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Drawing for Beginners (Online)

Photo: Woman drawing

Learn the fundamentals of drawing!

From shaking off your reservations to capturing complex three-dimensional forms with light and shadow, instructor Ameesha Tirmazi will teach you the foundations of drawing. You'll learn line, contour, negative space, perspective, and shading through regular practice, in-depth discussions, and weekly projects.

All skill levels are welcome!

For more details, see the course outline.


  • Pencils: B pencil, 2B pencil, 6B pencil, 2H pencil
  • Erasers: Staedtler white eraser and kneaded eraser
  • Sketchbook (min. 9x12”)
  • Ruler (inches)

Course details

Winter 2024

Dates/Times: Wednesdays, Jan. 31 to Feb. 21, 2024 (4 weeks)
6 p.m. - 8 p.m. | Online
Save 15% if you register before Jan. 17, 2024
Price: $139 (+ HST)
Instructor: Ameesha Tirmazi

Register now!

About the instructor

Ameesha Tirmazi is a versatile artist who holds a BFA from Minneapolis College of Art and Design. In addition to painting and drawing, Ameesha enjoys working in a variety of creative fields such as animation, graphic design, and illustration. With a history of living in different, cities, countries, and continents, Ameesha uses her past experiences as inspiration for her work, recreating the world around her. Ameesha has been freelancing and teaching art classes since university and is currently a gallery assistant at Gallery 78.

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