In light of the COVID-19 crisis, we highly encourage meeting with your tutor online. Read more about

Find Drawing lessons in California

Pay-as-you-go private Drawing tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best Drawing Tutors in California

125 CA private Drawing lessons / Find the best local Drawing lesson in CA

See more experts ›
Karim S.
40/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Fun and Patient Art Teacher

We follow their path of interest and I make sure to cover the fundamentals of the subject and adapt the content to their educational needs. I have a basic drawing course that I've developed combining exercises from... read more

40/hour
4.9 (249)
447 hours tutoring Drawing out of 784 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

We follow their path of interest and I make sure to cover the fundamentals of the subject and adapt the content to their educational needs. I have a basic drawing course that I've developed combining exercises from... read more

Isaak L.
45/hour

Alhambra, CA

Concept Art, Photoshop, Drawing, HTML, and Computer

...and goals. The skills which I tutor include Concept and Production Art for games or film, digital painting, Photoshop, Drawing, HTML, and general computer. I am also open to helping students work on art college entrance portfolios especially illustration... read more

45/hour
5.0 (12)
3 hours tutoring Drawing out of 32 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

...and goals. The skills which I tutor include Concept and Production Art for games or film, digital painting, Photoshop, Drawing, HTML, and general computer. I am also open to helping students work on art college entrance portfolios especially illustration... read more

Jordana D.
53/hour

San Francisco, CA

MFA in Design with 20 years of showing my work in galleries

I am a realistic artist with several monographs available on Amazon. I've shown my work in galleries for 20 years and have taught drawing and painting. I have an MFA in Design from NYU, and I have also studied art and drawing... read more

53/hour
5.0 (3)
1 hours tutoring Drawing out of 5 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am a realistic artist with several monographs available on Amazon. I've shown my work in galleries for 20 years and have taught drawing and painting. I have an MFA in Design from NYU, and I have also studied art and drawing... read more

David B.
125/hour

San Diego, CA

College Art Professor with 15+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have been teaching art at the college level for over 15 years. I've taught life drawing classes at the Art Institute of San Diego, CA. I also teach human anatomy sculpting classes where we use ZBrush to digitally sculpt the human... read more

125/hour
5.0 (248)
59 hours tutoring Drawing out of 757 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been teaching art at the college level for over 15 years. I've taught life drawing classes at the Art Institute of San Diego, CA. I also teach human anatomy sculpting classes where we use ZBrush to digitally sculpt the human... read more

Anton T.
40/hour

San Francisco, CA

BFA in Sequential Art, Minor in Storyboarding.

Over the course of almost 10 years, I've gone through extensive training in visual art. I specialize in illustration and narrative storytelling which encompasses a skillset that includes: figure drawing, composition, perspective and... read more

40/hour
1 hours tutoring Drawing out of 1 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Over the course of almost 10 years, I've gone through extensive training in visual art. I specialize in illustration and narrative storytelling which encompasses a skillset that includes: figure drawing, composition, perspective and... read more

Tayler O.
75/hour

Laguna Beach, CA

Traditionally and Digitally trained Visual Development Artist

I have been trained in both traditional and digital drawing techniques inside academic institutions, ateliers, workshop, and online courses. Some of my educational backgrounds include Laguna College of Art and Design, Watts Atelier, New... read more

75/hour
5.0 (61)
21 hours tutoring Drawing out of 339 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been trained in both traditional and digital drawing techniques inside academic institutions, ateliers, workshop, and online courses. Some of my educational backgrounds include Laguna College of Art and Design, Watts Atelier, New... read more

Jonathan G.
25/hour

Crescent City, CA

Drawing and Painting instruction for Children and Adults

Currently I am a practicing full time artist. I have experience privately teaching art/drawing to children and am currently available to teach/tutor general art techniques, drawing & painting. read more

25/hour
4.8 (19)
8 hours tutoring Drawing out of 40 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Currently I am a practicing full time artist. I have experience privately teaching art/drawing to children and am currently available to teach/tutor general art techniques, drawing & painting. read more

Eric S.
55/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Learn to Paint Like a Professional in Few Easy Steps

I taught drawing and painting at a high school for 15 years and tutored at an art academy for 10 years. I've shown my art at multiple art galleries in Los Angeles. I run a local art collective for emerging artists. read more

55/hour
5.0 (4)
12 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I taught drawing and painting at a high school for 15 years and tutored at an art academy for 10 years. I've shown my art at multiple art galleries in Los Angeles. I run a local art collective for emerging artists. read more

Ariana S.
45/hour

Altadena, CA

Drawing

I have been drawing since I was eight years old and I have been growing since. I use the mediums of graphite, ink, pen, marker, and charcoal. The important aspects of drawing that one must focus on is the contrast in shadow and... read more

45/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been drawing since I was eight years old and I have been growing since. I use the mediums of graphite, ink, pen, marker, and charcoal. The important aspects of drawing that one must focus on is the contrast in shadow and... read more

Saundra M.
50/hour

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

Drawing interpretation of masterpieces of artists pictures.

I am certified as an Art Facilitator. I conduct workshops for children and adults, suffering from stress, illness or grief by offering the venue of painting on canvas. I also have taught children in after school programs the masterpieces of... read more

50/hour
4.9 (156)
1 hours tutoring Drawing out of 596 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am certified as an Art Facilitator. I conduct workshops for children and adults, suffering from stress, illness or grief by offering the venue of painting on canvas. I also have taught children in after school programs the masterpieces of... read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private Drawing tutoring lessons

California Drawing Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private California Drawing tutor? California Drawing tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $75
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets