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Brendan L.

8 Reviews
Arlington, MA
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2018
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Brendan L.

8 Reviews
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Private Illustration Teacher

I teach beginner, intermediate, and advance students at any age.

My classes offer an individualized lesson plan and an invigorating method of learning the processes of painting and drawing. Whether it be technical skills or learning how become more expressive through your work, my lessons will incorporate my own painting and drawing secrets with nothing held back.

Spaces fill up fast so don't hesitate to send me a message by clicking "ask a question" for more details and read the "about me" below!

About Brendan

*IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER* The 45 minute lesson for $20.00 is a single complimentary introduction lesson. Please select the introductory 45 minute session for one class only before scheduling more classes. Selecting more than one 45 minute session will result in lesson cancellation. I'am currently ava

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Christine S.
Brendan is an incredible teacher.I have learnt more in few lessons than I did with other teachers.
His way of teaching makes me progressed and it is very encouraging for me.
Shaun
Brendan was great, down-to-earth, knowledgeable, and talented. He explained what was going on and gave great feedback, tips, & suggestions of how to take it to the next level. I will definitely see you for another class, thank you very much.
Taryn
Brendan is awesome!! He is very talented, super patient, and extremely dedicated. He is great with my daughter who is 11. He is also well-versed in tv shows, graphic novels, video games, and comics that kids like :)
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Eli P.

6 Reviews
Waltham, MA
Starting at $34
  • BA in Studio Art, Drawing Concentration from Binghamton University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Eli P.

6 Reviews
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Private Illustration Teacher

In these lessons we'll be learning about how to capture an image or idea, no matter how unusual or abstract, in fun and captivating drawings!

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

Amber R.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Amber R.

11 Reviews
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I can show you everything from the basics, to color theory, to light and shadow, to line work, to how to set up a strong composition!

About Amber

I am a professional freelance artist, and owner of Leola Studios. I have been doing custom artwork for over 15 years, and have several contract jobs with businesses on my resume. I have an Associates Degree in Fine Arts/Animation from Academy of Art University. I specialize in photo realism, and

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Arnold
My 9 year old absolutely loved it! Cant wait for the next class :)
Claudia
The lesson was very enjoyable and effective. Amber made me feel relaxed, yet totally engaged. I gained confidence after completing a landscape sketch during my first class.

Claudia
Kadence
My granddaughter has just finished her first drawing class with Amber. She really enjoyed it and is excited to take her second class. My granddaughter is very shy and soft spoken Amber was wonderful with her.

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Maria W.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2017
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Maria W.

1 Review
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Want to draw the world around you? Let’s do it!

Hello! I am a graphic design and Illustrator who have five years of experience in art and design and three years of teaching.

We can start from the basics: an

About Maria

Hi! I'm Maria Alejandra; I am a professional graphic designer, illustrator, and character design. I'm a native Spanish speaker and graduate from a Canadian College name Lasalle College with an associate degree in Graphic Design. My students can expect to improve their artistic/ design skills or

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Luis
Maria was my teacher for Portfolio during my last semester of college.
She was there just when I needed someone the most. She has good taste, an eye for detail, and she especially cares for her students to be learning for real.
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Emily C.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Emily C.

7 Reviews
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Online Illustration Teacher

From character design and comic book layouts, to illustrating full on scenery and stories, I've got you covered. Learn how to create interesting and dynamic compositions with expert color choices using various traditional mediums I provide for in-home lessons such as watercolors, alcohol ink markers, colored pencils, and fine line ink pens. I can also teach you to use digital media using Photoshop, Clip Studio, or any tablet-based drawing programs (student must have their own software/hardware for in-home visits or online lessons). I'm also happy to provide lessons with gouache, acrylics, or oils (student must have their own paints and supplies for these mediums).

Styles I teach range from realistic to cartoony, from Western animation/comics to Japanese Anime/manga with a heavy focus on figure drawing, backgrounds, and perspective.

About Emily

Greetings! Do you love to draw or paint either digitally or with traditional mediums? Do you or your kids love cartoons, anime/manga, or comics? How about figure drawing, or lovely nature landscapes? Drawing animals perhaps? How about portraits? Well, if you answered 'yes!' to any of these, then I'

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Marianne
Emily works with my son developing his drawing skills before he leaves for college to study digital animation. He really needed to work on illustration skills and Emily has been amazing! I can’t believe how quickly his skills are improving!! But more importantly to me is that my son enjoys the lessons. He is very comfortable working with Emily and his confidence has grown in the process! I can not speak highly enough about Emily as a teacher!! She has a very calm and supportive approach which is perfect for my son. My son does not drive so it is really convenient that she is willing to travel to my house for lessons!
Kaleb
I found the class very helpful and enjoyable. I've made a lot of progress and it really helps that it's one on one.
Molly
My daughter first met Emily through a summer camp that she participated in. She came home excited and told me that we HAD TO take lessons from her! She has been taking drawing lessons from Emily for the past year and has grown so much in skill! Emily is a patient, kind and caring teacher. She really has a wonderful way of connecting with her students and is supportive of their art style. I would highly recommend Emily!

