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Margot G.

17 Reviews
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Starting at $36
  • Speaks spanish, english
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art from Trinity College
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Margot G.

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I have several years of hands on instructional experience and a clear yet patient, easygoing manner that makes it really accessible for beginners to learn calligraphy. I practice several different lettering styles using a variety of materials and I can customize lessons to your supplies and level of experience. I have taught students ranging from ages 8 to 80!

About Margot

Hello there! I am a professional calligrapher with 20 years of experience as a tutor, mentor, and coach. I operate my own business focused on handlettering using pointed pen, broad edge pen, brushes, paint, and chalk, as well as custom watercolor and papercut art. My undergraduate degree in studio

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Leah
Margot was great! Very friendly, and helpful! Looking forward to more classes with her!
Jennifer H.
Margot was a wonderful teacher. She engaged with the group and had a lot of helpful tips. She was very encouraging and had a warm and welcoming personality. If you want to learn calligraphy I would recommend her 1000%!
Jessica Plain
Margaret is kind and patient instructor. She truly is passionate and very knowledgeable about her craft. I would recommend her to someone interested in learning calligraphy.

Yuliya L.

1 Review
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Starting at $100
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Yuliya L.

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About Yuliya

I am a classically trained artist who works primarily in oil. My main genre is portraiture and I have taught life drawing and portrait painting in both the UK and USA. I have many years of experience and teach from foundations of painting and drawing to more complex subjects like colour theory an

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Jennifer Wortham
Beautiful studio and location. Yuliya is patient, kind, and exceptionally talented. She explained everything so I could easily grasp the concepts. The experience was truely awesome.
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Kelly K.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Fine Art from Pacific Northwest College of Art
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Kelly K.

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Create a collection of your own works that use the skills that I teach you.

About Kelly

In my lessons, you will get to know the unique qualities of your own voice, then learn to shape and strengthen it through specialized knowledge and easy daily exercises. Every voice matters! I'm here to help you find yours. I am not your traditional voice teacher. Following in the footstep

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She does a great job finding parts where my voice needs improvement and quickly explains things so I understand quickly and can address it.
Dani
I have been a vocal student of Kelly for 2 years. I've seen such a drastic improvement. She has helped me to progress far beyond what I thought was possible. I have recently performed in 4 part barbershop quartet. Kelly helped to make that happen! You will love her!

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Kayla Louven G.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Tagalog, English
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Kayla Louven G.

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Have you seen another person's handwriting and thought to yourself, "I wish I could write like that!" ?

Well, YOU CAN!

If you TakeLessons with me, each of our sessions will be based on your progress and what you desire to learn. I make complimentary, hand-lettered worksheets based on what you need more practice in! I understand no two students are alike, and everyone learns at a different pace. I will introduce or enhance whatever background you have in penmanship and you'll be writing calligraphy in no time! :)

The topics in calligraphy that YOU can learn:
-Best Starter Kit for Beginners
-Faux Calligraphy
-Basic and Essential Strokes
-Finding your Writing Lettering Style
-Embossing Calligraphy
-Watercolor Calligraphy
-Envelope Addressing
-Wedding Accessory Calligraphy
-Grad Cap Topper Decorating
-Chalkboard Lettering
-And much more!

About Kayla Louven

Kayla is a self-taught, modern calligrapher who is excited about sharing the skill of writing beautifully with her community. From watching several hours of calligraphy tutorials online to testing out different writing supplies and workbooks, she simplifies calligraphy and makes it easier to achiev

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John M.
Continued emphasis on Copperplate Calligraphy. Enjoyable time spent learning lower case letters, connecting letters, and flourishes when comfortable with letters. Great lesson.
John M.
Working on copperplate calligraphy, awesome new style. Kayla makes it interesting and enjoyable. Great lesson!
John M.
Excellent new use of calligraphy in addressing letters with all the new tools necessary to look professional and artistic. Also introduced new script with emphasis on more flourishes on capital letters. Fantastic lesson!

Eileen M.

31 Reviews
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Starting at $89
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Awarded Individual Artist Award from The Santo Foundation
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Eileen M.

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I am a classically trained artist and I teach traditional methods of representational drawing. I’ve taught at several local ateliers as well as internationally through the State Department’s Art In The Embassies program. I can help you learn about perspective, line, volume, and composition in an a way that is easy to understand. My teaching style is rich with experience and information but also very low key and unintimidating. Also— I’m really fun! Come draw with me!

