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Preston W.

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Belmont, CA
Starting at $67
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • BFA 90% from NCAD
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Preston W.

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I teach the fundamental basis for all representational painting. 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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Karen
Great with a 10 yr old! Encouraging and patient. Great personality and a good artist.
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
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Stacy D.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Medical Art, Masters of Science from University of Dundee
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Stacy D.

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I studied oil painting in my undergraduate years, while learning and specializing in digital painting in my time as a graduate student. Whether it be traditional or digital, oil, acrylic, gouache, or watercolor, students can expect to have fun while learning the basics of painting. This is for all ages and experience levels!

About Stacy

I'm an Artist from Buffalo, New York and I'm super excited to start teaching and sharing what I've learned and practied with others! In 2017, I received my Bachelor's Degree from University at Buffalo in Biological Sciences with a Minor in Studio Art, and my Master's from University of Dundee in

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Joni K.
i learned so much and it was amazing and cannot wait for more
Ashton N.
My eleven-year-old son enjoys his time with Ms. Stacy. "She is funny, knowledgeable, and cool". My son is learning to use Adobe Animate and looks forward to each session with Ms. Stacy. He highly recommends her!
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Kayla Louven G.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Tagalog, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • One-Year Bible from West Coast Baptist College
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Kayla Louven G.

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Learn how to paint lettering for Grad Cap Toppers, Event Signage, and Decor!

About Kayla Louven

Kayla is a self-taught, modern calligrapher who is excited about sharing the skill of writing beautifully with her community. From watching several hours of calligraphy tutorials online to testing out different writing supplies and workbooks, she simplifies calligraphy and makes it easier to achiev

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John M.
Fantastic first lesson. Kayla is an enthusiastic and knowledgeable instructor, she made the lesson enjoyable. I am looking forward to continuing this learning challenge, experience.
Timpesett
My daughter loved her first lesson and is looking forward to her next.
Mrs. Sucheeta S.
It's a great introduction, expecting a positive start. How do we start with it.

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Eileen M.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $89
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Individual Artist Award from The Santo Foundation
  • Art History and Studio Art from Mount Holyoke College
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Eileen M.

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I am a classically trainer realist oil painter with an MFA and years of experience. I have taught at several ateliers in NYC and internationally through the State Department’s Art In The Embassies programs. I break down the painting techniques of the Old Masters into easy to follow steps and cater the lessons to what the individual student is interested in pursuing. Also— I’m fun! Come paint with me!

About Eileen

Hello! I moved to Brooklyn fifteen years ago to get my MFA at Pratt Institute; I've been a professional fine artist for my entire adult life and have shown my work extensively in and around New York. I have taught traditional oil painting at local ateliers and I also teach plein air workshops in th

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amazing
Carol Dahlinger
Wow, I learned so much in one hour! Eileen is amazing.
Patrick K.
Really enjoyed my first lesson. I came away with practical knowledge that will help me make progress in this challenging medium.
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Tabitha B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tabitha B.

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I am a fine artist, and I am an art lover! I have taught art to kids and adults of all levels, and I have studied art for many years.
I love drawing and painting, going to museums, talking about art, and participating in group art shows. I draw and paint from life every day. I can help you to make your drawings more life-like, improve your color sense, or paint a scene that you picture in your imagination.

About Tabitha

I am an art lover. I paint and like to illustrate books for my niece and nephews. I love teaching all ages, especially kids. I used to be a teaching assistant for undergraduate-level art students. Recently, I have been teaching art classes and in-studio lessons with grade school aged kids. I am e

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Naga Gouthami (Bumi) B.
I just finished my first painting class with Tabitha as a beginner. She is an excellent teacher with immense patience. She encourages a lot and gives a better understanding of colors, textures. It has been a very knowledgeable first class.
Wei
I improved tremendously after taking lessons with her! Always look forward to her classes. Huge thumbs up.👍🏻
E.J.
Tabitha is absolutely great! My kids have been taking lessons from her for 2 years and at the end of every lesson, there is a great art piece created from each of my kid!
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Eli P.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA in Studio Art, Drawing Concentration from Binghamton University
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Eli P.

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General Painting, for those interested in multiple mediums! We'll be discussing color mixing and blending, dry brush vs wet brush, composition, color contrast, mood and theme-ing, and more! We'll learn how to apply these techniques with different mediums.

About Eli

Hello! I am a professional artist and art teacher with 6 years of education experience. Previously I studied Studio Art at SUNY Binghamton. I've had my artwork hung in galleries, offices, restaurants and other venues around the Boston area. I've been hired for murals, book illustrations, private

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Katie H.
Eli is so nice and good at drawing - Tali (6)
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Gwen / Jeffrey T.
He's fantastic. My son, who is 8, loves the lessons and his drawing has improved immensely. Eli is a natural teacher and is really great with kids. Highly recommend.

We started with the lessons being in-home but have transitioned to online and those have been working out great too.
Leah F.
Super friendly and helpful!

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Average Cost of Painting Lessons in Stanford, CA

The average cost of 60-minute painting lessons in Stanford is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $33 and $122 per hour.
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$39 average
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$54 average
60 min
$71 average

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"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!"
Ava
Took Painting lessons from Emilie C.
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"David worked hard to teach my Grandson the fundamentals of drawing and painting. David made the lessons fun and interesting!"
Laura
Took Painting lessons from David Z.
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"Eileen has been great to work with online, therecreally are no painting teachers in my area who have the technical knowledge to help me out so I was really stuck. We only started recently but I’m learning so much faster now."
Vikram
Took Painting lessons from Eileen M.
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"Really good teacher, learned so much in just an hour."
Kennedy
Took Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"Such a great teacher! Brendan knows his stuff and his artwork is awesome. I learned so much from being his student."
Mike
Took Painting lessons from Brendan L.
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"Carolyn is a great teacher. She takes her time and is very patient. Carolyn taught me how to use color, how to blend, and how to be happy with the end result. I am not a painter, but I love watercolor. Carolyn taught me not to be afraid to make a mistake, as it is easily fixed.
Thank you, Carolyn, for your guidance and for making me love watercolors..."
Lillian
Took Painting lessons from Carolyn G.
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"I haven't picked up art supplies since high school and Eileen was such a delight and was so supportive of my pitifully lapsed skills. Her studio is everything you imagine a Brooklyn artists studio would be. Would like a little Eileen sitting on my shoulder guiding me through life, like she did through my painting lesson. 10/10 will take lessons again."
Emily
Took Painting lessons from Eileen M.
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"I’m really enjoying my lessons with Eileen. Painting is hard but she’s moving me along through the steps of learning how to do it. We’ve been working together for three months and i can’t believe how much my paintings have improved."
Asia
Took Painting lessons from Eileen M.
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"Excellent lesson planning. Makes you feel comfortable in learning at any level. It was my first lesson and it felt like I have been taking lessons from her for quite some time. Good balance of theory and actual hands on work."
SAUBHAGYA
Took Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"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!"
Nancy
Took Painting lessons from Deron C.
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