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Hana S.

Tacoma, WA
Starting at $59
  • Culinary Arts from Angell
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Hana S.

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Acrylic paint pouring! The fantastical world of fluid art and then some!

About Hana

I am a creative soul and love working with students of all ages! My five year old niece love to get artsy with me wether it be painting or the are of food! I believe cooking is just art that nourishes the body!

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Tabitha B.

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Renton, WA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 2 and up
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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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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.!
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Christy F.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Christy F.

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Having taken pictures of families, weddings, children etc. over 15 years, I have learned to move swiftly from one picture to the next to help those being photographed feel comfortable and have a good time! Pictures capture a moment of time that will always be remembered!

During class we will cover:
*Lighting
*Aperature
*ISO
*Manual
*When to use Manual and Automatic
*How to take pictures throughout a wedding day, family or children photoshoot.
*Posing that works for both family and weddings
*How to start a business
*Flash
*etc.

About Christy

I teach MUSIC, PHOTOGRAPHY, & MATH MUSIC I am an independent music instructor. I have trained students in opera, jazz, and contemporary. I began my piano studies at age eight and began teaching in high school. I have a Bachelor of Arts minor in vocal performance from Brigham Young Univer

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Rebecca K.
Christy is a very patient voice instructor with a very good ear for technical issues in singing! I've improved in my singing and I'm very glad I signed up with her.
Rebecca K.
Very Friendly and Knowledgable! Excited for the rest of my lessons!!
Andrea

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Kevin R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2015
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Kevin R.

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I like to explore the realms of graphic design with an open mind. Creation on the computer is a newish playground that everyone with any interest should be able to play in.

About Kevin

I grew up learning the piano, guitar, and other instruments throughout my childhood. Now I've taken my focus and put it into playing live electronic music in a band called KAIPORA. After college, and working for a couple years, I bought an RV, remodeled it, and traveled around making music for 2

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Gina B.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $100
  • Speaks French, Spanish
  • Awarded The Silver Award for Narrative Feature Film 'Student Oscar' from The Academy of Motion Pictures
  • BFA Dance, 1985 from The Juilliard School
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Gina B.

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Gesture, Expression and Experiment are my tools. I combination with an education in materials and the willingness to keep playing we end up confidently creating image. It is impossible to get anything done in an hour so try to find a way to book a longer time. Materials are somewhat included as I always have things but do contribute with art supplies, paper, found things. It's not necessary to spend a lot of money at the art supply store, just keep your eyes open at garage sales, etc and your store of materials will accumulate.

About Gina

I am in New York City and accepting new students as well as reconnecting with anyone who wants to return. I have two graduate degrees: one in Music and the other in Dance and Theater studies. My undergraduate degree is from The Juilliard School, in Dance. I've taught children and grown ups fo

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Silke D.
Gina was amazing and created the perfect atmosphere for us to get comfortable dancing and learning!
Highly recommend working with her!
Sarah Z.
Gina is the best.
Cynthia F.
Great! I look forward to the next class.
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Jacob F.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $49
  • Speaks Português, Español, English
  • Media Arts Film from BYU
  • Teaching since 2014
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Jacob F.

4 Reviews
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Take your photos from amateur to pro with the secrets on improving composition, exposure (including aperture, shutter speed and ISO), choosing the right lens for the subject, lighting (including speedlight flashes, strobes and natural light), the importance of post processing, Photoshop and photo organization and more!

I have worked as an industry professional photographing a variety of clients from families to Hollywood celebrities. Now I'm finding more fulfillment teaching these high-level industry skills to everyone.

About Jacob

Hi there and thank you for considering me as your personal mentor in the world of digital artistry. A long time ago this world was just a hobby for me as well, and I hope to help you develop your skill set into something much more. I have over a decade of exposure to the rapidly-adapting profession

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Paul
Very patient. We went through some technical issues that were a struggle for me and Jacob was very helpful and persistent in getting to solutions.
Tehila
I had a great experience with Jacob as an instructor. He is knowledgeable and his advice was relevant and to the point. He invested time to critique my work and even sent detailed notes. Highly recommend!
Jenn
I thoroughly enjoyed my lessons with Jacob. My husband gave them to me as a birthday present and it was tons of fun. Jacob was able to answer all of my nitty gritty questions, as well as general tips on improving my skills. The lessons were enjoyable and I learned tons. I've gone from shooting in complete auto mode, because I didn't know how to do anything different, to shooting in aperture priority mode with much better results. My Christmas portrait of my kids will be much better this year thanks to these lessons. If you're looking for an affordable way to improve this is a great option because you'll learn a lot in just a few one-on-one sessions. Jacob was also very flexible in working with me on the schedule for the lessons. Thanks Jacob!

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"I had a great lesson with Megan, she is o kind and patient ."
- Alexandra
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"Learned a lot during my 1st class. Great teacher!"
- lesley
Took Watercolor Painting lessons from Sharron J.
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"Jessica Maffia is not only a profoundly gifted and skilled professionally trained artist, but she is also a highly intuitive instructor. Jessica will happily meet you exactly where you are in your craft and inspire you to really improve, learn and grow in your drawing. Jessica's decade plus experience as an artist and teacher makes her a perfect instructor for those wanting to take their drawing practice more seriously and begin to master all the elements of this fine art. I have not had a more talented and inspiring instructor; Jessica evinces so much creative passion and artistic integrity that it becomes contagious. I am much better for having worked with her."
- Tonie
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"I'm a believer in classical education so Kai was a perfect match as a teacher. Watching his demonstrations I visually register the method, and then the feedback I get on my drawings points me where I am lacking. I had all these ideas I wanted to draw/paint, but I couldn't form the correct shapes. I still have a long way to go to make those pieces but as van Gogh said "So that what used to seem to me to be desperately impossible is now gradually becoming possible". I guarantee you, learning realistic drawing will fuel your creativity even more.
Kai is an interactive teacher, so you will also hear many great stories and the names of many great artists that you can explore."
- Ozge
Took Drawing lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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"She is amazing teacher and mentor. She is so helpful to me with colors and perspective . She is very good at what what she do.

Thank you so much Renata for teaching me all the wonders."
- deepti
Took Painting lessons from Renata S.
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"Kai is a exceptionally talented painter and colleague who is familiar with the craft of traditional technique, especially in the art of Alla Prima. Anyone who attends his class will be amazed by his atmosphere and enthusiasm in his art. If you wish to take a glance into the process of making traditional painting, Kai is the shoulder you should be looking over to."
- Samuel
Took Oil Painting lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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"Deron is a great instructor. He is very inspiring and he's patient. I recommend him highly!"
- Debra
Took Watercolor Painting lessons from Deron C.
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"Super nice and helpful ! So interesting and so much fun ! I’m looking forward to the next lesson , and ultimately learning to paint in oils with Eileen’s guidance !"
- Andrea
Took Oil Painting lessons from Eileen M.
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"The first lesson was great. He was patient with me and my tech issues. He is very intelligent and easy to understand. His knowledge is unbelievable. He is a natural teacher. I appreciate everything he taught me and I am excited for the next lesson!"
- Melissa Mills
Took Calligraphy lessons from Moataz A.
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"Renata is extremely knowledgeable about all aspects of painting from color theory to brushes, I learned so much in just 1 lesson!"
- Tracy
Took Painting lessons from Renata S.
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