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Kelvin L.

154 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kelvin L.

154 Reviews
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I have been teaching drawing since 2001..I am available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of drawing/painting skills. I specialize in wild life...
Students will have simple step-by-step instructions make it fun and easy to draw lifelike animal friends, Just start with basic shapes and follow the illustrated examples and they will be creating their own amazing masterpieces in no time at all.

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects

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Kelvin is a wonderful instructor! He is very patient, personable, and seems very passionate about what he does. I highly recommend Kelvin!
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Patrick B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Patrick B.

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Professional artist trained in the traditional methods of drawing and painting. I have taught students of all levels and experience. During your custom lesson you will watch the easy to follow steps on my webcam and get real time feedback on your artwork. Everyone learns in different ways and has different goals, the lessons will be catered to your specific needs.
Lets get creative.

You can also get feedback/advice on your art work by selecting a 30 minute critique.

About Patrick

Hello, my name is Patrick. I am a professional artist working mostly with traditional mediums and can teach in several media applications. I am comfortable teaching from basic drawing and painting to mixed media and more advanced techniques. I graduated from Laguna College of Art and Design and

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Eddie B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $95
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Eddie B.

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Age-Appropriate areas of instruction include:
-Painting Techniques such as Layering, Mixing, Washes, and Glazing.
-Understanding Composition.
-Understanding Color Theory: Opposites or “complementary colors” on the color wheel; Painting with medium tones, so that highlights and shadows can be applied easily. Using multiple colors equals “depth” and “interest.”
-How to Mix Paint: Mixing using the palette knife, brush, on palette, or on painting.

About Eddie

I am a Grumbacher Art Certified Instructor. I am an experienced and accomplished artist; I specialize in encouraging students to explore their own creative style while also learning basic painting, drawing, and sculpting techniques. For children and teens, I aim to focus on strengths, while buil

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Stefanie
My son has been working with Eddie since June of 2019. He is very patient. Highly recommend.
Stefanie
Eddie has been working with my son since June of 2019. Eddie is very patient and knowledgeable. Definitely recommend!

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Monica N.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Monica N.

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Students learn different tools to help develop drawing skills and techniques, and expand their visual vocabulary. This class covers drawing fundamentals, as well as less conventional approaches to composition and drawing.

About Monica

I'm an artist specializing in drawing and painting classes for young adults and adults. You'll receive personalized instruction from a classically trained artist. My mission is to give Students the skills to draw and paint realistically, and express themselves.

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Vishwa
Monica is a wonderful teacher. She was delightful during my class and I felt she was truly interested in my own artistic endeavors. She was extremely patient, listened and gave very helpful suggestions to improve my technique of mixing Colors and translating my vision via the blade and brush to the canvas. I would highly recommend taking classes with her on a regular basis for all those who really want to learn about the beauty of oil painting and sketching.
Val
I can't say enough about Monica. She is able to bring out the best in her students and allow them to express their talent . Her bright outlook and encouragement allowed me to grow as an artist. She is like an art mentor that will allow you to flourish.
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Sharon M.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Awarded Presidential Fellowship for Professional Development from Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah,
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sharon M.

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There are so many reasons to learn to draw. Perhaps you are applying for college and want to strengthen your portfolio? Maybe you changing careers and need to strengthen your visual thinking? Or you may just want to learn to draw for fun. Whatever your reason is, I can help. I have been teaching drawing for 20 years and I’ve worked with students of all ages, from young adults to retirees. There seems to be a notion out there that “one must have a talent for art before they can learn to draw. ” One thing I can say for sure is that this absolutely NOT true. With the right knowledge, a strong desire to learn, and a willingness to try, anyone can learn to draw.

I teach students how to draw from a classical studies background, but I believe in nurturing the uniqueness of each student and honoring their learning style. Unlike a classroom setting, a private lesson frees us up to build the lessons specifically around the student's goals and needs.

About Sharon

Do you want to learn to draw/paint or improve your work? Are you applying for college and need portfolio advice? Did you want to get back into doing art after many years without it? Are you a mid-career artist and just need some feedback and a new perspective? Are you changing careers and nee

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Marcie W.
I am learning so much with Sharon! She is encouraging and helpful in her feedback, knowledgeable, talented, and has a warm and caring, presence.
Carl
My lesson with Sharon was a fantastic start. I'm not entirely new to art but I am fairly new to acrylic painting. She tailored our first lesson to start me with a solid foundation. Very excited to set up my next lesson!

