Thursday, December 5, 2013

Drawing Exhibition 12/7/2013

Hey all, there is an opening of a drawing exhibition at Q Art Salon this Saturday 7pm. 
Many great artists are in the show (Sean Cheetham, Sergio Sanchez, Charles Hu and many more).
RSVP soon!

Uninsturcted Workshop Schedule 12/5/13 & 12/8/13

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Steve Huston Drawing & Painting Workshop 9/20/13 - 9/22/13

Steve Huston Drawing & painting Workshop - 9/20/13 - 9/22/13
To sign up, please call 626.466.5043 or email us at
For more info, please visit

Thursday, September 5, 2013

3Kicks Fall term 2013

Our registration for Fall is open now. Check out our new schedule. Sean Cheetham is back to 3Kicks to teach a Head painting and Portraiture Drawing classes. Joseph Todorovitch's class will be Head & Figure Painting class this term.  Also, we added a new fun class Creative Sketching taught by Ron Velasco.  Don't forget Steve Huston Drawing & Painting class is coming up Sept. 20th - 22nd!!!
To sign up, please contact us at 626.466.5043 or at

Uninstructed Workshop Schedule 9/5/13 & 9/8/13

Thursday, August 15, 2013

New class coming in Fall (9/30/13) - Creative Sketching

Here is a preview of one of the new classes that will be offered at 3Kicks during the Fall.  Creative Sketching taught by Ron Velasco is a class that will enhance your skills in character design, storytelling, composition and design.  It is a fun class that you would not want to miss. 

Ron Velasco - has been working as character artist at The Walt Disney Company after he received his BFA from Art Center College of Design in Illustration.  Ron is currently an instructor at Gnomon School of Visual Effects.  He also had worked as production artist at Nickelodeon Animation Studios
prior to his education at Art Center.

Uninstructed Workshop Schedule 8/15/13 & 8/18/13

Saturday, July 27, 2013

Steve Huston Workshop at 3Kicks 9/20/13 to 9/22/13

Great news!!!

Steve Huston is coming to 3Kicks to do a 3 day Figure Drawing and painting workshop from Sept., 20th to 22nd, 10am to 5pm. Don't miss your chance to learn from the new master!!!
For more information on the workshop, please visit

Thursday, July 4, 2013

Happy 4th of July

Happy 4th of July!!!

*Don't forget our summer term is starting on Monday (July 8th)*

 Painting by Gary Meyer

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Uninstructed Workshop Schedule for 7/7/13

Please note there will be no workshop on July 4th. 
Happy 4th of July everyone!!!

Friday, June 21, 2013

Summer term at 3Kicks 2013

Our Summer term is scheduled to start on July 8th.  We have all the fundamental classes you will need to boost up your skills.  Whether you are in the fine art, illustration, entertainment industries, having a solid fundamental skills will sure get you far.  Don't delay on improving your skills.  Sign up now.

For more information, please visit us at

Friday, May 10, 2013

Dan McCaw Workshop at 3Kicks 5/25/2013

3Kicks would like to remind you that Dan McCaw will be doing a workshop at 3Kicks in 2 weeks.  It will be on May 25th from 10am to 3pm.  In this workshop, principals of light, color, color harmony, contrast, proportions, value, individuality, creativity and his approach to painting will be covered.  A painting demo is followed after the lecture.  This is a workshop you do not want to miss because Dan has not done any painting demo for a very long time.  Don't forget to sign up!

To sign up, please contact us at 626.466.5043 or

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Spring term at 3Kicks will start April 15th


All of 3Kicks classes have been pushed back a week due to the delay on our remodeling of the new unit. 
Our classes will begin in the week of April 15th.  Some classes are still open for registration. 
To register, please call us at 626.466.5043.

Here is our class schedule:

Spring Term 2013
4/15/2013 - 6/24/2013
10 Week Courses

Instructor Course Day Time Price
Charles Hu Gesture Drawing Monday  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm  $540
Gary Meyer Painting Objects & Environment Tuesday  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm  $540
Gary Meyer Perspective 2 Wednesday  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm  $540
Edgar Silva Figure Painting 1 Wednesday  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm  $540
Joseph Todorovitch Head Painting Thursday  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm  $540
Uninstructed Uninstructed Painting Workshop Thursday  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm  $15
Mark McDonnell Gesture Drawing with an emphasis on storytelling (Figure & costumed) Friday  7:30 pm - 10:30 pm  $540
Tim Tien Still Life & Landscape Painting Saturday  9:30 am - 12:30 pm  $540
Charles Hu Drawing & Anatomy Saturday  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm  $540
Edgar Silva Figure Painting 2 Saturday  10:00 am - 2:00 pm   (4 hrs)
Glen Orbik Head Drawing Saturday  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm  $540
Sunny Apinchapong Painting with an emphasis on color Sunday  9:30 am - 12:30 pm  $540
Uninstructed Uninstructed Painting Workshop Sunday  1:00 pm - 4:30 pm  (3.5 hrs)  $15
Glen Orbik & Laurel Blechman Illustrative Picture Making Sunday  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm     (4 hrs)

Monday, April 1, 2013

3Kicks OpenHouse Exhibition

Thank you all for coming out to our open house.  It was a great turn out.  Everyone enjoyed the artworks, good food and wines :)

Saturday, March 23, 2013

Charles Hu in April's ImagineFX issue

Charles Hu is featured in the current issue (April) of ImagineFX.  He talks about all the things you will need to know about Anatomy.  Many great drawings and information in there.  If you have not already picked up one yet, don't wait!