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Kathy S.

10 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $90
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Kathy S.

10 Reviews
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Become the artist you always wanted to be! Whether you are an aspiring artist, a total beginner, a teen building a competitive portfolio, or someone who's always wanted to learn to paint, I will help you develop your technical skills and find your voice as an artist! In our lessons, you will paint from life, exploring composition, concept, and mood through creative assignments. You will train your eye as you paint still lifes, landscapes, portraits, figures, abstractions, and beyond! I will show you examples of historical and contemporary painting as we practice a range of techniques. You will gain confidence through practice and experimentation as you work towards developing your own style as an artist! And most importantly, you’ll have fun! I can’t wait to work with you!

About Kathy

I’m Kathy and I am a professional artist in New York! I received my Masters of Fine Arts and the San Francisco Art Institute and my Bachelors degree at Skidmore College. I make painting and textile-based 3D installations and have shown widely in the Bay Area, New York, and Chicago. I was a past art

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Constance D.
My mother took her first art lesson with Kathy today! She was timely, attentive, thorough, and very encouraging. We're very glad to have found her!
Nolan & Nora S.
Kids loved the story based drawing fun!
Jan
Kathy has been a wonderful teacher and inspiration for our 10-year old daughter. Cora has learned so much and enjoyed every lesson with Kathy, who has been an affirming and talented teacher.
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Raymond S.

Hoboken, NJ
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches students 8 to 75
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Raymond S.

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I feel that my combined artistic skills and ability to have fun will make for a unique learning experience, with solid results as a goal.

About Raymond

I am an accomplished painter, illustrator, and graphic designer, specializing in figurative art. As an illustrator, some of my clients have been Perrier, Prentice-Hall publishing, United Airlines, Marlboro and Target. I have a wide range of artistic interests and skills in both traditional and

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Francesca M.

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Seaford, NY
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Francesca M.

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I truly believe everyone has an artist in them just waiting to explore. Learn about the technical aspects as well as the highly imaginative ones. Nothing is out of bounds and there are no wrong answers. I have spent a lifetime in the field and practice every day in my studio. Whether it’s painting, drawing or playing on your phone in apps start harnessing your creativity today!

About Francesca

I immigrated to USA to study Art in Boston and graduated in 1982 winning a traveling scholarship with my paintings in a solo show at a gallery as well as in the Museum of Fine Arts. My new home is Long Island and I’m loving it! Please join me and explore both your own abilities and the landscape yo

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Alice
Francesca is such a delight to work with and learn from! I was brand new to painting and wanted to pick up some basic skills. She was patient and really helped me feel comfortable as I learned the basics. I also loved at her home studio, full of objects from her travels. Highly recommend.

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Marina B.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students Male: 8 and up; Female: 7 and up
  • MFA Master of Fine Art from Syracuse University
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Marina B.

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Acrylic Painting 101

"Still life is the key that unlocks the secrets to great
painting. When painted with extraordinary perception
and ability, objects have the potential to allegorically
represent the full range of the human condition." Nelson Shanks

This still-life lessons will emphasize finding the rhythm in painting and learning when to make the shifts between balancing composition, drawing and color within a painting.

The workshop will commence from setting up a still-life and working out a composition with thumbnail sketches, then developing a color study, and then an open grisaille, the actual painting, working out the drawing issues, color development, keeping paint layers thin and even, and finding the areas where there would be more build-up of impasto and texture, and finally the last touch: removing what is not needed, and adding finishing details.

About Marina

As a child of five years old I was brought by my mom to Gulyaev’s Art Studio and this famous Ukrainian artist involved me in the marvelous world of fine art. In high-school, I participated in a federally-funded program for the Gifted and Talented in Visual Art. After graduation I won a huge comp

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cari R.
Really enjoyed working with Marina! She is very fun and delightful to work with
Lolly L.
It was our first class together so part of it was organizing myself. I look forward to more classes with Marina.
Lucy
I've known Marina for a very long time and while I haven't taken any classes yet, I most definitely would recommend her to anyone who's looking for a good art teacher. She is a very talented artist and has a rare ability to inspire people to be creative. Her students' paintings are awesome and always make me smile looking at them.

