Digital Art Class for Beginners

Explore your creativity with loved ones and friends at this San Jose art class!

Jiaren Cafe

Jiaren Cafe

5.0 (10)

1 hour Class size 1 to 5     label $40 - $100 ($40 for Public class, $70 for Couple ticket (cover 2 people), $100 for Private class)

Are you looking to learn art the Silicon Valley way? Discover how to draw, paint, and more in the limitless capacity that only digital art can provide!

At this beginner-friendly digital art class, a friendly and talented teacher will instruct you on how to use the Procreate app on your iPad (which you'll need to bring with you to class, along with an Apple Pencil) to create beautiful digital art pieces. The theme of class each week can vary from portraits to landscapes to minimalism even to calligraphy. Come with an open mind and a desire to explore the exciting world of digital artmaking!

This class covers the following art skills:

  • Navigating the Procreate app
  • Using Procreate tools: brushes, layers, selection tool, liquify, etc.
  • Controlling pen pressure sensitivity with Apple Pencil
  • Using layers to trace
  • Using and studying from reference photos
  • How to color, shade, and add highlights
  • Choosing and designing pleasing color palettes
  • Basic color theory
  • Line variation, line width, smooth lines
  • Creating interesting shapes
  • Creating depth, dimension, color, contrast, compositions, focal points, and perspective

You'll be sure to have fun being creative through art, and learn plenty of skills you can use to make more masterpieces at home!

Knowledge required
Beginner-friendly, no prior experience needed
What you'll get
Art instruction and one free drink from the cafe
What to bring
  • iPad
  • Apple Pencil
  • Procreate app installed on iPad
Suitable for

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 10 years old). Adult accompaniment is not required.

This would also be a nice gift for her, gift for mom or Father's Day gift.


Jiaren Cafe - 1171 Homestead Road, Santa Clara, CA

Your teacher
Jiaren Cafe
Jiaren Cafe

5.0 (10)

Jiaren Cafe is a non-profit neighborhood cafe in Santa Clara, specializing in high-quality matcha drinks, local espresso, and fruit and herbal drinks. Jiaren Cafe serves as a space for our local community of San Jose. We offer community events and fun classes in latte art and barista skills. It's a welcoming location full of laughter and learning.

We proudly support female-owned businesses as Jiaren Cafe serves Ritual Coffee Roasters and sources products from other local female-owned businesses.

More about this class

This class is new, and this teacher has 10 reviews for their other experiences - which you can see here.

This class is also covered by ClassBento's money-back guarantee.

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