John Delisle

John D.

Las Vegas, NV
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Lesson Details

Drawing

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Many people think they can't draw. I used to be one of them. Now, I know that everyone can draw, they just need to learn how to translate what they see into an image. We will start with contour, move into gesture, create the illusion of 3D form using value and color, composition and even create the illusion of space. We will use a variety of media including graphite, charcoal, pastels (oil and chalk) and even use paint. It's really lots of fun!
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About

John delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
2001

Hello! My name is John and I can teach you to draw and paint. I am high energy, funnier than all get out, yet have a serious love of art. Let's explore not just the technical side of drawing/painting, but let's help you discover how to express your creative self!

Experience

Art Teacher
Sep 2018 - Present
Clark County School District

Clarence Lawrence Middle School: Drawing, Design and Ceramics

Art Teacher
Jan 2015 - Aug 2018
Clark County School District

Helen Jydstrup Elementary School: Drawing, Design and Ceramics.

Art Teacher
Jan 2007 - Dec 2015
The Arts Institute of Las Vegas

Classes: Fundamentals of Design, Color Theory, Perspective Drawing, Life Drawing.
Programs: Illustrator and Photoshop

Art Teacher
Sep 2001 - Dec 2006
Clark County School District

Desert Pines High School: Drawing, Painting, Ceramics and Mixed Media

Education

M Ed. in Education
Sep 1996 - Aug 2001
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
BA in Art
Sep 1989 - Aug 1993
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Languages

Spanish
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Photos & Videos

Flag: Watercolor/Gouache

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Watercolor tubes: Graphite

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The Overcoat: Graphite

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Rockets: Charcoal

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Charlie: Oil on Canvas

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Renee: Chalk Pastel and Conte Crayon

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