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QuickKids Animation (In-person)

Taught by

Jean François Côté

an illustration on Toon Boom of a red dragon flying through a city with cars.
simple scene of a blue stick figure getting ready to jump
clay scene of a blue macaw parrot feeding her baby in a tree

Registration is now closed.


January 27, 2024April 27, 2024

Saturdays, 9:00am - 12:00pm, 12-class course


2011 10 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T3C 0K4


QuickKids Winter 2024 is now FULL! Please contact Theresa at to be addeed to the waitlist or mailing list for future registration opportunities!

Kids ages 8-14 learn to animate drawings, cutout characters and plasticine, animate digitally, and more! Students learn to make their own films from beginning to end, including story-writing, voice recording, and post production! Participants receive a compilation of their work at the end of the semester.

This is a 12-class course, no class on:

  • February 17
  • March 30

For holidays and Quickdraw events.

If you have any questions, or concerns please reach out to Theresa Pinhey at There are payment plans available if the course's price is at all a barrier to you.

  • An interest in animation and drawing!
  • No experience required, but an idea of a story is always an asset!
  • Create a simple, short animation with sound by the end of the semester!
  • Practice various animation styles with mentorship
  • Experiment with Quickdraw's equipment in a student-driven environment