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Priscilla D.

(40)
Silver Spring, MD
Starting at $60
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  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Priscilla D.

Silver Spring, MD

(40)

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First thing I do before first day of class is send out an enthusiastic email and call shortly after. Briefly discussing and establishing the learning goals for the course based on the visual literacy,technical,and intellectual competencies the students should achieve by the end of a period is ideal for me to design the course or update an existing course for the student's desired outcomes. The syllabus and the schedule are completed along with a comprehensive strategy for what will take place during class.

About Priscilla

I am from a musical and visual arts family from Brazil and my background ranges from classical, pop, rock and a jazz solo and group arrangements. I thrive in creating a friendly learning experience for each of my students that is personalized to their needs no matter the age or background. I believ

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November 2, 2019
Naomi W.
It was our first lesson d Priscilla brought such positive energy and fun to the lesson that my daughter is looking forward to the next one!
October 2, 2019
JORDAN A MOSS
She is the absolute best vocal coach and mentor ever because she uses a holistic approach to music.
October 2, 2019
JORDAN A MOSS
She is the absolute best vocal coach and mentor ever because she uses a holistic approach to music.
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mohammad B.

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Rockville, MD
Starting at $42
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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mohammad B.

Rockville, MD

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I have more than 10 years of progressive experience teaching painting . As my resume indicates, alongside of my experience in teaching, I have presented my artworks in many solo and group exhibitions mostly in my country since 1998. My major field of experience is drawing, Watercolor, Acrylics, oil color and Pastel.

About mohammad

I am 56 years old and a professional teacher in Painting , alongside of my experience in teaching, I have presented my artworks in many solo and group exhibitions mostly in my country since 1998. My major field of experience is Watercolor, Acrylics and Pastel. I have also a long term experience in

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Anna K.

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Sterling, VA
Starting at $40
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  • Speaks korean, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • education, performance, composition. from Berklee college of Music.
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About Haewon

*** Specialties *** When I teach piano, I use the Alfred piano method books. When I teach ensemble, I use the Carl Orff method. When I teach Vibes and marimba, I use my own methods.

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Troy C.

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Photography
Starting at $38
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Awarded Please see CV. from PhotoPlace Gallery
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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I have over ten years of professional experience. I am also formally trained with my MFA in photography. I have exhibited from New York to San Francisco and abroad. I have a keen eye for storying telling. I am here to help you advance your photography into something special. We can cover the basics of how to use the camera, but I am mainly here to help you create a portfolio. A body of work that you can be proud of.

My speciality is conceptual photography and family photography. Exploring ones family through photography is a challenge and has many pitfalls and rewards. I am here to help you navigate this.

So if you are ready to take your photography to the next level and build a body of work that you can be proud of, I am here to help!

About Troy

Troy was born in rural Kansas in 1975 and currently lives in Lawrence, Kansas. His work and research explores the delicate balance of family, fatherhood and the outcome of the family photo album. Motivated by intellectual and psychological inquiry of these intimate topics, Troy photographs his own

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Tony M.

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Photography
Starting at $59
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks portuguese, spanish
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Interested in learning photography to do as a hobby? Maybe even freelance? Well luckily I'm here to teach you all that you will need to become the best photographer you could possibly be. I will teach anything from how to use a camera, to even editing your own photos. I have been doing photography for over 6 years. I've done many different types of photography such as traveling, food, fashion, weddings, corporate, real estate shoot and private events. Lets get in touch and set up a plan to help you reach your photography goals!

About Tony

Hello! Hello! Hello! Im Tony! I have been doing photography and editing for over 6 years. It started out as random request from my friend who was a music artist, who was looking to do a photoshoot from which he would pick a photo and use for his album cover. I told him i would help, he let me borro

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Toshi M.

(285)
Calligraphy
Starting at $100
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  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches Beginner
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Toshi M.

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Japanese calligraphy is a form of calligraphy, or artistic writing, of the Japanese language.

In modern calligraphy, a number of tools are used to make a composition. Most basic four tools were collectively called Four Treasures of the Study.
You need to purchase at Japanese store or internet store.

