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Gus S.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Teaches students 10 to 80
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Gus S.

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Learning to draw with the GusGraphics Method is a unique and very effective way to develop accurate and precise rendering skills. As a State Certified Vocational Commercial Art Instructor with more than forty years of experience teaching drawing and painting classes, I have developed a specific technique that works for students of all ages. From youngsters to seniors! I call it "The GusGraphics Method". Students will learn the basics in ten hours of online instruction and will come away from that experience with the ability to make accurate, precise shaded half-tone pencil drawings from reference photographs. Any photographs, including portrait drawings of family and friends.

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Hello! I am a NY State Certified Vocational Commercial Art Instructor (Level II) with more than forty years of experience teaching students of all ages how to draw and paint like a pro. Over all that time, I have developed a technique which I call the GusGraphics Method for drawing accurate and pr

Ettore S.

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  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 14 to 60
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Ettore S.

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Create your own sculptures and action figures.

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Angela M.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies from Stephen F. Austin State University
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Angela M.

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Depending on level we start with the basics and work our way up. There are NO mistakes in painting and I have 15 years experience, so I'm very patient. We work through what the student wants to achieve and go from there. I specialize in abstract and fluid painting.

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Hi and HELLO!! Wanna learn how to take chances and reach your creative side? Then I'm the one for you! I specialize in abstract art, especially fluid painting, and have taught all ages. I have also used painting as therapy for children with emotional issues. I will use the skills you already posses

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Jeff K.

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  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2007
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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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Megan R.

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  • Awarded The Edge of Realism from Abend Gallery
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
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Megan R.

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I have taught over 500 students how to paint! Each painting lesson is tailored to your interest and where you want to develop skill. My schooling background is in figure painting, modern painting techniques, color theory and composition. I have been trained by masterful painters from all over the world and look forward to sharing all that I have learned with you.

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*NEW GROUP ART ClASSROOM NOW OPEN * Meeting each week in Zoom, watch high resolution step by step live classes every week! Beginner friendly drawing and painting assignments provide the new art student and experienced art student a strong foundation. Live Q and A each class to answer your qu

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I totally enjoyed my watercolor lesson with Megan -- a birthday gift from my kids. Although I've dabbled in watercolors previously, Megan taught me a few formal techniques which I used to create a small finished piece and which I will be able to use going forward. I got a lot out of our two hours together!
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Megan does a great job of pacing the lesson with good examples.
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Megan paces the lesson very well.

Kendy C.

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  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Visual Arts from Dillard Center for the Arts
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Kendy C.

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I have been involved in art my whole life from being featured in art shows to owning my own professional face painting business. I've been teaching art professionally for 5 years now. I've taught art to kids as youn 5 years old and adults of many ages. I teach art in a way that is easy to understand for anyone. What I teach will give students a solid foundation to be able to draw anything they want. I teach my students not only to draw but how to use their eyes to simplify what they're seeing to be able to draw it.

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I am a professional visual artist. I've been making art basically my whole life. It was first a hobby for me but my middle school art teacher urged me to take it seriously. From that point on art became my passion and my profession. I've won many awards and had my artwork in gallery shows. I am tha

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"My 10-year old daughter is a pretty passionate artist and wanted to be able to continue drawing lessons after we moved to a remote area. She's three lessons into drawing people (faces, specifically) with Megan, and loving it. Megan has been clear, patient and inspiring and my daughter feels proud of her work."
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Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"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 :)"
Taryn
Took Drawing lessons from Brendan L.
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"Learned a lot in the very first lesson!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Sandy K.
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"I really love taking painting lessons with Eileen at her studio. First of all, the studio is in an awesome old factory building and has a really cool vibe. Secondly, Eileen knows all kinds of techniques and was really good at settIng up exercises that were simple (not overwhelming or stressful) but still allowed a lot of room for me to experiment with color and brushwork."
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Took Photography lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"My daughter is with Ms. Maggie for more than a year. She loves her art class and keeps sketching all the time. She has developed an interest to sketch what she is seeing. Thanks to Ms. Maggie.

Ms. Maggie is very professional and to the point instead of beating around the bush. Its been a pleasure working with her."
Preetha
Took Drawing lessons from Margarita M.
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