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Jeff K.

Malden, MA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
  • AA - Visual Art / Art History from Dean College
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Jeff K.

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I provide classical instruction in portraiture, still life and landscape in your studio or mine. In this traditional approach to drawing and painting, what will be taught and focused upon are perspective, value and composition in order for the student to develop strong visual language skills. The program of study begins with a specific focus on drawing, since drawing is the foundation upon which all great traditional art is built. Throughout this training, emphasis will be placed on accuracy, or more specifically, seeing and rendering correctly such things as line quality, hard and soft edges, proportion, positive and negative space through abstract form and the use of the full range of values.

About Jeff

I'm a graduate of Dean College in Franklin, MA and The School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston where I majored in art history and studio art with a focus on portrait painting and illustration. I continued further study at the Andeeva Portrait Academy in Sante Fe New Mexico, the Los Angeles Acad

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Eli P.

6 Reviews
Waltham, MA
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2014
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Eli P.

6 Reviews
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I've been teaching for 3 years, and have had my work featured in galleries, universities, libraries, and more! I've taught one on one lessons, group classes and workshops to children, teens and adults. I specialize in landscapes myself, but can teach basic drawing techniques, perspective, lighting and shading, composition as well as theming, creating atmospheric and visually appealing scenes and environments, conceptual and creative thinking, and more!
Feel free to message me with questions, and lets start drawing!

About Eli

I am a professional artist, specializing in pen and ink landscape drawings and illustrations. I graduated from SUNY Binghamton with a BA in studio art, concentration in drawing in 2014. I've since moved back to the Boston area, where I'm from originally, and have shown and hung my drawings in many

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Jeffrey and Gwendolyn L.
Kids had lots of fun!
Constance
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.
Salomon
VERY GOOD LESSON I LEARNED AND ITWAS STRESS FREE

David R.

1 Review
Lowell, MA
Starting at $67
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Masters of Fine Art from Lesley University
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David R.

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I have a Masters of Art education. I enjoy teaching students of all ages (kids, teens and adults) no matter what level of experience or ability. Not only do I teach drawing, I’m skilled in Painting, Sculpture, and Mixed Media. All art lessons are designed around the students needs. Students learn at their own pace.

About David

I’m an outside the box thinker and utilize all my skills to provide a fun and engaging atmosphere to enlighten, and encourage my students. I tailor my lessons to each individual student, everybody learns differently and I can appreciate and accommodate for that. I love being an artist and teacher

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Emma
David is fantastic! Emma and I really hit it off with him from the moment we met. He is very personable. She has completed 3 lessons and her skills have improved tremendously!

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Deron C.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Deron C.

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Deron C. has had over 10 years of experience teaching other how to use drawing materials ranging from ink to pencil to charcoal to chalk to oil pastels. Learn how to use these materials and more. Draw what you see whether the reference material is a photograph or a three-dimensional still life. Understand color theory and composition. Improve your creativity while improving your technique.

About Deron

I am a San Diego native and have shown my paintings extensively throughout San Diego. It wasn't until several years after I graduated from UCLA in 1994 with a Bachelors in Fine Arts, that I really tried to show my work in galleries. Most recently, my work has been in shows at Project X Gallery, Th

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Zaki
Deron is an absolute joy to work with. My dude ran off immediately after the lesson to draw some more. Now that's a positive review. :)
Nancy
It was great! Deron had me pick out a subject and send him the image ahead of time. He had it printed out and ready to go when I got there, along with the paint colors, brushes and everything. Very impressed with his organization. He went at just the right speed for me and we actually made good progress. I'm looking forward to the next lesson!
Luke K.
patient, bringing up constructive suggestions

Joseph A.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
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Joseph A.

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Build confidence in yourself and learn to draw! I have been drawing and painting for about 12 years. From landscapes to animals to pop culture, I'm available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn by direct instruction. Step by step, I will bring you through your zone of development! See you soon!

