John Delisle

John D.

Las Vegas, NV
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Lesson Details

Spanish

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate
I started learning Spanish on an AFS trip to Montevideo, Uruguay in 1987. After taking 3 years of French in High School, I was given a Oxford pocket Spanish Guide by my host family and was indoctrinated into Spanish the old fashioned way- Immersion! Luckily, the verbs were similar and pronunciation was much easier than French. By the 2nd month I was dreaming in Spanish. I have tutored Spanish beginners with not experience, at the university level, and they have passed their classes with high marks (A). I have communicated with students and parents in my career as a teacher with the CCSD with clarity and confidence. Spanish is a wonderful language and I'd like to open up all of its possibilities for you, whether for business or pleasure. I'll even be able to help you with your accent. I'm looking forward to teaching you soon. John
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About

John delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 6+ 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
Jun 2018 - Present
Landero Learning Center

I teach children and adults about painting and color based on themed projects. We work with tempera, water color and acrylic paints.

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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1 Review

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Beth W. Mar 19, 2019
Drawing · In studio

Love the way that he started in the right position for me. The class flowed very Lacey and he's a very nice man

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