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

Find Painting lessons in New York

Pay-as-you-go private Painting 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 Painting Tutors in New York

86 NY private Painting lessons / Find the best local Painting lesson in NY

See more experts ›
Luanne D.
60/hour

Bohemia, NY

Art Tutor-Drawing, Painting, clay work, wood burning, crafts

I have taught painting for over 20 years. I have home taught art and substitute art in high school. A few of my students have furthered their careers in art now. One of my students has advanced so much that he is selling his... read more

60/hour
4.0 (1)
80 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have taught painting for over 20 years. I have home taught art and substitute art in high school. A few of my students have furthered their careers in art now. One of my students has advanced so much that he is selling his... read more

Caroline Z.
95/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Lifelong, College Educated Professional Artist and Illustrator

I have been painting and drawing since I was a child. I attended one of the top public art universities in the U.S. and was commented on my hand drawing and painting teaching methods. I have been an art teacher in the past for... read more

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

I have been painting and drawing since I was a child. I attended one of the top public art universities in the U.S. and was commented on my hand drawing and painting teaching methods. I have been an art teacher in the past for... read more

Yara A.
60/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Water, Acrylic, and Oil Painting

I am a mixed media artist with an emphasis on drawing and painting. I tutored art during my undergraduate and graduate years to both high school students and college students. I work mostly with acrylic, and oil paint. I can explain... read more

60/hour
4.7 (36)
163 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am a mixed media artist with an emphasis on drawing and painting. I tutored art during my undergraduate and graduate years to both high school students and college students. I work mostly with acrylic, and oil paint. I can explain... read more

Calvin H.
75/hour

New York, NY

Fashion/Technical Design Tutor

I have been Painting portraits and landscape type art for over 33 years. I started painting in Watercolor and acrylic mediums then moved on to oil painting, all done honing the classic impressionist style mastering it with my... read more

75/hour
4.8 (58)
396 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been Painting portraits and landscape type art for over 33 years. I started painting in Watercolor and acrylic mediums then moved on to oil painting, all done honing the classic impressionist style mastering it with my... read more

Ilana S.
45/hour

Vestal, NY

Art Major with Concentration in Painting

I am a member of the National Art Honor Society. In addition, I give painting lessons(acrylic and oil) and classes privately in person where I teach children and teens landscape paintings, faces, and figure paintings. read more

45/hour
5.0 (13)
57 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am a member of the National Art Honor Society. In addition, I give painting lessons(acrylic and oil) and classes privately in person where I teach children and teens landscape paintings, faces, and figure paintings. read more

Melanie D.
60/hour

Bethpage, NY

22 year old artist looking to share her love of art and teaching

I have been painting for the past 10 years in acrylic and oils. I received my BFA in fine art with a concentration in painting so I understand traditional western painting techniques but also contemporary painting... read more

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

I have been painting for the past 10 years in acrylic and oils. I received my BFA in fine art with a concentration in painting so I understand traditional western painting techniques but also contemporary painting... read more

Me Sook L.
65/hour

Syosset, NY

Painting has been my life passion...

I can truly help you to enjoy Art. You can appreciate Art as well as create amazing Art. I have two Bachelors and one Master's in Art. I can teach any age group from kids to adults. Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any... read more

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

I can truly help you to enjoy Art. You can appreciate Art as well as create amazing Art. I have two Bachelors and one Master's in Art. I can teach any age group from kids to adults. Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any... read more

Jason C.
30/hour

Camillus, NY

10+ Professional Artist (acrylic painting) with BA

In San Francisco, New York, and Santa Barbara I have had exhibitions at prestigious galleries and have been commissioned to paint many subjects and themes. I also taught children art techniques for The Action Center, and after-school... read more

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

In San Francisco, New York, and Santa Barbara I have had exhibitions at prestigious galleries and have been commissioned to paint many subjects and themes. I also taught children art techniques for The Action Center, and after-school... read more

Helen R.
100/hour

New York, NY

Experienced Educator, Designer & Artist

I have been teaching at Parsons School of Design, since 2000, and have been working as a fashion designer and illustrator since 1985, after graduating from Parsons with BFA in fashion design. My focus is to help you draw or design anything... read more

100/hour
5.0 (20)
122 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been teaching at Parsons School of Design, since 2000, and have been working as a fashion designer and illustrator since 1985, after graduating from Parsons with BFA in fashion design. My focus is to help you draw or design anything... read more

Meg K.
90/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Painting Teacher

I have a BA in Art from the University of Oregon and continued my study at New York Academy of Art and the Art Students League of New York. I focused on representational painting and can teach how to paint figure, landscape and still... read more

90/hour
4.8 (39)
24 hours tutoring Painting out of 698 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have a BA in Art from the University of Oregon and continued my study at New York Academy of Art and the Art Students League of New York. I focused on representational painting and can teach how to paint figure, landscape and still... 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 Painting tutoring lessons

New York Painting Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

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

$25 $80
$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