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Brendan L.

12 Reviews
Arlington, MA
Starting at $19
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Illustration from Lesley
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Brendan L.

12 Reviews
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I teach beginner, intermediate, and advance students at any age.
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About Brendan

Hey I'm Brendan and I'm an Artist, Oil Painter, Illustrator and Teacher. My classes offer an individualized lesson plan and an invigorating method of learning the processes of painting and drawing. These are online, group lessons, but private and in-person lessons are available as well. We st

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Jacob
Brendan is a lovely instructor. He provides a very casual experience but without skipping on the technical know how.

I was a more advanced student of his, so at times it felt like more a a collaboration, but i was still able to learn from him.
Mike
Such a great teacher! Brendan knows his stuff and his artwork is awesome. I learned so much from being his student.
Ryan
It's quite informative being taught Brendan. He teaches the nuances of painting without getting overly technical. His approach is keep it simple and fun. I highly recommend Brendan as an art instructor.

Eddie B.

1 Review
Needham Heights, MA
Starting at $95
  • MA from University of Southern California
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Eddie B.

1 Review
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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 ages 4-11, I aim to focus on strengths, while buil

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Kimaya
Kimaya's first class went great! Eddie was very calm and knowledgeable and my dughter loved him
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Eli P.

9 Reviews
Waltham, MA
Starting at $65
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
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Eli P.

9 Reviews
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We'll be discussing color mixing and blending, dry brush vs wet brush, composition, color contrast, mood and theme-ing, and more!

About Eli

Hello! I am a professional artist and art teacher with 6 years of education experience. Previously I studied Studio Art at SUNY Binghamton. I've had my artwork hung in galleries, offices, restaurants and other venues around the Boston area. I've been hired for murals, book illustrations, private

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Katie H.
Eli is so nice and good at drawing - Tali (6)
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Gwen / Jeffrey T.
He's fantastic. My son, who is 8, loves the lessons and his drawing has improved immensely. Eli is a natural teacher and is really great with kids. Highly recommend.

We started with the lessons being in-home but have transitioned to online and those have been working out great too.
Leah F.
Super friendly and helpful!

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Sharon M.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 16 and up
  • Awarded Presidential Fellowship for Professional Development from Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah,
  • Master of Fine Art, Drawing and Painting from California State University Long Beach
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Sharon M.

6 Reviews
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Whether or not you are new to painting or want to get back into it after many years away and just need some feedback and a new perspective I am here to help. I have been teaching painting for 20 years and I’ve worked with students of all ages, from young adults to retirees. I teach painting using the classical method of observation (meaning, based on what they see). You will also learn how do use color as it reflects the temperature of the light and shadows like the impressionists. I will show you a lot of different artists for inspiration and to teach you how to glean the best from history. I recommend working from direct observation at first (a still life rather than a photo of a still life). You can expect to learn a lot about color for me, about the structure of light and shadow and how it helps create realism but also compose a really great looking paintings. I adjust my approach to teaching as I get to know each student and what learning style connects best with them.

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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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.
Nancy
Sharon McNeil is a talented instructor. She is able to assist students in retaining crucial information regarding source of light, shadow placement and overall composition. She is skilled at color mixing. In our classes she set up large still life arrangements at the center of the room that were our focus. She provided painting demonstrations that helped put theory into action. A good teacher.
Ty
Sharon is a fantastic teacher. She has a great eye for drawing and painting, and helped encourage me when I needed to push my art. I would highly reccomend any aspiring artist take her classes. She is patience, sweet, and incredibly intuitive.
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Anastasia B.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Anastasia B.

3 Reviews
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As experienced teacher of 10 years and professionally trained artist I teach wide variety art forms from abstract art to traditional painting and drawing. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs and goals of each student. I combine intuitive and academic approach to creative process what gives my studies best of both worlds. You will have certain freedom but at the same time receive specific and applicable skills. Not only you will be painting in no time but you will be building a strong foundation of art theory, various techniques, media, and more!
I teach watercolor, oil and acrylic and other mediums.

