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Julia O.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Julia O.

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Are you looking to develop your skills as a fine artist? Or just need a bit of help perfecting that painting for your grandma's birthday? As a lifelong artist who holds a B.A. in Fine Art and Ad Design, I have the tools to help you get there. We'll have engaging lessons where I walk you through the foundations of creating with pencil, ink, oils, acrylics, and watercolors, as well as other media. I can assist in training your artist's eye so that you can develop a process, while leaving plenty of room for personal expression - which is the key to all art! I work with all ages, in addition to all subjects and styles of art - lessons are customized to each student so you'll be learning exactly what you came here for. Reach out and we'll see what we can create!

About Julia

I am an artist with over 15 years of experience and a passion for sharing art and knowledge with others. After dedicating 5 years to my studies, I earned a B.A. in Fine Art and Ad Design from Northern State University in 2013. Since then, I have been refining my technique, while also developing my t

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Sharon M.

15 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Awarded Presidential Fellowship for Professional Development from Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah,
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sharon M.

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There are so many reasons to learn to draw. Perhaps you are applying for college and want to strengthen your portfolio? Maybe you changing careers and need to strengthen your visual thinking? Or you may just want to learn to draw for fun. Whatever your reason is, I can help. I have been teaching drawing for 20 years and I’ve worked with students of all ages, from young adults to retirees. There seems to be a notion out there that “one must have a talent for art before they can learn to draw. ” One thing I can say for sure is that this absolutely NOT true. With the right knowledge, a strong desire to learn, and a willingness to try, anyone can learn to draw.

I teach students how to draw from a classical studies background, but I believe in nurturing the uniqueness of each student and honoring their learning style. Unlike a classroom setting, a private lesson frees us up to build the lessons specifically around the student's goals and needs.

About Sharon

I teach adults to draw. My passion really lies in teaching adults to draw.  With such a large generation of people heading toward retirement, I want to offer drawing lessons to give baby boomers some new goals to give them purpose and to enhance their post-career stage of life.  Drawing has many

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Excellent. Timely. Clear instructions
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Great! Gift for teaching.
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Kirk A.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master's of Fine Arts from UO
  • Teaching since 2008
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Kirk A.

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I teach drawing skills in any medium (this includes digital art - drawing and painting) covering any style and interest ranging from traditional still life and live model subjects to cartoon and anime. You will learn the fundamentals of recognizing and drawing shapes, arranging and cropping composition and the basic structure of human figures. As you advance you will learn about lighting and rendering techniques, creating movement and advanced composition. If your interests are in digital art, you will learn all of the same drawing concepts of traditional drawing plus digital painting techniques and color theory. I can also give you the tools and understanding to create your own digital brushes to use on your future art projects as well as tips and instructions on using Adobe Photoshop or Procreate for painting.

If you are a more advanced student, we can dive into more directed areas of study including sketching, fine art, concept art, landscape work and figure drawing, all ...

About Kirk

I have a Master's Degree in fine art and over 20 years experience in the creative arts with 10 years experience as a graphic designer. I am the lead artist and art director for multiple organizations in the fields of video games and board game publishing. I regularly create concept art and push

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Yael
Kirk is not only a wonderful teacher, but an incredbile person. He explains things in a way that is easy to understand, and is encouraging, and patient with his students. Plus he genuinely gets excited when you make progress!

He sees the world through a unique lens which enables him to create such beautiful, soulful art. I have learned so much from him in the short time we have worked together, and am looking forward to continuing! Highly recommend for all skill levels! Thank you for being you Kirk!
Yanni
Kirk is the best! There is a notable difference in my work and he does a great job in helping me develop my own style. I will be referring him to everyone I know and I cant wait to take more lessons from him.
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Sandy K.

18 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sandy K.

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To draw is to be fearless. If you are interested in drawing from life, then I can assist by teaching you the basics or show you how to improve your skill set. I work as a professional artist and have a great deal of knowledge about materials and processes. I enjoy working in ink, pencil (graphite and colored), charcoal, and pastel (oil and soft). I am also into combining media. I have taught for over a decade and my students range in age from children to senior citizens.

About Sandy

I believe in the power of art to change lives. I have been working as a professional artist for several decades and I love what I do. My work ranges from murals to intimate portraiture. My resume includes National Endowment for the Arts funded public art projects, solo exhibitions and museum shows.

