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Nanette M.

New York, NY
Starting at $92
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA majors in English and Speech & Drama, University Education Diploma. Speech & Drama Teaching Diploma (Trinity College, London) from Rhodes University, South Africa
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Nanette M.

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Photography is the art of painting with light - and is a joy every moment. Want just to do better photos of your family or trips to post on social media - or discover how your camera really works - or do high-end 'art' photography? You will 'develop an eye' in no time! I am always eager to work together and share my enthusiasm to improve your photo-taking! I have been taking photographs since childhood (well before mobile phones) - and have been a professional photographer and videographer for over 30 years. Lessons are 'hands on' and geared to the needs and abilities of the student. Lessons may involve 'field trips' for great practical experience. My ability as a performing arts photographer has allowed me the privilege of freelancing for The New York Times, Lincoln Center, The Juilliard School, Carnegie Hall -- among many. My love of travel landed me first prize in a significant international Travel Photography competition. (I can teach traditional 'film' photography as well.) All

About Nanette

I enjoy people! I come from South Africa where I taught English and Speech & Drama - high school level and produced plays and shows for schools and dramatic societies for several years. I started and ran a photographic club at school. My passion and ability for photography landed me a job at a larg

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Danil G.

4 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Hebrew, Russian, English
  • Awarded ​Walter Rogalski Endowed Scholarship from Rogalsky Foundation
  • Teaching since 2005
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Danil G.

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I have been teaching professionally for more than 10 years. I can teach a total beginner and I can guarantee the profound change in his skill level (regardless of his age), after 2 months of the attentive following of my instructions. I like to watch the progress of my student and this is what brings me the best satisfaction in my occupation.
I think that every human being is unique with his own unique way of thinking and perception of the common things. When teaching, I believe in dialogue, for this reason, I never record my lessons on video, except for the promotional needs. I like to meet new students, to understand their way of thinking and to invent the individual teaching approach or methodology for each one of them.

About Danil

I am an academically trained professional artist with the overall working experience of about 20 years and an impressive record of exhibitions (two of them are museum one-man shows) in the USA and abroad. I am teaching in three languages: ENGLISH, HEBREW and RUSSIAN, representational, realist,

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Erin Vasquez
Great, passionate teacher
Ira Polubesova
I was very lucky to take private lessons with Danil - after only a few of them I had a clear systematic approach to my drawing process. I very much appreciate analytical way of work in art, and that’s what Danil was doing greatly : he sharpens the tools while keeping your individuality. Highly recommended!
Katerina
One of the best teachers I ever had!
Highly knowledgeable and very attentive to the student's needs.

Sylvia L.

9 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $43
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Fashion Design from Sydney Institute Fashion Design Studio
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Sylvia L.

9 Reviews
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Experienced fashion designer and illustrator of 9 years available to teach eager students of all experience, levels and ages! I adjust and build my lesson structure so students learn what they are interested in and want to learn, while building strong foundations of basic sketching in different mediums such as pencil, ink, paint, charcoal and mixed media. The subject of illustration can be catered to whatever the student's interest is in.

About Sylvia

Hello! My name is Sylvia and I'm here to help you learn a new skill or master it to a new level! I've been teaching private lessons since 2001 and am currently available to teach lessons at your home, at the public library, in my studio and online. I have loved helping my students with education cl

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Antoine
Sylvia was great during my first session. She was very patient and understanding being that I was new to adobe illustrator. Her step by step approach was very helpful.
William
I took my first class with Sylvia this week and she is a very good teacher. She helped me learn a new skill on first class by showing me than having me do the same tasks. She is patient, straight forward in her instructions and a clear communicator. I have signed up for 3 more classes because of my first class with her
Raphael
Sylvia is an excellent teacher. I was starting from scratch, and she was able to quickly teach me how to do numerous important tasks relative to what I was looking to accomplish. I recommend her without reservation.

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Glen D. B.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • Speaks English, Tagalog
  • Graphic Design from The Art Institute of Washington
  • Teaching since 2014
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Glen D. B.

6 Reviews
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My approach to teaching Drawing is a non-traditional, non-textbook way to drawing lessons. I will nurture the inner artist in you while having fun with it. I know that it can be intimidating at first, but drawing is supposed to be fun! I'll show you how. :)

Or If you feel the need to something more than just the basics, I will instruct you to further your technique and skill in drawing, free you from the creative blocks you may have, and help unleash that inner draftsman!

About Glen D.

Hey there! I'm Glen, a self-taught artist since my days of the crayons. I've graduated to better mediums since then. I'm a retired street artist who specializes on portraiture in most mediums (Wet, Dry, Aerosol, Airbrush, Digital Painting, and Tattooing). Currently, I'm a freelance graphic designer

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Dmitri
Started with a couple of good lessons and then became very flaky. Canceled more than half of the lessons last second, first with various reasons, then was just a no show. Very unreliable.
Anna M.
I’m very much looking forward to more awe-inspiring lessons, Glen! Thanks so much for the first one!
Anie
Glen is very patient and supportive. He taught me that what I use doesn't have to be expensive as long as I work on improving my techniques and most importantly, I am having fun.
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Omar R.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Bachelor in Graphic Design and Art from Southern Adventist University
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Omar R.

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I will teach you the basic principles of drawing, using graphite and color pencils. You will learn perspective drawing, shading, value, and color theory. I will cover still life, portraits, and form.

About Omar

Art and Design is my passion and I believe it is a skill that can be learned and developed by anyone with that same passion. I have over 15 years of working in the graphic design, print and visual arts industry. I create art for various companies and organizations using traditional and digital

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Rodney
Omar was great overall, he was able to point out small details about sketching that I never thought about like how I should be looking at the object that I am sketching more than my picture itself. Very affordable too! I will be using him more in the near future.
Ria
I am the creative director at TrueBlue in Chattanooga, TN. I had the pleasure of having Omar on staff as a designer/illustrator. He's an extremely talented illustrator with a diversified style palate and a great designer–wrapped in one package. It's great to have a designer that can illustrate as well as he can design. Omar was eager to learn new things and embraced whatever challenge set before him. I highly recommend Omar's talent and abilities.
Jeremy
Omar is an excellent teacher and artist. He is also very patient. Highly recommended!

Matthew M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $100
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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Matthew M.

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I am a teaching artist with 15+ years of instructional experience. As a NYS-certified art teacher and MFA recipient in painting and drawing, I am qualified to work with any age or ability level.

Whether you're a parent looking to quench your child's thirst to be creative, or an adult interested in taking your art practice to the next level, I will be able to help any student hone their skills and reach their goals.

Most importantly, I strive to instill my love for making and appreciating art in all of my students, and cater to their individual needs and skill levels through a progressive teaching model.

About Matthew

I'm an artist based in Greenpoint, Brooklyn and make work that investigates the painting process. I earned a BS in art Education from Hofstra University and hold an MFA in Painting from CUNY Queens College. My work has been included in various exhibitions around the United States including Sardine

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Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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"Jessica was an excellent teacher with my 9 year old son. It is quite clear she has experience working with children - she is patient, calming and supportive. He can't wait for his next lesson!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"Awesome and enthusiastic instructor who comes highly recommended! David helped me reach my goals and was well worth the money!"
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Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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