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Lauren K.

Montclair, NJ

$70/hr

Lauren K, Art & Design Instructor and Mac Tutor

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Lauren K, Art & Design Instructor and Mac Tutor

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Hello! Learn to paint, draw and design with me! I have been a graphic design professional and fine artist for over 20 years. I currently am a fine art instructor and tutor for adults and children, ages 7 and up. We can work with pencil, pastels, watercolor, or acrylics on paper or canvas. I can also teach Mac skills in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. School portfolio prep is available. Lessons can be given in my studio or at your location. Please contact me if you have any questions. I look forward to helping you be as creative as you want to be!

Testimonials

"Impressive Tutor Using Everything at Her Command to Undo Years of My Fruitless Doodling and Stick Figure Drawing"

- Bob, Lyndhurst, NJ on 11/15/14
Computer:
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign,
Adobe Photoshop, Graphic Design,
Macintosh,
Web Design
Art:
Adobe Photoshop, Drawing,
Graphic Design,
Painting
Corporate Training:
Web Design

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Adobe InDesign

I am qualified to teach Adobe InDesign on a Mac because I have been a practicing graphic designer for over 20 years. I have a complete knowledge of Adobe InDesign, and use it on a daily basis to design and crate files to send to printers, publications, web designers and online print services. Additionally, I am an art instructor and private art tutor and have managed a staff of designers.

Drawing

I have a Bachelor's of Fine Arts degree from Syracuse University. I have been working as an art director in the field of graphic design for over 20 years. Drawing and painting have always been something that I have done in addition to my design work. Additionally, I have been employed as a painting instructor by a national franchise company that provides art parties and events.

Graphic Design

I am qualified to teach Graphic Design on a Mac because I have a BFA in Communication Design from Syracuse University and have been a practicing graphic designer for over 20 years. I have a complete knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator, and use them on a daily basis to design and create files to send to printers, publications, web designers and online print services. I can help with setting up Facebook pages as well as LinkedIn accounts. Additionally, I am an art instructor and private art tutor and have managed a staff of designers.

Macintosh

I am qualified to teach Mac applications and operating systems because I have been a practicing graphic designer for over 20 years. I have a complete knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. I also regularly use Adobe Acrobat and create files in all of those programs to send to printers and online print services. Additionally, I am an art instructor and private art tutor and have managed a staff of designers.

Painting

I have been working as an art director in the field of graphic design for over 20 years. Drawing and painting have always been something that I have done in addition to my design work. Additionally, I have been employed as a painting instructor by a national franchise company that provides art parties and events.

Web Design

I am qualified to tutor in designing for the web because I have created many prototypes for websites. I also have designed buttons, web graphics and web page layouts. I have consulted with other web professionals to produce many successful websites.

Syracuse University
communication design

Education

Syracuse University (communication design)

Impressive Tutor Using Everything at Her Command to Undo Years of My Fruitless Doodling and Stick Figure Drawing — I believe, and I hope I am right, that I have made a quantum leap in beginning to get that representing light is an extremely important key to more authentic pencil drawing. This could not have been possible without Lauren's patience, talent, and willingness to generously share herself and her artistic process. That she is highly evolved as a teacher, artist, and person is very evident. I am humbl ...

— Bob, Lyndhurst, NJ on 11/15/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $70.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Lauren will travel within 10 miles of Montclair, NJ 07042.


About Lauren

Hello! Learn to paint, draw and design with me! I have been a graphic design professional and fine artist for over 20 years. I currently am a fine art instructor and tutor for adults and children, ages 7 and up. We can work with pencil, pastels, watercolor, or acrylics on paper or canvas. I can also teach Mac skills in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. School portfolio prep is available. Lessons can be given in my studio or at your location. Please contact me if you have any questions. I look forward to helping you be as creative as you want to be!

Testimonials

"Impressive Tutor Using Everything at Her Command to Undo Years of My Fruitless Doodling and Stick Figure Drawing"

- Bob, Lyndhurst, NJ on 11/15/14
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Education

Syracuse University
communication design

Education

Syracuse University (communication design)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Montclair, NJ 07042

Lauren’s Subjects

Computer:
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign,
Adobe Photoshop, Graphic Design,
Macintosh,
Web Design
Art:
Adobe Photoshop, Drawing,
Graphic Design,
Painting
Corporate Training:
Web Design

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Lauren K.

Lauren K. passed a background check on 3/3/14. The check was ordered by Lauren through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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