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Anthony G.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $63
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Bachelor Of Fine Arts with a major in painting from Tyler School of Art, part of Temple University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Anthony G.

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I want to help you to become a better artist and have fun while you’re doing it! My style of teaching is to tell you about powerful ways to approach your drawings that will boost your technical ability as fast as possible. In other words, I’m going to help you to make your art look like the thing you’re drawing. But I won’t rush you through it! We’ll take as long as you need to get a good understanding of the most important aspects of the lesson. We can focus on what you are most interested in learning about. Want to learn how to draw faces better? Or maybe improve your proportions for drawing a full body person? Pets, landscapes, still life, it’s your choice because I work for you. Each of these are unique subjects, but there are certain fundamentals that apply to all of them which I will help you with to give your drawings more of a “pop out” look! Some of those things are learning to see values (light and dark), negative space, and how angles and relationships of different elements

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I want to help you make huge leaps in your skills to become a better artist than you even thought was possible! Whatever you want to create, you can do it! Private lessons can save a lot of time and keep you on the right path for your personal individual needs, where ever you are on your way to be

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Michelle D.
Really enjoyed our first meeting Anthony told me things I would not of known on my own and I am very thankful for it, he is also patient.
Michelle D.
Anthony was great he gave me knowledge I did not have
Jeannette
Anthony is the drawing instructor I had been looking for! He genuinely is interested in connecting and learning about his students and knowing their background/ approach to art. His art class was very personalized to me, my artwork, and current skills so that I could learn from him the skills and knowledge I need to strength myself as an artist. It is a privilege to learn from him and I highly recommend him to students who are looking for a highly effective instructor that tailors the lesson to them on an individual level.
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Giuseppe B.

54 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaches students Male: 3 and up; Female: 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Giuseppe B.

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We will learn how to draw from real life/still life to paper with graphite, ink or charcoal. We will understand line forms, shading styles and line control. We will gain a strong foundation understanding of using basic shapes to get final images.

About Giuseppe

Hello, my name is Giuseppe. I am excited when I learn of new potential artists. My skills are well rounded and focused. I can teach you in many media applications and art forms. I am able to teach from basic drawing techniques to full Portrait art, Film & Digital Portrait / Fashion Photography and

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Quisha
It's great to be taught by someone that loves what they do and that is Guiseppe! He was very enthusiastic about graffiti art and has helped me understand the fundamentals. I look forward to learning from him again.
Timothy B.
Lea C.
My 12 yr old daughter just had her first lesson. She said he teaches very well. He pauses to take questions and gives helpful feedback and suggestions.
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Megan R.

58 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $79
  • BFA Painting from Texas State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded The Edge of Realism from Abend Gallery
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Megan R.

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GROUP CLASSES: I also offer group classes for friends , student and co workers .

PRIVATE Class Times: 60 minute, 90 minute or 120 minute

BACKGROUND:
Experienced drawing teacher of 7 years, I have taught students of all experience levels. You can also get feedback/advice on your art work by selecting a 30 minute critique. You will receive notes and step by step instructions during your art class. . If you would like some home work to help you improve quickly I can also send an email after class with instruction. Wether you want to learn how to draw a human figure or photorealistically, I have the steps to get you to your goal! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of drawing skills. I specialize in figurative, portraits or animals. I have been trained in classical methods that get results, looking forward to meeting you!

About Megan

PRIVATE LESSONS I specialize in online painting and drawing lessons, I have taught over 500 students! I would love to share my passion for painting and drawing with you. During your custom lesson you will watch the easy to follow steps on my webcam and get real time feedback on your artwork, I

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Jeff
Megan is an amazing teacher!
John D.
My girlfriend and I took a class from Megan as a birthday celebration. It was a ton of fun! Megan was very helpful and instructive, and tailored the class to our experience
Chana B.
We paid for two lessons. We still have not heard back from the instructor regarding our second lesson. It's been over a month. When we logged on for the lesson it said it didn't exist. Wondering why.

Still haven't he
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Ruth H.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Emmy Award for the First Season of The Simpsons from The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
  • Teaching since 2007
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Ruth H.

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From a rough sketch to a finished drawing, you can learn to 'SEE WHAT YOU'RE LOOKING AT', and bring your drawings to life.

About Ruth

As an Emmy award winning animation artist with 27 years in the animation industry, I founded the non profit, EDU DESIGNS, to bring the arts back into schools. Check out my blog there for more information. I created the first Art Textbook to reference Math Standards to help teachers without an ar

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Susan
Very talented, passionate and caring instructor! Highly recommend to anyone interested in animation, drawing, etc.
MATT
Wonderful experience!
Jasmine
Ruth brings her years of professional training & experience along with a humble, cheerful, teacherly personality. She is a jewel and I count myself very lucky to have found such a genuine & gifted artist.
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Roya M.

47 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Farsi
  • Awarded Best female 1st generation artists from Eiseman Center for Performing Arts, Richardson TX
  • Teaching since 2008
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Roya M.

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You will learn the foundation of drawing to advanced drawing in my class. I cover a variety of subject matter from still life to nature to figure drawing with charcoal, graphite, pastel, and ink.

