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Lydia C.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Bachelor of Arts from University of Northern Colorado
  • 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, 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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John D.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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John D.

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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!

About John

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!

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Damion
Absolutely fantastic! John was amazing with my son, asked him what he wanted to learn and then started to show him different ways to help his technique. High recommend John!
Byron
John was a very patient and helpful instructor. Two of the participants had no water color experience and he provided them with a good understanding of the concepts as well as providing most helpful examples of how to actually do water colors. Will definitely ask John for a follow up session if we return to Las Vegas in the future.
Beth W.
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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Jason M.

102 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Voyage Air Guitar VAD-06 from ASCAP
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Jason M.

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iPad Pencil (Procreate), Pencil, Lines, Shading, Tracing, 1, 2 and 3 point perspective. Self portraits and still life. Gestures are also a fun way to get the fingers moving. Landscapes and cartoons or comic features are an option based on the students requests as well.

Also love mash ups and daily requests or challenges!

About Jason

TakeLessons.com Instructor since it's inception, Jason M. is available for in person and online lessons worldwide leaving no stone un-turned! Jason has been playing guitar for over 20 years, ukulele, bass, banjo and keyboard for over 10 and teaching music in general since 1996 and professionally

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James S.
Five Stars for the teacher.
Three Stars for technology.
Patient, knowledgeable, easy to work with.
Did I say patient?
A fantastic ear and knows what I need to accomplish.
In time, Jason will help me master my goal and in time to jam with friends this summer.
Cheers.
Jaiden
My 10 year old is taking drawing lessons online with Jason. He loves it! The lesson is tailored to what he wants to learn and his confidence in what he is able to do is steadily increasing. He looks forward to his lesson every week.
Everett
Our first experience was awesome! Jason was professional, patient, kind, and down to earth! Can’t wait for the next lesson! 🙂

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Lydia C.

4 Reviews
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  • Bachelor of Arts from University of Northern Colorado
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • 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, 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

Recent Reviews
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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Julie D.

83 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Awarded Photojournalist Photographer of the Year - 2009 from Professional Photographers of California
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2000
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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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Angela
I've taken two online photography lessons with Julie so far and I have learned more in those two lessons than in all the group online courses I have taken in the past. Julie explains things very well and is very willing to answer any questions I may have. I am excited to continue my lessons with her!
Alisa C.
Julie was a great instructor. Very patient and kind. Not only did she teach me about photography but my MAC also. Cant wait to book another session.
Barbara P.
Julie was great. I really felt a connection with her as my instructor and look forward to our next lessons. Having had no photography experience I really feel she’s going to help me learn everything I need to know to really enjoy photography.
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Karen B.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BFA Painting from Kutztown University
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Karen B.

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We will learn the very basic mechanics of how to paint with watercolors. We will explore different techniques in watercolor painting, including washes, wet in wet work, and glazing. There will be practice exercises each lesson that then will be applied to a painting. Working in this beautiful medium is fun and rewarding. My lessons and classes are designed for the beginner just getting comfortable with watercolor, as well as the intermediate painter.

About Karen

I love showing people how fun creating can be, and helping them tap into their own creativity no matter how deep down it may be buried! My passion is watercolor painting and I really want to share this amazing medium with you. All levels are welcome, especially those who have never tried watercolor

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Terry
Karen’s beginner watercolor class was a fun and easy atmosphere to learn in . She was very encouraging while demonstrating and talking about the skills we practiced while producing finished pictures. I have a whole new respect for water and paint!
Cynthia
I have been very much enjoying Karen’s watercolor painting. classes. The class is fun and I am learning from it.
At the beginning of each class , she starts with a helpful lesson on watercolor techniques and then she has us proceed to working on our paintings. . She has a pleasant personality and provides the
right amount of instruction and encouragement.
Because of COVID, our classes had to go virtual, but she has managed online teaching very well. She even purchased an additional camera, so that we can clearly see the technique she is demonstrating to us.
Kathy Andrzejewski
This class was a wonderful experience for learning beginning watercolor skills. I enjoyed Karen's pleasant engaging manner of instruction. She was very dynamic online can't imagine what it would have been like in person. I plan to take additional classes with her in the future to increase my skill level.

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"My 10 year old is taking drawing lessons online with Jason. He loves it! The lesson is tailored to what he wants to learn and his confidence in what he is able to do is steadily increasing. He looks forward to his lesson every week."
Jaiden
Took Drawing lessons from Jason M.
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"My 8 yrs old niece really like the lesson. Seonjung was patient and clear in explaining drawing concepts to her. We live in different time zones and Seonjung was very accommodating with the class scheduling. I will definitely hire her again when my niece goes back on her school break."
Vivian
Took Drawing lessons from Seonjung P.
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"Great experience...very well prepared and informative!"
Jill
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"We love Kelvin, he is really patient and talented on teaching drawing."
jessie
Took Drawing lessons from Kelvin L.
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"She is so patient with me."
Wendy Murray
Took Calligraphy lessons from Marsha K.
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"Julie is a wonderful instructor! She is engaging and thoughtful, and she provides clear instructions and advice. She took time to ask me my specific goals for my first lesson, and after just one class, I already feel much more confident in my photography skills! I am a super beginner, and am looking forward to continuing to work with Julie to improve my skills."
Jaclyn
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"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%!"
Jennifer
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"Had my first lesson. Great teacher, very informative on the subject, and very easy to talk with. Left the lesson feeling I learned more than before the lesson. Now I'm even more excited to work with my camera he helped me understand more. Definitely would recommend him as a teacher. If I decide to take another lesson, I will request him as my teacher. Thanks for the lesson."
Lucas
Took Photography lessons from Josiah J.
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"Awesome lesson. I love the throwup design."
Loran
Took Graffiti lessons from Giuseppe B.
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