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Kevin J.

Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $84
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kevin J.

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If you take lessons with me you will have access to a multi-year sequential curriculum designed to get you scholarships for top Art Schools.

My Experience
I have years of teaching experience from one of the nation's top art high schools. I have had 7 students go on to get full scholarships from places like MICA SAIC KCAI and RISD. Dozens have gotten partial scholarships or have used their portfolio to stand out while applying to traditional 4-year programs. I have also had students that placed top in the nation in the Scholastic and YoungArts competitions. I have taught hundreds of beginner students how to draw.

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Fundamentals
I firmly believe that anyone can learn how to draw. We will start with line. Our first lessons will be about building trust between your hand and your eye. You will be learning how to draw by learning how to see and to think. We will discuss perception and brain anatomy to dive deeper into the mechanics of drawing.

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About Kevin

If you take lessons with me you will have access to a multi-year sequential curriculum designed to get you scholarships for top Art Schools. My Experience I have years of teaching experience from one of the nation's top art high schools. I have had 7 students go on to get full scholarships from p

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Emilie C.

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North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2005
  • English, Asian Studies from Rice University
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Emilie C.

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With 12+ years of experience, I have a long history of practicing visual art. Drawing and painting are some of my favorite practices, and I love helping others take what they see and express that through their own hands. Together we'll explore what it means to perceive and express through creative visual means!

About Emilie

Hello! I'm Mesmi, owner of my own studio, a boutique multimedia house that provides music/audio services, visual work and individual artist consultation. Specialties include all types of writing (songwriting, branding, etc.), vocal production and independent music strategy. As a professional mu

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Ava C.
So happy to have found Emilie! I work for a family with a four year old child who is extremely engaged in art and we wanted to find private lessons for her. Emilie has been extremely accommodating and very intentional in making sure we were ready for our first lesson. Will be scheduling more lessons and look forward to her being apart of my charges explorative learning!

Ricardo A.

1 Review
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Bachelor degree from The Florence Academy of Art
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Ricardo A.

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from landscape to figure anatomy and prostrates, you will learn about composition, color, technique and personal expression.

About Ricardo

Hi, there! My name is Ricardo and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2006 and have loved helping my students accomplish their goals on a personal level, I went to the Florence Academy Of Arts in Italy and earned a degree in fine arts in 1996. I have also a degree in

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Anna J.
Great lesson by a master instructor! Clearly explained a very complex subject in a manner that I could understand. Ricardo is very knowledgeable, patient and clear in his instruction. Very happy with the lesson!

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Peyton A.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Peyton A.

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Hello! I am a middle school art teacher for EVSC with an art degree and an art education degree. I specialized in drawing in college, and still continue to study it. I have experience with still life, figure drawing, and more. Currently, I am a master at portraits. I want my students to reach their full potential all while learning how to cope with the outside world with their artistic abilities.

About Peyton

I am a currently a middle school art teacher at an alternative school in Evansville, Indiana. This is my second year teaching art, but I also have experience working with special needs high school students. I absolutely love my job! So much that I would love to offer one on one lessons. As a teache

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Amber R.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Fine Arts and Animation from Academy of Art University
  • Teaching since 2015
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Amber R.

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I can show you everything from the basics, to color theory, to light and shadow, to line work, to how to set up a strong composition!

About Amber

I am a professional freelance artist, and owner of Leola Studios. I have been doing custom artwork for over 15 years, and have several contract jobs with businesses on my resume. I have an Associates Degree in Fine Arts/Animation from Academy of Art University. I specialize in photo realism, and

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Arnold
My 9 year old absolutely loved it! Cant wait for the next class :)
Claudia
The lesson was very enjoyable and effective. Amber made me feel relaxed, yet totally engaged. I gained confidence after completing a landscape sketch during my first class.

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Kadence
My granddaughter has just finished her first drawing class with Amber. She really enjoyed it and is excited to take her second class. My granddaughter is very shy and soft spoken Amber was wonderful with her.
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Sharron J.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
  • High School Diploma-Visual Arts from Baltimore School for the Arts
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Sharron J.

8 Reviews
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Self expression through art is an amazing experience. It's personal on all levels.

The most fabulous thing about being an artist is that boundaries regarding creativity are non-existent. The artist is always in a state of learning. Art is a progressive practice that takes time to develop.

Materials are not included.
Materials needed are pencil, paper and a willingness to explore.

Drawing lessons will be assessed based on the individual's current abilities and their goals.

About Sharron

In my sessions, I am more than a teacher, I am a mentor and a counselor, I promote positive energy for positive outcomes. I am not an Art Therapist. I've thought about becoming an art therapist but I really didn't want to go back to school. However, my resume includes graduating from the Ba

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Rylan
Really good teacher, easy to follow. Straight to the point and knows how to keep it light (fun with no pressure) would highly recommend and plan to go again :)
Marcelo P.
She's very talented and professional. My son is 7 year's old and he loves attending lessons. I'm so happy we found her. Highly recommend her she very patient and loving.
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"Sergey taught me about everything I had questions about and also offered suggestions in helping me to better determine the best way to find the career path that is right for me. Rather than hard and fast lessons, it was an opportunity to spend time, one on one, with a professional and learn from his experiences what works and what doesn't."
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"I’ve been working with Eileen online for awhile now and it’s been really great. I’ve learned so much from her techniques and her tips about my palette and brushes. I’ve learned a lot just by watching but her comments to me have really helped my painting progress much faster."
- Eduardo
Took Oil Painting lessons from Eileen M.
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"She is the best teacher I have found in my 72 years on earth"
- Linda
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Isabela M.
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"i have learned so much and still am"
- Melissa
Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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"I can not say enough good about my lessons with Amber,she is very professional and knowledgeable about drawing and I suspect among other things.I will certainly be calling her again and I highly recommend her services. Thank you very much again Amber."
- Judith
Took Drawing lessons from Amber R.
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"Kevin is helping our son with drawing skills and the improvement is outstanding! Excellent teacher and just what our son was looking for"
- Samuel
Took Drawing lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Today's art lesson with Dan was planned, organized, and given in a friendly, professional and very informative manner. He has excellent communication skills and his demonstrations are informative as well a fascinating to watch. As Dan's student, I was immediately put at ease by his friendly and energetic personality; I felt as if I were talking to an old friend and I left the lesson with a renewed enthusiasm for painting. I really feel as if I doubled my understanding and enthusiasm for oil painting in my first lesson with Dan. No matter what your skill level is, a few lessons with Dan will do wonders for your painting ability and you will enjoy every bit of the time you spend with Dan."
- Kermit
Took Oil Painting lessons from Daniel L.
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"She was absolutely patient and was able to work with and engage my son who has a learning disability. She did a great job making him feel comfortable and after only one session I could see his confidence go up as he continued to draw into the evening. She really enjoys what she does and it shows in the way she worked with my son."
- Joshua
Took Drawing lessons from Kerstin R.
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