Learn How to Draw Anime Style Characters for kids

Learn How to Draw Anime Style Characters for kids

Art classes for kids


A Brief introduction to Manga and Anime, examining different examples through the history of the style - looking at character designs from My Hero Academia, One Piece, Avatar: The Last Airbender, Pokemon, Naruto, Dragonball, Astroboy, Studio Ghibli and more, with a brief overview of the differences between shounen, shojo, seinen, josei, and kodomomuke

Basic proportions - what is different about anime and manga characters to other styles of drawing? Looking at more realistic characters all the way to chibi characters

How to construct heads and faces - correct proportions and what to look for in different characters

Facial features - different examples and styles of eyes, nose, mouth, ears and hair

Body proportions - different types of character bodies, from Shounen

Hands and feet

Expressions - facial expressions and the added symbols that convey mood or emotion (ie. large sweat drops or blushing cheeks)

We will provide all the tools necessary.

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What you will learn

  • Painting, Drawing, Crafts and more

What you will get

  • Guidance from our experienced artists and a completed art piece to take home.
Parking Info

Street and near by parking at the BWS

What to bring

  • All necessary art materials will be supplied.
  • You may bring your own snacks or drinks.

What to wear

Art smocks supplied however please wear appropriate clothing for potential mess.

Appropriate for

Kids Aged 5-12 recommended. Beginners or intermediate.

Paint With Me Melbourne

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Paint With Me is a fun little pop-up studio and gallery in Northcote & Essendon offering paint and sip classes, kids painting classes, private parties, functions, exhibitions and events.

Our team is a small group of incredible artists to help you learn a range of advanced skills and techniques to help you become the Bob Ross you deserve to be!

So come and learn to paint with us and bring out the artist within!

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5.0 (1 review)
Holly rated it
10 Apr 2024
Holly loved this class! She really enjoyed learning how to draw anime faces and hair! Thanks Eloise.

Cancellations & Refunds

If the organiser cancels the class:

You are entitled to a full refund.

If you can't attend the class:

You’re welcome to send someone in your place.


  • A refund can be requested 7 days before class starts. Free of charge.
  • A transfer can be requested 2 days before the class starts. An admin fee of AU$15.00 applies.
  • A credit note can be requested 2 days before the class starts. Free of charge.

No changes will be allowed after these times.

Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Paint With Me Melbourne or organised by Paint With Me Melbourne must agree to these terms and conditions.


I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Paint With Me Melbourne


I agree to give Paint With Me Melbourne unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Paint With Me Melbourne  classes and events or on Paint With Me Melbourne premises. (For use of Paint With Me Melbourne marketing materials).  If  you do  not wish to have this please let us know as we will assume so.


Paint With Me Melbourne requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class commencing for a transfer or credit.  There are No refund 7 days prior to classes.


In the event that a class is cancelled by Paint With Me Melbourne, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund, transfer or credit if within the time frame.

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