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Constance H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Bachelors of Psychology from Oregon State University
  • Teaching since 2019
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Constance H.

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I draw based on what I see pertaining to where light hits an object, the shape of objects, and the distance between spaces. Drawing what you see in front of you can be as easy as following simple techniques and choosing the right colors.

About Constance

I have been working with children for the past 20 years and have been an artist for 30 years. Art is a form of emotional expression and not just about how well you can draw. I believe that everyone can draw, we may have different ways of creating art, but each person is capable of artistic expressi

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Chelsea W.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chelsea W.

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Customize your experience. It can be as rigid or free as you desire. You can build your lesson plans, choosing to learn things like perspective, color theory, portraiture, landscapes, abstraction, surrealism, and anything in between. Whether you just want to have fun, or you’re looking to hone your craft, I’d be thrilled to guide you.

About Chelsea

I’m Chelsea! I’m an artist in Portland who works primarily in oil paint, but occasionally works with water based paints as well. I love painting portraits, figures, landscapes, and imaginative scenes. I studied fine arts at Florida State University, and I’m comfortable teaching all levels. We can d

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I found Chelsea online and loved her work. She helped me to better my technique with easy to digest assignment. Definitely study with Chelsea!

Sam H.

104 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Sam H.

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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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Enthusiastic and knowledgeable and patient.
Jared
great class
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Esther N.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Teaches students 5 to 90
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Music, Piano Performance from Wheaton College
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Esther N.

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I have studied and practiced various forms of calligraphy and am very experienced in these styles of calligraphy: modern calligraphy, hand lettering, brush lettering, faux calligraphy, and beginner Copperplate calligraphy.

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I specialize in teaching students the basics of calligraphy and building the necessary skills to develop their own personal style and create designs that they love! I also teach Ipad calligraphy using the Apple pencil. In addition, I teach students basics of scanning and digitizing their artwork to create designs such as prints, mugs, shirts, greeting cards, and more.

If you’re a beginner, you can expect to cover the basic strokes of calligraphy and receive practice sheets and resources to practice on your own and develop your personal style. I will also recommend best supplies to use to begin your calligraphy journey. You will soon be able to create beautiful calligraphy handwriting and designs on your own!

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About Esther

Hi there! I'm Esther, a professional pianist and violinist. I graduated from Wheaton College with a Bachelor's of Music, specializing in Piano Performance. Piano and violin students can expect to improve week by week in their technique and musical ability as they attend lessons and practice regu

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Blanca
Esther is the best piano instructor one can ever ask for. She is very patient and takes the time to make sure your child captures and understands everything. I would recommend Esther to anyone and everyone!
Diana
Ms. Esther is a great teacher! She was very patient and explained everything very clearly to me so that I could understand. I’ve had multiple piano teachers, but she was the first one that helped me really progress in playing piano and understand music theory. I would definitely recommend her to anyone looking for a piano teacher.
Julie
Esther is passionate and knowledgeable about music and she does an incredible job of sharing that passion and knowledge with her students. She instructed my two young boys in a music class along with 6 other young students. She was always prepared and taught the class a variety of musical instruments and the history behind each of them. She instilled a love for music and instruments, into my boys. We were sad to have her move so far away but the knowledge she passed along to my boys, is priceless. We highly recommend Mrs. Esther!

Alfredo E.

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Starting at $80
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Alfredo E.

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In my classes you can expect to learn both the basics and advanced material:
-Painting realistic skin tones, composition,using a grisaille and verdaccio, glazing, methods and materials of the Old Masters, achieving a likeness in portraiture, accurate color mixing and matching, the use and preparation of painting mediums, translating what you see or envision onto the canvas successfully and much more. I enjoy teaching people that are passionate about art, regardless of their skill level.

About Alfredo

I am a classically trained artist and illustrator. I enjoy teaching people who are passionate about art regardless of skill level. I have exhibited widely in Mexico and the United States and also illustrated for magazines and books. You can see some of my work here : https://www.instagram.com/a

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Jessica M.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish
  • High School from Hunter College High School
  • Teaches Beginner
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Jessica M.

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Would you like to learn to draw the world around you? Look no further! I am a professional, exhibiting visual artist and drawing is my passion! I have a Masters in Education and have been teaching for over 10 years. I have experience with adults and children alike and absolute beginners are welcome. I will design a personalized curriculum to fit your needs. I will show you how to train your hand to work with your eyes, how to draw light and shadow, perspective, contours, how to use your materials, and much much more!

About Jessica

I am a visual artist who has been exhibiting my artwork across the US since 2009 and teaching since 2006. I got my BA from Vassar College, and a Masters in Education through the NYC Teaching Fellows program. I am deeply passionate about drawing and love to share this passion with others. I believe

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Kinsley E.
She was lovely. The internet was a little tricky but I think we got it figured out towards the end. Excited for the next one!
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Rainy T.
My 6 year old daughter really enjoyed her online drawing lesson with Jessica. The lesson was well-structured and thought through. The materials Jessica picked were diverse and informative. I was amazed how Jessica made the online lesson seem as if she was right here in our house. I asked my daughter how many more lessons should I set up for her and she answered: many, many more! I strongly recommend Jessica to any student learning graphite drawing!

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"Megan was very prepared. In one hour only she walked my daughter through creating an entire acrylic paint beach scene. My daughter enjoyed it very much."
- Cecilia
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"Richard got me off to a great start with my new camera."
- Rick
Took Photography lessons from Richard G.
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"The best art teacher I've had the privilege to learn from. :)"
- Chance
Took Drawing lessons from Roya M.
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"I have really enjoyed my drawing lessons with Kelvin! He is very detailed in his instruction and ensures that his students learn the essential skills necessary to become good drawers. He is very encouraging and honest in his feedback. I appreciate his transparency when critiquing my work. I need to hear the truth in order to get better. When I draw something that he is astounded by, I will know that I have truly earned his respect. My lessons fly by because we're having such a good time. I'm enjoying the journey."
- Jasmine Powell
Took Drawing lessons from Kelvin L.
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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.!"
- Donna
Took Painting lessons from Tabitha B.
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"Rebekah was so patient with me and understanding! She is also very knowledgeable in getting me the right answers. I would highly recommend booking her again to anyone! You will learn a lot!"
- tereyn
Took Photography lessons from Rebekah R.
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"Mayra was very helpful. She had a challenge with us because we we're weren't sure exactly what we wanted to learn. Mayra worked with us and demonstrated some new techniques and ideas based on where we already were as (very amateur) artists. She was helpful, very encouraging, and easy to work with. Thank you!"
- Elena & Erik
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Mayra N.
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- Xiaoliang
Took Photography lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"Kai is a masterful painting instructor who is immensely skilled with his craft. His philosophy in painting is very inspiring, and has long stayed with me in my career as an artist. Unlike professors in art colleges, Kai gives informative demos, and in all honesty has taught me more technical skills than my art college (and most other art colleges) did alone. I would definitely recommend Kai to any artist/painter (both new and experienced) out there, he’s both professional and approachable as an instructor."
- Natalie
Took Oil Painting lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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"My son is really lucky and blessed to have Mrs.Maggie as his Art teacher. He is drawing very nicely nowadays. Mrs. Maggie is very sincere,hardworking and very honest person.She is nice,kind and helpful to her students. Whenever I look my son's drawings and paintings, I can see her dedication and passion towards artwork. Definitely, we can see our kids as a best artists.
I will refer Mrs. Maggie as a Best Art Teacher of the Bay Area to my friends and whoever looking for a great art teacher. She is awesome!"
- Malathi
Took Drawing lessons from Margarita M.
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