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Ken G.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $150
  • Speaks Hebrew, English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ken G.

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My lessons are taught in the classical tradition, focusing on realism and aesthetics. Students are provided with the practical tools to depict light, form, space, and materiality, as well as with with the conceptual tools to compose compelling artworks that express their personal vision. I tailor my lessons to individual students’ level, from fundamentals to advanced techniques. Through working on their pieces, students learn to master shapes, values, edges, media handling and color-mixing. Advanced students focus on practical application of color theory and on composition design.

About Ken

I am a NYC-based professional artist and educator with a background in classical painting and printmaking. Imparting artistic knowledge and cultivating creativity are an inseparable part of my work, I love seeing students excel and achieve their painterly goals. Over my years of teaching I became h

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HIGHLY RECOMMEND!! Ken is extremely talented in perceiving every student’s individual needs. When he gives feedback, it is not formulaic but actually tailored to the work I have done and the improvements I have made. This means that with each exercise completed, I am still learning new things about myself and my drawing instead of just repeating a technique brainlessly. These drawing classes have left a lasting mark on my art practice!
Inbal
Ken is the most generous teacher I know, it's a privilege to be your students:) 🙏🔥
Daniela
Ken is as passionate teaching as he is painting. He cares about getting the best of each student. I highly recommend him as a teacher!

Corinne C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
  • 2D Studio Art and Amthropology from Brigham Young University
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Corinne C.

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I hold a masters degree in art from BYU, and have a lot of experience in the field of art education. All ages and stages of artistic ability are welcome! No matter your goal, I can work with you to achieve it, and I am super flexible. We can work together to create a solid foundation of art techniques. I believe art should be a joyful experience that allows us to express ourselves and connect with others!

About Corinne

I am a graduate student studying Art Education from Brigham Young University. I received my Bachelors degree in 2017 in 2D Studio Art and Anthropology, and I have been teaching art for the past 4 years! I have taught art to a wide variety of students from elementary age to college. I currently teac

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Jess F.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Sustainable Environmental Design from University of California, Davis
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Jess F.

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Hello! I am a young, experienced K-12 instructor with many years of experience as a painter, whose work has been in a few group shows. Whether it's figure painting, poster making, photo-realism, abstract, or scenic painting, I can help you realize your best artistic practices! Color theory, process, and discussions of art are extremely important in my practice, as well as keeping a focused and positive learning environment! I am excited to teach you acrylic (my main medium), mixed media, watercolor, gauche, or oil painting! Join me!

About Jess

Hello! My name is Jess (they/them) and I am a visual and performing artist with a passion for teaching! I love to teach acrylic painting, pen and pencil drawing, songwriting and poetry! I also love to learn! In my free time I am currently focused on learning how to become an advanced piano piano, a

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Kavi S.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Tamil, English
  • Teaches students 10 to 50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kavi S.

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Students can expect to learn the foundations of oil painting. Formal and informal techniques, color theory, pigment properties, experimentation, etc.. Students will also be trained to paint from life, reference and memory. A combination of fundamentals and technique and discussions of concepts will help the student become fluent with the medium and allow them to formulate their own relationship with their art.

About Kavi

I received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Communications Design from Pratt Institute. Although I have always strived to become a fine artist, I preferred to matriculate from the design school because of its focus on communicating ideas to the audience—a skill that he believes is essential to any artwor

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Kavi has a depth of insight into color and emotion that is hard to find in an art teacher. He inspires you to find moments in between your daily life, hidden behind monotony, that you can only appreciate when you have relaxed your mind. He is the perfect guide for those who aspire to not only learn the basics, but to bring new life and freedom to painting and illustration.

Jeff K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • AA - Visual Art / Art History from Dean College
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Jeff K.

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I provide classical instruction in portraiture, still life and landscape in your studio or mine. In this traditional approach to drawing and painting, what will be taught and focused upon are perspective, value and composition in order for the student to develop strong visual language skills. The program of study begins with a specific focus on drawing, since drawing is the foundation upon which all great traditional art is built. Throughout this training, emphasis will be placed on accuracy, or more specifically, seeing and rendering correctly such things as line quality, hard and soft edges, proportion, positive and negative space through abstract form and the use of the full range of values.

