Our Recent Activities


Anime Art Academy is always looking to widen our horizons and get involved in all sorts of activities outside of creating online courses.

We're passionate about spreading the love of Japanese style illustration all around the world!

Workshops at Los Angeles Anime Expo 2022


Los Angeles Anime Expo was held from July 1st to July 4th 2022, and Anime Art Academy were excited to be invited to hold a workshop there!

AAA teacher and pro manga-ka Ebi Blue, along with AAA founders Tanoura and Muta, headed over to Los Angeles and presented a super popular "How to Draw Manga" workshop, attended by over 1200 students.

After the workshop, we were pleased to be able to meet many more attendants who queued at our booth for extra advice from our teacher.

Anime Expo Website

Anime Art Academy held a workshop on how to draw manga and anime at LA Anime Expo 2022


Our super popular "How to Draw Manga" workshops were attended by over 1200 students!


Students were eager to find out about our anime school, and learn how to draw manga


After the workshop, many attendees queued at our booth to talk to us and get more advice!

Collaboration with ASVOFF 14


Anime Art Academy was honoured to be chosen as a judge for the famous Paris short film festival "ASVOFF: A Shaded View on Fashion Film" in their brand new Anime and Manga category!

We also held an illustration contest for our students, in partnership with ASVOFF.


ASVOFF Website

ASVOFF 14 Jury Panel

Anime Art Academy collaborated with ASVOFF for an anime character drawing contest



Anime Art Academy collaborated with ASVOFF for an anime character drawing contest, and was also on the judging jury for the anime movie contest



Providing illustration lessons for non-profit art school "Screen Arts Institute"


Starting this September, Anime Art Academy will be providing a special course of lessons to Screen Arts Institute, a non-profit art school based in Pennsylvania, US.

We're happy for any opportunity to support wonderful non-profit organisations, and provide opportunities for bright young students of all different backgrounds to learn about Japanese illustration.

Screen Arts Institute Website

Anime Art Academy wants to teach children from all different backgrounds how to get better at drawing anime!

Sponsor for Sunrise Library's

"animeFEST" art contest


Anime Art Academy is pleased to be sponsoring Sunrise Library, a branch of the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District for their annual event, animeFEST.

We are proud sponsors of their Teen art contest, where participants can submit their original anime art for a chance to win one of our manga drawing courses!

Las Vegas-Clark County Library Website

We collaborated with animeFEST in their cosplay contest, and the winner was gifted a subscription to our anime and manga drawing courses

Children's illustration contest with "Global Arts, Sports and Culture Association" GASCA


Anime Art Academy recently collaborated with Hong Kong-based contest organisation GASCA, to hold two popular art competitions. We judged and presented prizes for both the 4-9 year old colouring contest, and the 11-17 year old drawing contest.

This was a great chance to get involved with more young students all over the world and we were impressed by their excellent potential as anime artists!

GASCA Website


Anime Art Academy collaborated with GASCA for an anime character drawing contest



We asked the children to sketch anime characters like this one