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David Z.

3 Reviews
Cherry Valley, IL
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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David Z.

3 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.

Masking tape

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 displa

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Courtney
David is an excellent artist who has years of experience in teaching art. I have been a student for 3 years and I have come so far as an artist. David has taught me how to see the world in a different light. I have and would recommend anybody who has an interest in art to take lessons from David. He is able to take anybody with the passion to become the artist they strive to be. He is an amazing teacher!
Debby
Clear , easy to follow online instructions . Great original subject choice . I would highly recommend David as a tutor . I must add he is a very talented and original style artist .
Laura
David worked hard to teach my Grandson the fundamentals of drawing and painting. David made the lessons fun and interesting!

Joey F.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2014
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Joey F.

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Learn Old English or Chancery Italic style calligraphy.

About Joey

Hello Artist-in-Progress, We are all artists-in-progress because, no matter how good we are, we can always get better! I'm Mr. Joey and I love art and I love teaching art! I am a graduate of The Art Institute and an artist and animator that creates art in pencil, charcoal, pastel, watercolor,

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Alexandrea S.
Joey is a great teacher and artist!!!
Moren
Glad he was able to accommodate my beeds
Nikki F.
Great experience
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Marty W.

62 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $31
  • Speaks Spanish (For singing and limited usage), Italian (for singing)
  • Master of Science from University of Advancing Technology
  • Teaching since 1997
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Marty W.

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Although my focus as a TakeLessons teacher is primarily in music, I also teach a killer Calligraphy class. I do not take the fact that I am 'multi-talented' lightly. I know good calligraphy and I know mediocre calligraphy. Before getting more involved with music, I taught Calligraphy at a junior college for 7 years. I taught over 750 students and took classes from a student of Donald Jackson, one of the Scribes of the Queen of England. I can strengthen the work and techniques of intermediate or advanced calligraphers (and illuminators) and am very adept at teaching beginners. We can meet in my music studio or your home. I have a list of preferred materials and love this amazing communication form.

About Marty

Open up to your own unique voice. Play piano with energy and freedom. "With singing, your body is your instrument. Helping you become all you can be as a performer is my number one goal. Protecting your voice is a close second as we work to strengthen your vocal range and the quality of your so

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Marty helped me to prepare to sing at my wedding and although that didn't ultimately happen because I was so busy with all the wedding details I did not have time to practice, the experience was magficent and I've taken what I learn with her an facilated into many avenues of my life including speaking, as she taught me how to better project and be more confident in doing so.
She takes a very personal approach with her students to help them truly recognize there goals.
Victor
Marty is a wonderful teacher and very easy to understand. I tried many online packages and other teachers and I could not keep up with their instruction. Marty is clear and has figured out ways to make It possible for me to play much faster than I ever thought I could. I will be returning from a trip east and will continue my lessons when I return. I am very happy that I found Marty.

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Isabela M.

93 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Romanian, French, Italian, Spanish, German
  • Teaching since 1992
  • MBA International Business from Florida Metropolitan University
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Isabela M.

93 Reviews
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Educated in Europe, I was always inspired by my teachers and travels to continue honing my artistic skills. With practice, anybody can develop their own style, and I believe it's my duty to pass on the knowledge that was instilled in me as a young artist.
Expression of one's soul in art may be sometimes stronger than words, something that psychologists have proven for years.
Practicing calligraphy is very rewarding in time but the most important tool is knowing the cursive letters of the alphabet. Or learning them with me.
Rate is for online courses. A $15 fee applies to personal courses face-to-face.

About Isabela

Before reading about me, I'd like to share up front the honor that my newest student, R., has brought to me by choosing to learn Romanian. Nothing special so far except that he is 100 years old!!!! Yes, you read that correctly: a century old. He is the outmost inspiring person in my life by teachin

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Jessica F.
Isabela is a great instructor. She explains things very well and takes time to make sure you understand before moving on. Her pace is quick, like a real conversation. Five stars for sure.
Nathan
Warm and enthusiastic even with slower learners (i. e. Me)
More simple conversation may be of help.

Moataz A.

80 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Speaks English, Arabic, French, Japanese, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin, Korean
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Moataz A.

80 Reviews
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Online Calligraphy Teacher

I can teach you how to make money with Calligraphy and Hand Lettering.

