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Sharon M.

15 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Awarded Presidential Fellowship for Professional Development from Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah,
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Fine Art, Drawing and Painting from California State University Long Beach
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Sharon M.

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Whether or not you are new to painting or want to get back into it after many years away and just need some feedback and a new perspective I am here to help. I have been teaching painting for 20 years and I’ve worked with students of all ages, from young adults to retirees. I teach painting using the classical method of observation (meaning, based on what they see). You will also learn how do use color as it reflects the temperature of the light and shadows like the impressionists. I will show you a lot of different artists for inspiration and to teach you how to glean the best from history. I recommend working from direct observation at first (a still life rather than a photo of a still life). You can expect to learn a lot about color for me, about the structure of light and shadow and how it helps create realism but also compose a really great looking paintings. I adjust my approach to teaching as I get to know each student and what learning style connects best with them.

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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Nicole P.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Nicole P.

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Learn how to paint what you see and use your acrylic paint in ways you never knew it could be used! Mix color like a pro, use layers to your advantage, and make fun paintings of whatever you like. We will start wherever your skill level is now, even if you've never touched a paintbrush before. Let's create together!

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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A very productive and fun first lesson! I look forward to more lessons! Nicole is patient and so knowledgeable.
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Melanie C.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • University of Texas at El Paso- Fine Arts from University of Texas El Paso
  • Awarded 2nd Place Winner- Chalk the Block Art Festival, El Paso, TX from City of El Paso
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Melanie C.

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Learning how to reign in this super versatile media is so much fun! Acrylic is a chameleon, and can be made to look like oil paint...or watercolor! This media is all about layering, and students will be instructed in how to do this successfully.

About Melanie

I take great joy in bringing art to the surface that the student didn't even know they had within them! Creating art is mainly about confidence, and I build that with each person, one on one. As they gain confidence, the techniques needed to create meaningful and engaging art come more easily. I ha

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Susan
Melanie was great! She taught me new techniques that are inspiring me to practice what I learn. I am excited about more lessons with Melanie!
Renna
My 4 year old absolutely loved her class. Ms. Mel is a great teacher!
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Layla M.

9 Reviews
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  • Fine Arts from North Carolina Central University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2018
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Layla M.

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Like drawing and other forms of art, painting begins with technique and fun. I want to encourage a love for art and painting brings out that love and develops creativity. I graduated from art school in 2020 and immediately began teaching children online due to the pandemic. I am a published illustrator of children’s books and used watercolor painting to illustrate the books. I love teaching and seeing the joy others experience with art.

About Layla

Hello, my name is Layla Meyer, I am 23 and I am a published author and illustrator of children’s books. My first book was published in 2019, and is called ‘Rami, the Travel Llama’. I created all the pictures using watercolor paint and color pencils. I have been making art since an early age an

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David Z.

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  • Teaching since 2010
  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation from The Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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David Z.

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Acrylic Painting Workshops have been proven winners in teaching the fundamentals of acrylic painting, Covering everything from stretching canvas, placing a protective coating and base, paints and brushes with examples to walk you through to creating wonderful pieces of art. For advanced levels the Grisalle method is a mature way of providing an underpainting study for your work.

About David

Dedicated art professional with 18 years of experience in creating artwork utilizing various medias. In my early years I worked as an outsider artist giving watercolor lessons for Susan Edwards of the artist place called "The Art Attack in Sycamore Illinois. After some years of painting and display

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Daniel
Had a great lesson with David, Decided to purchase a few hour one time lesson to paint a picture with my wife. David did a great job. I was very happy how he accommodated us and the time he put in before the lesson.
Michelle C.
David explains well to what needs improvement and is very constructive to what needs to be done. I’m learning so much. It’s exciting
Karin
David is very experienced and knowledgeable for many art forms. And is very personable also.
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Abigail H.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Abigail H.

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Hello! I am a private art instructor who specializes in acrylic. I can teach basic art history, color theory, sketching, painting, and ink. I have experience painting on canvas, glass, metal, wood, and paper. I have taken on many commissions in the past, including logo designs and signs, and I am currently working on my first children's book illustration. I predominantly have taught children ages 3-12, but all ages are welcome!

About Abigail

I am an artist with a bright and colorful style. I have been painting since I was a little girl. As I progressed I took on commissions with local businesses, I sold my artwork in coffee shops, and taught private art lessons. Once I reached college I started my own art business where I design and sel

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"Megan is a fabulous teacher, dedicated to helping us explore and learn her art and the nuances of painting. She also has a very pleasant and sweet disposition - something that makes 4 self-critical new painters more at ease with the process."
Vivienne
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"Fastest 45 minutes ever because I had so much fun talking with Lauren while we worked on a painting. I can't wait to continue!"
Abby
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Lauren W.
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"Loved it. Lots of basic questions answered!!! Perfecto, almost. A bit of a technical glitch on my end."
steve
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"Megan is kind and patient, enthusiastic and well spoken. I’m looking forward to our next lesson!"
Roberta
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"She’s very good at explaining and showing things step by step. I can easily understand what she is showing me and how to draw it out."
Paige
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"Had a great lesson with David, Decided to purchase a few hour one time lesson to paint a picture with my wife. David did a great job. I was very happy how he accommodated us and the time he put in before the lesson."
Daniel
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from David Z.
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"Melissa is an awesome instructor. She let me take my time. Easy to work with. Very detailed, can't wait for my next class."
Sherry
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Melissa M.
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"Lauren was great! she was extremely patient."
Dee
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Lauren W.
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"I had three other painting instructors before I came upon Megan's class and I will say she is the best painting teacher I have had and that does not come easy because I am a professional sculptor that has taught and taken many classes in the art field. Simply put Megan is at the top of her game and her style of teaching is one that most anybody will benefit from her classes."
Derek
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"This was my first time taking any kind of private art lesson and I am really glad to have gotten Giuseppe. He explains things in a very easy to understand way, and has no problem fielding questions, even if they stray from the immediate topic, which is great for my learning style. I will definitely book more lessons with Joe."
Joey
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Joe B.
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