Young Animators After School (in-person)

Taught by

Maedeh Mosaverzadeh

cut out character wearing a mask that looks like a rabbit head
a simple scene with a fish standing on an island with tiny legs
illustration of a girl with freckles with her eyes closed, and her long brown hair blowing in the wind

Registration is now closed.


September 15, 2023December 15, 2023

Fridays, 4:30pm - 7:30pm, 12-class course


2011 10 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T3C 0K4


Young Animators After School now has a SIDE B run of the class! If you couldn't make it into the Friday class, the Thursday class is open for registration!

In this class students will delve into the world of animation, covering a range of topics including stop-motion, digital platforms, sound design and traditional animation techniques. Participants will complete a short animated film with sound by the end of the course. Open and interesting to all skill levels.

This is a 12-week program, with no classes on major holidays including October 7th for Thanksgiving weekend, and November 17th for Quickdraw's GIRAF event.

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.

  • Learn about story-telling and making your own characters
  • practice with various styles of animation to find your style
  • Learn through different historical animations how you can show and not tell
  • Interest in animation a requirement
  • Experience NOT REQUIRED, but sometimes bringing an idea can help you create!