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David Z.

8 Reviews
DeKalb, IL
Starting at $45
  • BFA Fine Art Painting from Northern Illinois University
  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation from The Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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David Z.

8 Reviews
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I provide instructional direction using templates and thin paper. I recommend dual brush markers made by Tomboy.

It is expected that the following tools are used:

Tomboy Dual Brush pens

Flat surface ie. Masonite board, wooden board or plastic sheet.

Stratford tracing paper.

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About David

Dedicated art professional with 18 years of experience in creating artwork utilizing various medias. In my early years I worked as an outsider artist giving watercolor lessons for Susan Edwards of the artist place called "The Art Attack in Sycamore Illinois. After some years of painting and display

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Daniel
Had a great lesson with David, Decided to purchase a few hour one time lesson to paint a picture with my wife. David did a great job. I was very happy how he accommodated us and the time he put in before the lesson.
Michelle C.
David explains well to what needs improvement and is very constructive to what needs to be done. I’m learning so much. It’s exciting
Karin
David is very experienced and knowledgeable for many art forms. And is very personable also.
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Kimberly D.

11 Reviews
Morris, IL
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Arts from Slippery Rock University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Kimberly D.

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Students can expect a fun and educational lesson. You will not only learn how to read music and play piano but you will also be learning music theory and piano technique.

About Kimberly

I have been playing Piano for 20 years and have studied music at the college level. I have been teaching private lessons to students of all ages and abilities since 2012. I received my Bachelor of Arts from Slippery Rock University in 2016. Please reach out to me if you have any questions about pian

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Joyce J.
Peter D.
We had the best experience having Kim teach our 2 kids piano. She is very professional, knowledgeable and very good with kids. We look forward continuing our lessons. Thank you Kim you are the best!
Joshua S.
Lesson went smoothly. Kimberley was very patient with Joshua.
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Alexandra H.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Alexandra H.

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Alexandra has been in the entertainment and dance industry since she was 3 years old. She is highly trained in numerous styles of dance from jazz, ballet, musical theatre, contemporary, modern, partnering and improvisation. Her dance classes are tailored specifically for each students experience and goals!

About Alexandra

Our classes together will be tailored specifically to your experience and desired goals! As a teacher I empower my students to connect to their intuitive, original, artful-self through different practices of embodiment, dance, yoga, meditation and other forms of movement and healing arts. My class

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Tim T
Private Yoga sessions with Alexandra are the best investment I made this year. I am so grateful for our weekly sessions and she has also helped me to develop a daily yoga practice of my own. My anxiety has improved tremendously and I’m so grateful for her care and guidance. Highly recommend!
Zoe
Alexandra is a breath of fresh air! The thing I most look forward to each week is our yoga class together. She has a calming, inspiring energy and really helps guide my healing. I highly recommend taking a class with her!
Sarah
It has been a deeply healing and transformative experience working with Alexandra. After our weekly classes I always feel more alive, awakened and connected to my spirit. I’ve felt the practice begin to pour into and nourish every other part of my life.

So grateful to have met Alexandra, Highly recommend.
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Luther B.

54 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Father of the Year from New Hope Missionary Baptist Church
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • 3 years program Voice and Jazz Studies from Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Oberlin, Ohio Music Major
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Luther B.

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I will be instructing you on the basics of proper playing techniques, music theory, and musicianship. You will learn to read notated music and also play by ear which will make you a well rounded player.

About Luther A.