About Roya

My name is Roya. I am a professional artist and educator, and I’m a professor in painting and drawing.It would be my pleasure to teach you painting or drawing. Over the last 10 years, I have taught painting and drawing, including figure drawing and painting courses in universities and colleges.

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Eleanor M.
Roya speaks my artistic language! She is very direct yet empathetic. Her own curiosity and patience is evident in the way she teaches and I learned a ton in our very short first lesson. Looking forward to the next one.
JASMINE
Wonderful. Very patient and kind and a great teacher
steve B.
Loved it. Lots of basic questions answered!!! Perfecto, almost. A bit of a technical glitch on my end.
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Eileen M.

30 Reviews
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Starting at $84
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Eileen M.

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I am a classically trained artist and I teach traditional methods of representational drawing. I’ve taught at several local ateliers as well as internationally through the State Department’s Art In The Embassies program. I can help you learn about perspective, line, volume, and composition in an a way that is easy to understand. My teaching style is rich with experience and information but also very low key and unintimidating. Also— I’m really fun! Come draw with me!

About Eileen

Hello! I moved to Brooklyn fifteen years ago to get my MFA at Pratt Institute; I've been a professional fine artist for my entire adult life and have shown my work extensively in and around New York. I have taught traditional oil painting at local ateliers and I also teach plein air workshops in th

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Jason
Eileen was fun, funny, and extremely experienced both as an artist and a teacher. We covered a ton in one hour. Highly recommended!!!!
xander
amazing
Carol Dahlinger
Wow, I learned so much in one hour! Eileen is amazing.

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The average cost of 60-minute drawing lessons is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $134 per hour.
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Took Drawing lessons from Kathy S.
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"Cora was very happy with her first lesson!"
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"Today was my first lesson with Kathy and she was very patient and encouraging! She is making sure to tailor the lessons to meet my goals."
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Took Drawing lessons from Kathy S.
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"My son has been working with Eddie since June of 2019. He is very patient. Highly recommend."
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Took Drawing lessons from Eddie B.
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"Mrs.Maggie is probably the best art teacher anyone could ask for! My son has been going to her classes for many years now and absolutely loves it. Mrs.Maggie posses vast amount of knowledge and experience in the field of art, and she is able to present all this knowledge in a way that the students can easily understand and pick up on. She is a very patient teacher and makes art fun and interesting for every student that she teaches. I would definitely recommend her to everyone."
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"Wonderful. Very patient and kind and a great teacher"
JASMINE
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"She is very good with my 8 year old and keeps her excited to keep drawing"
brielle
Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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"Absolutely fantastic! John was amazing with my son, asked him what he wanted to learn and then started to show him different ways to help his technique. High recommend John!"
Damion
Took Drawing lessons from John D.
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"He is an amazing teacher, I love how he can perfectly describe what is going on the paper and i can easily picture it in my mind without seeing it!!!!"
Jaime
Took Drawing lessons from Jason M.
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Online Drawing Lessons

Online Drawing Classes

For some, drawing is a talent that comes naturally to them. It’s something that they are innately good at and a skill that they always have room to grow. For others, drawing is a challenging art form that can take years to master. No matter where your drawing talents fall on this spectrum, private online drawing lessons can help you improve and bring your skills to the next level.

Here at TakeLessons, we offer virtual drawing classes that are ideal for students of all ages and levels. If you’re looking to improve your drawings for personal or professional reasons, our lessons may be the right choice for you.

Why Take Online Drawing Lessons?

Long gone are the days when you had to drive to a classroom and meet with a teacher in order to receive instruction. Today, it’s easier than ever to learn through an online platform. These days, there are countless courses available online, from extracurricular activities to university-level classes. No matter what you’d like to learn, there’s a good chance you can find it.

Here at TakeLessons, we understand the importance of online instruction. Our online courses provide you with the freedom and flexibility to learn where and when is most convenient for you. When you sign up for our online drawing courses, you can begin learning on your schedule.

You can connect with an instructor who is available whenever you are, whether that’s morning, afternoon, or evening on weekdays or weekends. As long as you have internet access, you can log on with your laptop, smartphone, or computer and web camera. Begin receiving instruction from your kitchen, living room, or even home office. With our online drawing classes, you will have a flexible and convenient learning experience every time. It’s never been easier to start learning or improving a skill.

The Benefits of an Online Drawing Instructor

Signing up for online drawing lessons with us means you will receive one-on-one coaching. No matter where you are in your drawing journey, your private instructor will help you meet your goals. Our instructors work with every kind of student, from beginners just picking up a pencil to advanced students looking to master their skills.

During your online drawing classes, learn about all the different drawing styles or focus on a specific skill. Work your way toward producing gallery-worthy prints or simply improve your illustrations for your own enjoyment. Your private drawing instructor will be by your side, offering expert advice and guidance every step of the way.

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Here at TakeLessons, we let you choose your preferred drawing instructor. Browse through our listing of certified teachers to find your ideal one. You can review their profiles, read feedback from previous students, and check out their availability. You can even start a conversation with your tutor in advance to see if it’s a good match.

Ready to impress everyone with your new and improved drawing skills? Sign up for our virtual drawing classes today!

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