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Popular Visual Arts Teachers Near Daly City

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Melissa M.

Sunnyvale, CA

About Melissa

I have been teaching since 2006 on a variety of topics. I graduated with an BA from the University of Wisconsin. My degree is in History with and emphasis on East Asian history.

I've taught all age groups from age 2 up to retirees. My teaching experience includes one-on-one and group classes in a variety of settings. I've taught corporate classes, private lessons, small groups, and traditional classroom lessons.

We have a student-centric philosophy of learning. Lessons are generally relaxed and designed to work towards accomplishing student determined goals. While all students will s
tudy similar fundamentals regarding technique, theory, and performance, every lesson is as different as every person. Special focus on topics like music theory, self-accompaniment, composition, song writing, and home recording are available as well.

What are your personal goals? We'll tell you what you need to do to get there, and help you take the steps to achieve your aspirations.

Lessons with small children are more focused on just having fun while developing a good musical foundation, but we prefer for them to have as much personal ownership of their lesson as possible.
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Judith F. November 11, 2016
Vocal Training · In studio
Verified Student
Melissa is a knowledgeable, direct and friendly instructor. I appreciated her foundational growth method. Teaching from the basics and building from there. I am looking forward to future lessons. Thank you Melissa!
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Diana August 27, 2016
Watercolor Painting · In home
Verified Student
Melissa was a great teacher. She was clear, patient, and provided the right amount of instruction. She provided very interesting information about the subject. I really enjoyed the lesson and will continue.
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Ankita D. August 24, 2016
Ukulele · In studio
Verified Student
Very nice and knowledgeable
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Melissa M.

Melissa M.

Sunnyvale, CA 94086
(20)
starting at
$20 / 30-min
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Suchaya R.

San Francisco, CA

About Suchaya

A UC San Diego class of 2016 graduate, majoring in Economics and minoring in Visual Art Studio.
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Suchaya R.

Suchaya R.

San Francisco, CA 94117
starting at
$40 / 30-min
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Sarah L.

Redwood City, CA

About Sarah

Hello, and thank you for visiting my page! I have been an artist for my whole life and I am passionate about sharing my love of creativity with others. I earned an MFA in Costume Design from UCLA in 2007 and have been a freelance costume designer, college professor, photographer, illustrator, and jewelry designer.

As much as I love to create, what I really love is to help somebody learn to do something they love and create something they can be proud of! I am happy teaching all ages, and I specialize in helping each student find his or her unique vision.

I can teach sewing by hand and
on a machine, including how to read and understand the instructions in commercial patterns. Bring your project and I'll help you make it happen! I am highly skilled at teaching life drawing, as well as marker rendering and watercolor fashion illustration. Photography is my other passion, and I look forward to helping you understand how to use a camera's many features, and your eye, to create art.
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Brandon February 10, 2017
Sewing · In studio
Verified Student
Sarah is amazing, I truly enjoyed learning from her. She opened my eyes to the sewing world in general, and specifically to what I was interested in. I am grateful for the experience and am better because of it.
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Clifford December 17, 2016
Photography · In studio
Verified Student
Working with Sarah has been great! She has shared her knowledge freely, has a keen, artistic eye, and provides lots of creative solutions. I hope to enlist her services again in the future.
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Dana G. December 16, 2016
Sewing · In studio
Verified Student
Best experience ever.
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Sarah L.

Sarah L.

San Mateo, CA 94402
(10)
starting at
$20 / 30-min
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Irina M.

Santa Clara, CA

About Irina

Phone: 408-455-2057 (please text first, I will call you back)
Email: irishka2863@yahoo.com

Hello. My name is Irina. I am from Russia, but fluently speak English since I moved with my family to Los Gatos 5 years ago. I graduated from RJ Fisher Middle School and Los Gatos High School. Currently enrolled in Mission College. I am aiming for Associate in Graphic Design. I love people, love horses, love drawing, physics was my best subject in high school. I thought my lil brother, thought a girl Russian, worked in food delivery service, volunteered with horse work and learned how to properly sit o
n horseback during summer because my dream back then was to become natural horsemanship trainer. I turned 18 just recently and married, so have a little more responsibilities and would take any opportunity to help our family succeed. Thank You!
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Irina M.

Irina M.

Santa Clara, CA 95051
starting at
$15 / 30-min
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Dan H.

Palo Alto, CA

About Dan

I’m an award winning photographer with great teaching skills who can teach you how to “Escape the Green Box” (get off of the Auto setting) and really use your DSLR. I have taught over 400 students. These are the highest quality in depth, lessons taught one-on-one and should not be confused with quickie 2 hour overviews. I don't just tell you to "push that button" or "turn that dial", I teach you how the various camera settings impact your images. I give you the understanding required to fully understand, control and utilize your camera to make beautiful images matching your artistic vision.
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Bob December 17, 2016
Adobe Lightroom · In studio
Although I consider myself an organized person, after 3 months using Lightroom I had complete chaos on my computer. It seemed I had 4 catalogs, Images I knew I had were no where to be found and I seemed to have other images in 3 or more places. It as a mess and I know there must be a better way.

I found Dan on the internet (Yelp and Craigslist), scheduled a 2 hour session with and brought over my laptop. Dan was wonderful. He listened intently to my problems. He asked me about my workflow and things that I never thought of like how many cameras will be taking photos which will all be put in Lightroom. He then mapped out where my images were on my laptop as well as my catalogs (turned out I didn't have 4 I actually had 6 - there were 2 I didn't know about.

He then proposed an image storage file structure and naming pattern, showed me how to merge information to get down to one catalog, get rid of duplicates and add missing images. He walked me through each process several times till I felt comfortable doing the rest on my own at home.

It was so great that i came back 2 more times to get info on keywording, collections and on the 3rd session we went through the magic of the Develop module where we took some ho hum images I took at Yosemite and he showed me with a few slider moves who to make them worthy of hanging in the living room.

Later, when I got stuck he helped me out through email at no charge.

Dan's style is laid back but articulate. He talks in lay terms and works at your pace. I really can't tell you how happy I was with his style and the depth of knowledge he has in the product.

Bob
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Dan H.

Dan H.

Palo Alto, CA 94306
(1)
starting at
$85 / 60-min

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