Emily Yandell

Emily Y.

Dallas, TX

About Emily Y.

Background check: Last verified 01/23/2017
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Emily teaches: Ages 13 and up
Teaching since: December 2015
Last sign in: Within a month

Overview

Hi, there!

My name is Emily and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2015 and have loved helping my students become more confident in their abilities, push themselves creatively, and make beautiful works of art. I went to Texas Tech University in Lubbock and earned a Bachelor's degree in Studio Art with an Emphasis in Painting and Drawing in 2011. I have been a practicing artist since I graduated college and actively exhibit in Dallas and the surrounding areas. I'm a genuine and fun-loving person with a down to earth way of approaching art. My teaching style is casual, modern, and tailored specifically for what you are looking for.

I look forward to helping you reach your goals! Please let me know exactly what your expectations are!

Photos and Videos

Floral Study

Experience

Art Instructor
Dec 2015 - Present
Michael's Craft Stores

Taught group lessons a minimum of two classes per week through the Michael's Craft Stores classroom. Taught 15 years old through retirement age.

Contemporary Artist
Dec 2011 - Present
Emily Y Fine Arts

Education

Bachelor's of Fine Arts
Aug 2008 - Dec 2011
Texas Tech University
High Honors Graduate
Aug 2005 - May 2008
Coronado High School

Languages Spoken

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

Certified Art Instructor
Dec 2015
Grumbacher Art Supplies

Global Art Supplier. Certified to teach classes using their products

Awards

Special Recognition - All Women 2014 Art Exhibition
Sep 2014
Light Space & Time Online Gallery
3-Time Gold Key Winner
May 2008
West Texas Regional Scholastic Art Competition

Affiliations

Girl Scouts of America
Aug 2016

It began over 100 years ago with one woman, Girl Scouts founder Juliette Gordon "Daisy" Low, who believed in the power of every girl. She organized the first Girl Scout troop on March 12, 1912, in Savannah, Georgia, and every year since, we've made her vision a reality, helping girls discover their strengths, passions, and talents.

Today we continue the Girl Scout mission of building girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place.

We're the preeminent leadership development organization for girls. And with programs for girls from coast to coast and across the globe, Girl Scouts offers every girl a chance to do something amazing.

National Honors Society
Aug 2007

The National Honor Society (NHS) is the nation's premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students. More than just an honor roll, NHS serves to honor those students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, and character. These characteristics have been associated with membership in the organization since its beginning in 1921.

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Silhouette-80
Cali Feb 6, 2017
Verified Student · Drawing · In home
Emily is adorable, knowledgeable and really connected with my 6th grader. She's very excited to work with Emily again!
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