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Stacy D.

1 Review
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Starting at $40
  • Medical Art, Masters of Science from University of Dundee
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2020
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Stacy D.

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I studied oil painting in my undergraduate years, while learning and specializing in digital painting in my time as a graduate student. Whether it be traditional or digital, oil, acrylic, gouache, or watercolor, students can expect to have fun while learning the basics of painting. This is for all ages and experience levels!

About Stacy

I'm an Artist from Buffalo, New York and I'm super excited to start teaching and sharing what I've learned and practied with others! In 2017, I received my Bachelor's Degree from University at Buffalo in Biological Sciences with a Minor in Studio Art, and my Master's from University of Dundee in

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Troy
Friendly, knowledge and patient. She interviewed me before the class, so she could customize the lesson to my needs. She answered all my questions and made recommendations for practices that would best suit my end goals. You cannot go wrong by choosing this teacher.

Lia C.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lia C.

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Painting lessons for acrylic and water color painting. Custom lessons to suit your personal goals and interests.

About Lia

Hi, I am a 33 year old painter and mixed media sculptor. I have a BA in Visual Arts from SUNY New Paltz where I graduated from in 2009. I have worked as a professional artist assistant to many different artists and craftsmen as well as have worked as a freelance artist and art teacher for 8+ yea

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Richard
Lia was an AMAZING meditation teacher! She was calm, patient and very 'Zen' for our entire lesson, which really helped me to relax and calm down myself. Her instructions were easy to follow and I was able to achieve a deep level of relaxation normally absent from my meditations! Using the skills and techniques I learned from Lia, I now have a much easier time getting into 'the zone' every time I sit down to meditate :) thanks Lia!
Jonathan Goldstein
Really enjoyed my meditation lessons! I highly recommend.
Noreen H.
I enjoyed my lesson with Lia very much. I am very happy with the artwork I was able to produce at the lesson. I would highly recommend Lia to any new student.

Corinne C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Corinne C.

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I hold a masters degree in art from BYU, and have a lot of experience in the field of art education. All ages and stages of artistic ability are welcome! No matter your goal, I can work with you to achieve it, and I am super flexible. We can work together to create a solid foundation of art techniques. I believe art should be a joyful experience that allows us to express ourselves and connect with others!

About Corinne

I am a graduate student studying Art Education from Brigham Young University. I received my Bachelors degree in 2017 in 2D Studio Art and Anthropology, and I have been teaching art for the past 4 years! I have taught art to a wide variety of students from elementary age to college. I currently teac

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Ken G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $150
  • Speaks Hebrew, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BFA Fine Arts with a Minor in Printmaking from Parsons School of design
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Ken G.

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My lessons are taught in the classical tradition, focusing on realism and aesthetics. Students are provided with the practical tools to depict light, form, space, and materiality, as well as with with the conceptual tools to compose compelling artworks that express their personal vision. I tailor my lessons to individual students’ level, from fundamentals to advanced techniques. Through working on their pieces, students learn to master shapes, values, edges, media handling and color-mixing. Advanced students focus on practical application of color theory and on composition design.

About Ken

I am a NYC-based professional artist and educator with a background in classical painting and printmaking. Imparting artistic knowledge and cultivating creativity are an inseparable part of my work, I love seeing students excel and achieve their painterly goals. Over my years of teaching I became h

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HIGHLY RECOMMEND!! Ken is extremely talented in perceiving every student’s individual needs. When he gives feedback, it is not formulaic but actually tailored to the work I have done and the improvements I have made. This means that with each exercise completed, I am still learning new things about myself and my drawing instead of just repeating a technique brainlessly. These drawing classes have left a lasting mark on my art practice!
Inbal
Ken is the most generous teacher I know, it's a privilege to be your students:) 🙏🔥
Daniela
Ken is as passionate teaching as he is painting. He cares about getting the best of each student. I highly recommend him as a teacher!
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Danil G.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Hebrew, Russian, English
  • Awarded ​Walter Rogalski Endowed Scholarship from Rogalsky Foundation
  • Teaches students 5 to 95
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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.
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Andrea C.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Awarded Catechist Award from Diocese of Norwich - Office for Faith Formation
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Andrea C.

