Tuesday, March 27, 2018

New Figure drawing class

We are happy to announce a new course at La Habra campus.
2:00-5: 00 pm Instructed Figure Drawing [James Galindo]
2:00-5: 00 pm Uninstructed Figure Drawing [James Galindo] Model fee $15
  • *Class set up: 1-15 minute gesture pose with a live model.

  • *Class description:
  • This class provides intensive study of human anatomy. Principles of foreshortening, development of visual memory, observation of gesture, visual viewpoint, and sequential figures in motion are addressed.

James is a current faculty at Laguna College of Arts and Saddleback College.

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Art Center College of Design Admission workshop

You are invited to join us for a college admission workshop with Art Center College of Design. Come and learn more about Art Center and ask any questions you might have in regards to the admission process.   The admission officer from Art Center will be at Kazone on April 14th, Saturday from 11am-1pm. for a presentation of school programs, admission process and portfolio review.
Email us at contact@kazoneart.com to reserve your spot.  Please provide us with attendees full name.  This info session is FREE and limited to 50 guests only.

Snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Monday, March 19, 2018

FREE WORKSHOP with Charles Lee + John Polidora

Excited to host another great workshop! FREE workshop with Charles Lee & John Polidora from Riot Games on 4.8.2018 SUN 2pm-7pm. 
Charles and John are senior concept artist at Riot and makers of Overwatch. Seatings are limited. Please reserve your spot by emailing contact@kazoneart.com 

Monday, January 2, 2017

Current Schedule

4:00-7:00pm Painting Fundamentals with Digital Media [Danny v Ahe]
7:00-10:00pm Hard Surface Visual Communication Sketch & Industrial Design Portfolio [Brian Kim]

7:00-10:00pm Intro to Figure Drawing [Danny v Ahe] (uninstructed is unavailable)

4:00-7:00pm Illustration Portfolio Prep 2 [Valeria Kwon]
5:00-10:00pm Graphic Design Intensive Portfolio Prep [Aaron Kim]
7:00-10:00pm Graphic Design Portfolio Prep [Aaron Kim]
7:00-10:00pm Character & prop design for Entertainment [Michaela Nienaber] 

7:00-10:00pm Visual Communication Sketch [Brian Kim]

4:00-7:00pm Illustration Portfolio Prep 1 [Valeria Kwon]

9:00am-12:00pm Environment & Vehicle design for Entertainment  [Charles Lee] 
1:00-4:00pm Long Pose Figure Drawing/Painting [Danny v Ahe]
1:00-4:00pm Uninstructed Figure Drawing $15 (Model Fee) 

Monday, October 10, 2016

FREE RISD Admission workshop [Oct 24th MONDAY 7-8pm]

You are welcome to come simply to learn more about RISD and to ask questions. Admission officer of Rhode Island School of Design will be at Kazone on 10/24/2016 Monday 7-8pm for a brief presentation of School program and admission process.
Email to contact@kazoneart.com to reserve your spot, simply provide attendees' full name. This workshop is FREE and limited to 50 guests only.
Snack and refreshment will be provided.
Thank you!

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

1-DAY Intensive Workshop with Robh Ruppel & Kim Jung Gi

Art Fundamentals: The Elements & Principles of Art
Date: JULY 31, 2016 (SUNDAY)
Time: 10AM - 6PM
Tuition: $150
Location: Kazone Art
4850 Barranca Parkway #201
Irvine, CA. 92604
Limited to 50 seats
To sign up, contact us at
About Robh:
Robh Ruppel worked for TSR for several years beginning in 1992, producing cover and interior art for products from the Forgotten Realms, Dragonlance, and Ravenloft settings, among others. In 1994, he began producing artwork for the Planescape setting as well, which constituted the majority of this career with TSR. When TSR was purchased by Wizards of the Coast, he also illustrated cards for Magic: The Gathering.
Ruppel worked as a teacher at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California, where he previously studied industrial design and illustration as a student.
Robh Ruppel is a production designer and concept artist working in games and feature films. He art directed Meet the Robinsons and Brother Bear for Disney. He won Best Art Direction for Uncharted 2.
About Kim Jung Gi:
Kim Jung Gi is an established artist from South Korea whose art work has attracted the international attention of millions over the last few years.
He has the ability to visualize the drawing before making his marks. With mental pictures, he can draw without a photographic reference.
"I observe things all the time. I don’t take references while I’m drawing, but I’m always collecting visual resources. I observe them carefully on daily basis, almost habitually. I study images of all sorts and genres, "Kim said, adding that he's been passionate about art since he was a kid."
Since 2007, he has published three Sketchbooks which contain more than 2,200 pages of his monumental art work.

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Tution & Attendance Policy for Kazone Art Academy

1)   Monthly tuition is due every 4 weeks.  Payments received after the due date will be assessed a $25 late fee for each late monthly installment.

2)   Students are expected to attend all classes.  Consistent attendance offers the most effective opportunity for students to understand concepts, materials, and expectations of those courses in which they are enrolled. 
3)     It is the policy of the Kazone Art Academy to excuse the absences of students for the  following reasons:

Student will not receive credit for absences that do not fall into any of the categories outlined below 

• Illness or injury when the student is unable to attend class, student needs to obtain a doctor's note.

• Planned vacation/trip. Students requesting an excused absence must email to admin staff two weeks prior to the scheduled absence when known in advance.

(1) Unexcused absence allowed per month.

Three (3) unexcused tardies  will be considered as (1) unexcused absence.

Payment method:
Student can submit monthly tuition following method:
  • Check: Make payable to "Kazone art", be sure to state full student name on "memo". Place your check in an envelop (provided) and state any necessarily memo and insert your envelop into white deposit box.
  • Cash:  Place your check in an envelop (provided) and state student full name and any necessarily memo. Insert your envelop into white deposit box.
  • Credit Card: Only available for paypal account holder, send your invoice inquiry to contact@kazoneart.com. none- paypal account holder will be responsible for transaction fee.