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Deron C.

13 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Fine Art from UCLA
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Deron C.

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Teaching artist Deron Cohen will guide you step-by-step through how to re-create an image in watercolor paint. Learn techniques and tricks!

About Deron

I am a San Diego native and have shown my paintings extensively throughout San Diego. It wasn't until several years after I graduated from UCLA in 1994 with a Bachelors in Fine Arts, that I really tried to show my work in galleries. Most recently, my work has been in shows at Project X Gallery, Th

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Sierra W.
Deron is wonderful with my 7 year old granddaughter. Her parents are in the process of divorcing and she is having a hard time with it emotionally. Deron is patient and kind and allows her to direct the lesson with his guidance. She loves drawing and she really looks forward to her her lesson time with Deron.
Zaki
Deron is an absolute joy to work with. My dude ran off immediately after the lesson to draw some more. Now that's a positive review. :)
Nancy
It was great! Deron had me pick out a subject and send him the image ahead of time. He had it printed out and ready to go when I got there, along with the paint colors, brushes and everything. Very impressed with his organization. He went at just the right speed for me and we actually made good progress. I'm looking forward to the next lesson!

Markus S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Intermediate
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Markus S.

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Drawing is a way of life using your mind, heart, body and soul to one's expressions of his/her life and emotions. Drawing is a simple line its up to one person's imagination of continuing the line into creativity. I can show you that process at your own pace from beginner to cliental satisfaction

About Markus

I have been an artist since i was a kid drawing image replicas of other shapes, images, etc. I studied art throughtout my jr. and high school years and was rewarded few art certificates and trophies in art gallery school contests. Now in the present time i have a few tshirt art websites my main one

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Priscilla D.

48 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Teaching since 2004
  • B.F.A. in Fine Art Photography from Corcoran College of Art + Design
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Priscilla D.

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First thing I do before first day of class is send out an enthusiastic email and call shortly after. Briefly discussing and establishing the learning goals for the course based on the visual literacy,technical,and intellectual competencies the students should achieve by the end of a period is ideal for me to design the course or update an existing course for the student's desired outcomes. The syllabus and the schedule are completed along with a comprehensive strategy for what will take place during class.

About Priscilla

I go by Ms. P and I have a huge passion for teaching music, art and photography! I am from a musical and visual arts family in Brazil. My background in music ranges from classical, gospel, pop, rock and jazz and my background in photography ranges from portraits, street photography and fine art. I’

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Kara W.
I’m having great time in my lessons with Ms. P. She makes it easy for me to follow along with the materials and I feel that I’m actually starting to sound like a proficient ukelele musician.
Aarti B.
Priscilla is fantastic. My son really enjoys his lessons with her, which have been both in our home and now online. She is patient and understanding and has made it a very enjoyable experience!
Nick
Priscilla was amazing and helped me achieve all the singing goals I had set going in, which were to strengthen my voice and breathing, expand my range, and identify where in the body to sing from. She was very friendly, and by starting each lesson with meditation it really helped set a relaxing tone for the rest of the time.

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Jacob B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • BFA in Photography from Kansas City Art Insitute
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Lead Bank Instillation from Lead Bank
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Jacob B.

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I thrive in creating a friendly learning experience for each of my students that is personalized to their needs no matter the age or background. I believe one has to be versatile with people's learning style and capabilities so that they may enjoy the learning process. Everyone is an individual and will approach them as such.

About Jacob

Hi, there! My name is Jacob and I can't wait to meet you! I went to the Kansas City Art Institute and earned my BFA in Photography in 2018. When I declared my major in my sophomore year, I entered the department as the worst of my pears, my technical skill level was behind everyone. My background w

Juan M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2020
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Juan M.

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My photography lessons would be unique in the sense that I would cater to your own experiences and resources that you have available to pursue photography. Whatever camera you have, whatever software, I would teach the basics behind photography and encourage the student to take photos during and after our lesson.

About Juan

I am a freelance photographer. My interest in photography started in middle school and has now grown to a hobby of mine. I have taken graduation, maternity, and portrait photographs of both people I know and people who found me through recommendations. I taught myself photography since middle scho

Sandra E.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Awarded Member (Honoree) from Indiana Journalism Hall of Fame
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Sandra E.

