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Dan L.

15 Reviews
Grand Junction, CO
Starting at $50
  • Speaks english
  • Daniel fine art, illustration, computer animation from Spectrum Institute for the Advertising arts, NJ / Sheridan College, Canada
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dan L.

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I have been a professional oil painter for 36 years and have taught oil and acrylic painting classes fro over a decade. I teach a casual, fun but serious style class. My goal is to teach the basics of creating a simple strong painting in a semi realistic style. However, my goal is to allow the student to develop their own individual style. Understanding the creative process is also key to making good art.

About Dan

My name is Dan. The only thing that I love more than painting is teaching students how to paint. I call my teaching method, "serious play". In other words, I want the students to learn something of value during each class, but also to enjoy the creative process that is key to making a successful p

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Chris W.
Keep the brushes wet, make every stroke count! Very patient - you’ve just got to do it. Been invaluable in guiding the composition - he can’t hold the brush for you! For a “left brained” person like myself I need to get the “slap”!😄
Scott
Terrible! Missed an appointment, limited knowledge, poor teaching skills. Would avoid..
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Julie D.

66 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Photojournalist Photographer of the Year - 2009 from Professional Photographers of California
  • BS/BA from University of LaVerne
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Julie D.

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From the basics of camera operations to field sessions, creativity assignments to photo processing in Lightroom and Photoshop, and even starting your photography business, we work together to develop training to meet your photography needs. I am known for my patience with students and am committed to your best learning experience.

Do you just want a review and critique of your photos to help you improve? Ask for our discounted fee for this service.

About Julie

How to Take an Online Class - Julie will teach you the process of signing up for and taking an online class. We will go through every step so you can be successful in today's world of online learning and work. Photography - Be the boss! Take control of your digital camera. Tutoring sessi

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Kaycee
She was great with me having not much knowledge of photography. She even helped me set up the setting on my camera. Highly recommend. WIll be scheduling more time with her!
Rebekah
First session and she was great! I am excited to continue and grow!!
Gail
I really appreciate Julie's taking the time to figure out where I was and where I wanted to be and started me on my roadmap to successful photo organization

Carolyn K.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2010
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Carolyn K.

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Online or In-Person Oil Painting Lessons with Las Vegas, Nevada based Carolyn K. are for beginner thru intermediate level artists who have never been taught, or perhaps never mastered, a step-by-step way of approaching painting whether it be in oils or acrylics.
Carolyn has a unique, fun and easy way of interacting with students and conveying information, sure to delight students! She feels strongly that a solid, organized structure is the surest way to achieve the success of a completed work. It is the difference between artists who can become prolific and those that accomplish few pieces in their lifetime with most works becoming abandoned out of lack of an approach to completion.

About Carolyn

I am absolutely passionate about oil painting!! If you want a teacher with passion and zeal, supportive, encouraging, and kind...I'm your gal!! I really care about your success and encouraging you to remain a life long student and lover of art!

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Jen
My regular art classes were canceled due to COVID-19, but a friend knew someone who was taking some some private classes online with Carolyn and I decided to try it out. Now that I have, I think it's much better than being a single face among many! I'm improving so much with the one-on-one feedback and suggestions that I'm getting and Carolyn is such a kind, funny, and personable woman that I don't feel intimidated at all, even though my skills aren't where I'd like them to be. She's also extremely flexible with scheduling - with the shelter-in-place orders and with kids in the house 24/7, I can't always meet at the same time every session, but she lets me choose what works best for me which is another thing I don't get with regular classes. I'll definitely continue taking classes with her even after life returns to normal. Thanks Carolyn!

Meet Online Visual Arts Teachers Serving Grand Junction, CO

Lauren B.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Digital Multimedia Design from Penn State University
  • Teaching since 2020
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Lauren B.

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I have drawn since childhood and taken formal drawing classes throughout high school and college. I can teach in a variety of media, from pencil to charcoal to pastel.

About Lauren

I have always been interested in the arts and would love to help young people express their creativity while learning valuable skills. Since I recently graduated with my degree in Digital Multimedia Design, I've taken college classes in design theory and techniques in addition to writing, marketing

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Miguel
a new challenge every lesson.
Danielle
Thank you, that was fun!

Ayushi K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 to 16
  • Teaching since 2020
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Ayushi K.

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I am a self taught artist and I love color , splatter, imaginative creations and taking inspiration from classic masterpieces! I can customize lesson to what you want , just come with an open mind and and idea in your head . Lets sit together and create!

About Ayushi

I am a rocket scientist by education, two masters in aerospace and currently doing an MBA, but I am an artist at the core! I have been painting since I was a child , and colors and new techniques inspire me. I feel that everyone should dabble in art. It makes you sharper, more open to new experie

RA F.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks French
  • MFA, Painting from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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RA F.

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Whether you shoot with the most up-to-date dslr or want to do old school film techniques, I can take you through both the technical parts and creative strategies for making the kind of photographs you want. We will start with the basics of aperture, shutter speed, ISO and depth-of-focus and then go on to items such as program modes and deeper menus. I can demonstrate how to use Lightroom and Photoshop and then walk you through post-processing your own files so you get first-hand experience.

About RA

Areas of specialization: Learning to use your digital camera, Photoshop from basic to advanced, portfolio development. I love working with new photographers to learn their cameras and effectively post-process their images. Whether you are a beginner or have more advanced knowledge, I can help yo

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Sarah
RA is so knowledgeable and I learned a lot already!

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"Julie hears what you say, has the ability to take you further than you thought was possible. She speaks with the authority of someone who knows her business!
Excellent - thank you Julie!"
Sherry
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"Megan is very patient, easy going and super talented. The perfect instructor. I am an amateur and learned so much in just one lesson. Definitely booking more appointments."
Nancy
Took Oil Painting lessons from Megan R.
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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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"Julie is a phenomenal teacher. She is extremely kind, patient and informative on the subject of photography. I love our lessons and can't wait to learn more!"
Kelly
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"She leads such great and lively classes. She's very organized and her lectures are very easy to understand."
Atoosa
Took Abstract Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"Thank you. I had I a lot of fun working on schematics:]"
Loran
Took Graffiti lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"Julie is super friendly, knowledgeable and easy to talk to; I’m looking forward to learning from her."
Karin
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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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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"He was an all-right teacher and a decent guy.
Thanks!"
Xiaoliang
Took Photography lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"Just doing one lesson with lines has increased the wealth of my skill quite a bit. I love how Joe gave direct instructions, yet room for creativity. The lesson was great fun and I realized that I CAN actually draw!"
Ann
Took Drawing lessons from Giuseppe B.
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