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Timothy K.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Drawing & Oil painting from New Masters School of Art
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Timothy K.

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Do you want to paint like Rembrandt? Do you want to be the next Van Gogh? Or maybe you want to be able to paint a portrait of your family dog! Well, these are the online classes for you! My name is Timothy and I have been oil painting for 25 years. I enjoy sharing my art experience with others, no matter what age, no matter where you are beginning. I can begin with the simplest subject matter in painting, and advance you into more advanced subject matter such as portraiture and painting from life. My training is a balance of self taught instruction and my art teacher, John Gordon, the designer of the Green Bay Packers logo!
What are you waiting for? Now is the time to cultivate your inner artist and use your artistic talents like never before. Contact me and let’s get the ball rolling.

About Timothy

I am a fun-loving art teacher who is looking for art students of all ages who want to learn, learn, learn! I enjoy sharing my experiences with you as I draw and paint, you can learn from my successes and my mistakes as an artist. To begin, I will ask you one thing: what is your goal and how far you

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Crystal
He took time to find out what I was interested in learning and answered all my questions. He gave a great demonstration too.

Tracey R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $100
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Tracey R.

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It’s fun and easy to understand.
Basics you can use to create art on your own in the future!

About Tracey

I have a BFA and minor in studio art. I’m an artist and enjoy canvas painting w acrylics.

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Elise J.

Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Elise J.

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Ever scrolled through Pinterest and thought "Man, I wish I could do that?" Here's your chance to learn! Whether painting has always intrigued you, you want to pick up another hobby, or you're searching for a new creative outlet- I can help you with just that. Lessons will be tailored to your specific painting desires, while building a foundation of skills. All ages are welcome, beginners to intermediate. I have a solid foundation of watercolor, acrylic and oil paints. I will help you achieve your goals and unlock your inner painter. Let's unleash your inner Bob Ross and start painting today!

About Elise

I am an painter, drawer, potter, sculpter, and Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator user. In other words, I am simply an artist. But I am also a student and a teacher. I have been creating ever since I could hold a pencil or a paint brush. Having painted and drawn throughout my life, I am now studying S

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Nicole B.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Bachelor of Arts from Savannah College of Art & Design
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nicole B.

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I've been instructing painters for several years both beginners and experienced. I love to see people get creative and I can help you too in a laid back format. I am an expert artist/painter with artwork all over the world. If you're new to painting, as long you have a little artistic talent (even if undiscovered) I can teach you to paint. Whether you want to learn just for fun or plan to go to design school, I can teach brush techniques and various subject matters - Abstract, impressionist, still life, portrait (intermediate only) and landscapes/seascapes and even human figures. If you'd like to learn to create digital paintings or traditional paintings, I can teach either.

I can help you get started or pick up where you left off. I prefer acrylics or oil paints.

About Nicole

I love art and I am passionate about making things beautiful. That spills over into Graphic design, Painting and more: I have 20+ years as a graphic designer, photographer 10+ years, artist/painter. I have been instructing for over 6 years. All of my artistic positions led me to run a print shop f

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Dana
Nicole was a great instructor, very patient and fun to work with.
Gloria
Nicole professionally layed out, designed, and printed the obituary of my husband using Adobe Photoshop. Her helpful, yet sensitive suggestions regarding picture arrangements on the pages of the obituary were appreciated. She was timely and easy to work with. I highly recommend her as an instructor.

Alfredo E.

Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Alfredo E.

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In my classes you can expect to learn both the basics and advanced material:
-Painting realistic skin tones, composition,using a grisaille and verdaccio, glazing, methods and materials of the Old Masters, achieving a likeness in portraiture, accurate color mixing and matching, the use and preparation of painting mediums, translating what you see or envision onto the canvas successfully and much more. I enjoy teaching people that are passionate about art, regardless of their skill level.

About Alfredo

I am a classically trained artist and illustrator. I enjoy teaching people who are passionate about art regardless of skill level. I have exhibited widely in Mexico and the United States and also illustrated for magazines and books.

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Preston W.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Awarded CSSSA from California State Governor
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
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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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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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Average Cost of Painting Lessons in Alpha, IL

The average cost of 60-minute painting lessons in Alpha is $77. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $200 per hour.
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$39 average
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$52 average
60 min
$77 average

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"I had no idea how fun and easy it was to stretch my own canvases. Joe showed me many time saving techniques and cost effective tools to start makingg my own canvases!"
- Daniela
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"My daughter loved her first lesson! She is counting the days until her next! She continued painting even after her hour was over because she was so inspired!"
- Julie
Took Painting lessons from Isabela M.
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"We are happy to have found Kai on TakeLessons. Kai works with our high school junior on her portfoilio and submissions for art competitions. The weekly online lessons involve setting goals, conceptualizing, live demonstrations and live coaching. We were initially worried about the effectiveness of online lessons but it has worked out perfectly so far in the second month of lessons. Our daughter has already shown improvement in her technique, and an enthusiasm for the lessons and for the pieces she’s working on with Kai."
- Jeannie
Took Painting lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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"Isabela is a great teacher who truly has a passion for art. She took the time to share helpful tips and stories of her own experiences with our group of twelve, and did so in a fun and energetic manner. She managed to keep us all engaged and was a delight to have in our office. I would highly recommend Isabela!"
- Elizabeth
Took Painting lessons from Isabela M.
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"Having a great time learning watercolor from Teresita! She's very clear with her instructions and super patient with me. She incorporates art theory into every class combined with an enjoyable exercise/piece."
- Amber
Took Painting lessons from Teresita D.
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"This was one of the best classes I have ever attended, in any subject, for the past 30 years. Megan is a brilliant and compassionate teacher. She made me feel like an artist. Thank you, Megan! --Katherine"
- Katherine
Took Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"LOVE the way he jumped straight in and hit all the basics ... covering paintbrushes and the COLOR WHEEL,"
- deborra-lee
Took Painting lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"What a brilliant artist! Joe went over everything an artist needs to know about color. He took the time to explain color psychology, pigment, characteristics, color schemes, color mixing, shadows, highlights, ect! He provided a solid understanding of color knowledge that I can put to effective use. Thank you Joe!!!!!!!!!!"
- James
Took Painting lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"Having never taken a watercolor lesson before, I did not know where to begin. Renata showed patience, expertise, and humor as she helped me acquire the materials I needed and explained the basic procedures. Her demonstrations and personal assistance were exceptional. I highly recommend her as an outstanding instructor."
- Patsy
Took Painting lessons from Renata S.
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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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