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Richard G.

4 Reviews
Summerfield, NC
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Arts, Communications from Rowan University
  • Teaching since 2006
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Richard G.

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30 Years experience. Areas: Editorial - Magazine, Photojournalism, News - Covers, Features, Lifestyle, Concert, Photo/Digital Illustration. Commercial, VIP, Celebrity, Red Carpet, Real Estate, Event.

I can cover just the photo/camera end for you. And, or, can teach you the digital computer skills you need to bring you images to the next level.

I will teach you how to reveal your own photographic "eye". That is, now to use the camera as an extension of your expression, how to take what you see, and put inside a frame.

I teach photography concepts from the art form, and from basic through advanced technical and aesthetic.

You will learn how a camera lens is much much more than just a zoom closer/farther tool for your scene. The lens you choose is vital towards helping you achieve the vision you are bringing to your work. Camera exposure is similar.

I will also teach you how to "see" your scene or subject as "values" of shades of black, white, and the grays between. This ...

About Richard

I can't wait to work with you! I am passionate about the subjects I teach, and find nothing can compare to seeing a student "get it", so they may too enjoy the passion that comes from learning and doing something they love. Everything I teach I've learned most completely by doing as a Profession

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Doug B.
Teresa B.
Richard is so patient and knowledgeable. I am very happy with our lessons. Because of my background with classical guitar he wondered if the fact that he doesn't read music and I am renewing my mind back into it would not be a good teaching set-up. Not at all. I now have an electric guitar and the five years spent playing classical, now fifteen years ago, did not give me a good foundation for understanding music theory unfortunately. I have a genre I had already picked out fingerstyle electric and now with some thinking my way through the basics I did have I still need to learn just basic strumming etc. I understand what he is referring to in music so we still speak in the same key. Also and lastly my daughter has a severe seizure/dementia disorder that is very unpredictable and our caregiver's mom just passed away so there will be times when I just can't do a week/day. He has been very understanding. I am smiling from my soul because music is my healing path for difficult stuff I couldn't pay any doctor/therapist to even call me back for. Thank you so much for your assistance. Sincerely Teresa
Rick W.
Richard got me off to a great start with my new camera.

Brandie J.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Brandie J.

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Hello, my name is Brandie and I specialize in teaching beginner/intermediate photography. I enjoy teaching this subject to those new to the field or those that want to further their hobby. My focus is on fine art photography so I am well rounded in the use of Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom for post-processing. Photography is an art form and can be utilized in countless ways. Once you master the basics, you can walk away with the confidence to photograph in any setting.

Color, composition, camera settings and of course post processing. I am also highly skilled in photomanipulation and composite work if that is an area you'd like to work on. Photography should be fun, challenging and rewarding, we can bring all three to the classroom to reach your full potential.

About Brandie

I have been a professional photographer for over 9 years and graduated with a degree in photography in 2012. I have a passion for what I do and love to share all the knowledge and experiences I've had over the years. I have a studio west of Chicago that can be used to demonstrate lighting and tech

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Gabrielle
Brandie is a great photographer and never fails to capture such beauty/realism in my photographs. I always recommend her when others are looking for a photographer and truly love her craft
Miranda
Brandie did a great job detailing all the steps I needed to shoot better real estate photos! I really liked how she gave me tips on how to deal with specific challenges in that field, I'd definitely recommend her!

Lily S.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Chinese, Japanese, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lily S.

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I've been doing water color painting for years and would love to help you.

For the basics of watercolor you'll learn color theory, how to use paint brushes, techniques etc. The beginner lessons are more organized lessons and structured to go over the basics.

But, the more advanced is where you come to me with what you'd like to paint, and I'll give you techniques and tips on your projects.

About Lily

I've been sewing since I was 13. I've sewn things over the years such as dresses, pajamas. I do a lot of tailoring things too. I just love to sew, and I love teaching people to sew too! The way that I teach is to help the student develop their own style. I have students work on their own indivi

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Kay
Short lesson, but plan on re booking.
Travis H.
りりさん Is a great teacher I'm very excited for my second lesson! She's very focused on what you want to learn specifically and also helps you understand the basics. Sends you what you've learned so you can review it whenever!
Tori B.
She had a PowerPoint ready on the technique I wanted to learn.

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Maria W.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 6 to 35
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Maria W.

3 Reviews
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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; 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 learn a ne

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monirah
Maria great teacher
monirah
it was very helpful
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.

Kelove Z.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner
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Kelove Z.

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I have been interested in drawing since I was 5, and if you are as passionate to learn how to draw, I am here to help you feel confident to get the basics down.

About Kelove

I am a communications designer, I graduated with a bachelors from Pratt Institute 2019. I went to the HighSchool of Fashion Industries 2010 - 2014 with a design garment shown on WWD Magazine my senior year. I have always been interested in different art forms, like drawing, painting, sewing, music,

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Kelove is professional, knowledgeable, patient and well versed.
She reflects the best That TakeLessons can offer.
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Timothy K.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Drawing & Oil painting from New Masters School of Art
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Timothy K.

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Do you want to draw like Rembrandt? Do you want to be the next Van Gogh? Or maybe you want to be able to draw simple subject matter, like your family dog! Well, these are the online classes for you! My name is Timothy and I have been drawing for 30 years (pencil, pen & ink, colored pencil, and oil pastel). I enjoy sharing my art experience with others, no matter what age, no matter where you are beginning. I can begin with the simplest subject matter in drawing, like cartoons, and advance you into more advanced subject matter such as portraiture and drawing from life. My training is a balance of self taught instruction and my art teacher, John Gordon of newmasters.com, the designer of the Green Bay Packers logo!
What are you waiting for? Now is the time to cultivate your inner artist and use your artistic talents like never before. Contact me and let’s get the ball rolling.

About Timothy

I am a fun-loving art teacher who is looking for art students of all ages who want to learn, learn, learn! I enjoy sharing my experiences with you as I draw and paint, you can learn from my successes and my mistakes as an artist. To begin, I will ask you one thing: what is your goal and how far you

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Crystal
He took time to find out what I was interested in learning and answered all my questions. He gave a great demonstration too.

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"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."
Christine
Took Drawing lessons from Brendan L.
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"Julie is wonderful. She explains the subject well, very detailed if needed, shares the prepared by her materials, always on time, answers all the questions, very pleasant to communicate to. What's great is that she doesn't make it complicated! :) but rather helps you to continue developing the love for the photography."
Kate
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"Kai is an excellent instructor and has left a tramendious mark on me as both a student and an artist. Kai may be young, but he has knowledge beyond his years through skill and ambitiously being self taught he has been commended on nationally. Kai in the fall attended FACE and was recently awarded a certificate of excellence from The Portrait Society of America. I very grateful to have worked with him and been walked through his very informative and beautiful demos. Crique from Kai is wonderful and facilitates vast and constructive improvement in skill level. Would highly recommend Kai!"
Emily
Took Oil Painting lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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"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!"
Molly
Took Drawing lessons from Emily C.
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Melissa
Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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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 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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"Roya is a great teacher and very knowledgeable. I have taken two classes thus far and look forward to continuing to learn from her. She is supportive and encouraging and really wants to help me tap into finding my true artist."
Denise
Took Abstract Painting lessons from Roya M.
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McKenna
Took Photography lessons from Sergey K.
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"I learnt a lot just the first lesson.He is very nice and professional.I am looking forward to attending my next lesson."
Christine
Took Drawing lessons from Brendan L.
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