Search 75,656 tutors
FIND TUTORS

Kevin C.

Pop Culture Designer Cartoonist Art Tutor

Chicago, IL (60647)

Travel radius
10 miles
Hourly fee
$45.00
Email Kevin C.

You don't pay for tutoring
unless you find a good fit!

Background Check Status for Kevin C.

Kevin C. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Kevin, you will be able to order a background check for $7.99. The check will be processed by First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.

I acquired a fine arts degree in Sequential Art (cartooning, storyboards, children's book illustration) from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2004 and a fine arts degree in Art Education from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2011.

I completed my student teaching at the Benito Juarez Community Academy, where I co-taught digital design classes and photography classes.

I volunteered and taught as a drawing instructor at both the Rumble Arts Community Center in Humboldt Park and Right Brain Studios in Oak Park from 2010 to 2012, and I currently work full time as a designer, installer and printer for a sign company in downtown Chicago. I also work freelance as an illustrator/designer.

My tutoring style is loose, but controlled; I prefer to get to know the student and allow their interest and level of need pilot the lessons. I also believe in being prepared, and I often design back up lessons or modify lessons on the fly to fit the needs of the student. My main area of interest is in design and cartooning and I prefer to use pop culture, film, cartoons, comic books, etc. as a method of lesson delivery. Anything to keep the lesson fresh and relevant to the learner.

Email Kevin

Kevin’s subjects

Art:
Adobe Photoshop, Art History, Art Theory , Drawing, Painting, Photography
Computer:
Adobe Photoshop, Photography

Drawing

I have a fine arts degree in sequential art (cartooning, storyboarding, children's book illustration) from the Savannah College of Art and Design.

I am a published cartoonist. I also have taught as a drawing instructor at the the Rumble Arts Community Art Center in Humboldt Park.

Painting

Painting was my main area of focus as a student teacher in the Spiral art program at UIC. I have taught painting techniques at various non prof art centers. I worked as a freelance muralist before I entered the art education program at UIC.

Photography

I am well versed in digital photography editing techniques and familiar with non-digital as well. I taught digital photography courses during my student teaching work at Benito Juarez Community Academy in Chicago, IL. I am an avid fan of contemporary photographers such as Cindy Sherman and Jeff Wall.

Read all subject qualifications ยป

Email Kevin

back to top

Education

University of Illinois at Chicago (Art Education)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Kevin will travel within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60647.

Email Kevin

Send Kevin a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Kevin or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now

(ex: algebra, chemistry)
Please enter the tutor's email address.
Please enter the student's email address.
Please describe how you heard about us.

Receive Responses From Additional Tutors

If selected, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.