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Megan R.

33 Reviews
Topanga, CA
Starting at $60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded The Edge of Realism from Abend Gallery
  • Teaching since 2011
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Megan R.

33 Reviews
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I have taught over 500 students how to paint! Each painting lesson is tailored to your interest and where you want to develop skill. My schooling background is in figure painting, modern painting techniques, color theory and composition. I have been trained by masterful painters from all over the world and look forward to sharing all that I have learned with you.

About Megan

I have taught over 500 beginners how to paint. I have also helped young artist build their portfolio and professional artist get ready for art shows. You might be a beginner, want a creative hobby or coming back to art after a long break - I have the education and experience to help you. Thanks for

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cari R.
This is exactly what I’ve been looking for! Megan is an excellent teacher
Joneah Johnson
she is inspiring, nice, caring, and gives you time when you need it
Katie Miller
Megan was a wonderful teacher! I had 1.5 hours for a lesson and felt I learned so much. I am a beginner and she taught in a clear and concise way. I would recommend.

Irina L.

8 Reviews
Beverly Hills, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Master in Hospitality Management from Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University
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Irina L.

8 Reviews
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Personal lessons tailored to your individual needs with custom handouts. No boring theory, just practical and useful tips. Photography business- how to choose your niche and how to successfully market yourself.

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Photographers are storytellers. Are you ready to tell your personal photo story?

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Ahlyia L.
Great start to first lesson
Kathryn (Royal)
I lost the "joy" of photography with Irina. Technically, she knows her stuff, but her sensitivity and people skills are lacking. Barely an encouraging word. I felt degraded, nervous, and overall shitty by the end of the second lesson. Hoping for a better experience with another teacher.
Desislava G.
Irina is amazing... I would never even think that I can create such beautiful photographies.
My father used to have a small photo lab at the loft and it was like a magic to me. I was always passionate to learn the beauty of photography however I never got the chance to.
I took few classes with Irina, she helped me to create incredible photos for my marketing campaign.
Irina is very professional and patient teacher, she has deep knowledge of photography and she makes it fun to learn.
I would recommend Irina to anyone who wants to learn photography.

Ricardo A.

1 Review
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Photoshoper from Adobe
  • 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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MARY JO S.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1987
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MARY JO S.

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Take drawing lessons from a professional artist who has taught for 32 years. I teach oil, acrylics, watercolors and pastels also. So you can progress as we go along. I have been in the Southwest Art magazine three times and one as women artists in America. I will take you from wherever you are in art lessons. Whether you have never picked up a pencil or learn how to do portraits. My paintings and portraits are in places around the world. I look forward to meeting you.

About MARY JO

I am a professional artist and have been teaching art since 1987. I have been published in Southwest Art 3 times and once as Women artist in America. I have paintings and portraits around the world. I have worked with students as young as 6 and as old as 81. Some of my students have been successf

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Jason M.

98 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Voyage Air Guitar VAD-06 from ASCAP
  • Teaching since 1996
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Jason M.

98 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.

About Jason

TakeLessons.com Instructor since 2005, Jason M. is now available for online lessons worldwide featuring multiple-camera angles and a share screen experience leaving no stone un-turned! Jason has been playing guitar for over 15 years and teaching music since 1996. Although trained in standard tea

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Barney
Jason is an awesome and patient teacher. Can't recommend him enough!
Samwise
He knows how to teach, but he taught from his iPad, iPhone, in his car. I kept asking him how to draw, and he kept showing me from his iPad. This didn't translate to a good experience. If he wants to teach, he needs to do it NOT from his car.
Ashley
Jason was very patient with me and very nice. I loved what I've learned so far and can't wait to learn more!
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Emily S.

67 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Awarded Dozzi Scholarship from Carnegie Mellon University
  • Bachelor's in Fine Arts from Carnegie Mellon University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Emily S.

67 Reviews
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I've created many cartoons in the context of illustration, comics and 2D animation. My specialty is in expressions, character designs and story-telling.

My recent (on-going) achievement with cartooning includes a graphic novel/webcomic I've been working on, "Dinnersaurus Rex," with hundreds of subscribers across all websites it's been hosted on. I've also created many 2D animations for clients in the past.

My mission is to spread this knowledge of cartooning and to help achieve the goals of students.

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'm currently a freelance artist, but I also love

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Allie
My daughter very much enjoyed the class and working with Emily. She learned a lot and is very excited for her next lesson.
Josef
Good online/remote cartooning lessons for a 12 year old. Working with his interests, while laying the foundations of technique all the same.
Hollie H.
Emily is a gifted artist and teacher. She is very patient, encouraging, and informative. I have learned a lot from her and she is helping me with my perfectionism. I couldn't have asked for a better teacher for me! Thank you,
Emily.

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"Ken is the most generous teacher I know, it's a privilege to be your students:) 🙏🔥"
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Took Painting lessons from Ken G.
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"Raymond’s artwork is created in such a way that it expresses emotion and true talent."
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Took Cartooning lessons from Raymond M.
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"It's such a joy to take classes with Margarita. As a children's librarian by profession I'm impressed with how well she teaches and inspires children, always a lot of smiles in her classes. As an adult returning to art I'm learning so much about the core fundamentals that are taking my art to the next level. Margarita is an expert teacher, kind, considerate, and dedicated to helping her students achieve and develop their potential and talent. I highly recommend her, and her classes."
Sharon
Took Drawing lessons from Margarita M.
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"My daughter really enjoys the drawing classes anf she could be very picky for 13 years old :)"
Yuliya
Took Drawing lessons from Hilda R.
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"Kathy is very patient in understanding areas that needs to be worked on. I didn't know anything about drawing but Kathy structured the curriculum in a way that worked best for me without being overwhelming. Starting from the technical aspects of drawing to the conceptual aspects such as mark making and what drawing meant in a fine art context, she has got you covered. She is very professional, kind and works with you to get the best out of you."
Subhrajit
Took Drawing lessons from Kathy S.
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"My first lesson with Julie was amazing. I've already obtained very valuable information that will make my photography journey a great success."
Valerie
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"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 :)"
Rylan
Took Drawing lessons from Sharron J.
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"I’ve been wanting to learn to paint for years but it seemed like an expensive thing to get into. Eileen provides materials for beginners which is really helpful because you feel like you can experiment more without making a big commitment. Her lessons are challenging but relaxed and her paintings are awesome and inspiring!"
Kim
Took Painting lessons from Eileen M.
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"Great experience"
Nikki
Took Drawing lessons from Joey F.
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"Jonathan is a very patient and knowledgeable instructor. I felt like I was in the driver's seat and could ask anything; I never felt rushed or intimidated. Looking forward to working with him again!"
Charlotte
Took Photography lessons from Jonathan Y.
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