About Joseph

Hello, my name is Joseph Azzam. I'm in teaching since 2001. I currently teach middle school math at Hosler Middle School. I am a credentialed teacher. You can look me up on CA Department of Education for a background check. I've also taught at the high school level. Besides math, I have a wealth of

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Jeff K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • AA - Visual Art / Art History from Dean College
Teaching Locations:
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Jeff K.

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Online Drawing Teacher

I provide classical instruction in portraiture, still life and landscape in your studio or mine. In this traditional approach to drawing and painting, what will be taught and focused upon are perspective, value and composition in order for the student to develop strong visual language skills. The program of study begins with a specific focus on drawing, since drawing is the foundation upon which all great traditional art is built. Throughout this training, emphasis will be placed on accuracy, or more specifically, seeing and rendering correctly such things as line quality, hard and soft edges, proportion, positive and negative space through abstract form and the use of the full range of values.

About Jeff

I'm a graduate of Dean College in Franklin, MA and The School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston where I majored in art history and studio art with a focus on portrait painting and illustration. I continued further study at the Andeeva Portrait Academy in Sante Fe New Mexico, the Los Angeles Acad

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Average Cost of Drawing Lessons in Cambridge, MA

The average cost of 60-minute drawing lessons in Cambridge is $77. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $240 per hour.
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$43 average
45 min
$61 average
60 min
$77 average

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"awww THIS IS AMAZING i learn so much and i inprove"
- Melissa
Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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"Eli is fantastic and has a great rapport with kids. He seems incredibly knowledgeable, very response, nice and funny, and currently teaches in an amazing artists space. He challenged my daughter outside of her normal comfort zone in a super fun way and she immediately asked for more lessons after the initial trial. Will definitely continue with more lessons."
- Miley
Took Drawing lessons from Eli P.
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"Awesome! Great attitude and instruction. My son and I were in the lessson and it was great."
- Jack
Took Drawing lessons from Jason M.
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"I had a great time with Katherine learning different drawing techniques. She was very knowledgeable and was able to adapt each lesson to what I needed to know that week. I really enjoyed our lessons last semester. :)"
- Helena
Took Drawing lessons from Katherine V.
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"Mrs.Maggie is probably the best art teacher anyone could ask for! My son has been going to her classes for many years now and absolutely loves it. Mrs.Maggie posses vast amount of knowledge and experience in the field of art, and she is able to present all this knowledge in a way that the students can easily understand and pick up on. She is a very patient teacher and makes art fun and interesting for every student that she teaches. I would definitely recommend her to everyone."
- Rashmi
Took Drawing lessons from Margarita M.
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"I am an adult student (33) taking beginner drawing lessons with Jessica. My interest/goal is to draw realistic portraits (maybe in a few years), but with no background, I'd better start from the basics, and I am so glad to have Jessica as my teacher. Her philosophy about how to approach art alone is already teaching me so much - for example, what's the correct mindset, how to really observe a subject, how to practice drawing even when I am not drawing.

We have been working on building up foundational skills and their sequence, which gives me clear understanding on what each small step means in the long term. Based on my interest and what I knew and didn’t know, Jessica would design each lesson with a specific focus in mind, usually around practicing a certain technique. Her homework (I ask for homework since I draw slowly) also reinforces those learnings. I feel more confident with each lesson, and my progress is noticeable.

Also, she is incredibly encouraging, patient, and generous. I never feel judged or self-conscious practicing techniques in front of her (often clumsily) or showing her my new drawings. She always gives thorough feedback and encouraging words. Overall, she gives me confidence on my journey, and that is much needed for an adult student who didn’t have the chance to start when younger. Best teacher ever!"
- Sizhan
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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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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"Sarah is a very patient teacher who has great skills herself, but is not at all intimidating to learn from."
- Lori
Took Drawing lessons from Sarah L.
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"Amazing! I'm excited about finally being able to draw photorealism!"
- Stu
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"I have known Amber many years and can attest to her artistic capabilities. I have sat in on two of her painting classes; she was great at walking us through the piece step-by-step, and was very patient with all our questions. She laughed with us and made it fun! I would recommend her to anyone and look forward to learning from her again!"
- Stephen
Took Drawing lessons from Amber R.
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