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Jason M.

104 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $65
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Associate of Arts in Music and Business from KPC, University of Alaska Anchorage
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Jason M.

104 Reviews
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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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Elexus D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks
  • Fine Arts from West Virginia State University
  • Teaching since 2017
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Elexus D.

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During our lesson we will learn the basics of drawing and key terms so that you will be able to create a successful drawing. One of the key terms that we will and a very important term used in many forms of art is Value. Once we learn about value we will complete a few exercises to better understand how to use value. Once we have learned about values we will then learn about highlights and shadows and how these are a very important to creating a successful drawing. After completing these exercises we will then use all the techniques we have learned to create a drawing. This class is recommended to take before any other lessons. Materials needed: Sketch pad, eraser, drawing pencils or a No. 2 pencil and blenders or Q-tips

About Elexus

I am an artist, instructor, painter and drawer. While studying for my Bachelor in Fine Arts I completed a summer internship where I had four permanent pieces installed in a showroom, these pieces were stain glass and tile mosaics. Since getting my bachelor's I worked at a studio part- time for 2 1/2

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Layla M.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $16
  • Speaks
  • Fine Arts from North Carolina Central University
  • Teaching since 2018
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Layla M.

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Hi, my name is Layla Meyer. I have taught art to kids between the ages of 4 and 12 with a company called KidzArt. I taught with them for several years. Before the pandemic, I was instructing in-person classes at elementary schools and in the KidzArt studio as well. In 2020, we began conducting virtual classes, so I have had almost a year of experience teaching art classes over Zoom. I began teaching my own virtual art classes separate from my company a few months ago. At the end of last year, I published a children’s book called “Rami the Travel Llama” which is available through Amazon and have since published a second book, “Differences are Great!” I enjoy illustrating children’s books and plan to continue producing and publishing stories starring the characters that I have created. Art is my passion and I love teaching to my young audience. My past students have really enjoyed being in my art classes and I would love to share my experience and love of art with the students of ...

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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Noureen Shaikh
Layla is a fun, engaging and gentle instructor. She breaks down the drawing process into simple steps to make it easy for the learner to grasp the lesson.
Teo
Excellent instructor! Recommend for kids who are budding artists or advanced.
Ray
Layla is a talented artist, illustrator, and teacher! Her passion for art and love of teaching children shines through. Highly recommended.
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Monica B.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $25
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Monica B.

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Do you enjoy painting? I will help you bring your hidden artist out. I love interacting with people who loves art. I can talk for hours about art, techniques, different art mediums, various artists etc. Art is my passion, my life and it gives meaning to me.

I can help you strengthen your skills in acrylics, oil pastels or can work from scratch and build beautiful art work whether its a simple acrylic painting, Oil pastel drawing, simple drawing, any mix media work etc. I will be there at every step of your creation to help you, will guide you step by step and will ensure that at the end you have good understanding of the topic. Don't worry if you are new to this fied, my classes will certainly give you a new perspective.

About Monica

I am an artist from Exton, PA, USA. I was born and brought up in India. Since childhood, my passion for art and creativity developed and deepened with every brush stroke. I have inherited this passion towards art from my mother who was my first art teacher. Art was my favourite subject in school.

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Ananya
Excellent teacher. She teaches with a lot of patience and kids learn a lot 🙂
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Sharon M.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English
  • 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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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

Do you want to learn to draw/paint or improve your work? Are you applying for college and need portfolio advice? Did you want to get back into doing art after many years without it? Are you a mid-career artist and just need some feedback and a new perspective? Are you changing careers and need

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Mithulan
Great! Gift for teaching.
Sara
Had my first lesson and I've already learned so much! The lesson was informative and Sharon also gave me a clear idea of what to practice in the meantime. I am confident that my drawing skills will improve!
Julie
I had a great time and learned a lot painting with Sharon. This was my first painting lesson. She is patient, helpful and very passionate about watercolors. She is also very knowledgeable and answered all my questions.
Sharon will tailor your lesson to your goals. You do not need to be an artist to enjoy these lessons.
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Emily S.

73 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Bachelor's in Fine Arts from Carnegie Mellon University
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Emily S.

73 Reviews
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I can teach drawing at any level. My goal is for the student to improve and work towards their desired achievements -- whether it's just to get better at drawing, work towards making a masterpiece, or putting together a portfolio to get into their desired art school.

In drawing, I'd work primarily in pencils or conte crayon. Otherwise the medium of choice could be digital (Photoshop or any similar digital medium).

I've been drawing since I was 4, and have graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a Bachelor's in Fine Arts.

About Emily

I've been working professionally as an artist since 2009, making graphics and illustrations for clients and having worked for Disney Research for just over a year. I graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a Bachelor's in Fine Arts in 2012. I specialize in drawing/illustration, digital pai

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Rocco C.
Emily works well with my child who is a beginner. I was very impressed with the animation he created during his first lesson! We're looking forward to more lessons.
Nate
Very grateful. Very understanding
Nate
Still very excellent.

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The average cost of 60-minute drawing lessons in Northridge is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $122 per hour.
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"Great teacher. Very experienced and my 12-year old daughter learned a lot."
Leah
Took Drawing lessons from Roya M.
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"Our first experience was awesome! Jason was professional, patient, kind, and down to earth! Can’t wait for the next lesson! 🙂"
Everett
Took Drawing lessons from Jason M.
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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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"Great first lesson. My son really enjoyed it."
Mattias
Took Drawing lessons from Melissa M.
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"Roya is an amazing teacher! I have no artistic talent but she was able to teach even me to draw. She’s patient kind and thoughtful and will sit with you until you have mastered everything you need to know."
Mani
Took Drawing lessons from Roya M.
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"I really enjoyed lessons with Emilie! She is well organized and has a clear lesson plan for each session, with follow up homework and exercises. I learned so much about technique and the "how to" of drawing. Everything she put together was appropriate for my level and included exercises that challenged me to improve. I could tell Emilie is well trained and skilled at drawing. She is also very nice and I felt relaxed and comfortable with her. Her studio is warm and inviting. Overall it was a great experience and I am looking forward to taking some additional lessons with Emilie!"
Krista
Took Drawing lessons from Emilie C.
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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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"My daughter loved her first lesson of cartoon drawing, and is excited to paint next week. Kathy was patient, kind and enthusiastic!"
Hillary
Took Drawing lessons from Kathy S.
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"We loved our experience working with Megan. It was exactly what we were looking for, and I was amazed by how much my daughter got out of just one lesson. Will definitely look forward to working w Megan again."
Addie
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"As a beginner, Lauren helped me get comfortable with different drawing techniques. I really liked her approach to my learning style. She was very patient and open to my ideas."
Tanshella
Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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