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Sandy K.

13 Reviews
Pittsburgh, PA
Starting at $34
  • Bachelor of Fine Art, Suma Cum Laude, Painting from Columbus College of Art and Design
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sandy K.

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To draw is to be fearless. If you are interested in drawing from life, then I can assist by teaching you the basics or show you how to improve your skill set. I work as a professional artist and have a great deal of knowledge about materials and processes. I enjoy working in ink, pencil (graphite and colored), charcoal, and pastel (oil and soft). I am also into combining media. I have taught for over a decade and my students range in age from children to senior citizens.

About Sandy

I believe in the power of art to change lives. I have been working as a professional artist for several decades and I love what I do. My work ranges from murals to intimate portraiture. My resume includes National Endowment for the Arts funded public art projects, solo exhibitions and museum shows

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Nora S.
The first session with Sandy went very well. She was able to ascertain quickly the level of my daughter's skill and determine a course of action that will take her to the next level of her art. We are excited to see the result of the remaining sessions.
Maria
Sandy is awesome
Elizabeth Jane A.
Sandy is encouraging, flexible, conscientious, knowledgeable, and highly-talented. She had the unique ability to meet me where I was at in my painting journey early on.

Lisa L.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Bachelor of Science from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lisa L.

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I hold a BFA in art/education and with 5+ years teaching all ages in painting (acrylic, oils, watercolor), printmaking, ceramics, and metalsmithing. I continue working out of my studio and sell my work online. I (along with my team of artists) won the Chronicle Award for Best Mural in Austin for the mural Le Bonheur Le Vivre on 24th St. & Guadalupe. I look forward to teaching you all about art!

About Lisa

Lisa has been a teacher and tutor since 2004 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, at her studio, and online. Lisa received her training at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and Texas State University with a BFA and holds a current Texas teacher certification in grad

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Tehila D.
Lisa was great the App didn’t work at all to connect
Kamy
She was a very good clay teacher and is very nice and patient.
Alizee S.
I can't wait for the next class!
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Jason M.

101 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Voyage Air Guitar VAD-06 from ASCAP
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jason M.

101 Reviews
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iPad Pencil (Procreate), Pencil, Lines, Shading, Tracing, 1, 2 and 3 point perspective. Self portraits and still life. Gestures are also a fun way to get the fingers moving. Landscapes and cartoons or comic features are an option based on the students requests as well.

About Jason

TakeLessons.com Instructor since it's inception, Jason M. is available for in person and online lessons worldwide leaving no stone un-turned! Jason has been playing guitar for over 20 years, ukulele, bass, banjo and keyboard for over 10 and teaching music in general since 1996 and professionally

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James S.
Five Stars for the teacher.
Three Stars for technology.
Patient, knowledgeable, easy to work with.
Did I say patient?
A fantastic ear and knows what I need to accomplish.
In time, Jason will help me master my goal and in time to jam with friends this summer.
Cheers.
Jaiden
My 10 year old is taking drawing lessons online with Jason. He loves it! The lesson is tailored to what he wants to learn and his confidence in what he is able to do is steadily increasing. He looks forward to his lesson every week.
Everett
Our first experience was awesome! Jason was professional, patient, kind, and down to earth! Can’t wait for the next lesson! 🙂

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Lauren W.

45 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $31
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Art and Psychology from College of Saint Benedict
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Lauren W.

45 Reviews
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I am a practicing artist of almost 9 years! Students can expect to learn the basics behind composing a drawing as well as tips for creating an intriguing piece. The process will range from deciding on an interesting composition to learning how to capture the fine details. Based on the level of expertise and desires for the outcome, I will adjust to the student's desires! Suitable for all ages.

About Lauren

Hi I’m Lauren! I'm an artist and creator of Explaurenarts. I've taught over 350 lessons on this platform and more on my own website!! I have been involved in the arts for almost 9 years now! I graduated May 2020 from the College of Saint Benedict with a bachelors degree in Art and Psychology. One o

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Brendan L.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $79
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Illustration from Lesley
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Brendan L.

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I teach beginner, intermediate, and advance students at any age.
Don't hesitate to reach out with any questions!

About Brendan

Hey I'm Brendan! I'm an Artist, Oil Painter, Illustrator, Teacher, and Owner of Aspire Art Boards. My classes offer an individualized lesson plan and an invigorating method of learning the processes of painting and drawing. We start with the fundamentals - this includes line, shape, proportio

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Jacob
Brendan is a lovely instructor. He provides a very casual experience but without skipping on the technical know how.

