Here at W. California Art Academy, the instructors engage student's curiosity and motivate them to learn, teach them according to their individual needs, emphasizing their sense of observation, memory and imagination in their training. The creative skills student's have learned also apply to other subjects, increase self confidence and build a strong foundation for higher studies and future careers. Indeed, many students graduating from our school attribute their success in top colleges and universities as well as in professional life to the values of the creative education that they have received from our art training programs.
Types of Lessons:
Children, youth and teen art classes,adult/ professional fine art classes, and portfolio preparation for college and university applicants.
Children’s(k-12)/adult art drawing and sketching, representational drawing, watercolor, oil painting, illustration cartoon drawing, etched/engraved painting.
Still life, portrait drawing, animals, and landscape.
Structural training, fine art/drawing techniques, color theory, & art fundamentals.
To expand student’s vision of life through various means of self expression, and stimulate their interests in creative drawing and artistic visual fundamentals, and to increase their overall creativity and ability to express their feelings through arts.
By training students to observe, memorize and develop their imagination, we help students master the fundamental skills of creative visual art.
Portfolio Preparation Class for College and University Applicants
Admission into any top university or art institute could be determined solely by your art portfolio! The portfolio that highlights your artistic accomplishments shows who you are and why you're an outstanding candidate. Strong portfolios typically include work that demonstrates solid technical skills and reflects an awareness of formal visual organizational principles and experience with a variety of tools, media, styles, and approaches. Ultimately, quality of work is more important than quantity.So----distinguish yourself from your peers by building a portfolio that best represent your skill, interest and creativity!