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Eli P.

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

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I've been teaching drawing classes to students of all ages and group sizes for the last 6 years. In my Drawing lessons we'll learn about basic technical concepts and techniques with different tools. We'll discuss how to apply those techniques to different images and scenes, and how to use them most effectively. Well also learn from classic pieces of art and historic artists. Lessons can also be tailored towards students individual interests while also giving a well rounded education.

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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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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Brendan L.

11 Reviews
Arlington, MA
Starting at $19
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Illustration from Lesley
  • Teaching since 2018
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Brendan L.

11 Reviews
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I teach beginner, intermediate, and advance students at any age.
Don't hesitate to reach out with any questions!

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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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.
Allison
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.

Eddie B.

1 Review
Needham Heights, MA
Starting at $95
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Eddie B.

1 Review
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Private Drawing 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 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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Roya M.

42 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Farsi
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2008
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Roya M.

42 Reviews
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You will learn the foundation of drawing to advanced drawing in my class. I cover a variety of subject matter from still life to nature to figure drawing with charcoal, graphite, pastel, and ink.

About Roya

My name is Roya. I am a professional artist and educator, and I’m a professor in painting and drawing.It would be my pleasure to teach you painting or drawing. Over the last 10 years, I have taught painting and drawing, including figure drawing and painting courses in universities and colleges.

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Sheri
What a great lesson. Roya looked at some paintings that I had previously done and had a great lesson ready for me
Paige
She’s very good at explaining and showing things step by step. I can easily understand what she is showing me and how to draw it out.
Leah
Really takes the time to explain things really well and gives great instruction!
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Brendan L.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Illustration from Lesley
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Brendan L.

12 Reviews
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Online Drawing Teacher

I teach beginner, intermediate, and advance students at any age.
Don't hesitate to reach out with any questions!

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

Recent Reviews
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.
Allison
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.

Adam C.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • B. S. Music Education from University of South Florida
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Adam C.

3 Reviews
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Online Drawing Teacher

Ever wanted to learn to draw but you didn’t know where to start? Draw with me! Whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or advanced drawer.

I’ve been drawing since I was a kids. Now I do it as part of my professional life. Learn cool tips and tricks to start making beautiful drawings like a pro!

About Adam

Hi there! I’m Adam, an artist & musician with 9 years of teaching experience. I’ve played with a lot of different bands, recorded a lot of music, and worked as a professional artist all at the same time! For music, my approach is give you the quick tricks you need to start playing fast. From the

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Amy E.
Adam is an excellent teacher. He works very well with children. I would highly recommend him for anyone seeking to learn, at any age.
Amy E.
Great drum teacher!

Adam is a very skilled drummer and a patient teacher. My son has been taking lessons for awhile now and his face still lights up in awe when Adam plays. My son came to Adam as a beginner and I have seen continual improvement after each lesson. I would highly recommend Adam to anyone looking for a drum teacher.
Cortney W.
Adam is a wonderful guitar teacher!

Adam is a great at teacher! He is so patient with me and helps me to progress at my own pace without feeling like I am lagging behind. He also encourages me when I feel like I am not doing well and he helps me to hone in on specific skills that I need to practice further. Best of all, his explanations are clear and the goals he sets for me are attainable with practice outside of class. I highly recommend him.

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Average Cost of Drawing Lessons in Boston, MA

The average cost of 60-minute drawing lessons in Boston is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $134 per hour.
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$45 average
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$66 average

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"Great, passionate teacher"
Erin Vasquez
Took Drawing lessons from Danil G.
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"Excellent teacher
Very professional, very dedicated & expert knowledge in her field
We feel lucky to send our daughter to her class"
Anubha
Took Drawing lessons from Margarita M.
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"I am working on learning how to draw more realistically and Eileen has been a big help. I feel like each lesson is really carefully thought out to focus on the things I most need help with. Also I really like her studio"
Catherine
Took Drawing lessons from Eileen M.
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"Though I haven't done this 1:1, I have taken a group class with Eli and he's an excellent teacher. Lessons are well planned and yet also have spontaneity. He articulates the lesson of the day well, gives rich assignments, and then comments on your work in a supportive way that gives you a lot to continue to work on."
Constance
Took Drawing lessons from Eli P.
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"The technology worked well, and Megan did a very good job. The first session exceeded my expectations."
Theo
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"My son had a great time and is excited about continuing."
Jacob
Took Drawing lessons from Eli P.
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"She was absolutely patient and was able to work with and engage my son who has a learning disability. She did a great job making him feel comfortable and after only one session I could see his confidence go up as he continued to draw into the evening. She really enjoys what she does and it shows in the way she worked with my son."
Joshua
Took Drawing lessons from Kerstin R.
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"My daughter, Sophie, who is eleven took her first lesson with Lauren this afternoon. Sophie was very pleased with her first drawing. She said that Lauren is a wonderful instructor and looks forward more lessons!"
Renee
Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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"My kids loved her i loved her - whats not to love - she was only meant to have my oldest but my youngest also joined and a friend of theirs - Jessica was super accommodating and now has a super fan in my youngest who sat for two hours without getting bored - Thanks Jessica"
Tallulah
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"HIGHLY RECOMMEND!! Ken is extremely talented in perceiving every student’s individual needs. When he gives feedback, it is not formulaic but actually tailored to the work I have done and the improvements I have made. This means that with each exercise completed, I am still learning new things about myself and my drawing instead of just repeating a technique brainlessly. These drawing classes have left a lasting mark on my art practice!"
Ting
Took Drawing lessons from Ken G.
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