniques.

Always on a different theme and very cheap, our Discovery workshops are open to all with no exception !

Next dates : July, Sunday 29th, August, Sunday 12th and Sunday 19th

Duration : 2 hours

Schedule : from 11.00am to 1.00pm

Details : class is given on computer and white board. We provide all necessary equipment but you can bring your own if you prefer. Registration is subject to availability, we recommend to book in advance. The whole payment will be required at registration. These fees are not refundable except in case of cancellation from owing to ourselves.

Registration for 1 class 5$
Program :

 

How to draw character’s faces, male and female, at different ages, in mangas

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Our summer camps are specialized in manga or japanese culture themes. Whether origami, manga drawing basis, manga character looking crafts, japanese floral art, or even Christmas or Easter themes, creativity and imagination are the only tools required!

Summer camps are open to all, the necessary equipment is always provided and each of you will go back home with their creations!


Next dates :
 Sunday 24th and July, Sunday 1st 

Duration : 3 hours

Schedule : from 12.00pm to 3.00pm

Details : all necessary equipment is provided. A complimentary cup of tea will be offered to accompanying parents who wish to stay during the activity. Registration to the summer camp gives 10% off on all our food & beverage menu, for the child and for the accompanying adult, on the day of the activity only

Rating details : registering to several workshops makes the price of each decrease
1 workshop = 19 $
2 workshops = 18 $ (/workshop)
3 workshops = 17 $ (/workshop)
4 workshops = 16 $ (/workshop)

Registration for 1 class 19$ 18$
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Our new adult manga drawing class is now born ! More details to come…
Open to 16 years ol and more

Dates : date coming for the Fall 2018 session

Duration : 2 hours (1 hour of lesson + 1 hour of guided pratice)

Schedule : 2-hour classes every 2 Thursday, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm

Details : class is given on computer and white board. We provide all necessary equipment but you can bring your own if you prefer. There are only small groups of maximum 10 attendees. A 40.00 $ deposit will be asked at registration. These fees are not refundable except in case of cancellation due to lack of number
‘’A la carte’’ option : choose 1 class in the following program and join the group (*given that places are still available)

Registration for 1 Session 175$ 139$
Registration for 1 class 25$
Program :

 

Program yet to come…

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OUR TEACHERS

Our teachers hold a drawing degree and over time they specialized in drawing manga, their greatest passion. You will love learning with them : they are young, patient, funny, they have good teaching skills and moreover they know their topic like the back of their hands!

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Your registration will only be confirmed when the deposit is paid.

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