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Thomas R.

Dallas, TX

$40/hr

Artist and teacher

Usually responds in about 2 days

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If you are interested in learning anything art then I am your guy! I earned a fine arts studio degree as well as an education degree. I have been teaching art for over a decade at all levels including AP studio art. I have experience in both traditional and modern art methods including: painting, pen and ink, drawing, printmaking, fibers, metalwork, woodwork, jewelry, ceramics, photography (traditional and digital), Photoshop and Illustrator.

Computer:
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop,
Macintosh, Photography
Sports/Recreation:
Baseball, Basketball

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Adobe Photoshop

I have extensive experience in Photoshop and other adobe software applications. I can help with everything from the basic structure and function of the application, to photo manipulation, graphic design, and cool effects. Photoshop is an extremely versatile application with almost endless possibilities.

In addition to working in Photoshop, I have also taught it as a class and in small group sessions. I have experience working with a variety of age and experience levels.

Drawing

I earned a fine arts studio degree as well as an education degree.
Explore basic drawing techniques and styles.
Learn and apply the elements and principles of design.
Learn the keys to good composition.
Draw in contour line, blind contour, and gestural drawings
Shading techniques: stippling, solid shading, crosshatching, hatching, scribbling, smudging
Grid drawings, 1-point and 2-point perspective, portraits and proportions, and animation cells.
Lessons can be customized to your desire.

Painting

I have been teaching art for over a decade at all levels including AP studio art.
Explore and experience a variety of painting techniques, media, and historical approaches.
Develop problem solving skills, cultivate creativity and the art-making process
Use a variety of materials including acrylic and tempera paint, watercolor, ink, oil, on paper and canvas

Learn the elements of art and principles of design

Photography

I earned a fine arts studio degree as well as an education degree. Explore the fundamental principles, techniques and application of camera-based image.

Learn and practice portrait, landscape, product, and still-life photographic techniques.

Learn the features and capabilities of SLR and digital cameras.

Explore the techniques and applications of acquiring, manipulating and outputting digitized photographic images utilizing Adobe Photoshop.

Utilize filters, lighting techniques, and image effects in photographs.

Focus on good composition both pre and post photo.

Learn different types of photography and their applications.

Interesting photo-shoot assignments.

Baylor University, Waco, TX
, Baylor University Waco, TX
Graduate Coursework

Education

Baylor University, Waco, TX

, Baylor University Waco, TX (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Thomas will travel within 25 miles of Dallas, TX 75218.


About Thomas

If you are interested in learning anything art then I am your guy! I earned a fine arts studio degree as well as an education degree. I have been teaching art for over a decade at all levels including AP studio art. I have experience in both traditional and modern art methods including: painting, pen and ink, drawing, printmaking, fibers, metalwork, woodwork, jewelry, ceramics, photography (traditional and digital), Photoshop and Illustrator.

Education

Baylor University, Waco, TX
, Baylor University Waco, TX
Graduate Coursework

Education

Baylor University, Waco, TX

, Baylor University Waco, TX (Graduate Coursework)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Dallas, TX 75218

Thomas’s Subjects

Computer:
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop,
Macintosh, Photography
Sports/Recreation:
Baseball, Basketball

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.


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