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Rebecca A.

Capitol Heights, MD
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 16 and up
  • Teaches Advanced
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Rebecca A.

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I have very advanced knowledge with photography and photoshop and not only would I be helping you with photography. If you are interested in video editing. I can also teach you a lot of video editing skills. I can also help you build your portfolio. A lot of art school require that you have a portfolio, I can help you with that. If you don’t have a professional DRSL camera that okay as well. You can use your phone as well. I can teach you how to take amazing photos on your phone and photoshop it. I have taken a lot of photos on my phone that as ended up in my portfolio. So I hope you consider learning from me.

About Rebecca

Hello, my name is Rebecca Ayodele , I have taken college classes and self taught my self in both photography and video production. I have professional software that you are free to use during your lessons. I can help you build your portfolio for art schools and/or college. Most of the time, we wil

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Priscilla D.

42 Reviews
Silver Spring, MD
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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
  • High School Diploma-Visual Arts from Baltimore School for the Arts
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
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Sharron J.

8 Reviews
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Self expression through art is an amazing experience. It's personal on all levels.

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.

Materials are not included.
Materials needed are pencil, paper and a willingness to explore.

Drawing 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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Sam H.

104 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Sam H.

104 Reviews
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Whether you have never picked up your DSLR camera before or are starting to become serious about photography, my lessons will help you get on the right track. I have been teaching Photoshop on Takelessons for 3 years now, and I am now deciding to expand my lessons and offer photography as well. We can go over how to use your camera, what gear you should bring, lenses, how to control: shutter speed, aperture, ISO, etc. We can get into technical aspects such as printing, post processing, and sharing your images online as well. I am a "Canon guy", so that is my specialty!

About Sam

Hi! My name is Sam! This is my fifth year with TakeLessons and I couldn't be happier with the students that have come my way. If you're reading this, then you've taken the first step in finding a tutor that is right for you! I completed two Bachelor's degrees at Worcester State University in Ma

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Lori
Enthusiastic and knowledgeable and patient.
Jared
great class
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Sergio M.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • B.A. Music Business from NJCU
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sergio M.

6 Reviews
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I can help you get an eye for a artsy photo and make the camera your weapon

About Sergio

Hi, there! My name is Sergio and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons for a few years and have loved helping my students play saxophone, DJ, and learn the basics of piano. I went to New Jersey City University and earned a degree in Music Business in 2018. I'm a patient and u

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Kelly O.
Lincoln
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Very flexible and caters the lesson to what you want to learn. Clear instructions and easy to understand. Lets you learn at your own pace.
Sarah
My Son started with Sergio almost a year now. The music teacher in his school moved him to play with the fifth grade class, however he is a fourth grader. I received a great report about his music performance from school. Sergio is a wonderful music teacher, who is able to make the lesson full of energy and joy. I strongly recommend him for any student who wants to achieve great progress in Sax in no time.

Andrea M.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $84
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Andrea M.

3 Reviews
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Looking to merge art and growth? I have been teaching emotional intelligence (aka EQ) classes all over Alberta and BC for the last 3 years from ages 5 - 95. There are lots of painting classes out there, but very few about healing through art.

What is Emotional Intelligence? EQ is an umbrella term for how we relate to ourselves and to others. Self awareness, self management, social awareness and relationship management are key factors to having a high EQ.

Even though these skills are crucial in any community or society, we are often never taught these concepts. Why? Because emotions are greatly understudied. Emotions are messy. They are unpredictable. They hinder left brain thinking that Western culture prides itself on. However, without these vitally important competencies, we are left wondering why we didn't get that job, why we are fighting with loved ones, why we seemingly can't stick to our work out plans and why our world is in a very critical state

About Andrea

Welcome! thanks for taking a moment to scroll. I have taught classes all around Alberta and BC and I teach traditional drawing and painting. Currently, I am most excited to teach 'painting With Purpose: Emotional intelligence Through Art' classes. They are a series of three classes called Connect W

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Corrine
I attended one of Andrea’s ‘Emotional Intelligence Through Art’ workshops about a year ago, and it’s been one my of favorite tools for creative expression since then. Like Bob Ross, Andrea has a knack for making art accessible to everyone, and holds a space where everyone feels like an artist. Her facilitation style weaves together both guidance and independence for the artist, in which I felt safe and inspired to paint my deepest emotions. It was pure joy and connection getting to be a part of this experience!
Kimberley
Great class! Very unique!
NatalieB
I attended ‘Painting with a Purpose’ with my daughter. Andrea was super great at making color and expression with color accessible to all ages and personality types. She was thorough with her instructions and easy to listen to and learn from. I would definitely recommend her class!

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"Megan was a wonderful teacher! I had 1.5 hours for a lesson and felt I learned so much. I am a beginner and she taught in a clear and concise way. I would recommend."
- Katie Miller
Took Oil Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"Sarah was a pleasure to spend time with. Her knowledge of both my new Nikon D500 camera as well as photography in general were exactly what I was looking for. I would recommend her to anyone looking for assistance in the photography field!"
- Jeff
Took Photography lessons from Sarah L.
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Took Calligraphy lessons from Joey F.
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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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"Jessica is a great teacher. She has spent much time with me, teaching and helping me complete my art portfolio. I highly recommend Jessica if you want to improve your drawing skills!!"
- Nicholas
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"The lesson was Great and Fun - Thank you so much Mayra :)"
- Nouf
Took Watercolor Painting lessons from Mayra N.
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"this is just so amazing i cant wait for next time :D"
- Melissa
Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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"The best"
- Masha
Took Photography lessons from Alessandro D.
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- Melissa
Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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