Daniel L.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks english
  • Awarded Philadelphia Wildlife Art Expo from Judge Bob Kuhn
  • Teaches students 12 to 85
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Daniel L.

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Online Acrylic Painting Teacher

I have been a professional oil painter for 36 years and have taught oil and acrylic painting classes fro over a decade. I teach a casual, fun but serious style class. My goal is to teach the basics of creating a simple strong painting in a semi realistic style. However, my goal is to allow the student to develop their own individual style. Understanding the creative process is also key to making good art.

About Daniel

My name is Dan. The only thing that I love more than painting is teaching students how to paint. I call my teaching method, "serious play". In other words, I want the students to learn something of value during each class, but also to enjoy the creative process that is key to making a successful p

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Chris W.
Keep the brushes wet, make every stroke count! Very patient - you’ve just got to do it. Been invaluable in guiding the composition - he can’t hold the brush for you! For a “left brained” person like myself I need to get the “slap”!😄
Scott
Terrible! Missed an appointment, limited knowledge, poor teaching skills. Would avoid..
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Nicole B.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 12 to 65
  • Bachelor of Arts from Savannah College of Art & Design
  • Teaching since 2013
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Nicole B.

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Online Acrylic Painting Teacher

I've been instructing small and large groups of painters for several years both beginners and experienced. I love to see people get creative and I can help you too. I am an expert painter with works all over the world. If you're new to painting, as long you have a little artistic talent (even if undiscovered) I can teach you to paint. I can teach brush techniques and various subject matters - Abstract, impressionist, still life, portrait (intermediate only) and landscapes/seascapes and even human figures. If you'd like to learn to create digital paintings or traditional paintings, I can teach either.

About Nicole

I love art and I am passionate about making things beautiful. That spills over into Graphic design, Painting and more: I have 20+ years as a graphic designer, photographer 10+ years, artist/painter. I have been instructing for over 6 years. All of my artistic positions led me to run a print shop f

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Dana
Nicole was a great instructor, very patient and fun to work with.
Gloria
Nicole professionally layed out, designed, and printed the obituary of my husband using Adobe Photoshop. Her helpful, yet sensitive suggestions regarding picture arrangements on the pages of the obituary were appreciated. She was timely and easy to work with. I highly recommend her as an instructor.

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Average Cost of Acrylic Painting Lessons in Brooklyn, NY

The average cost of 60-minute acrylic painting lessons in Brooklyn is $79. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $151 per hour.
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"Very patient instructor with a great eye! I am learning so much."
- Audra
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Hilda R.
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"Marina Bichinsky is an extremely talented art teacher, which could be noticed by those who have seen her students' works. She is also a very friendly, personal individual with great sense of humor. I have no doubt that her skype sessions will be as productive as her classes in the art studio! Good luck to Marina and her new students!"
- Larysa Yost
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Marina B.
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- Sandy
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Sandy K.
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"This was my first time taking any kind of private art lesson and I am really glad to have gotten Giuseppe. He explains things in a very easy to understand way, and has no problem fielding questions, even if they stray from the immediate topic, which is great for my learning style. I will definitely book more lessons with Joe."
- Joey
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"Joe is an awesome instructor. He let me take my time and had a tremendous amount of patience. He was very easy to work with and very detailed. I can't wait for my next class!"
- Rachel
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"She is great! I have learned a lot and had so much fun with her.
She refreshed my mind after 17 years of not touching any brush neither doing any sketching....
I highly recommend her and can't wait for her upcoming classes in her own studio!"
- Manifa
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"Stephanie is incredible!! I came to her with damaged vocal chords and she trained and taught me how to sing properly. Amazing amazing teacher!!!!!!!"
- Nicole
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Stephanie H.
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"I am a beginner and was stuck w not knowing how to get a particular look I liked in my paintings. She showed me several techniques and different mediums to use. She was very helpful!"
- Sue
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Keffie L.
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"Sophia said, You are the best art teacher I’ve ever had!” She is excited for future lessons."
- Sophia
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Sharron J.
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"Roya is a kind, patient teacher. My daughter learned a couple new spray painting skills which will certainly help with her high school project. Thank you!"
- Heather
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Roya M.
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