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Preston W.

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Belmont, CA
Starting at $40
  • BFA 90% from NCAD
  • Awarded CSSSA from California State Governor
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Preston W.

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I teach the fundamental basis for all representational drawing. From still life to portraits and the figure leading up to advanced genre or multi-figure pictures. I have been drawing and painting my whole life and love to teach drawing and painting to anyone who wants to learn. Visual communication skills are a foundation for many forms of problem solving skills. These skills all lead to a keen sense of awareness of ones self and environment.

About Preston

I have hundreds of hours teaching experience in many subjects spaning from sports chess and the arts. I have won numerous awards for my ability to communicate the detailed aspects of complicated intricate subject matter. I have been verified to teach all ages and have numerous background checks est

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Chengliang
Preston is a very nice coach. I was a beginner with zero experience before. After five lessons, I gained solid basic skills and feel more comfortable to rally. I feel growing by leaps and bounces.

He is very sharp about identifying the problem and then training accordingly. He is also kind and very patient to guide

Sarah L.

22 Reviews
San Bruno, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • MFA in Costume Design from UCLA
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Sarah L.

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Have you always wanted to be a fashion designer but have trouble getting your ideas on paper? Not to worry! I specialize in figure drawing and rendering, and have taught at the university level. I can teach pencil, charcoal, pastels, art markers, and watercolor. Even if you've never drawn before or you're not sure if you can draw people, I will make sure you leave feeling great about what you've created!

About Sarah

*Please note: If you are interested in online classes they will take place over Skype, Zoom, or FaceTime, not TakeLessons Classroom (for technological reasons)* Hello, and thank you for visiting my page! I have been an artist for my whole life and I am passionate about sharing my love of creativit

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Toby
excellent!
Andy B
Great instructor
Miriam
Sarah is a fantastic teacher: patient, knowledgeable, thoughtful and friendly. I'm looking forward to many more sessions with her!
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Thomasin D.

Livermore, CA
Starting at $42
  • Master of Arts in Fine Art from University of the Witwatersrand
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 1998
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Thomasin D.

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Respected artist, Thomasin Dewhurst has taught Drawing and Painting professionally to children and adults for over fifteen years. An exhibiting and award-winning artist, with a Masters Degree in Art and Art History, Thomasin offers high quality lessons and workshops for beginner to intermediate/advanced students.

Private, group, homeschool and online art instruction is offered for children ages 4 and up, and for teens and adults.

Students of all levels are welcome and classes are small and supportive, catering for the individual needs of each student. Students develop their creativity by exploration and experimentation, while learning essential techniques of drawing, painting, sculpting and other methods of making art. Critical and creative thinking about the students' own work is encouraged.

In the classes I cover an extensive variety of subject matter and mediums including portraits, landscape, still-life, illustration, working with line, color, light & dark, perspective & ...

About Thomasin

Thomasin Dewhurst holds a Master's degree in Fine Art (cum laude), specializing in drawing, painting and sculpture. She has extensive knowledge of both art practical and art history. She is a professional and respected artist who has exhibited in the USA and internationally, both in group and solo

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Patient, kind, and talented! Our family has benefited from Thomasin's teaching in both art and piano for 8 years. Whether in person or on zoom she delivers clear instruction with encouragement while being challenging at the same time.
Highly recommend!

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Megan R.

47 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • BFA Painting from Texas State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Megan R.

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SPECIAL NOTE:

GROUP CLASS: 45 minute
45 minute classes are only for Group Classes . See the description in my profile for details

PRIVATE CLASSEs: 60 minute, 90 minute or 120 minute

BACKGROUND:
Experienced drawing teacher of 7 years, I have taught students of all experience levels. You can also get feedback/advice on your art work by selecting a 30 minute critique. You will receive notes and step by step instructions during your art class. . If you would like some home work to help you improve quickly I can also send an email after class with instruction. Wether you want to learn how to draw a human figure or photorealistically, I have the steps to get you to your goal! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of drawing skills. I specialize in figurative, portraits or animals. I have been trained in classical methods that get results, looking forward to meeting you!