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Tim G.
learned a lot!
Qingyang Z.
I love Sandy's class, she gave me such a thorough and detailed introduction to painting!
Misti H.
I’ve only had one lesson but great teacher. Patient, answers questions, explains things well n
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Megan R.

72 Reviews
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Starting at $79
  • Awarded The Edge of Realism from Abend Gallery
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Megan R.

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Do you want to learn how to draw a human figure, create portraits, draw your dog or sketch the outdoors? I have the experience to guide you! Drawing teacher of 10 years, I have taught students of all experience levels. You will receive notes and step by step instructions during your art class. I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of drawing skills. I have been trained in classical methods that get fast results with steady practice.

If you want a critique of your artwork sign up for the 30 minute class, you will receive a recording of the class .

I also offer group classes, inquire about rates as they are dependent on the number of people .

About Megan

My background: When I'm not in my art studio creating oil paintings, I enjoy teaching others what I have learned in over a decade of schooling. I have trained with some of the top artists in the fine art industry and learned many of their secrets to share with you. My methods combine classical and

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Gary
Megan is an outstanding artist as I noted seeing her portfolio and some work she shared at the start of our lesson but a great teacher as well! Very positive, easy to understand, clear about next steps and gives homework to do on if you want to really dig in. Looking forward to the next session!
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Sandy C.
I loved it it was challenging
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Jason M.

104 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Awarded Voyage Air Guitar VAD-06 from ASCAP
  • Teaching since 1996
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Jason M.

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iPad Pencil (Procreate), Pencil, Lines, Shading, Tracing, 1, 2 and 3 point perspective. Self portraits and still life. Gestures are also a fun way to get the fingers moving. Landscapes and cartoons or comic features are an option based on the students requests as well.

Also love mash ups and daily requests or challenges!

About Jason

-=FULL VACCINATED as of 5/19/21!!=-TakeLessons.com Instructor since it's inception, Jason M. is available for in person and online lessons worldwide leaving no stone un-turned! Jason has been playing guitar for over 20 years, ukulele, bass, banjo and keyboard for over 10 and teaching music in gen

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Phoenix L.
My son, 9, loves Jason!
Mark
patient, thorough in explaining things
James S.
Five Stars for the teacher.
Three Stars for technology.
Patient, knowledgeable, easy to work with.
Did I say patient?
A fantastic ear and knows what I need to accomplish.
In time, Jason will help me master my goal and in time to jam with friends this summer.
Cheers.

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"Deron has been flexible with our schedule. Our daughter (13yr) enjoys taking class with him."
Destiny
Took Drawing lessons from Deron C.
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"My first class with Sandy was very informative and helpful. I am looking forward to my next session."
Seife
Took Drawing lessons from Sandy K.
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"Felt very successful"
Sandy
Took Drawing lessons from Roya M.
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"So engaging and patient with my kiddos. She is fantastic! Thank you, Lauren!"
Neely
Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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"Jessica is a GREAT drawing teacher! My two daughters aged 7 and 9 have been having lessons with Jessica for a couple of months and she has done such an excellent job of catering to their very different personalities and preferred learning styles. She is so patient and calm. She has taught them various techniques, including how to work with charcoal, and they have both improved so much in such a short time. My kids really look forward to their lesson every time, and carry on with their projects when the lesson is over. I highly recommend her!"
Anna
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"Moataz was a great teacher. He worked patiently and efficiently with my son. He is knowledgeable, patient and very skilled. I couldn’t rate him more highly."
Bruce Proctor
Took Drawing lessons from Moataz A.
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"I’ve only had one lesson but great teacher. Patient, answers questions, explains things well n"
Misti
Took Drawing lessons from Sandy K.
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"Jessica is simply outstanding!!! She got right to the heart of what my children needed to work on to improve their drawing, and she was able to work with a range of abilities, attention spans, etc. Within minutes she was able to draw out the tentative artist in each of her three young students (ages 9-11), and you could see the difference in confidence in just one lesson!! She is smart, fun, flexible--you really could not find a better instructor!!!"
Francesca
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"Sarah is a very patient teacher who has great skills herself, but is not at all intimidating to learn from."
Lori
Took Drawing lessons from Sarah L.
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"My 9-year old daughter looks forward to her lesson every week with Lauren! Lauren is very patient, kind and thorough in her instruction. We are thrilled with our daughter's progress in her drawing!"
Skye
Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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