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Sharon M.

Mercer Island, WA
Starting at $84
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 16 and up
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Sharon M.

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Experienced teacher of 20 years, specializing in drawing, painting, and design at the beginning or intermediate levels. In general, most people don’t learn to draw because they believe you have to have the "gift" but the truth is anyone can learn to draw. I teach students how to draw from a classical studies background, but I believe in nurturing the uniqueness of each student and honoring their learning style. Unlike a classroom setting, a private lesson frees us up to build the lessons specifically around the student's goals and needs.

About Sharon

I have been drawing for as long as I can remember. I began my working life after college as a scenic artist here in Seattle working for ACT, Seattle Repertory Theatre and the Seattle Opera. While working full time in the theatre I took classes at the Gage Academy which is where I really honed my

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Tabitha B.

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Renton, WA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Fine Arts from The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
  • Teaching since 2010
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Tabitha B.

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I am a fine artist, and I am an art lover! I have taught art to kids and adults of all levels, and I have studied art for many years.
I love drawing and painting, going to museums, talking about art, and participating in group art shows. I draw and paint from life every day. I can help you to make your drawings more life-like, improve your color sense, or paint a scene that you picture in your imagination.

About Tabitha

I am an art lover. I paint and like to illustrate books for my niece and nephews. I love teaching all ages, especially kids. I used to be a teaching assistant for undergraduate-level art students. Recently, I have been teaching art classes and in-studio lessons with grade school aged kids. I am e

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Donna
I just completed my first lesson with Tabitha. I highly recommend her to anyone that wants to learn how to paint or to gain a better understanding of painting or drawing. Tabitha is an experienced professional with a wealth of knowledge. Her teaching style is excellent, she has a great, friendly personality & is super encouraging. I learned a lot during my first lesson & I can't wait until my next one.!

Trudy P.

Federal Way, WA
Starting at $60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 20 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Trudy P.

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I will listen to what your needs are and cater to that. My experience in digital photography goes back to 2001. I know how complex the world of photography can be but I will seek to leave my ego behind because I too had to learn from others and frequently in a classroom setting the instructor unfortunately can't help the individual.

About Trudy

I have been taking digital photos since 2001 but started when I first fell in love with Photoshop. My favorite subject matter is nature but the principles of taking a decent photo will be similar for any subject matter. I photograph large events and headshots and believe in the importance of a

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Katelynn M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaches students 4 to 35
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Katelynn M.

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Due to my current location, I am constantly exposed to a wide variety of art and art styles- especially cartoons. I myself have a degree in Art History, a minor in Studio Art (drawing) and formal teaching experience. I also have a good deal of knowledge about cartooning and life drawing due to several classes I took in college.

About Katelynn

My name is Katelynn. I am 27 years old. I am the oldest of two children with a very large and extremely close knit Italian/Irish family. In 2014 I achieved a Associates Degree in Science from Bergen Community College in Paramus, New Jersey. While there I worked for two consecutive years at the Chil

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Ana Z.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, English, Dutch (Netherlands), Portuguese
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 16 and up
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Ana Z.

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These lessons will address principals of composition in photography, as well as learning the exposure principle to be able to apply correct camera settings.

A link to an interactive camera setting tool will be provided for the students to practice on their own time.

At the end of the lesson, student will receive an exposure cheat sheet. The list can be stored on a smart phone and consulted any time anywhere while shooting.

Minimum requirements for enrolling in this class:

1 - Because every lesson is customized to address each students' unique circumstances and needs in the field of photography, students must provide information on which camera they will be using PRIOR to purchasing lessons.
However, the photography lessons are NOT intended for going over the brand/model-specific camera manuals, nor for teaching where to find the brand/model-specific camera features. Student candidates are advised to research and study this type of information PRIOR to enrolling in the ...

About Ana

I am a Graphic Designer and a former Photoshop and Photography teacher in the public schools system. After receiving many requests from amateur and professional photographers, as well as aspiring graphic designers, willing to learn the unlimited creative possibilities that Photoshop has to offer,

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Very good instructor
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Great person! Best teacher!
Edward
Excellent lesson, Ana is a very good teacher.

Joseph B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joseph B.

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I am a published photographer, a professional musician with an international acclaim and a published writer.

The reason all of these arts are synergistic together is because they are all about the inner vision and the capture of something magical. This magic is invisible to these who pass by in a rush.

Photography has been a love of mine since childhood as I took images with a fully manual camera in black and white without a range finder or auto focus lens. I still love the visceral experience.