Amber R.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Fine Arts and Animation from Academy of Art University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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Amber R.

11 Reviews
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Online Illustration Teacher

I can show you everything from the basics, to color theory, to light and shadow, to line work, to how to set up a strong composition!

About Amber

I am a professional freelance artist, and owner of Leola Studios. I have been doing custom artwork for over 15 years, and have several contract jobs with businesses on my resume. I have an Associates Degree in Fine Arts/Animation from Academy of Art University. I specialize in photo realism, and

Recent Reviews
Arnold
My 9 year old absolutely loved it! Cant wait for the next class :)
Claudia
The lesson was very enjoyable and effective. Amber made me feel relaxed, yet totally engaged. I gained confidence after completing a landscape sketch during my first class.

Claudia
Kadence
My granddaughter has just finished her first drawing class with Amber. She really enjoyed it and is excited to take her second class. My granddaughter is very shy and soft spoken Amber was wonderful with her.

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Average Cost of Illustration Lessons in Newtonville, MA

The average cost of 60-minute illustration lessons in Newtonville is $81. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $240 per hour.
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"I've worked closely with Tim at a kids edutainment facility a few years ago. He's both a great leader and educator. He's always coming up with new and creative ideas to engage the kids and played a key role in the facility's success. My daughter would look forward to going in and learning different artistic techniques and other creative ideas from him, and i can proudly say that she auditioned for and was accepted into all of her magnet schools of choice using many of the techniques he taught her. Art has become her favorite subject, and she has a clear view of her career goals in this field, and i know Tim played a valuable role in her artistic development."
- Cindy
Took Illustration lessons from Tim L.
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"Our son Christopher has been passionate about art and illustration his entire life but with traditional art instruction had become incredibly critical of his inability to duplicate exactly what other instructors required of him. In that regard meeting Tim Long has been one of the biggest blessings for us. Tim has helped to re-build a foundation for a lifelong relationship with art. His teaching methods are creative, engaging and unlike traditional art instructors rather than coax or box-in a child's imagination he provides the freedom to explore artistic expression based on our sons perception of art. Christopher has begun to experience illustration on a completely different level thanks to Tim, learning that trial and error and problem solving are part of the process and over the past few months it has been a joy to see the artist in him blossom again!"
- Renee Rose
Took Illustration lessons from Tim L.
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"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. :)"
- Zaki
Took Illustration lessons from Deron C.
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"Tim is an excellent instructor! You can really tell he has a passion for both art and people. He's very approachable and you can ask him for feedback and tips at anytime. I would highly recommend taking any of his courses if you are hoping to increase your knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator or are looking to have a better understanding at creating your own illustrations."
- Chris D.
Took Illustration lessons from Tim L.
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"Tim is a highly skilled illustrator and overall great person. His laid-back, fun-loving approach to instruction is very comforting. His love of art and sharing art theory knowledge is palpable and he is always available for advice or critique. I would absolutely recommend Tim for Photoshop, Illustrator, or drawing lessons. He's awesome!"
- Kelly F.
Took Illustration lessons from Tim L.
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"My 12 year old daughter has had a love for illustration her whole life and It was hard to find an art teacher that focused on her type of drawing. We finally found Ms. Emily!! She and I love her!! She has not only helped my daughter become a better illustrator, she has helped her overcome some of her anxieties. She is kind and helpful without judging but will push you to create a piece that you will feel proud of. We just think she’s wonderful!!"
- Sue
Took Illustration lessons from Emily C.
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"I've known TIm for a couple of years, now and his artistic and illustrative skills have always impressed me. A solid dude with a friendly, laid back demeanor, I would recommend Tim as an instructor to anyone who wants to learn more about Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop - or just art and design in general."
- Gary
Took Illustration lessons from Tim L.
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"I've known Emily for years and while I'm not an artist, I have observed her teaching children how to draw, particularly during summer classes at the College of Saint Rose in Albany. She always tries to make each activity fun and engaging and does her best to help everyone understand how to draw, paint, sketch, and even how to design good characters. She genuinely does care about art, and that passion shines into her lessons for sure.

I don't draw, but if I chose to, I'd definitely pick Emily as my teacher over anyone else."
- Mike
Took Illustration lessons from Emily C.
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"I found the class very helpful and enjoyable. I've made a lot of progress and it really helps that it's one on one."
- Kaleb
Took Illustration lessons from Emily C.
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