About Jeff

I'm a graduate of Dean College in Franklin, MA and The School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston where I majored in art history and studio art with a focus on portrait painting and illustration. I continued further study at the Andeeva Portrait Academy in Sante Fe New Mexico, the Los Angeles Acad

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Lauren W.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Art and Psychology from College of Saint Benedict
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lauren W.

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Practicing Artist of 7 years! Being creative is a great way to express yourself and bring forth a piece of mind. Painting is an activity that allows for you to put on canvas whatever landscape, image or emotion you wish to portray. From abstract painting to hyperrealism, we can dive in together to discover some of your favorite ways to express your creativity. Whether it be through watercolor, acrylic, oil painting or another medium, painting what the student wishes to gain further experience in is what we will accomplish. My aspiration is to be able to let each student discover and further the true artist within them! Shoot me a message and let’s get creative! All skill levels welcome!

About Lauren

Hi I’m Lauren! I have been involved in the arts since I was in high school. I am an aspiring art teacher! I graduated May 2020 from the College of Saint Benedict with a bachelors degree in Art and Psychology. My future plan is to gain a masters for my K-12 Art Education. I started becoming arti

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Jaylyn
Awesome first lesson with Lauren! 😊
Renee N.
My daughter, Sophie, who is eleven took her first lesson with Lauren this afternoon. Sophie was very pleased with her first drawing. She said that Lauren is a wonderful instructor and looks forward more lessons!
Diane
the best teacher I ever had

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Average Cost of Oil Painting Lessons in Seattle, WA

The average cost of 60-minute oil painting lessons in Seattle is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $200 per hour.
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"I have been taking lessons with Kai for a few months. Kai is an excellent teacher and an exceptional artist. I have been enjoying these classes."
Nish
Took Oil Painting lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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"Rita was great. very helpful and patient."
Marilyn
Took Oil Painting lessons from Rita C.
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"Keep the brushes wet, make every stroke count! Very patient - you’ve just got to do it. Been invaluable in guiding the composition - he can’t hold the brush for you! For a “left brained” person like myself I need to get the “slap”!😄"
Chris
Took Oil Painting lessons from Dan L.
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"I really love taking painting lessons with Eileen at her studio. First of all, the studio is in an awesome old factory building and has a really cool vibe. Secondly, Eileen knows all kinds of techniques and was really good at settIng up exercises that were simple (not overwhelming or stressful) but still allowed a lot of room for me to experiment with color and brushwork."
Edward
Took Oil Painting lessons from Eileen M.
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"Kai is so unpretentious and open with his knowledge and expertise. He is an excellent teacher and very positive to all the students in class. I will be taking my fourth class with him soon and look forward to honing my skills with his guidance."
Karen
Took Oil Painting lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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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 Dan L.
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"Ken is by far the most talented young oil painter I have seen. His skills with a brush and his background in classical painting exceeds that of anyone his age, and many his senior! Ken has a ton of patience which lends itself greatly in a student/teacher setting, while being very good at communicating his techniques and methods. One of a kind!"
Simen Meyer
Took Oil Painting lessons from Ken G.
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"Megan was a wonderful teacher! I had 1.5 hours for a lesson and felt I learned so much. I am a beginner and she taught in a clear and concise way. I would recommend."
Katie Miller
Took Oil Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"I didn’t expect to learn that much from an online lesson. She is amazing and puts immense amount in preparation for sessions by providing videos , demos to give me ideas and incentives for learning . I never thought some one can portray concepts so well on line ."
Mike
Took Oil Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"I love going to Eileen’s studio, the building is filled with working artists and is very cool and old. She’s been teaching me a lot about how to make the paint do what I want it to do which I haven’t been able to figure out on my own."
Margot
Took Oil Painting lessons from Eileen M.
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