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Popular Visual Arts Teachers in Chillicothe, IL

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Melissa M.

(1)
Dunlap, IL
Starting at $50
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches students 5 to 18
  • Music Education from Eastern Illinois University
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In our photography classes, I teach students just taking a brand new dslr camera out of the box how to use the camera in manual mode like a professional. We discuss technical aspects including the exposure triangle, composition, lighting and more.

About Melissa

I am a professional singer, pianist, and photographer. I studies at EIU with a Bachelors of Music, specifically voice and piano. Voice students can expect to improve week to week in their vocal technique. Every voice has a unique timbre; I teach students to release built up tension and apply found

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September 24, 2019
Kate
Great first lesson!
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Lily S.

(38)
Watercolor Painting
Starting at $20
Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Chinese, Japanese, French
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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I've been doing water color painting for years and would love to help you.

For the basics of watercolor you'll learn color theory, how to use paint brushes, techniques etc. The beginner lessons are more organized lessons and structured to go over the basics.

But, the more advanced is where you come to me with what you'd like to paint, and I'll give you techniques and tips on your projects.

About Lily

I've been sewing since I was 13. I've sewn things over the years such as dresses, pajamas. I do a lot of tailoring things too. I just love to sew, and I love teaching people to sew too! The way that I teach is to help the student develop their own style. I have students work on their own indivi

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November 18, 2019
Kay
Short lesson, but plan on re booking.
October 15, 2019
Travis H.
りりさん Is a great teacher I'm very excited for my second lesson! She's very focused on what you want to learn specifically and also helps you understand the basics. Sends you what you've learned so you can review it whenever!
October 6, 2019
Tori B.
She had a PowerPoint ready on the technique I wanted to learn.
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Tony M.

(23)
Photography
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio

  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor from Byblos University
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Learn To shoot like a pro in Manual /Creative mode, understanding WB, ISO, Shutter Speed and Aperture. Importing raw images to Lightroom and Photoshop.

Photographer with 25 years experience. Experienced with all types of photography. Portraits - Landscape - Modeling portfolios & comp cards, Wedding & event photography, and more.

About Tony

If you want to be the best, learn from the best. Talent, skill, confidence- priceless!. Choosing the right voice coach or singing teacher can be a difficult task, as there are so many coaches and teachers out there. My approach is unique in a sense that I do not believe in a "One size fits all"

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August 19, 2018
Ivana B.
I would highly recommend Tony Mitri as a voice and music instructor. My son takes lessons with Mr. Mitri and his progress has been astounding! He studies with other teachers previously without much success. My son has said he has learned more from Mr. Mitri than all of his previous instructors. He enjoys the lessons so he works harder at making progress and it shows. He helped him expand his range substantially, and increase his confidence. I would highly recommend him to anyone interested in music of any kind. Mr.Mitri is awesome professional, patient and extremely knowledgeable. You won’t be disappointed.
July 31, 2018
Jeri DeVale
you could tell that he not only was a good and patient teacher but that he was interested in well being and was exceptional in his creative approach to teaching! most definitely a 5 star teacher.
Jeri DeVale
May 9, 2018
Jerome B.
He is patient and very knowledgeable going try stick as long as possible !

Meet Online Visual Arts Teachers Serving Chillicothe, IL

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Daniel L.

(15)
Painting
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • 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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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 Daniel

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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August 23, 2019
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”!😄
August 18, 2019
Scott
Terrible! Missed an appointment, limited knowledge, poor teaching skills. Would avoid..
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July 19, 2019
Katy
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Amber R.

(11)
Illustration
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I can show you everything from the basics, to color theory, to light and shadow, to line work, to how to set up a strong composition!