About Anastasia

I am professional artist, painter and designer. I graduated from AFI with Master of Production Desing and VGIK (Moscow, Russia) with Bachelors of Fine Arts and Art Theory. I was doing art from very early age and studied it for 10 years. I teach students of all ages and experience levels. I am grea

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Stella
Amazing teacher!! She’s very Patient, tentative and talented. Loved the experience, strongly recommend!
Anya
Anastasia is a wonderful teacher—intelligent, kind and generous with her time and knowledge. She presents new information in the context of historical movements and expands the lessons into the bigger scope of major events and influences on painting. I would highly recommend taking classes from Anastasia!
Andrew
Anastasia has outstanding skills and ability to explain complicated concepts. She also has very beautiful and unique sense of style which gives your paintings several extra levels of perception and meanings. The lessons were just perfect! Thank you!

Eddie B.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $95
  • MA from University of Southern California
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Eddie B.

1 Review
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Online Acrylic Painting Teacher

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

Recent Reviews
Kimaya
Kimaya's first class went great! Eddie was very calm and knowledgeable and my dughter loved him

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The average cost of 60-minute acrylic painting lessons in Bedford is $74. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $33 and $122 per hour.
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"Sharon McNeil is a talented instructor. She is able to assist students in retaining crucial information regarding source of light, shadow placement and overall composition. She is skilled at color mixing. In our classes she set up large still life arrangements at the center of the room that were our focus. She provided painting demonstrations that helped put theory into action. A good teacher."
Nancy
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Sharon M.
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"Matthew created an amazing experience for my wife & me. He was very communicative prior to the class, and he really took my input to heart to create a customized painting experience for us. On the day of the class, he scoped out to location in Central Park in advance, and set up our easels in a great spot. Throughout the class, he was engaged, engaging, gave us a LOT of helpful creative tips and instructions, but also allowed us to use our own approach and imagination. We had an absolute BLAST - amazing memorable experience. We would really highly recommend Matthew to anybody."
Istvan
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Matthew M.
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"Daniel is a great instructor! He works with you to better understand the fundamentals of how a painting is properly constructed. I enjoy his teachings and look forward to several more already booked!"
Scott
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Dan L.
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"Stephanie is incredible!! I came to her with damaged vocal chords and she trained and taught me how to sing properly. Amazing amazing teacher!!!!!!!"
Nicole
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Stephanie H.
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"It was a very good class for a beginner."
Amy
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Sondra S.
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"Sondra is an exceptional teacher! She immediately made me feel at ease and we were able to quickly get to work. Her professionalism and easy spirit are a perfect combination for an excellent teacher! I was sincerely surprised at how much I was able to learn in such a short time. I would highly recommend Sondra!"
Cheri
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Sondra S.
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"Very creative and a joy to work with"
Linda
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Isabela M.
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"By far, the best instruction I ever had in acrylic painting!! Joe is so talented and easy to follow. He gave precise directions and took the time to explain every little step. I highly recommend Joe as he provides wonderful lessons for the artist in anyone :)"
Jay
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"He is very flexible with each students skill and strength. Brendan is very flexible with his schedule before the day of.

He also encourages his students in creating outside of the class."
Allison
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Brendan L.
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"Boris was a fantastic painting teacher -- knowledgeable, personable, and professional. He was very communicative before the lesson regarding the topic, materials, and timing. Doing an in-home lesson was convenient and made the experience even more memorable. We especially appreciated the convenience of him bringing most of the supplies, while offering the option for us to provide them ourselves for cost savings and to continue painting afterward.

Upon arrival he asked great questions to understand our level of experience with acrylic painting, and walked us through tutorials on techniques before we started the main topic. Then during the lesson he was patient and adaptable as my girlfriend and I expressed our individual art styles. Overall we had a fantastic time and would recommend to anyone looking for a fun and relaxing way to expand their skills and experiences."
Ryan
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Boris O.
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