I start out with nomenclature, then I go into the basics of composition, flourishes, tracking, and anatomy. Then I get into skeletal stroke order for Serif, Sans Serif and Script (focusing on whichever one the student wants), and I provide more in depth training in each specific style of interest.

I also can teach you hand lettering which is different from Calligraphy in that the rules are much looser and it is very stylized, and is a lot more fun.

About Moataz

I am a Freelance Graphic Designer living in Powell, Ohio. I love learning and teaching, like a lot. I teach languages, Lettering, branding, and the basics of Graphic design as well as the adobe programs that bring it to life. My promise to you is that I will teach you everything I know in the ti

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Lisa
Moataz broke things down for me and helped provide a great introduction to typography. He gave me some recommendations to improve my work and emailed me with a few resources to check out. Thank you so much!
Stephy
We jumped right into lettering and calligraphy. He explained the history and what you consider when writing. Thanks.
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Toshi M.

286 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $100
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Business from USC
  • Teaches Beginner
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Toshi M.

286 Reviews
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Japanese calligraphy is a form of calligraphy, or artistic writing, of the Japanese language.

In modern calligraphy, a number of tools are used to make a composition. Most basic four tools were collectively called Four Treasures of the Study.
You need to purchase at Japanese store or internet store.

1. A brush
2. An ink stick (sumi).
3. Mulberry paper (washi)
4. An ink stone (suzuri) to grind the inkstick against, mixed with water.

5. A paper weight (bunchin) to hold the paper in place
6. A cloth (shi ta ji ki) to place under the paper (often newsprint is used as well) to prevent ink from bleeding through.

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About Toshi

Welcome! My name is Toshi M. I was born in Hiroshima City and raised in Tokyo, Japan. I am a veteran Japanese language tutor with over 15 years of experience. I teach people of all ages (from 2 to 85 years old) from all over the world, both in person and through online platforms. I am curre

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Armen
I'm totally new to Japanese and I was very nervous. I just completed my 4th lesson and I'm finding learning Japanese is fun! Toshi is very patient and he is helping me create a plan forward. I have been working hard and have kind of gotten Hiragana,Katakana, but I need a lot more practice. I am able to read and write some words and in our lesson today I spoke my first complete Japanese sentence. Thank you Toshi for your help and for making my Japanese journey fun!
Jennifer T.
Toshi was prepared and taught me common politeness
phrases for my trip to Japan for my first lesson. He was patient and was a great teacher.
Agnes
I just started my lesson with Toshi Sensei yesterday. He is such a patient and nice teacher. He helped me to understand more about the pronunciation. I was having a really fun time in learning Japanese, and I am looking forward to have my next lesson.

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Average Cost of Calligraphy Lessons in Poplar Grove, IL

The average cost of 60-minute calligraphy lessons in Poplar Grove is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $44 and $84 per hour.
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$48 average
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"Moataz broke things down for me and helped provide a great introduction to typography. He gave me some recommendations to improve my work and emailed me with a few resources to check out. Thank you so much!"
- Lisa
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"Great instructor, down to earth. Understandable"
- Shavonne
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"As our first lesson Moataz began by explaining the historic origin of calligraphy which was interesting and helpful. He then moved to fonts and their importance and various styles as they evolved with the specifics of basic rules of calligraphy.
He is open to my needs as a student and knowlegable and responsive to questions."
- Perci
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"We jumped right into lettering and calligraphy. He explained the history and what you consider when writing. Thanks."
- Stephy
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"The first lesson was great. He was patient with me and my tech issues. He is very intelligent and easy to understand. His knowledge is unbelievable. He is a natural teacher. I appreciate everything he taught me and I am excited for the next lesson!"
- Melissa Mills
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"Great!!"
- Silvia Meruvia
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"excellent teacher"
- Omar
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"She’s very passionate about the history of calligraphy and the precision of its beauty. Wonderful teacher. My 13 yo daughter loved her."
- Peyton
Took Calligraphy lessons from Marty W.
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"Lorenzo has been extremely patient and very helpful with my calligraphy lessons."
- Cristina
Took Calligraphy lessons from Lorenzo D.
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"Moataz immediately jumped into our lesson by asking me about my goals and from there to course content, which I loved. He tailored his lesson to my interests and offered so many amazing resources (beyond himself) to help me. I think I will continue to reap the benefits of this lesson for weeks to come. He seemed invested in helping me take real steps forward & didn't spend a single minute of class time pushing his products or future lessons. Not needed, because I will definitely be back."
- Megan
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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