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Nicole P.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Nicole P.

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Excited to learn how to draw what is in front of you accurately? Want to be able to draw anything you like? Have you been curious about what you can use to draw other than just a plain graphite pencil? I am a professional artist, and I can help you develop your artistic eye and show you different methods and materials to achieve accurate but unique drawings! I'm happy to start from where you are, even if you've never drawn anything more than a stick figure. Send me a message to see if we will be a good fit!

About Nicole

I am a professional mixed media artist. My mediums include drawing (graphite, charcoal, pen, etc) acrylic paint, spray paint, oil paint, and more! I love teaching students who are excited to learn new things. I am a firm believer that anyone can make beautiful and unique art. Especially you! M

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Betty Frazier
Nicole was very nice and complimentary. Her patience with me was comforting. I was very nervous on this first lesson. I calmed down quickly with her easy approach to acrylic painting. I signed up for a 2nd lesson!
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A very productive and fun first lesson! I look forward to more lessons! Nicole is patient and so knowledgeable.
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Ruth E.

15 Reviews
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Starting at $100
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2007
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Ruth E.

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From a rough sketch to a finished drawing, you can learn to 'SEE WHAT YOU'RE LOOKING AT', and bring your drawings to life.
Whether your interest is traditional or digital art, I work with you to draw out your highest potential.
Learn to 'See What You're Looking At' and discover the story YOU want to tell.
Please see some of my work on my profile page.

About Ruth

As an Emmy award winning animation artist with 27 years in the animation industry, I founded the non profit, EDU DESIGNS, to bring the arts back into schools. Check out my blog there for more information. I created the first Art Textbook to reference Math Standards to help teachers without an art

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clarissa
Ruth was amazingly helpful. She was clear knowledgeable and a great communicator. She was able to solve all my issues and answer all my questions. I highly recommend her as a teacher for illustration
Claire
My 1st animation lesson with Ruthie was a BLAST! She had me share my project ideas in writing before we met so she had a sense of what I wanted to work on, and helped me clarify my vision. Even though I’m a beginner at animation, Ruthie used her expertise and wonderful teaching style to help me learn some basic skills with a new program so that I can try things on my own. I can’t wait for my next lesson! Thank you Ruthie!
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Julia O.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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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Isaac W.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $70
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Isaac W.

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The ability to capture an image on paper—whether it’s something you see with your eye or with your imagination—is among the most powerful communication and expression tools humans possess. We’ve done it for thousands of years and its scientific benefits to the brain are just starting to be recognized.

We’ll explore basic techniques like sketching, outlining, shading, perspective, and tool use. We’ll apply those to enriching your experience in everyday life and sharing your personal viewpoint on the world.

Whether you’re capturing a bird in flight, a cartoon character from TV, a fantastical creature from your dreams, or detailed renderings of your dream house, my 30 years of experience and training will elevate you to the next level of proficiency and sensitivity.

About Isaac

CUSTOM-MADE FOR YOU Learning involves playfulness, curiosity, and personal connection. I've studied how people learn and how people play, along with 25 years of professional and performance experience, and I focus it entirely on you. We start with what you love, discover what you already know, then

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Ansley
Isaac helped to distinguish the difference between creating art and copying which tapped a different side of drawing for me. Had a good session on training on seeing the tones of shades.
Bill P.
Isaac was great and very patiently explained everything I needed to do to get started on my guitar.
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Stacy S.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded 2022 Calendar Entry from Indie Treasure
  • Teaching since 2012
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Stacy S.

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Drawing is a fundamental art skill and is the building block for all art mediums. Anyone can draw, but it takes an artist to stick with it for the long haul. You can turn any line or shape into a drawing, but specific artist techniques, tips and tricks will take your artwork to the next level.

I've been an artist all my life and one of my favorite things to do is draw. I use both traditional materials like pencil, graphite, charcoal and more to create art on sketch or tracing paper, illustration board and more, but I also use Illustrator to create digital drawings. I've have drawn several logos and images on paper first, and then turned them into digital artwork for paying clients.

