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Owen B.

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Lansdowne, PA
Starting at $50
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  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I offer a wide range of instruction in photography, from the basics of how to use your camera, to how to compose really compelling images, to advanced lighting techniques. Lessons are personalized to match your level and interests.

About Owen

Owen B. Photography School is the place in the Philadelphia area to get top level photography classes in a personalized setting with an outstanding photography instructor who is dedicated to sharing his passion for photography. Our school offers photography lessons for beginners, intermediate and

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Keffie L.

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Painting
Starting at $75
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1996
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I want you to BE FREE! and be creative! I will help you have a creative goal and we will figure out a way to get you there! Either in 1 lesson or lots of lessons, there should always be a direction. I have many years of teaching art, sewing and technology to adults and children I want you to have fun and enjoy your experience and help you find your creative and artistic side....it's in there I promise!
Materials provided for first class. Additional list for you to purchase and bring with you.

About Keffie

I am a seasoned artist, painter, and interior designer who is native to the Sarasota area. I have been teaching private art classes for 15+ years and have been painting for over 30 years. I have a passion for art and design and all things creative and I love to share my creative talents. I hope to

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August 9, 2019
Sue
I am a beginner and was stuck w not knowing how to get a particular look I liked in my paintings. She showed me several techniques and different mediums to use. She was very helpful!
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Andrea M.

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Painting
Starting at $84
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Bachelor Of Communications with a Visual Arts Minor (INC) from Red Deer College
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Looking to merge art and growth? I have been teaching emotional intelligence (aka EQ) classes all over Alberta and BC for the last 3 years from ages 5 - 95. There are lots of painting classes out there, but very few about healing through art.

What is Emotional Intelligence? EQ is an umbrella term for how we relate to ourselves and to others. Self awareness, self management, social awareness and relationship management are key factors to having a high EQ.

Even though these skills are crucial in any community or society, we are often never taught these concepts. Why? Because emotions are greatly understudied. Emotions are messy. They are unpredictable. They hinder left brain thinking that Western culture prides itself on. However, without these vitally important competencies, we are left wondering why we didn't get that job, why we are fighting with loved ones, why we seemingly can't stick to our work out plans and why our world is in a very critical state

About Andrea

Welcome! thanks for taking a moment to scroll. I have taught classes all around Alberta and BC and I teach traditional drawing and painting. Currently, I am most excited to teach 'painting With Purpose: Emotional intelligence Through Art' classes. They are a series of three classes called Connect W

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May 26, 2019
Corrine
I attended one of Andrea’s ‘Emotional Intelligence Through Art’ workshops about a year ago, and it’s been one my of favorite tools for creative expression since then. Like Bob Ross, Andrea has a knack for making art accessible to everyone, and holds a space where everyone feels like an artist. Her facilitation style weaves together both guidance and independence for the artist, in which I felt safe and inspired to paint my deepest emotions. It was pure joy and connection getting to be a part of this experience!
May 25, 2019
Kimberley
Great class! Very unique!
May 24, 2019
NatalieB
I attended ‘Painting with a Purpose’ with my daughter. Andrea was super great at making color and expression with color accessible to all ages and personality types. She was thorough with her instructions and easy to listen to and learn from. I would definitely recommend her class!

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Cat G.

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Drawing
Starting at $25
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  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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In drawing lessons, you will learn the art of translating observation onto paper using different mediums such as graphite and charcoal. Drawing is an important foundation for beginners and is a great stepping stone to learning advanced visual art techniques.

About Cat

I am an artist and educator based in Portland, ME. I received my BFA from the New Hampshire Institute of Art in 2015, and since have shown work internationally both in museums and galleries. My work has been featured in publications like Nylon Magazine, Dazed Digital, NH Magazine and The Jealous Cu

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Mary C.

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Oil Painting
Starting at $20
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Horvath Award for Realism from Horvath Juried Exhibition
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Mary C.

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Painting with oils is very much its own endeavor. It has its quirks. But every artist creates a self-specific process within the confines of oil painting's "rules". I work mainly in oils currently and concentrated on painting during my time in undergrad. I can show you how to manipulate this medium to get it to do what you want, as well as how to back off, to let your own hand and the material do what *they* will. Push & pull. My subject info under "Painting" is still applicable here, but I appreciate the distinction for oils. They really are so.

I would also like to add that for this subject, I am increasing my prices slightly. Frankly, oil painting set up / process has more ... fuss to it. In other words, getting prepped to complete a still life drawing takes far less time than an oil painting of the same subject. Also oil paint is simply a more expensive medium to use. You will notice in galleries and museums that this is why oil paintings are always the big ticket items. And as

About Mary

I am a recent college graduate with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. My main areas of concentration are drawing and painting, but I am also trained in printmaking, photography, sculpture, etc. Being an artist means being a lot of things. You are not someone with just a hobby; you are an engineer, mathemati

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July 15, 2019
Lauren
Really great with my daughter and going to be signing up for more!
March 11, 2019
Christine
My daughter and I took drawing lessons with Mary, and it was a great experience. She adapted her plan to what we wanted to learn and guided us through the creative process. Mary was patient and gave great constructive feedback. I would recommend her to everyone!
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Sheldon M.

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Drawing
Starting at $42
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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Sheldon M.

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When it comes to drawing and sketching, it is the most basic and yet can be one of the most advanced things we develop as artists. I will be teaching my students the basics of understanding visual art and then graduating each individual into their own style with originality and personalized growth paths.

About Sheldon

I am an experienced artist that has traveled the world, learned from many teachers, observed, utilized tested techniques and have a mentality that I can always be learning. I studied art a little more than average in high school, but graduated with honors in college with several classes of studio l

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August 27, 2019
Wyatt
Best painter in the west!!! Love this man mucho, definitely recommend!
August 26, 2019
Ernesto Meza
What a pleasure it was having Sheldon come in and teach our youth! We planned a night of creativity for our youth at our church and Sheldon kindly volunteered and provided materials for our teens to have an awesome experience. He gave expert advise and technique but also embraced everyone creative side. Hope to have another night with Sheldon as our teacher. Super fun night!!
August 24, 2019
Bethann
Sheldon was highly recommended and I now see why! He came to our church’s youth night to teach us all about watercolor painting. He was patient, engaging, prepared, professional and so kind! We feel so blessed to have had him as a guest artist and look forward to having him back soon!

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"I am taking Boris’s classes for more than 4 years and am more than happy with my progress. Boris is an amazing teacher and a very talented artist with lots of experience and knowledge of art history. He helped me work on my creativity, master different techniques, explore various mediums and challenge myself. I took group and individual classes and both formats worked fine. I am always looking forward to my art classes with Boris as I learn something new and they are never boring."
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Took Drawing lessons from Moataz A.
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"What an awesome experience. I had a ton of questions and got answered them all to different topics like high,- and low key photography , landscape, shatter speed, exposure and many other topics. Eduardo is very friendly and explained everything in way so it was easy to understand for me. And we did a lot in practice to my questions. I would recommend him definitely."
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Took Photography lessons from Eduardo C.
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"I've known Marina for a very long time and while I haven't taken any classes yet, I most definitely would recommend her to anyone who's looking for a good art teacher. She is a very talented artist and has a rare ability to inspire people to be creative. Her students' paintings are awesome and always make me smile looking at them."
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Took Painting lessons from Marina B.
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Took Watercolor Painting lessons from Mayra N.
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"I enjoyed every lesson I had from Justin and I certainly learned a lot in two months. Justin is a great painter and his class is casual and relaxing. He gives students aesthetic space to create arts that cater to every unique style."
- Marissa
Took Painting lessons from Justin B.
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