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Toshi M.

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  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Business from USC
  • Teaches Beginner
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Toshi M.

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Japanese calligraphy is a form of calligraphy, or artistic writing, of the Japanese language.

In modern calligraphy, a number of tools are used to make a composition. Most basic four tools were collectively called Four Treasures of the Study.
You need to purchase at the Japanese store or internet store.

1. A brush
2. An ink stick (sumi).
3. Mulberry paper (washi)
4. An inkstone (suzuri) to grind the inkstick against, mixed with water.

5. A paperweight (bunchin) to hold the paper in place
6. A cloth (shi ta ji ki) to place under the paper (often newsprint is used as well) to prevent ink from bleeding through.

[ Japanese Tea Ceremony class ] Only Online

Today the tearoom is famous not only in Japan but all over the world. I offer to teach the ways of tea ceremony throughout the world via online classes.

Students will not only learn about green tea, the utensils, and the method of tea preparation, but they will also learn about traditional attire, etiquette, and the spiritual ...

About Toshi

Welcome! πŸ˜ƒπŸ‘‹πŸ» My name is Toshi M. I was born in Hiroshima City and raised in Tokyo, Japan. Currently, I live in Los Angeles, CA, USA for over 20 years. (PST) 🌟 I am also working with a new project through Google called, "Ok Glass." since 2013. It's a data collection project that leads to the better

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Toshi is an excellent teacher for students of any skill level! He's very knowledgable, friendly, and does a great job including information about Japanese culture to help teach the language.
Nathan
I've been taking lessons with Toshi for almost two years now, and have enjoyed every lesson we've had. Toshi does a great job at teaching the full spectrum of Japanese: grammar, vocabulary, hiragana/katakana/kanji, and the differing forms based on level of politeness in a conversation.
Nicole G.
Toshi sensei makes every lesson unique and fun! He is engaging and it is such a joy to work with. I can not imagine having to work with anyone else through my Japanese journey. γ‚γ‚ŠγŒγ¨γ”γ–γ„γΎγ—γŸγ€‚
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Kayla Louven G.

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Starting at $42
  • Speaks Tagalog, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Kayla Louven G.

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Have you seen people on social media write calligraphy and thought to yourself, "I wish I could write like that!" ?

Well, YOU CAN!

If you TakeLessons with me, each of our sessions will be based on your progress and what you desire to learn. I make complimentary, hand-lettered worksheets based on what you need more practice in! I understand no two students are alike, and everyone learns at a different pace. I will introduce or enhance whatever background you have in penmanship and you'll be writing calligraphy in no time! :)

The topics in calligraphy that YOU can learn:
-Best Starter Kit for Beginners
-Faux Calligraphy
-Basic and Essential Strokes
-Finding your Writing Lettering Style
-Basic Vectorizing and Lettering Overlay (without Photoshop!)
-Embossing Calligraphy
-Watercolor Calligraphy
-Envelope Addressing
-Wedding Accessory Calligraphy
-Grad Cap Topper Decorating
-Chalkboard Lettering
-And much more!

About Kayla Louven

Kayla is a self-taught, modern calligrapher who is excited about sharing the skill of writing beautifully with her community. From watching several hours of calligraphy tutorials online to testing out different writing supplies and workbooks, she simplifies calligraphy and makes it easier to achiev

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It's a great introduction, expecting a positive start. How do we start with it.
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Marty W.

62 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish (For singing and limited usage), Italian (for singing)
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Master of Science from University of Advancing Technology
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Marty W.

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Although my focus as a TakeLessons teacher is primarily in music, I also teach a killer Calligraphy class. I do not take the fact that I am 'multi-talented' lightly. I know good calligraphy and I know mediocre calligraphy. Before getting more involved with music, I taught Calligraphy at a junior college for 7 years. I taught over 750 students and took classes from a student of Donald Jackson, one of the Scribes of the Queen of England. I can strengthen the work and techniques of intermediate or advanced calligraphers (and illuminators) and am very adept at teaching beginners. We can meet in my music studio or your home. I have a list of preferred materials and love this amazing communication form.

About Marty

Open up to your own unique voice. Play piano with energy and freedom. "With singing, your body is your instrument. Helping you become all you can be as a performer is my number one goal. Protecting your voice is a close second as we work to strengthen your vocal range and the quality of your so

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Marty helped me to prepare to sing at my wedding and although that didn't ultimately happen because I was so busy with all the wedding details I did not have time to practice, the experience was magficent and I've taken what I learn with her an facilated into many avenues of my life including speaking, as she taught me how to better project and be more confident in doing so.
She takes a very personal approach with her students to help them truly recognize there goals.
Victor
Marty is a wonderful teacher and very easy to understand. I tried many online packages and other teachers and I could not keep up with their instruction. Marty is clear and has figured out ways to make It possible for me to play much faster than I ever thought I could. I will be returning from a trip east and will continue my lessons when I return. I am very happy that I found Marty.
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Moataz A.