About Amber

I am a professional freelance artist, and owner of Leola Studios. I have been doing custom artwork for over 15 years, and have several contract jobs with businesses on my resume. I have an Associates Degree in Fine Arts/Animation from Academy of Art University. I specialize in photo realism, and

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November 19, 2019
Arnold
My 9 year old absolutely loved it! Cant wait for the next class :)
October 18, 2019
Claudia
The lesson was very enjoyable and effective. Amber made me feel relaxed, yet totally engaged. I gained confidence after completing a landscape sketch during my first class.

Claudia
August 15, 2019
Kadence
My granddaughter has just finished her first drawing class with Amber. She really enjoyed it and is excited to take her second class. My granddaughter is very shy and soft spoken Amber was wonderful with her.
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Marina B.

(7)
Painting
Starting at $18
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio

  • Speaks English, Russian
  • MFA Master of Fine Art from Syracuse University
  • Teaches students Male: 8 and up; Female: 7 and up
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The objective of this class is to push drawing skills, to increase ability to see the relative values within the objects/figure and to learn to ‘plan ahead’ with specific goals to accomplish at different times during the painting. Progressing to painting is at the Instructor’s discretion and depends on the experience of the student and success of the initial drawings.

This class will address the principles that are essential to transform abstract flat shapes into fully dimensional form and create a sense of light on the objects/figure. The student will focus on drawing and painting the object/figure with a full range of values and develop the ability to make accurate relative value calibrations. The focus will be on structure, anatomy, proportion, light direction, edge conditions, abstract movements through the figure, composition and an understanding of basic form.

About Marina

As a child of five years old I was brought by my mom to Gulyaev’s Art Studio and this famous Ukrainian artist involved me in the marvelous world of fine art. In high-school, I participated in a federally-funded program for the Gifted and Talented in Visual Art. After graduation I won a huge comp

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July 31, 2019
cari R.
Really enjoyed working with Marina! She is very fun and delightful to work with
January 26, 2017
Lolly L.
It was our first class together so part of it was organizing myself. I look forward to more classes with Marina.
October 20, 2016
Lucy
I've known Marina for a very long time and while I haven't taken any classes yet, I most definitely would recommend her to anyone who's looking for a good art teacher. She is a very talented artist and has a rare ability to inspire people to be creative. Her students' paintings are awesome and always make me smile looking at them.

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"I'm a believer in classical education so Kai was a perfect match as a teacher. Watching his demonstrations I visually register the method, and then the feedback I get on my drawings points me where I am lacking. I had all these ideas I wanted to draw/paint, but I couldn't form the correct shapes. I still have a long way to go to make those pieces but as van Gogh said "So that what used to seem to me to be desperately impossible is now gradually becoming possible". I guarantee you, learning realistic drawing will fuel your creativity even more.
Kai is an interactive teacher, so you will also hear many great stories and the names of many great artists that you can explore."
- Ozge
Took Drawing lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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"Deron has been flexible with our schedule. Our daughter (13yr) enjoys taking class with him."
- Destiny
Took Drawing lessons from Deron C.
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- Sandy
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"I have learned a lot from Jonathan so far. He has been very helpful in helping me understand PhotoShop and Lightroom. I would highly recommend him.
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Took Photography lessons from Jonathan Y.
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"Really enjoyed working with Marina! She is very fun and delightful to work with"
- cari
Took Oil Painting lessons from Marina B.
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"Great first class. I'm looking forward to my next class."
- Valerie
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"Julie's instruction reaffirmed what minute knowlege I had in the operation of my Canon SLR. What I did learn was various uses of the "Memu" and "buttons" on the camera. Overall, hopefully this will assist in me becoming a better photographer thus enhancing my photos."
- Michael Chiaramonte
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"John has a true knowledge and understanding of different photography and how to solve the unique issues we had. We looked through over 20 instructors on google, etc before we picked John and would highly recommend him."
- Jason Gendler
Took Photography lessons from John O.
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"Joe was very thorough in his explanations on the Hittite and art of graffiti! Had a great time during the session!"
- Chris
Took Graffiti lessons from Giuseppe B.
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