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Painting classes will teach you to learn how to express yourself through your artistic abilities.
1 - I will help you decide what you would like to paint and how you want to achieve your painting goals.
2 - You will learn how to paint base colors, layers, and details of the scene or subject.
3 - You will accomplish your painting ideas and goals learning and using various techniques.

About Andrea

I love teaching and inspiring people so that they can achieve and feel the best they can be in their life. With my many years of experience and education I look forward to helping you through your life journey and reaching your goals. Let me help you organize your life. You will enjoy my friendly

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Wendy
Andrea has a really solid method for teaching guitar efficiently. She is encouraging, caring and has a good personality. My daughter really clicks with her, and looks forward to "seeing" her each week.
Frank S.
Andrea has a passion for music and for helping others. She is very patient and pleasant!

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Average Cost of Painting Lessons in Philadelphia, PA

The average cost of 60-minute painting lessons in Philadelphia is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $200 per hour.
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$34 average
45 min
$43 average
60 min
$65 average

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"Absolutely great teacher :)"
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Took Painting lessons from Kathy S.
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"My regular art classes were canceled due to COVID-19, but a friend knew someone who was taking some some private classes online with Carolyn and I decided to try it out. Now that I have, I think it's much better than being a single face among many! I'm improving so much with the one-on-one feedback and suggestions that I'm getting and Carolyn is such a kind, funny, and personable woman that I don't feel intimidated at all, even though my skills aren't where I'd like them to be. She's also extremely flexible with scheduling - with the shelter-in-place orders and with kids in the house 24/7, I can't always meet at the same time every session, but she lets me choose what works best for me which is another thing I don't get with regular classes. I'll definitely continue taking classes with her even after life returns to normal. Thanks Carolyn!"
Jen
Took Painting lessons from Carolyn K.
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"She is great and caring."
Sharad
Took Painting lessons from Jennifer V.
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"We are happy to have found Kai on TakeLessons. Kai works with our high school junior on her portfoilio and submissions for art competitions. The weekly online lessons involve setting goals, conceptualizing, live demonstrations and live coaching. We were initially worried about the effectiveness of online lessons but it has worked out perfectly so far in the second month of lessons. Our daughter has already shown improvement in her technique, and an enthusiasm for the lessons and for the pieces she’s working on with Kai."
Jeannie
Took Painting lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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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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"I've taken private lessons in the past, some were good, some not so good. I've always felt that other instructors followed a very generic blueprint during their private lessons. With Roya, I've never felt that way. The lessons are designed in a way that I felt as if I'm progressing as a artist. Do yourself a favor, and sign up. You will not regret it. :)"
Tony
Took Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"David worked hard to teach my Grandson the fundamentals of drawing and painting. David made the lessons fun and interesting!"
Laura
Took Painting lessons from David Z.
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"Roya is Amazing!!!! The first time I went to Roya, she asked me what exactly I wanted to learn, and really tailored my lessons to encompass all my interests and things that were important to me. She is patient, sweet, and THE BEST teacher I have ever had (that's a lot coming from an art major).

I have changed many private teachers in the last few years, and ever since I found Roya, I couldn't imagine having anyone else teach me. She is truly a golden treasure.

I have seen her teach to people of all levels, and she has been incredible with every single one of them. No matter your level, she will teach you what you want to learn."
Darya
Took Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"I worked with Margarita on a short film, ''Helena's Dream'' and her artistic skills and keen eye for details are awesome. She is an honest person and anyone working with her will be happy with the results !"
Heloise Magny
Took Painting lessons from Margarita M.
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"Teacher was really nice, we painted together and spoke about the therapeutic effects painting has."
Jennifer
Took Painting lessons from Jennifer V.
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