82 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Arabic, French, Japanese, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin, Korean
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Moataz A.

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I can teach you how to make money with Calligraphy and Hand Lettering.

I start out with nomenclature, then I go into the basics of composition, flourishes, tracking, and anatomy. Then I get into skeletal stroke order for Serif, Sans Serif and Script (focusing on whichever one the student wants), and I provide more in depth training in each specific style of interest.

I also can teach you hand lettering which is different from Calligraphy in that the rules are much looser and it is very stylized, and is a lot more fun.

About Moataz

I am a Freelance Graphic Designer living in Powell, Ohio. I love learning and teaching, like a lot. I teach languages, Lettering, branding, and the basics of Graphic design as well as the adobe programs that bring it to life. My promise to you is that I will teach you everything I know in the ti

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Andrea O.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded MCAD Presidential Scholarship from Moore College of Art and Design
  • Teaching since 2012
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Andrea O.

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Lessons will include practice sheets of calligraphy in many different forms. A brief history of Calligraphy will be included in the course.

About Andrea

I have been teaching art to all ages and levels for 10 years. I have a lesson plan to suit your needs and desires! Although I do not have a background check through take lessons.com, I do have an IVP fingerprint card. My background has been cleared for teaching.

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Sandy
I'm just a moderately able artist. Andrea knew how to break down the process and make all of my projects better than I have ever done myself. She's the best!
Charles
Her years of experience show in the lessons. Very easy to follow and learn. Great instructor!
Colleen
Extremely talented artist...she’s the best!
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Bridget D.

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  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Bridget D.

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15+ years experience. Can teach you a script and medium of your choice, or guide you through a project.

About Bridget

Bridget is Los Angeles-based, New England-grown folk-pop songwriter, music teacher and registered yoga teacher. Bridget graduated from Berklee College of Music and Emerson College in 2017 with degrees in music technology and acting. She spent much of her undergraduate time working in venues an

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Tamara
Bridget is an amazing piano teacher. My 9 year old daughter loved that she would help her with pop songs as well as the traditional lesson book. She also helped her with voice audition songs for her musical theater group. We highly recommend!
Emma B.
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Pat
Bridget is an incredibly patient, intelligent, and passionate teacher that can take your confidence level from a 6 to a 10 in just one lesson. Taking classes with her will definitely change the way you approach music and allow you to be your best self. πŸ’–

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"Steph teaches me the flow of watercolor as well as calligraphy. She is creative, patient, and full of color, ideas and talent. I love my class and the teacher.🧑"
Sue
Took Calligraphy lessons from Stephanie D.
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"Moataz is an excellent calligraphy teacher. My 12 year old daughter, Isabella, learned a lot from him in just one session. His instruction is very understandable on-line, and we plan to schedule more sessions with him."
Isabella
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"Great instructor, down to earth. Understandable"
Shavonne
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"Moataz immediately jumped into our lesson by asking me about my goals and from there to course content, which I loved. He tailored his lesson to my interests and offered so many amazing resources (beyond himself) to help me. I think I will continue to reap the benefits of this lesson for weeks to come. He seemed invested in helping me take real steps forward & didn't spend a single minute of class time pushing his products or future lessons. Not needed, because I will definitely be back."
Megan
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"He asked questions to understand where I was at, he was knowledgeable, he was helpful and friendly. Would definitely recommend him."
Aaron
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"My hand lettering changed from the very first class! I write openly now, not with shame but fame because my hand writing has been made beautiful and attractive! Thanks Moataz."
Peter
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"The first lesson was great. He was patient with me and my tech issues. He is very intelligent and easy to understand. His knowledge is unbelievable. He is a natural teacher. I appreciate everything he taught me and I am excited for the next lesson!"
Melissa Mills
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"He is very patience and encouraging. My kid took interest in calligraphy immediately and practice all on his own."
James
Took Calligraphy lessons from Lorenzo D.
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"Moataz had a lot of resources to share, lots of examples which he was able to access as I asked questions. A very thorough lesson with as much detail as I wanted. Excellent instructor!!"
Anne
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"Lorenzo has been extremely patient and very helpful with my calligraphy lessons."
Cristina
Took Calligraphy lessons from Lorenzo D.
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