About Megan

::: LIVE GROUP ART CLASSES ::: WATERCOLOR AND DRAWING>>> Group Classes are the 45 minute classes in the menu. - HOW TO SIGN UP : Message me to sign up for group classes and select the 45 minute class in the menu for DRAWING or WATERCOLOR ----------------------------------------------

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Megan is fantastic! I have an art and design background but never studied painting itself. I came to her with two example artists whose styles I love and wanted to work towards. We did weekly classes for a few months - she was able to take me through the basics quickly, progressing more and more into advanced techniques needed to emulate specific effects as we deciphered these artists' works and their processes. She's an active listener, is always prepared, and adapts immediately to your needs as an artist and where you want to go. I'm taking time now to churn out some works and will absolutely be back for further lessons and critiques. 
Sofía García
Megan is really good and talented teacher
Sofía García
The class was great. It's just that the take lessons page is not very specific with the information of the classes and the schedule.

Osama E.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • bachelor degree from Alexandria university
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Osama E.

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learn how to sketch like an Architect
manual, Digital (tablets)
Architectural free hand Sketches

Experienced Architect of 26 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate architectural student! Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student.

Technics, tips, tools, avoid mistakes live training.

Case studies, coloring using marker colors.

About Osama

I have over 26 years of varied and extensive experience in the profession of architecture . Over this period, I have designed and worked on numerous large-scale projects and won several recognized Architectural competitions. I am a part of the advisory teams for the developers of some of Archit

Ayushi K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students 5 to 16
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Ayushi K.

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Lets draw whats on your mind!

About Ayushi

I am a rocket scientist by education, two masters in aerospace and currently doing an MBA, but I am an artist at the core! I have been painting since I was a child , and colors and new techniques inspire me. I feel that everyone should dabble in art. It makes you sharper, more open to new experie

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Average Cost of Drawing Lessons in Lafayette, CA

The average cost of 60-minute drawing lessons in Lafayette is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $134 per hour.
30 min
$42 average
45 min
$58 average
60 min
$69 average

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"I'm a believer in classical education so Kai was a perfect match as a teacher. Watching his demonstrations I visually register the method, and then the feedback I get on my drawings points me where I am lacking. I had all these ideas I wanted to draw/paint, but I couldn't form the correct shapes. I still have a long way to go to make those pieces but as van Gogh said "So that what used to seem to me to be desperately impossible is now gradually becoming possible". I guarantee you, learning realistic drawing will fuel your creativity even more.
Kai is an interactive teacher, so you will also hear many great stories and the names of many great artists that you can explore."
Ozge
Took Drawing lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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"Julia has been wonderful to work with! My daughter's progress has been amazing and she is developing a true love of drawing. Julia is professional, attentive and I highly recommend her services!"
Ellie
Took Drawing lessons from Julia A.
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"Kai has been a terrific teacher for me. I went with one idea of what I wanted and Kai has made me re-evaluate and has taken me to a place where my skill set will be so very much stronger. And he's done the in a caring and patient way that makes the whole process easy and enjoyable. I have learned more than I thought I would in a very short period of tie. Kai is a terrific teacher."
Allen
Took Drawing lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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"David did a good job breaking down how to draw a candle using the grid method. The concept he taught me is really easy to apply and helped me complete my first assignment. He is a good instructor."
Nigel
Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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"Sandy was great. Vedha loved the class very much"
Vedha
Took Drawing lessons from Sandy K.
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"This lesson was amazing it helped in just having fun and it was cool"
Melissa
Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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"Such a relatable person!"
Estefany
Took Drawing lessons from Sharron J.
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"i hope that i'll never stop taking these lessen's thare the best and each time i learn new and inspireing ways and things"
Melissa
Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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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 love my lessons! I’m studying interior design and I thought it would help my development if I learned to draw properly. The kind of intense observation that Eileen teaches has also really helped my design projects. She’s great!"
Maya
Took Drawing lessons from Eileen M.
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