Luther unique talents as educator, instrumentalist, conductor, vocal coach, cinematographer, composer and arranger make him a sought-after teacher. Currently, Luther is working with the Bridgeport Board of Education at Roosevelt Elementary School for President Obama's Arts and Humanities Turn-Aroun

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Stefanie B.
At 48 years old, I decided to embark on the life-long desire for vocal lessons. Mr. Blackwell works with me at my pace, as an amateur with a busy professional and home life, and supports me wherever I am in a given lesson. After 8 months of singing together, I have so much more confidence and enjoyment out of singing and like another reviewer said, he makes me feel like I could perform one day (beyond the kitchen, car and shower!).
Hadassah
Mr. Blackwell is very kind and is an amazing teacher. He takes time to help me understand music especially the theory sections. He is not just a music teacher but he is an excellent mentor.
Paul
Luther has been very helpful at teaching me the basics while also making sure we move at a pace in which I am comfortable before jumping into any new exercises. I look forward to having him as a teacher for a long time.
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Ben H.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 5 to 85
  • Professional certificate guitar performance from Musicians Institute
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Ben H.

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Have composition training at musicians institute. Also I know hundreds of songs and experience in writing music.

About Ben

Hello, my name is Ben and GUITAR IS MY BUSINESS...AND MY BUSINESS IS GOOD so please consider me. I've been playing guitar for over 18 years and have been in playing bands for 12 years. Recently after the band broke up, I decided to further my education and went to Musicians Institute in Hollywood Ca

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Roy H.
Great
Britta S.
Pretty much let my kids run the show which meant not a lot got accomplished. He's nice the kids liked him though.
Johnathan P.
Ben was super understanding of my busy schedule. He jumped right in and worked well with my 15 year old son.
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Gio A.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $28
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2005
  • BA Music from University of Central Florida
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Gio A.

25 Reviews
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I've played guitar since I was only eight years old (over 20 years!) in many different bands, styles, and genres. I played in a traditional Irish ensemble when I was in college and have since picked up banjo, mandolin, harmonica, and bodhran (an Irish hand drum). I love playing and teaching bluegrass music, it's a special challenge both for me and the students!

About Gio

I studied music at UCF (Orlando), focusing on classical and jazz guitar, but I also have years of experience playing rock, blues, folk, hip-hop, and musical theater on both guitar and drums. I have been teaching guitar, drums, and piano for about eight years to students of all ages. Music is wha

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Ron M.
Sure had fun and Gio gave me a lot of homework. This is good. I'm starting to get a good understanding of the Harmonica.
Ron M.
A great introduction to a Harmonica. Looking forward to my next lesson.
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"Had my first lesson. Great teacher, very informative on the subject, and very easy to talk with. Left the lesson feeling I learned more than before the lesson. Now I'm even more excited to work with my camera he helped me understand more. Definitely would recommend him as a teacher. If I decide to take another lesson, I will request him as my teacher. Thanks for the lesson."
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"My daughter absolutely LOVED her first lesson! She is so excited, so I am VERY pleased:)"
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Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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"She was just wonderful in showing me different techniques with each lesson."
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Took Watercolor Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"Lauren was super helpful with my daughter and she’s looking forward to many more lessons."
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Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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"Awesome first lesson with Lauren! 😊"
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Took Abstract Painting lessons from Lauren W.
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"Sharron was wonderful!! Her experience is amazing. She provides direction, practical tips, support all rolled into an hour of enjoyment!"
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Took Watercolor Painting lessons from Sharron J.
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"Joy is lovely and has been very flexible with my schedule. You can tell she loves photography and enjoys teaching. If I was more of an online learner I would have rated the session a 5. I am now realizing I am more of a hands on person it is personally challenging for me to learn using this method. In an ideal world we would be learning by shooting in real time."
Nancy
Took Photography lessons from Joy S.
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"So far - just great! Looking forward to next lesson"
Sina
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Lauren W.
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"Megan was engaging, genuine, and had an extremely well-prepared lesson for us to start with. I felt like I gained a lot of important perspective about art, in both a technical sense and regarding the mentality of creating art. Great teacher. Looking forward to another lesson."
Jacob
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"First time ever taking an online class and it was excellent.
Giuseppe understood perfectly what I am looking for and why I want to learn drwaing . He customize the class for me to the perfection.
Looking forward to more class with Giuseppe !"
Elisabetta
Took Drawing lessons from Joe B.
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