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Popular Calligraphy Teachers in Washington, DC

Natalie G.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • High School Diploma from Kolbe Academy
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Natalie G.

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For six grade levels, I had handwriting as an official school subject. I was expected to print Roman letters correctly, write cursive script at the correct angle and form, and incorporate my own unique style into proper penmanship. I also learned how to hold the writing implement the correct way so as not to strain the hand or fingers and maintain a steady flow of writing. I later took calligraphy as an art course during one year of high school. I have helped elementary school and middle school students practice and improve their handwriting, manuscript and cursive, and I can assist adults as well.

About Natalie

During the past 9 years, my goal as a tutor has been steadfast: I want to help you help yourself. As the saying goes, you have to be open to accepting help before you can be helped. I understand that because we are all students our entire lives; I know from my own experience how hard it is to learn

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Tammy
Natalie's experience with ISEE and the various texts, apps and other studies guides and insights immediately made us feel like we had definitely made the right choice for tutoring. My daughter loved her approach and ability to personalize the session which instantly made her feel comfortable and eager to work. Highly recommend her.
Grace
Natalie has taught me numerous of great skills which are effective in a good way. She has taught me Algebra 1 and English and ever since she was my tutor, my grade started increasing by A LOT after 3-4 lessons! I'm so thankful that she is my tutor even though i always ask her numerous of questions but she is very patient and fun to talk with. Thank you SO much Natalie! I highly recommend her as your tutor!
- Jessica
Tammy
Natalie's experience with ISEE and the various texts, apps and other studies guides and insights immediately made us feel like we had definitely made the right choice for tutoring. My daughter loved her approach and ability to personalize the session which instantly made her feel comfortable and eager to work. Highly recommend her.

Andrea O.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Awarded MCAD Presidential Scholarship from Moore College of Art and Design
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Andrea O.

4 Reviews
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Lessons will include practice sheets of calligraphy in many different forms. A brief history of Calligraphy will be included in the course.

About Andrea

I have been teaching art to all ages and levels for 10 years. I have a lesson plan to suit your needs and desires! Although I do not have a background check through take lessons.com, I do have an IVP fingerprint card. My background has been cleared for teaching.

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Mike W.
Excellent. Patient, knowledgeable and very helpful
Karen G.
Great lesson
Sandy
I'm just a moderately able artist. Andrea knew how to break down the process and make all of my projects better than I have ever done myself. She's the best!
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Moataz A.

82 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Speaks English, Arabic, French, Japanese, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin, Korean
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts from Columbus College of Art and Design
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Moataz A.

82 Reviews
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I can teach you how to make money with Calligraphy and Hand Lettering.

I start out with nomenclature, then I go into the basics of composition, flourishes, tracking, and anatomy. Then I get into skeletal stroke order for Serif, Sans Serif and Script (focusing on whichever one the student wants), and I provide more in depth training in each specific style of interest.

I also can teach you hand lettering which is different from Calligraphy in that the rules are much looser and it is very stylized, and is a lot more fun.

About Moataz

I am a Freelance Graphic Designer living in Powell, Ohio. I love learning and teaching, like a lot. I teach languages, Lettering, branding, and the basics of Graphic design as well as the adobe programs that bring it to life. My promise to you is that I will teach you everything I know in the ti

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Elena
Very knowledgeable
Emma L.
He really teaches calligraphy! And is good at it too.
Elena
Great lesson! I learned a lot and had fun.

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David Z.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • BFA Fine Art Painting from Northern Illinois University
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David Z.

4 Reviews
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I provide instructional direction using templates and thin paper. I recommend dual brush markers made by Tomboy.

It is expected that the following tools are used:

Tomboy Dual Brush pens

Flat surface ie. Masonite board, wooden board or plastic sheet.

Stratford tracing paper.

Masking tape

About David

Dedicated art professional with 18 years of experience in creating artwork utilizing various medias. In my early years I worked as an outsider artist giving watercolor lessons for Susan Edwards of the artist place called "The Art Attack in Sycamore Illinois. After some years of painting and displa

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Courtney
David is an excellent artist who has years of experience in teaching art. I have been a student for 3 years and I have come so far as an artist. David has taught me how to see the world in a different light. I have and would recommend anybody who has an interest in art to take lessons from David. He is able to take anybody with the passion to become the artist they strive to be. He is an amazing teacher!
Debby
Clear , easy to follow online instructions . Great original subject choice . I would highly recommend David as a tutor . I must add he is a very talented and original style artist .
Laura
David worked hard to teach my Grandson the fundamentals of drawing and painting. David made the lessons fun and interesting!