1. A brush
2. An ink stick (sumi).
3. Mulberry paper (washi)
4. An ink stone (suzuri) to grind the inkstick against, mixed with water.

5. A paper weight (bunchin) to hold the paper in place
6. A cloth (shi ta ji ki) to place under the paper (often newsprint is used as well) to prevent ink from bleeding through.

[ Japanese Tea Ceremony class ] Only Online

Today the tearoom is famous not only Japan but all over the world. I offer to teach the ways of tea ceremony throughout the world via online classes.

Students will not only learn about green tea, the utensils, and the method of tea preparation, but they will also learn about traditional attire, etiquette, and ...

About Toshi

Welcome! My name is Toshi M. I was born in Hiroshima City and raised in Tokyo, Japan. I am a veteran Japanese language tutor with over 15 years of experience. I teach people of all ages (from 2 to 85 years old) from all over the world, both in person and through online platforms. I am curre

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October 28, 2019
Jennifer T.
Toshi was prepared and taught me common politeness
phrases for my trip to Japan for my first lesson. He was patient and was a great teacher.
October 25, 2019
Agnes
I just started my lesson with Toshi Sensei yesterday. He is such a patient and nice teacher. He helped me to understand more about the pronunciation. I was having a really fun time in learning Japanese, and I am looking forward to have my next lesson.
October 9, 2019
Katrina
Toshi is teaching my 13 year old. It was evident during the first lesson that he was prepared and organized. He was also patient and kind and as a result my daughter is looking forward to his next lesson.

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"Terri has been a great teacher with my children. She elicits cooperation without being authoritarian. My kids are always asking when class is and are super excited when she rings our doorbell. I can't imagine a better endorsement"
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"My granddaughter has just finished her first drawing class with Amber. She really enjoyed it and is excited to take her second class. My granddaughter is very shy and soft spoken Amber was wonderful with her."
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"Julie did an excellent job of explaining how to use my new 35 mm camera. She patiently answered all my questions. It is obvious she enjoys working with new photographers! I rate her 5 Stars for her knowledge and professionalism."
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Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"Eileen is a great teacher with a lot of specific strategies for building a painting. She is very clear, personable and fun to work with. Her knowledge of materials and techniques can help anyone advance their skills and better understand the medium."
- Monica
Took Oil Painting lessons from Eileen M.
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"I've known Emily for years and while I'm not an artist, I have observed her teaching children how to draw, particularly during summer classes at the College of Saint Rose in Albany. She always tries to make each activity fun and engaging and does her best to help everyone understand how to draw, paint, sketch, and even how to design good characters. She genuinely does care about art, and that passion shines into her lessons for sure.

I don't draw, but if I chose to, I'd definitely pick Emily as my teacher over anyone else."
- Mike
Took Illustration lessons from Emily C.
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"Awesome lesson. Thanks for teaching me brick wall and paint dripping."
- Loran
Took Graffiti lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"What an interesting person love her"
- Jeanette
Took Calligraphy lessons from Isabela M.
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"I am working on learning how to draw more realistically and Eileen has been a big help. I feel like each lesson is really carefully thought out to focus on the things I most need help with. Also I really like her studio"
- Catherine
Took Drawing lessons from Eileen M.
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"My family purchased photography lessons with Julie for me as a birthday present and I had a fantastic experience. Since I am mostly interested in bird and wildlife photography, Julie was kind enough to meet me at a local birding "hotspot" in Irvine and in an hour my skills improved tremendously with her assistance. No more over/underexposed shots, MUCH better detail in my photos and I learned to read and utilize a histogram properly. Highly, highly recommend.

Note: This site does not have an option for "outside location" so I was forced to select "Teacher's Location", but Julie was willing to meet me at a location I proposed."
- Kelly
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"What an awesome experience. I had a ton of questions and got answered them all to different topics like high,- and low key photography , landscape, shatter speed, exposure and many other topics. Eduardo is very friendly and explained everything in way so it was easy to understand for me. And we did a lot in practice to my questions. I would recommend him definitely."
- Roland Tockner
Took Photography lessons from Eduardo C.
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