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I'm Sandra. I've worked with hundreds of photographers and designers – from beginners to the best in the business – and in print, online and video formats. I've helped them find their unique route to achieve their potential. I'm quick, honest, easy to understand. I inspire you, I show you steps and help you grow. I can certainly help with technical issues but my focus is on helping you see more – in your images, in your own ability ad in what is possible for you. In teaching college classes, my main student comment is consistent: "I will never look at anything the same way again."

About Sandra

If you just want to learn software programs or camera operation, go elsewhere. But if you want to learn to SEE and become a true photographer, Sandra is the coach to work with. Although software and hardware are certainly part of our discussions, software and cameras don't make pictures – you, your

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Michael
There are many people out there that can teach you to snap a picture, but Sandra will help you learn the process of how to create a photograph. That is her strength, along with a gentle touch and her vast experience of working with some of the best photographers in the business. I strongly recommend you reach out to her if you wish to become a better photographer.

I had the great opportunity to work with Sandra. As my photo coach and editor, her insightful suggestions to the way I was approaching my work helped me sharpen my photographic skills and storytelling. Working with Sandra was all about honing my strengths as a photographer but also opening my eyes to other possibilities of storytelling and the craft of photography that helped me overcome my inexperience when creating a photograph.
Fred
If your pictures aren’t packin’ the impact you thought (or hoped for) when you pressed the shutter, or, if you can’t figure out how to move to the next level, contact Sandra. I did. And, working with her is a very special and helpful experience.
While working with hundreds of photographers and their images, Sandra has honed an acute ability to spot the potential in you and your pictures. At the same time, she can clearly guide you on how to improve your vision and elevate your photography in a fun, friendly and nonjudgmental way.
Fulton
Think about it this way. Sandra has had dinner with Ansel Adams. She's worked in the White House three times as a picture editor. She was part of a team that won a Pulitzer Prize. She loves photography and she loves to look at photographs. And most importantly she loves to work with photographers regardless of their "level". You will learn about your photographs. You will learn about yourself. But don't be intimidated by her background. She is NOT one of those photography guru experts who try to motivate by tearing you down. She builds on where you are as a photographer. Instead of telling you that a photograph is no good she might tell you that "you should be doing more of this type of photograph." Whatever it costs to learn from Sandra is cheap. What you will learn is priceless.

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Took Drawing lessons from Jason M.
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"Amazing! I'm excited about finally being able to draw photorealism!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"My 6 year old daughter really enjoyed her online drawing lesson with Jessica. The lesson was well-structured and thought through. The materials Jessica picked were diverse and informative. I was amazed how Jessica made the online lesson seem as if she was right here in our house. I asked my daughter how many more lessons should I set up for her and she answered: many, many more! I strongly recommend Jessica to any student learning graphite drawing!"
Rainy
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"My daughter loves these lessons!"
Amy
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"I had a great time with Joe! He was very patient and informative. He knows how to work a camera inside and out and has a great way of teaching, where you can visualize what he is saying to make learning an enjoyable experience! A+ I recommend Joe completely!"
Giovanni B.
Took Photography lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"My daughter has been going to Mrs.Maggie’s class for the last 3 years.And through all those years , Maggie has been the most supportive and amazing teacher my daughter can ever wish for.She does everything very proffesionally. She is very dedicated to her art proffesion. My daughter has always loved art and this art class makes her love it even more."
Neeta Baghel
Took Drawing lessons from Margarita M.
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"Tony is awesome! He has extensive knowledge of photography, cameras, lenses, lighting, photoshop and has his own studio right in his house. I couldn't ask for a better or more cooperative teacher. Will be returning this week for my second followup appointment."
Rick
Took Photography lessons from Tony M.
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"Brendan has taught me a lot and is very flexible with his style of teaching to your preferences. Highly recommend if your looking to learn and improve."
Joe L.
Took Painting lessons from Brendan L.
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"My daughter thoroughly enjoyed her lesson. Said it was better than she expected!! She's looking forward to her next one."
Hannah
Took Photography lessons from Celina B.
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"Really great instructor. I appreciate her patience with me being a novice and providing great direction. Highly recommend."
Jason
Took Photography lessons from Priscilla D.
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