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Tara S.

2 Reviews
Waldorf, MD
Starting at $60
  • Awarded Innocent Eyes from Portrait Society of Atlanta
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Tara S.

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My students can expect to learn how to draw portraits, landscapes, and still life compositions to develop their drawing skills using drawing tools such as a viewfinder, grid, photos, and still life items. The drawing techniques will consist of light and shadow, gesture drawing, negative and positive space. For in home art lessons, all art supplies are included in the price.

About Tara

Hello New Student, My name is Tara. I am a Drawing and Painting Arts and Arts and Crafts instructor located in Waldorf MD. I teach drawing and painting for ages (4 to Adults) in Charles County and Prince Georges County Maryland. I am also a Home and Hospital Tutor for the Charles County Public

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Keisha
We have had a wonderful experience with Ms. Tara. The kids enjoy her class and love drawing. Thanks for sharing your skills, Ms. Tara.
carolyn
Tara was wonderful when working with my boys. She was always on time, never cancelled and was always smiling. She was gentle and guided them through each project. I would highly recommend Tara to anyone who wanted a personal, quality lesson in art.
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Sharron J.

11 Reviews
Laurel, MD
Starting at $30
  • High School Diploma-Visual Arts from Baltimore School for the Arts
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2003
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Sharron J.

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The most fabulous thing about being an artist is that boundaries regarding creativity are non-existent. The artist is always in a state of learning. Art is a progressive practice that takes time to develop.

Students will be introduced to the color wheel, basic materials needed, perspective, and the differences between realistic and impressionistic painting techniques. Materials are not included.

Acrylic painting lessons will be assessed based on the individual's current abilities and their goals.

About Sharron

In my sessions, I am more than a teacher, I am a mentor and a counselor, I promote positive energy for positive outcomes. I am the Artist behind JFA Studio in Baltimore, Maryland. However, my resume includes graduating from the Baltimore School for the Arts and continued studies at the Maryl

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Vic K.
Sharron was such a fantastic teacher! Made us feel comfortable and had some amazing strategies to share.
Estefany
Such a relatable person!
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Julie D.

78 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Teaching since 2000
  • BS/BA from University of LaVerne
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Julie D.

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From the basics of camera operations to field sessions, creativity assignments to photo processing in Lightroom and Photoshop, and even starting your photography business, we work together to develop training to meet your photography needs. I am known for my patience with students and am committed to your best learning experience.

Do you just want a review and critique of your photos to help you improve? Ask for our discounted fee for this service.

About Julie

Photography - Be the boss! Take control of your digital camera. Tutoring sessions with Julie can help you learn the mysteries of digital photography, can jump-start your creativity, or guide you along your journey in photography, including basic Photoshop and Lightroom techniques, If you don

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Diane
Julie is super patient and getting me set up for success!
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David Z.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation from The Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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David Z.

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Based upon a strict but fun adherence to keeping a sketchbook and a journal drawing gets improved. We start out with what makes a drawing for beginners and move through tones and values for intermediates by sticking to my formula for success. this includes using a sketchbook with assigned black and white photos every two weeks with grey scales entered.

About David

Dedicated art professional with 18 years of experience in creating artwork utilizing various medias. In my early years I worked as an outsider artist giving watercolor lessons for Susan Edwards of the artist place called "The Art Attack in Sycamore Illinois. After some years of painting and displa

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Ren
My son enjoyed today’s lesson!
Courtney
David is an excellent artist who has years of experience in teaching art. I have been a student for 3 years and I have come so far as an artist. David has taught me how to see the world in a different light. I have and would recommend anybody who has an interest in art to take lessons from David. He is able to take anybody with the passion to become the artist they strive to be. He is an amazing teacher!
Debby
Clear , easy to follow online instructions . Great original subject choice . I would highly recommend David as a tutor . I must add he is a very talented and original style artist .
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Bert V.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Dutch
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BFA from The Royal Academy of Fine Arts - The Hague - The Netherlands
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Bert V.

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Classically trained at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in The Hague The Netherlands, MFA in Drawing and Printmaking from Washington State University - 18 years of teaching experience as a full time faculty at Washington University, Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri -

About Bert

Will help you in gaining a better understanding of specific works or art and explore contrasting works in museum collections. Introduce you to the elements and principles of art and help you understand how they can be applied to your visual expressions in current media. Focus on different ways to t

Rita C.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Awarded Lio Pilla Excellence in Art and Achievement Award for Top Graduating Student from Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia
  • Teaching since 1983
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Rita C.

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Hi! Are you frustrated with muddy and poor color choices in your paintings, the inaccurate drawing of your subject, and overall mediocrity? I will help you overcome the fear and frustration of painting with some sound color theory and drawing methods. You can learn to apply colors that are bold and fresh. As artists who continually learn, I believe there is no wrong in exploring colors, When we continue to paint, we learn what didn't work and apply what does work. That is how we improve! The more we practice in small steps and the greater our success!

About Rita

I have been teaching and painting since 1983. I am also a professional mural artist and found that my painting improved many years after art school. I was frustrated back then and painting seemed so complicated! Is that you? I figured out, with my own research, the freedom and fun in painting. Y

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John
Rita is a terrific teacher. She is encouraging and adds real tangible value to my paintings and knowledge base. I thoroughly recommend her.
Elizabeth
Rita taught my 3 children for 3 years. She is an outstanding art teacher- very patient and sensitive to their needs in their artistic development.
Rachael
Great teacher!

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"I am very happy with my drawing lessons with Seonjung. She's a good teacher and so kind. I wanted to learn digital art. She is helping me with line art, color, light, and shadowing. I look forward to my lessons."
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Took Drawing lessons from Seonjung P.
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"My 9-year old daughter looks forward to her lesson every week with Lauren! Lauren is very patient, kind and thorough in her instruction. We are thrilled with our daughter's progress in her drawing!"
Skye
Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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"So far - just great! Looking forward to next lesson"
Sina
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Lauren W.
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"I've been Jessica's art student for more than a year and I'm still fascinated how much I have learned so far. I already make beautiful, colorful drawings on my own, some of which I could even sell! I love her energy and mastery of teaching and doing art, but most of all her passion. I love the experience and I'm planning to keep on growing as artist myself with Jessica's guidance."
Dana R.
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"AMAZING teacher!! My daughter can’t stop talking about it!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Jason M.
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"Today was my first lesson with Kathy and she was very patient and encouraging! She is making sure to tailor the lessons to meet my goals."
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Took Drawing lessons from Kathy S.
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"Julie is one amazing teacher and is amazing at with every learning style. I would highly recommend!"
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Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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Took Drawing lessons from Moataz A.
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"Ohashi's ability to communicate as an instructor is great! His watercolor technique is fantastic, in my opinion. I went to one of his openings in NYC, and it was really impressive. Highly recommend!"
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Took Watercolor Painting lessons from Ohashi R.
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"My girlfriend and I took a class from Megan as a birthday celebration. It was a ton of fun! Megan was very helpful and instructive, and tailored the class to our experience"
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Took Watercolor Painting lessons from Megan R.
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