I was a more advanced student of his, so at times it felt like more a a collaboration, but i was still able to learn from him.
Mike
Such a great teacher! Brendan knows his stuff and his artwork is awesome. I learned so much from being his student.
Ryan
It's quite informative being taught Brendan. He teaches the nuances of painting without getting overly technical. His approach is keep it simple and fun. I highly recommend Brendan as an art instructor.
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Jason P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2021
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jason P.

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Want to improve your realist drawing skills with ongoing step-by-step guidance and support? If so, I am here to provide students with a methodical approach to classical realism based on the traditions founded during the Renaissance. We will follow the curriculum I learned in studying classical art with emphasis on the handling of materials, accurate observation of 2-D shapes, the relationship between light and form and a how to bring a drawing to a high level of refinement. The exercises increase in difficulty as skills become more refined; this helps the student to not get overwhelmed and stay focused. Drawing is the foundation of all art and what you learn here will help guide you throughout your artistic career. I'm excited to work with you and look forward to helping you achieve your artistic goals!

About Jason

I have a BFA from Texas State University. After that I began my search for a more rigorous study in classical realism. I found this at the Texas Academy of Figurative Art, studying the same curriculum taught at the esteemed Florence Academy of Art. I studied at TAFA for 2 years learning the clas

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Average Cost of Drawing Lessons in Pittsburgh, PA

The average cost of 60-minute drawing lessons in Pittsburgh is $83. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $240 per hour.
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45 min
$74 average
60 min
$83 average

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"Megan was engaging, genuine, and had an extremely well-prepared lesson for us to start with. I felt like I gained a lot of important perspective about art, in both a technical sense and regarding the mentality of creating art. Great teacher. Looking forward to another lesson."
Jacob
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"We love Kelvin, he is really patient and talented on teaching drawing."
jessie
Took Drawing lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Eileen was fun, funny, and extremely experienced both as an artist and a teacher. We covered a ton in one hour. Highly recommended!!!!"
Jason
Took Drawing lessons from Eileen M.
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"Great teacher. Very experienced and my 12-year old daughter learned a lot."
Leah
Took Drawing lessons from Roya M.
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"Sharron is fabulous! My daughter enjoys each lesson that she has with Ms. sharron. She is very personable and is able to adapt her lessons to match the stlye of drawing the student is looking for.

The lessons fees are very reasonable and Sharron is very flexible when it comes to scheduling.

Overall, definitely worth it. We will be continuing with Ms. Sharron for quite a while."
Cheryl
Took Drawing lessons from Sharron J.
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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!"
Jack
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"I am an adult student (33) taking beginner drawing lessons with Jessica. My interest/goal is to draw realistic portraits (maybe in a few years), but with no background, I'd better start from the basics, and I am so glad to have Jessica as my teacher. Her philosophy about how to approach art alone is already teaching me so much - for example, what's the correct mindset, how to really observe a subject, how to practice drawing even when I am not drawing.

We have been working on building up foundational skills and their sequence, which gives me clear understanding on what each small step means in the long term. Based on my interest and what I knew and didn’t know, Jessica would design each lesson with a specific focus in mind, usually around practicing a certain technique. Her homework (I ask for homework since I draw slowly) also reinforces those learnings. I feel more confident with each lesson, and my progress is noticeable.

Also, she is incredibly encouraging, patient, and generous. I never feel judged or self-conscious practicing techniques in front of her (often clumsily) or showing her my new drawings. She always gives thorough feedback and encouraging words. Overall, she gives me confidence on my journey, and that is much needed for an adult student who didn’t have the chance to start when younger. Best teacher ever!"
Sizhan
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"very fun and taught a lot of new stuff I didn't know even though it was only the first lesson!"
Plamen
Took Drawing lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"Felt very successful"
Sandy
Took Drawing lessons from Roya M.
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"Great teacher and a wonderful experience. My daughter loves to go to class and have lots of fun while learning new techniques.
Kids are actually exposed to various mediums. The really good part is you can also see older kids working on really good pieces of art, which is a very motivating for the younger ones. Personally Ms Maggie is very kind and gentle and a pleasure to know. I recommend any parent looking to enroll their kids into an art program to take them to her class and you WON'T regret it!"
Shikha
Took Drawing lessons from Margarita D.
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