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Priscilla D.

42 Reviews
Silver Spring, MD
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Teaches students 6 to 80
  • Teaching since 2004
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Priscilla D.

42 Reviews
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First thing I do before first day of class is send out an enthusiastic email and call shortly after. Briefly discussing and establishing the learning goals for the course based on the visual literacy,technical,and intellectual competencies the students should achieve by the end of a period is ideal for me to design the course or update an existing course for the student's desired outcomes. The syllabus and the schedule are completed along with a comprehensive strategy for what will take place during class.

About Priscilla

I go by Ms. P and I have a huge passion for teaching music, art and photography! I am from a musical and visual arts family in Brazil. My background in music ranges from classical, gospel, pop, rock and jazz and my background in photography ranges from portraits, street photography and fine art. I’

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Barbara
Very knowledgeable. Great teacher!
Mery
She is very friendly and make me comfortable on my first day. Had so much fun and I cannot wait for next week 😁
Naomi W.
It was our first lesson d Priscilla brought such positive energy and fun to the lesson that my daughter is looking forward to the next one!
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Sharron J.

8 Reviews
Laurel, MD
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
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Sharron J.

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Watercolor painting has a way of showing emotion and expression. The most fabulous thing about being an artist is that boundaries regarding creativity are non-existent. The artist is always in a state of learning. Art is a progressive practice that takes time to develop.

Students will be introduced to the color wheel, basic materials needed, perspective, and the differences between realistic and impressionistic painting techniques.

Materials are not included.

Watercolor painting lessons will be assessed based on the individual's current abilities and their goals.

About Sharron

In my sessions, I am more than a teacher, I am a mentor and a counselor, I promote positive energy for positive outcomes. I am not an Art Therapist. I've thought about becoming an art therapist but I really didn't want to go back to school. However, my resume includes graduating from the Ba

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Rylan
Really good teacher, easy to follow. Straight to the point and knows how to keep it light (fun with no pressure) would highly recommend and plan to go again :)
Marcelo P.
She's very talented and professional. My son is 7 year's old and he loves attending lessons. I'm so happy we found her. Highly recommend her she very patient and loving.
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Anna K.

Sterling, VA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks korean, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • education, performance, composition. from Berklee college of Music.
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Anna K.

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About Haewon

*** Specialties *** When I teach piano, I use the Alfred piano method books. When I teach ensemble, I use the Carl Orff method. When I teach Vibes and marimba, I use my own methods.

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Magen B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Graphic Design from Savannah College of Art & Design
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Magen B.

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I have a degree in graphic design from the Savannah College of Art & Design. I have taken many art classes and drawing is a strength of mine. I can work with graphite pencil, charcoal, colored pencil, gouache, acrylics, and watercolor. I love teaching as I also teach swimming, so helping others is a passion of mine.

About Magen

Hello! I'm open to teaching drawing at ALL levels. My goal for these lessons is to take everything step by step, so that you can learn the techniques and strategies to become better at making the type of art you want to create. These lessons will help you learn at a healthy rate that will challenge

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Kimberly D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 50
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Kimberly D.

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Drawing is an art that I mastered at an early age. I am able to teach you how to master the art of drawing whether you are a beginner or somewhat experience. I will make it fun and exciting.

About Kimberly

In my lesson I will teach you the basic of drawing until you learn to master it.

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Sandy K.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sandy K.

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To draw is to be fearless. If you are interested in drawing from life, then I can assist by teaching you the basics or show you how to improve your skill set. I work as a professional artist and have a great deal of knowledge about materials and processes. I enjoy working in ink, pencil (graphite and colored), charcoal, and pastel (oil and soft). I am also into combining media. I have taught for over a decade and my students range in age from children to senior citizens.

About Sandy

I believe in the power of art to change lives. I have been working as a professional artist for several decades and I love what I do. My work ranges from murals to intimate portraiture. My resume includes National Endowment for the Arts funded public art projects, solo exhibitions and museum shows

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Evan age 7 and Hazel age 8 G.
More than an excellent art instructor who understands her students/ Sandy adds random teaching moments that enhance the studio experience.
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"I just completed my first lesson with Tabitha. I highly recommend her to anyone that wants to learn how to paint or to gain a better understanding of painting or drawing. Tabitha is an experienced professional with a wealth of knowledge. Her teaching style is excellent, she has a great, friendly personality & is super encouraging. I learned a lot during my first lesson & I can't wait until my next one.!"
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- Loran
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Took Calligraphy lessons from Lorenzo D.
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"Julie was able to focus (pun intended) on my specific photographic needs and interests--in this case with lessons in depth of field, composition/cropping, lighting, and special effects (such as applying a brushstroke effect to make the result look more like a painting, or darkening the edges of a photo to better emphasize the center) for close-up subjects like leaves, flowers, and tree trunks, as well as landscapes. I learned so very much that I can apply to both my existing raw photos as well as my future photographic efforts. I am truly WOWED!"
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"I have had the pleasure of having an art class with Renata Sharman for the last few months. I have learned so much from her instructions and her demonstrations. She is extremely knowledgeable about art and a gifted teacher. She also teaches cooking classes and is a talented photographer. I would highly recommend her to anyone who desires to improve his/her painting skills and enjoy it at the same time. Renata is delightful. A side note – Renata speaks 7 languages!

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