Dainna Allen

Dainna A.

Northbrook, IL

Lesson Details

Abstract Painting

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

I have been teaching art professional for 5 years. I specialize in various media's including acrylic, oil, and watercolor paintings, ceramics, drawing, glass, and much more. Do you have a passion for art? Maybe you are looking for somethings different to do? Join my class for a step by step painting experience. Each student will receive a fun custom curriculum according to their needs or goals.

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Dainna teaches



Dainna delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 19+ and special needs

Teaching since:

I am a professional artist that's been in the field for 7 years. I graduated from Henry Ford College with a art degree. While earning this degree I had the pleasure to teach ceramics and become the vice president of the ceramics group. I am currently attending Regent University for a Graphic Arts as a Junior. I teach various media's of art such as acrylic, oil, watercolor painting, ceramics, drawing, wood art, and glass art. I also have a local art business in Chicago where I teach and customize art. Each student will have a unique customize curriculum before attending any lessons with me. Regardless of your level of painting you can learn something new as long as you keep an open mind. Set your goals, stay committed, and keep a positive mind and you will do great. Join me for any beginner, intermediate, or even advanced lessons.

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Art instructor
May 2015 - May 2016
DOD Fort Eustis- Langley Base

I was the lead instructor at Fort Eustis-Langley base. I develop a art program for military children from ages 6 months- 18 years old.


Aug 2009 - May 2012
Henry Ford College


Fluent / Native Proficiency

Photos & Videos

Painting at a birthday party.

One on one lesson. Student age 8.

One on one lesson. Student age 12.

Group lesson for toddlers.

Group lesson ages 5-8.

Face painting

Group lessons for toddlers.

Group lessons for adults.

Landscape painting.
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1 Review

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Genia Jul 28, 2019
Acrylic Painting · In home

Dainna and her daughter came to my home and instructed a group painting for my daughter’s birthday party. She’s a great instructor as in patient, she explains things easily, she shows you, and she makes it fun!

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