Joey F.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Computer Animation from Colorado Institute of Art
  • Teaching since 2014
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Joey F.

4 Reviews
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Online Calligraphy Teacher

Learn Old English or Chancery Italic style calligraphy.

About Joey

Hello Artist-in-Progress, We are all artists-in-progress because, no matter how good we are, we can always get better! I'm Mr. Joey and I love art and I love teaching art! I am a graduate of The Art Institute and an artist and animator that creates art in pencil, charcoal, pastel, watercolor,

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Dwight
Joey is a fantastic teacher. My daughter really enjoyed his lessons. Highly recommended.
Alexandrea S.
Joey is a great teacher and artist!!!
Moren
Glad he was able to accommodate my beeds
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Margot G.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks spanish, english
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner
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Margot G.

12 Reviews
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I have several years of hands on instructional experience and a clear yet patient, easygoing manner that makes it really accessible for beginners to learn calligraphy. I practice several different lettering styles using a variety of materials and I can customize lessons to your supplies and level of experience. I have taught students ranging from ages 8 to 80!

About Margot

Hello there! I am a professional calligrapher with 20 years of experience as a tutor, mentor, and coach. I operate my own business focused on handlettering using pointed pen, broad edge pen, brushes, paint, and chalk, as well as custom watercolor and papercut art. My undergraduate degree in studio

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John
Margot is very kind and offers great teachings. Her calligraphy is beautiful and she really inspired me. I would recommend her to anyone who is trying to learn the art of calligraphy.
Patricia
I wasn't sure how successful I would be learning Calligraphy online. At the end of my lessons (I signed up for five of them) I found Margot successfully laid out the foundations of Calligraphy for me. Her lesson's were informative and her instructions on what to work on in- between lessons were clear to follow. Furthermore the bonus of it all is that Margot is a nice person to learn from and work with.
Lou Arden Vernon
Great beginners modern calligraphy class or in my case a great refresher course to motivate me to start practicing again! Margot was very patient and provided some great tips. Would definitely recommend to anyone new to calligraphy!

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Average Cost of Calligraphy Lessons in Washington, DC

The average cost of 60-minute calligraphy lessons in Washington is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $55 and $75 per hour.
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"Very patient and talented teacher. Even in my everyday writing I now find myself using her techniques!"
Lena
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"I took Margot’s class in Key West and really enjoyed it! She has infinite patience, which was needed for me, a complete beginner."
Susan
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"Margot is a great teacher! She had a bunch of really helpful worksheets for us to practice on before we created a piece to take home. She is patient, funny, encouraging and gives super clear helpful tips. Thanks for the great class Margot!"
Lucy
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"Margot’s teaching method is thorough And concise yet relaxed and so fun. Her ability to teach a class of students of all levels understand technique with ease is a true testament to her love of the art and excitement for sharing it"
Dani
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"Consistently fantastic experience. Kayla's focus on tailoring the calligraphy to my capabilities keeps me interested and enthusiastic."
John
Took Calligraphy lessons from Kayla Louven G.
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"I wasn't sure how successful I would be learning Calligraphy online. At the end of my lessons (I signed up for five of them) I found Margot successfully laid out the foundations of Calligraphy for me. Her lesson's were informative and her instructions on what to work on in- between lessons were clear to follow. Furthermore the bonus of it all is that Margot is a nice person to learn from and work with."
Patricia
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"My daughter loved her first lesson and is looking forward to her next."
Timpesett
Took Calligraphy lessons from Kayla Louven G.
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"Lorenzo has been extremely patient and very helpful with my calligraphy lessons."
Cristina
Took Calligraphy lessons from Lorenzo D.
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"He is very patience and encouraging. My kid took interest in calligraphy immediately and practice all on his own."
James
Took Calligraphy lessons from Lorenzo D.
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"Very patient, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic."
John
Took Calligraphy lessons from Kayla Louven G.
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