About Stacy

For the past 10 years, retired Graphic Designer and Production Artist Stacy Schilling has been teaching students privately and in group classes how to use the graphic design software programs Adobe Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop, and programming languages HTML and CSS. More importa

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John S.

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  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2017
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John S.

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I am a professional artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting, and works that have been displayed at the MoMa in New York, the Museum of African American Culture in Houston, TIME Magazine, and more. My drawing lessons will be specifically tailored to you and your personal goals, while also maintaining a flexible structure. I find most art teaching to be much too limiting, and while our lessons will go over traditional techniques, we will also be finding your personal style and strengths. We will uncover the importance of line weight, learn how to shade, learn how to draw from life, learn how to draw hyper-realistically, and much more. In addition, we will go over helpful physical tools that i've found instantly make me a better artist. I believe everyone has the ability to be an amazing draftsman, and just needs the proper instructing.

About John

Hello! I am a professional artist who has exhibited in many galleries and museums, publications and more all over the country. I have received both the Pullock-Krasner grant and the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation grant for my artistic ability. My work includes drawing, painting, printmaking, a

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Jill
My husband purchased art lessons for me as a gift. I have taken 4 lessons in acrylic painting from John and have one lesson remaining. I’m a beginner. I explained a bit about my art experience and sent him examples of my work before our first lesson. He has tailored my lessons based on the information I provided. I have found John to be very personable, professional, encouraging, and knowledgeable and would definitely recommend him to anyone interested in painting or drawing. 😊👍🏻🎨
Safari
John is an amazing teacher! Before our session john laid out a lesson plan catered to my needs. When we hopped into the zoom meeting the setting was very comfortable and open. I had many mind-blowing moments during our lesson where john taught me techniques I’ve never seen before (trust i’ve done a lot of digging on youtube). I left the lesson feeling instantly inspired and ready to practice what I learned. 10000000% worth it and I will be coming back for another lesson.

ps. even went over our time to make sure I grasped a technique + recorded and was sent our session. Very thoughtful instructor.

*** for anyone looking for painting based drawing lessons... this is the instructor for you.
Suzie Q
Omg! John is beyond what I had expected in painting lessons! Very clear, thorough and extremely patient!!! Encouraging and inspiring!!! He has a way of showing me colors and values that literally blew my mind. I’ve had only a few lessons with him and I asked my boyfriend to please buy me more for my holiday gift. He is way underpriced for the artistic and instructional skill level he has! Has such an aura of humility that makes me not be intimidated and I’m comfortable to ask questions without fear of embarrassment. I look forward to many more lessons from him. I highly highly highly recommend John!!!

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"Lauren is such a great instructor. She has helped my 5 year-old daughter really find and enjoy her talent. She always looks forward to working with Lauren!"
Mallory
Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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"The first session with Sandy went very well. She was able to ascertain quickly the level of my daughter's skill and determine a course of action that will take her to the next level of her art. We are excited to see the result of the remaining sessions."
Nora
Took Drawing lessons from Sandy K.
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"Megan does a great job of pacing the lesson with good examples."
Janet
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"Amazing! I'm excited about finally being able to draw photorealism!"
Stu
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"I have always felt like I had a creative impulse I needed to express, but felt like I needed some solidified skills to be able to begin. I felt nervous about starting to learn something new at my age, but from the first conversation I had with Jessica, I knew I would feel absolutely at ease learning with her. Jessica is both an experienced educator and a truly inspired artist. One of the first things she taught me was how to look at the world around me differently and in a more open way that allowed me to translate that to paper. It was exhilarating. Jessica is absolutely lovely, knowledgeable and provides tangible instructions that are showing their effect on paper! I am so thrilled with the work I am creating with her continued instruction. I cannot more highly reccommend studying with Jessica!"
Lisette
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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"Very clear and patient.
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Kevin
Took Drawing lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Just doing one lesson with lines has increased the wealth of my skill quite a bit. I love how Joe gave direct instructions, yet room for creativity. The lesson was great fun and I realized that I CAN actually draw!"
Ann
Took Drawing lessons from Joe B.
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"Great teacher and excellent class"
Ivy
Took Drawing lessons from Roya M.
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"the best teacher I ever had"
Diane
Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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