Quickstart Digital Art Camp

Digital art camp creationGrab your digital paintbrush and take your creativity to the next level! On your iPad, you will learn to use the Procreate app, a powerful digital illustration tool used by novices and professionals alike. Get ready to create your masterpiece with this first step into the exciting world of digital art.

This camp focuses on technology, art and creativity and is designed for younger artists, providing a step-by-step guide to using the Procreate app for digital drawing.

Each section is limited to only 15 seats.

Looking for a longer, more in-depth version of this camp? Check out the Jumpstart Digital Art Camp for 14-18 year olds.


12-18 years old.

Dates and Fees

Date Time Hours Cost
Jul. 4 9:00am – 11:00am 2 $29
Jul. 11 2 $29
Aug. 8 2 $29

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Online (live).


  • How to set up a new document
  • How to navigate the Procreate interface
  • The most common gesture shortcuts
  • How to scale and manipulate your brushes
  • How to navigate your layers, and use them efficiently
  • The different layer settings and features
  • How to edit your colours/values and shades
  • How to create new colour pallets
  • How to import reference



Materials Needed

  • iPad and stylus, such as Apple Pencil
  • Procreate app required (additional, one-time cost of $13.99)
  • Microsoft Teams app (included with registration)
  • Secondary device for use with Microsoft Teams (recommended but not required)
  • Internet connection

About the Instructor

Digital Art Summer Camp Instructor Shae TuomiShae is a graduate of Red River College Polytechnic’s Digital Media Design Program and is passionate about teaching youth to explore their creative side through digital art. She has worked with organizations including Electric Monk Media and New Media Manitoba to create original illustrations. Although easily distracted by small things like ducks and plants, Shae is drawn to helping her students succeed.


Only 15 seats available per section. Register for this camp while seats remain!

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Refunds and Questions

Refunds must be requested at least eight calendar days before the camp start date.

To request a refund or to ask a question about RRC Polytech’s Youth Camps, contact us.