About Eileen

Hello! I moved to Brooklyn fifteen years ago to get my MFA at Pratt Institute; I've been a professional fine artist for my entire adult life and have shown my work extensively in and around New York. I have taught traditional oil painting at local ateliers and I also teach plein air workshops in th

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Melissa K.
Eileen is an extremely knowledgeable and patient instructor.
Jason
Eileen was fun, funny, and extremely experienced both as an artist and a teacher. We covered a ton in one hour. Highly recommended!!!!
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Lydia C.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Bachelor of Arts from University of Northern Colorado
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lydia C.

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Helping you develop your artistic eye and learn the fundamentals of drawing. Lessons are crafted individually to help you learn what you want, exactly where you are. Develop your style that is uniquely you!

Students can expect to learn the basics behind composing a drawing, and tips for building knowledge of the fundamentals of drawing. Classes are based on the level of expertise and desires for the outcome, I will adjust to the student's desires!

About Lydia

I am an illustrator and graphic designer with seven years of professional experience. My favorite mediums include pencil, charcoal (love the mess!), pens, acrylic paint, and digital art using Procreate. I love illustration, and character design especially! I can work on both creative classes to de

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Jessica
Very professional and personable! As a self-taught artist, Lydia is an intuitive instructor and can offer guidance and assistance for a wide variety of skill levels and project aspects
Sam
I wanted to learn more about drawing characters for comics, and she explained things so simply and walked me through from character design to lineart (which I've always struggled with). She was always fun and really encouraging.
Rita C.
Lydia is an exceptional teacher! She teaches in a relaxed a fun manner. She begins with the basics of lines, shapes, gesture and so on. I really enjoyed my lessons and feel more confident in drawing landscapes on my own!

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"I was a little sceptical at first how this classroom session was going to go. Julie is exactly what I have hoped for in an instructor, very thorough in teaching in a manner that helps me understand not only about my camera, but, what is expected. I believe that Julie is a good fit for me."
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Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"She was a very good clay teacher and is very nice and patient."
Kamy
Took Sculpture lessons from Lisa L.
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"My classes with Professor McNeil were amazing. While her courses are not easy, they are extremely rewarding. She has an uncanny ability to make otherwise difficult techniques achievable, easy to understand and fun to practice. While taking her classes, through her way of teaching I wanted to paint more, draw more and felt confident to do it. I cannot dream up a better teacher, she is patient, inspiring, and pushes you to try new techniques in a way that you don't realise until you're practicing them. If you take her classes you'll only want to take more."
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Took Drawing lessons from Sharon M.
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"We love Kelvin, he is really patient and talented on teaching drawing."
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Took Drawing lessons from Kelvin L.
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"My kids loved her i loved her - whats not to love - she was only meant to have my oldest but my youngest also joined and a friend of theirs - Jessica was super accommodating and now has a super fan in my youngest who sat for two hours without getting bored - Thanks Jessica"
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Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"Mr. Ohashi's classes have been invaluable. I never considered myself to have any great talent in art, but I did have a great interest that, after some failed attempts and false starts, led me to Mr. Ohashi. I couldn't be happier with the teacher I found. With the benefit of Mr. Ohashi's patience, dedication, and sly sense of humor, I've been able to create work I am truly proud of (and which consistently surprises and impresses family and friends) that I wouldn't have thought possible when I first began with him. He is able to impart the fundamental concepts of painting and art-making while still encouraging me to explore a style that is my own. Seeing proof of my own development and increasing skill under Mr. Ohashi's guidance has been incredibly rewarding. I couldn't recommend him more strongly or thank him enough."
David
Took Painting lessons from Ohashi R.
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"Guiseppe is great! He explained basic techniques very well and make sure I understand all before we move on the next."
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Took Photography lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"Great at making what seems hard become easy!!!"
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Took Photography lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"Giuseppe received great feedback from my 16 year old daughter after the first lesson, and she wants to continue learning from him.
She is a tough critic, so this is high praise for Giuseppe. :)"
Loryn
Took Drawing lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"My 12 yr old daughter just had her first lesson. She said he teaches very well. He pauses to take questions and gives helpful feedback and suggestions."
Lea
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