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Popular Visual Arts Teachers in East Peoria, IL

Melissa M.

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Dunlap, IL
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Music Education from Eastern Illinois University
  • Teaches students 5 to 18
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Melissa M.

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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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Friendly and positive!
Kate
Great first lesson!
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Gus S.

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Starting at $84
  • Teaches students 10 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1985
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Gus S.

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Learning to draw with the GusGraphics Method is a unique and very effective way to develop accurate and precise rendering skills. As a State Certified Vocational Commercial Art Instructor with more than forty years of experience teaching drawing and painting classes, I have developed a specific technique that works for students of all ages. From youngsters to seniors! I call it "The GusGraphics Method". Students will learn the basics in ten hours of online instruction and will come away from that experience with the ability to make accurate, precise shaded half-tone pencil drawings from reference photographs. Any photographs, including portrait drawings of family and friends.

About Gus

Hello! I am a NY State Certified Vocational Commercial Art Instructor (Level II) with more than forty years of experience teaching students of all ages how to draw and paint like a pro. Over all that time, I have developed a technique which I call the GusGraphics Method for drawing accurate and pr

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Jennifer V.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, English, Spanish
  • Awarded Third Place Performer from Torch Music Fest
  • Multimedia Performing Arts BFA from Lehman College
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Jennifer V.

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A lot of painting and learning!

About Jennifer

Lehman College, Bachelors of Fine Arts, Graduate! I am a Musical Theatre Performer. I perform all the time and believe that warm-ups are a big importance when it comes to performing. Technique is something I have been studying for a while, and I am consistently learning what new techniques work for

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Jose Piedra
Great experience, very patient and informative.
Lucretia
I love it
Kamali
I started getting better at math homework

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Kim L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2014
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Kim L.

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Creating with clay has to be one of my favorite mediums. Working with clay is very rewarding, it also is a great outlet. I have been working with Polymer Clay and designing compact mirrors, prayer boxes and pill boxes.

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Are you ready to create a true one of a kind piece of jewelry! Together we can make your artwork into jewelry! I am a down to earth, easy going, understanding and patient type of gal. I'm ready and willing to pass my skills and talent on to you!

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Josiah J.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Honorable Mention from Mesa Community College
  • Teaches students 18 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Josiah J.

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As a student on track towards my Associates in Applied science for Digital Photography, I've learned a tremendous amount of knowledge and skills that I'm eager to share with my own photography students.

From learning the basic functions of your camera, to composing a great photograph, to managing and editing your photographs, I'm happy to share my knowledge with you.

About Josiah

I'm a professional website designer, internet marketer, photographer, and visual artist. I have a wide range of skills, talents, and interests from coding CSS and HTML, to manipulating photos, and making fine art paintings. Despite the medium, above all else, I am visual artist and designer. Wi

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Paul Sherwood
Awesome!! We really connected and he was able to determine my skill set and already helped me in my PS learning.
Kristi
Josiah gave clear explanations. He was well-organized and knowledgeable. I will schedule more sessions with him in the future.
Garrett B.
Josiah is awesome. He develops an organized lesson plan with set goals in mind. I have learned a tremendous amount already.
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Christina L.

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  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Christina L.

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I’m positive that there is no limit to what you can achieve. If a person is willing to try something then they can achieve that skill.

About Christina

Hello, My name is Christina and I love drawing/sketching. I believe that anyone can learn how to draw and sketch, if you can draw a line then you can draw anything its as simple as that. i know that trying to better your drawing skill can get frustrating but the most important thing to remem

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"I have always loved to draw as a hobby, but could never get the hang of it. I found Jessica on Craigslist and she taught me how to hold a pencil properly to create the depth to my drawings I've always dreamed about! I highly recommend Jessica and can't wait till my next lesson with her! Thanks again!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"Tara was wonderful when working with my boys. She was always on time, never cancelled and was always smiling. She was gentle and guided them through each project. I would highly recommend Tara to anyone who wanted a personal, quality lesson in art."
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Took Drawing lessons from Tara S.
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"She is very kind and cares about her students. She is the best professor I've ever had."
Pari
Took Abstract Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"Wow! Jacob is incredibly knowledgable in both photography and Photoshop. He took great care to answer all of my questions. After just one lesson I'm definitely on my way to being a better photographer."
Melissa
Took Photography lessons from Jacob F.
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"Great class. Julie took her time and explained everything in detail. No question was left unanswered. Would highly recommend this class and any additional classes she teaches."
Joe
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"i have learned so much and still am"
Melissa
Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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"Absolutely great teacher :)"
giulia
Took Painting lessons from Kathy S.
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"Deron is an absolute joy to work with. My dude ran off immediately after the lesson to draw some more. Now that's a positive review. :)"
Zaki
Took Illustration lessons from Deron C.
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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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"Julie's expertise as a teacher is wonderful - she is not only completely knowledgeable, but she is patient and has the fantastic ability to explain the most complex task in language that is clear and concise for the student to understand. My experience with Julie has been so amazing and I have learned so much - she has definitely taken me to the next level. Many thanks Julie."
Kathy
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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