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The Best Art Tutors in New York City, NY

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Skye G.
80/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Teaching Artist: Art History, Art Statements, Drawing, Portfolio Prep

My most recent portfolio prep student just got into her top choice art school. I also help with researching, writing, and studying for exams in Art History, Art Appreciation, and Art Theory. In addition, I help... read more

80/hour
4.9 (123)
361 hours tutoring
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My most recent portfolio prep student just got into her top choice art school. I also help with researching, writing, and studying for exams in Art History, Art Appreciation, and Art Theory. In addition, I help... read more

Michel A.
95/hour

New York, NY

NATIVE ITALIAN PROFESSOR with great experience

...Europe_wide. 1995_ 2005 TREND Magazine, Art, Culture, Music On_staff journalist for major Italian pop culture publication, with monthly column dedicated to the latest discoveries on young people's scene in music, art, style on a read more

95/hour
5.0 (661)
3,219 hours tutoring
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...Europe_wide. 1995_ 2005 TREND Magazine, Art, Culture, Music On_staff journalist for major Italian pop culture publication, with monthly column dedicated to the latest discoveries on young people's scene in music, art, style on a read more

Cathy D.
85/hour

Ridgewood, NY

MFA in Painting with 20 years teaching experience

I am currently a Professor at Borough of Manhattan Community College and Art Instructor at Snug Harbor Art Lab. I exhibit my paintings at Buddy Warren Gallery and Andre Zarre Gallery in New York City. read more

85/hour
5.0 (2)
14 hours tutoring
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I am currently a Professor at Borough of Manhattan Community College and Art Instructor at Snug Harbor Art Lab. I exhibit my paintings at Buddy Warren Gallery and Andre Zarre Gallery in New York City. read more

Kayla D.
45/hour

Parsippany, NJ

BFA in Fine art with experience in watercolor, gouche, and acrylic

I am an experienced painter primarily in watercolor and gouache as well as acrylic paint. I know advanced techniques including masking the painting, washes, special effects, mixed medium painting, and atmospheric perspective. I have taken college... read more

45/hour
5.0 (197)
314 hours tutoring
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I am an experienced painter primarily in watercolor and gouache as well as acrylic paint. I know advanced techniques including masking the painting, washes, special effects, mixed medium painting, and atmospheric perspective. I have taken college... read more

Frances S.
100/hour

Irvington, NY

Registered Art Therapist, 30 years experience with special needs

Thus, they can learn new ways of analyzing, planning ahead, expressing themselves and building self confidence..all trough art making. Additionally I have had success using the MONART method for art education and visual literacy.... read more

100/hour
5.0 (739)
2,252 hours tutoring
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Thus, they can learn new ways of analyzing, planning ahead, expressing themselves and building self confidence..all trough art making. Additionally I have had success using the MONART method for art education and visual literacy.... read more

Helen R.
100/hour

New York, NY

Experienced Educator, Designer & Artist

I started using gouache, watercolor, inks, and pastels even before studying in Parsons School of Design (1981-1985). I am still using all of that media now for my general illustration, fashion illustration, and fine art. I have exhibited my... read more

100/hour
5.0 (20)
122 hours tutoring
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I started using gouache, watercolor, inks, and pastels even before studying in Parsons School of Design (1981-1985). I am still using all of that media now for my general illustration, fashion illustration, and fine art. I have exhibited my... read more

Leslie A.
80/hour

Ramsey, NJ

Art tutor with 35 years of experience creating and inspiring.

I have been painting since I was a child. I painted illustrations in my graphic design career. I now focus on my fine art and painting to move and inspire. I have taught at junior high and elementary level. I am a member of a gallery in... read more

80/hour
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I have been painting since I was a child. I painted illustrations in my graphic design career. I now focus on my fine art and painting to move and inspire. I have taught at junior high and elementary level. I am a member of a gallery in... read more

Yara A.
50/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Science and Art Tutor

I'm passionate about the arts, know many techniques and work with many media. I'll work with you to get you to where you want to be. My undergraduate education was a duel major in physics and arts, with a minor in... read more

50/hour
4.7 (36)
160 hours tutoring
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I'm passionate about the arts, know many techniques and work with many media. I'll work with you to get you to where you want to be. My undergraduate education was a duel major in physics and arts, with a minor in... read more

Nola R.
75/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Master of Fine Arts with 10+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have 10+ years of training as a painter at elite art schools in various artistic disciplines and have taught painting/visual art at every level from pre-k to adult. read more

75/hour
5.0 (17)
57 hours tutoring
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I have 10+ years of training as a painter at elite art schools in various artistic disciplines and have taught painting/visual art at every level from pre-k to adult. read more

Patricia S.
65/hour

New York, NY

Experienced Art Tutor

I have been an artist studying the visual arts since I was 6 years old and have shared this love of the arts with children and adults, either as an employee, self-contractor or a volunteer. I am a graduate of Pratt Institute where I... read more

65/hour
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I have been an artist studying the visual arts since I was 6 years old and have shared this love of the arts with children and adults, either as an employee, self-contractor or a volunteer. I am a graduate of Pratt Institute where I... read more

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