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Cristina
Sharon is the best art teacher I’ve ever had. She excels in explaining a concept verbally and then showing visual examples of it. With her positive and encouraging teaching style, Sharon guided me to better myself as a beginning artist. Her teaching technique is uncomplicated and easy to follow. When you take a class with her, not a single session goes by without learning something new. Without reservation, I would recommend taking an art class with Sharon.

Sondra S.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Bachelor's of Fine Arts- Concentration in Drawing and Painting from Oregon College of Art and Craft
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Sondra S.

19 Reviews
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Learning to draw is the best foundation for any artist. I teach my students through various techniques and assignments to understand form and spatial relationships. This tool is what many artists refer to as the ability to "see." This will not only improve your accuracy but your overall skills as an artist in other medias also.

About Sondra

Hello future student :) My name is Sondra and I would love to help you achieve your artistic goals! I received my Bachelor's in Fine Arts from The Oregon College of Art and Craft, a school that gave me background in modern, conceptual art. That being said, I'm a huge fan of strong technical skil

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Maryam A.
Very friendly and informative
Lisa
Sondra is great. I loved my class with her. She's an amazing teacher! I'd so recommend her for anyone wanting to paint whether a beginner or more advanced. She knows her stuff!
Richard Hackworth
Great artist with experience and can help beginners become much better painters. Would definitely recommend.

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Average Cost of Drawing Lessons in Joliet, IL

The average cost of 60-minute drawing lessons in Joliet is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $134 per hour.
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"My 12 yr old daughter just had her first lesson. She said he teaches very well. He pauses to take questions and gives helpful feedback and suggestions."
Lea
Took Drawing lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"My 6 year old daughter really enjoyed her online drawing lesson with Jessica. The lesson was well-structured and thought through. The materials Jessica picked were diverse and informative. I was amazed how Jessica made the online lesson seem as if she was right here in our house. I asked my daughter how many more lessons should I set up for her and she answered: many, many more! I strongly recommend Jessica to any student learning graphite drawing!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"We love Kelvin, he is really patient and talented on teaching drawing."
jessie
Took Drawing lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Moataz was a great teacher. He worked patiently and efficiently with my son. He is knowledgeable, patient and very skilled. I couldn’t rate him more highly."
Bruce Proctor
Took Drawing lessons from Moataz A.
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"Sondra was well prepared and provided Jojo with technique instruction and drills to work on. Jojo is eager to continue her lessons."
Jojo
Took Drawing lessons from Sondra S.
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"i used to love drawing when i was a kid and really wanted to pick it up again. I really love Eileen’s lessons, they’re challenging but also relaxing and meditative."
Pat
Took Drawing lessons from Eileen M.
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"My classes with Professor McNeil were amazing. While her courses are not easy, they are extremely rewarding. She has an uncanny ability to make otherwise difficult techniques achievable, easy to understand and fun to practice. While taking her classes, through her way of teaching I wanted to paint more, draw more and felt confident to do it. I cannot dream up a better teacher, she is patient, inspiring, and pushes you to try new techniques in a way that you don't realise until you're practicing them. If you take her classes you'll only want to take more."
Stephanie Telemaque
Took Drawing lessons from Sharon M.
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"My daughter was comfortable and enjoyed her first lesson. We will definitely continue!"
Dove
Took Drawing lessons from Sandy K.
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"My daughter is with Ms. Maggie for more than a year. She loves her art class and keeps sketching all the time. She has developed an interest to sketch what she is seeing. Thanks to Ms. Maggie.

Ms. Maggie is very professional and to the point instead of beating around the bush. Its been a pleasure working with her."
Preetha
Took Drawing lessons from Margarita M.
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"Anna is such a patient and knowledgeable tutor. Very accommodating and flexible. She is truly a professional and passionate about developing people for success while also providing the tools to continue that growth. Truly grateful to have found Anna and I highly recommend her!"
G.A.
Took Drawing lessons from Anna E.
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