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Sarah B.

Washington, DC
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Accounting from Ivy Tech
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Sarah B.

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owner of True Grace Photography! It is here! I am now offering classes on photography. Your camera, and you, and your phone or computer, that's all you need!

About Sarah

Sales Prices good Now (March 2020, through June 1, 2020)! Hi, I am a young Educated multi-subject professional tutor! I have a degree from an Accredited College with concentration in business and Accounting education. I have been teaching for 7 years! With addition of 6 years in Sales, and Custom

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Sharron J.

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Laurel, MD
Starting at $30
  • High School Diploma-Visual Arts from Baltimore School for the Arts
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
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Sharron J.

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Self expression through art is an amazing experience. It's personal on all levels.

The most fabulous thing about being an artist is that boundaries regarding creativity are non-existent. The artist is always in a state of learning. Art is a progressive practice that takes time to develop.

Materials are not included.
Materials needed are pencil, paper and a willingness to explore.

Drawing lessons will be assessed based on the individual's current abilities and their goals.
Ages 9-40

About Sharron

In my sessions, I am more than a teacher, I am a mentor and a counselor, I promote positive energy for positive outcomes. I am not an Art Therapist. I've thought about becoming an art therapist but I really didn't want to go back to school. However, my resume includes graduating from the Ba

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Such a relatable person!
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Rylan
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 :)

Anna K.

Sterling, VA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks korean, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • education, performance, composition. from Berklee college of Music.
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Anna K.

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About Anna

*** Specialties *** When I teach piano, I use the Alfred piano method books. When I teach ensemble, I use the Carl Orff method. When I teach Vibes and marimba, I use my own methods.

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Matthew M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $100
  • B.S. Art Education from Hofstra University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matthew M.

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I am a teaching artist with 15+ years of instructional experience. As a NYS-certified art teacher and MFA recipient in painting and drawing, I am qualified to work with any age or ability level.

Whether you're a parent looking to quench your child's thirst to be creative, or an adult interested in taking your art practice to the next level, I will be able to help any student hone their skills and reach their goals.

Most importantly, I strive to instill my love for making and appreciating art in all of my students, and cater to their individual needs and skill levels through a progressive teaching model.

About Matthew

I'm an artist based in Greenpoint, Brooklyn and make work that investigates the painting process. I earned a BS in art Education from Hofstra University and hold an MFA in Painting from CUNY Queens College. My work has been included in various exhibitions around the United States including Sardine

Kimberly D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Teaches students 5 to 50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
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Kimberly D.

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Drawing is an art that I mastered at an early age. I am able to teach you how to master the art of drawing whether you are a beginner or somewhat experience. I will make it fun and exciting.

About Kimberly

In my lesson I will teach you the basic of drawing until you learn to master it.

Salma R.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Arabic, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2016
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Salma R.

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In this class, you will learn the basics of food photography, including staging, lighting, styling, and editing. Show off your beautiful dishes with either you phone camera or a DSLR. I will also teach you how to switch over from auto settings to achieving stunning images by going manual on your camera

About Salma

Hi, there! My name is Salma Repole. I've been teaching lessons for 5 years. I'm a loving and outgoing person and my teaching style is easy, simple, and effective. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

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"Joe is very knowledgeable and very patient. I scheduled another lesson with him. I would highly recommend Joe."
Steve
Took Photography lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"Sharon is a fantastic teacher. She has a great eye for drawing and painting, and helped encourage me when I needed to push my art. I would highly reccomend any aspiring artist take her classes. She is patience, sweet, and incredibly intuitive."
Ty
Took Drawing lessons from Sharon M.
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"The technology worked well, and Megan did a very good job. The first session exceeded my expectations."
Theo
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"He teaches my daughter, but I was listening to him during the lesson, he kept explaining everything to her, exactly what we wanted, a good foundation, finally!"
Phaedra
Took Drawing lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"HIGHLY RECOMMEND!! Ken is extremely talented in perceiving every student’s individual needs. When he gives feedback, it is not formulaic but actually tailored to the work I have done and the improvements I have made. This means that with each exercise completed, I am still learning new things about myself and my drawing instead of just repeating a technique brainlessly. These drawing classes have left a lasting mark on my art practice!"
Ting
Took Drawing lessons from Ken G.
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"Loren is a delight! She taught me how to create a beautiful floral painting step by step. She gave enough instruction to learn proper technique but gave me enough space to allow me to be creative with my painting. I highly recommend Loren to teach you how to create beautiful acrylic paintings!"
Charissa
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Loren P.
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"Cora was very happy with her first lesson!"
Cora
Took Drawing lessons from Kathy S.
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"She is truly professional, exceptional teaching techniques and makes you motivated and focus on the subject. I was not expecting so much from one hour class . I would definitely recommend her ."
Mike
Took Abstract Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"Kathy has been a wonderful teacher and inspiration for our 10-year old daughter. Cora has learned so much and enjoyed every lesson with Kathy, who has been an affirming and talented teacher."
Jan
Took Drawing lessons from Kathy S.
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"Raymond’s artwork and story telling is awesome. I first found him on Kickstarter and it's truly amazing how many successful and creative Projects he completed."
Martin
Took Cartooning lessons from Raymond M.
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