Short Courses

Coming soon! Manga Drawing: Magical Girls

Learn how to design and draw Japanese manga-style magical girls (mahou shoujo) in this course which combines drawing elements like line quality and proportions, with design elements like art style and concept.  

With the specific theme of magical girls, the course will also emphasise on ways to create beautiful, creative and feminine characters to tell a story. The teaching method is primarily experiential, with participants gaining hands-on practice of the art form with guidance from the instructor.

About the trainer
Sharon Yang is a talented illustrator whose creativity knows no bounds. With an impressive Bachelor of Fine Arts (Hons) in Visual Communications from  Nanyang Technological University School of Art, Design, and Media, Sharon has honed her skills and nurtured her passion for visual storytelling.

Her designs and illustrations have been featured in the marketing campaigns of renowned brands such as Blackberry, Goldheart, Esplanade and YESAH. Sharon's talent also extends to the literary realm, where she has contributed captivating illustrations to various books and publications.

With a flair for live-drawing, Sharon has lent her creative touch to events hosted by esteemed clients such as Ermenegildo Zegna, H&M, M.A.C, Schievello, and St. Jerome's Laneway Festival, adding an artistic spark to every occasion.

Note: Course trainers are, on occasion, subject to change with short notice.


No. of classes Days Dates Time
8 Every Tue and Thu 26 Mar – 23 Apr 2024 7:00pm – 10:00pm

Application Information

Course materials

To be advised before the course start date. Cost of materials: approximately $40, to be purchased by participants.

Who should attend

 Art students, prospective art students, art enthusiasts and/or anyone interested in manga drawing.

Eligible schemes / subsidies:
Claimable under SkillsFuture Credit
National Silver Academy (NSA) subsidy


Note: Course fee not inclusive of application fee and GST.

(after National Silver Academy (NSA) subsidy)

Note: NSA fee is inclusive of GST.