My published photographs both on line as well as in galleries have been met with approval both in the media as well as by the established authorities. The director of Eastman House has picked one of my larger images of nature as one of his favorites. My specialty is street photography and the expressive moments of animals interacting with people. I do like portraiture which has been selected as an honorable win by photographic associations and printed in concert programs for ...

About Joseph

~ Teaching beginners to professional students and coaching professionals for over 30 years. All levels and ages are welcome! ~ Hello my friends! I am an internationally respected concert pianist and composer who comes from a family of renowned musicians. I earned my degrees from the Jull

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Catherine K.
Joseph put us at ease immediately. Our first lesson included valuable information on how to warm up our voices, increase our range and protect our voices. We look forward to our next lesson.
Donna
I have been studying piano with Joseph for nearly five years. In that time, I’ve learned more about the piano and musical interpretation than I ever thought possible.

Joseph’s technical ‘short cuts’ are amazing! He illustrates ways for your hands and your mind to work that are tailor made for you. Learning from him is so fun it seems almost effortless.

The way Joseph teaches allows you to develop at your own pace. The atmosphere is always relaxed yet everything moves along quickly.

At the open classes I attend, his other students are progressing very rapidly too. After each class, we share our impressions. The mood is elated because it feels like we stepped back in time and into history.

Joseph often quotes inspired wisdom of his historic teachers in our lessons. He is a great inspiration on his own with great musical insights.

I’m playing Beethoven and Chopin works I never thought I could approach at this stage of study, with great depth of understanding. I now play with greater passion and skill, get compliments from everyone I play for, and no longer worry about playing in public.

I look forward to each and every lesson with Joseph. His encouragement and support makes learning so rewarding! Anyone who finds this musical treasure is a lucky person and I cannot recommend him highly enough.
Ron
Joseph shared his composition at the bedside of a dying man. Everyone listened and stopped crying for a moment. We were transported from the terrible tragedy into his world of beautiful music. His compassion and sensitivity of spirit touched us. When he teaches this gift to others, the world becomes a better place.

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"Sarah was on time and she did her homework! She uses a Cannon and have have a Nikon, she read the owners manuel prior to the first lesson, very impressive. She answered all my questions and looking forward to the next lesson."
- Ken
Took Photography lessons from Sarah L.
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"Taught cartooning to my 6-year old daughter. Very patient and knowledgable."
- Crystal
Took Cartooning lessons from Raymond M.
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"Dan is has a lot of patience and is very encouraging, I enjoyed my first lesson with him very much!"
- Lillian
Took Oil Painting lessons from Daniel L.
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"I took an online course with Julie last week. Her passion for her craft is truly evident in her teaching. The first part of the course she taught me how to use my extended flash and explained how to compensate for lighting.
In the second part of the lesson, Julie went over my best work and explained how to crop, take the picture better the first time, and how I could improve each shot. Her comments were extremely helpful.
I left the session knowing exactly what I had to do to improve my photograpy. I feel more motivated to be better.
I have taken her classes at SCC, and learned different types of photography such as motion shots, shooting fireworks at night, ocean photography and more.
Thank you Julie for your assistance."
- Vivi
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"I am only halfway through my lessons, but so far, they are wonderful! I'm learning quite a bit. Unfortunately, due to illness and my busy schedule, we've had to take a pause so I may need a refresher when we resume!"
- LeAna
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"Mayra is amazing! Taught me a lot and had fun the whole time!!"
- Jill
Took Oil Painting lessons from Mayra N.
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"Brendan was great, down-to-earth, knowledgeable, and talented. He explained what was going on and gave great feedback, tips, & suggestions of how to take it to the next level. I will definitely see you for another class, thank you very much."
- Shaun
Took Graffiti lessons from Brendan L.
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"Joe is very knowledgeable and very patient. I scheduled another lesson with him. I would highly recommend Joe."
- Steve
Took Photography lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"i learned how to make one of my favorite cherecters and hes GREAT OwO"
- Melissa
Took Drawing lessons from David L.
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"My son is really lucky and blessed to have Mrs.Maggie as his Art teacher. He is drawing very nicely nowadays. Mrs. Maggie is very sincere,hardworking and very honest person.She is nice,kind and helpful to her students. Whenever I look my son's drawings and paintings, I can see her dedication and passion towards artwork. Definitely, we can see our kids as a best artists.
I will refer Mrs. Maggie as a Best Art Teacher of the Bay Area to my friends and whoever looking for a great art teacher. She is awesome!"
- Malathi
Took Drawing lessons from Margarita M.
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