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The Best Painting Tutors in Newton, MA

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Justin L.
50/hour

Near Newton, MA

College Drawing Instructer/Painting, Drawing and Portfolio Review

I have a BFA in Painting from the University of NC Greensboro and an MFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston. I have also taught adult and teenage painting at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston for the last 5 years. read more

50/hour
5.0 (4)
9 hours tutoring
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I have a BFA in Painting from the University of NC Greensboro and an MFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston. I have also taught adult and teenage painting at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston for the last 5 years. read more

Ann M.
50/hour

Near Newton, MA

10+ years teaching Visual Arts w/ BA in Visual Arts & Creative Writing

I hold a BA in Visual Arts and have over 10 years experience teaching visual arts to kids in camp and classroom settings. I have taught both experimental and technical painting, color study, foundations, landscape painting, and mixed media painting. I have an advanced skill level in painting... read more

50/hour
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I hold a BA in Visual Arts and have over 10 years experience teaching visual arts to kids in camp and classroom settings. I have taught both experimental and technical painting, color study, foundations, landscape painting, and mixed media painting. I have an advanced skill level in painting... read more

Eddie B.
100/hour

Near Newton, MA

Professional Artist with Years of Teaching Experience

-Understanding Composition such as Working from back to front; The painting matters, not the object you’re painting from; An odd number of objects in a composition tends to be more interesting than an even number; Off-center is more visually interesting than centered subjects; Visualizing where you want... read more

100/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring Painting out of 2 hours
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-Understanding Composition such as Working from back to front; The painting matters, not the object you’re painting from; An odd number of objects in a composition tends to be more interesting than an even number; Off-center is more visually interesting than centered subjects; Visualizing where you want... read more

Claretta W.
100/hour

Near Newton, MA

Multi-disciplinary Instructor (Online and In-person)

I participate in Open Studios yearly in my community. I have been painting for over 15 years. My works include oil painting, acrylic painting, photography and digital art. I am a certified Boston artist through the Boston Redevelopment Authority. read more

100/hour
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I participate in Open Studios yearly in my community. I have been painting for over 15 years. My works include oil painting, acrylic painting, photography and digital art. I am a certified Boston artist through the Boston Redevelopment Authority. read more

Dianne Z.
34/hour

Near Newton, MA

ESL/ESOL Tutor with 10 years experience

Like many children in the US, I began painting at a very early age, using toy store watercolor sets. Being exposed to musicians in my family, gave me a keen chromatic sense of energy which I was able to translate into visual and colorful works from time to time throughout elementary and secondary education. My... read more

34/hour
5.0 (4)
40 hours tutoring
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Like many children in the US, I began painting at a very early age, using toy store watercolor sets. Being exposed to musicians in my family, gave me a keen chromatic sense of energy which I was able to translate into visual and colorful works from time to time throughout elementary and secondary education. My... read more

Yunxin W.
200/hour

Near Newton, MA

Mathematics and Chinese

I have started learning Chinese painting and drawing since I was in kindergarten. My instructor was a famous Chinese painting artist Chen Zhi Ming. I have taken his class for many years. Along with my painting classes, I have taken formal sketching courses. I have won many painting and art... read more

200/hour
5.0 (47)
90 hours tutoring
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I have started learning Chinese painting and drawing since I was in kindergarten. My instructor was a famous Chinese painting artist Chen Zhi Ming. I have taken his class for many years. Along with my painting classes, I have taken formal sketching courses. I have won many painting and art... read more

Livia M.
60/hour

Near Newton, MA

Painting and Drawing Tutor, MFA Grad with classical skills

In the last few years I have been a private tutor and teaching assistant for children and adults. I enjoy teaching; it is very rewarding to help students develop their creative skills. My classes include still life painting and drawing from observation, cast and figure drawing and painting, art materials... read more

60/hour
2 hours tutoring Painting out of 2 hours
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In the last few years I have been a private tutor and teaching assistant for children and adults. I enjoy teaching; it is very rewarding to help students develop their creative skills. My classes include still life painting and drawing from observation, cast and figure drawing and painting, art materials... read more

Samantha F.
60/hour

Near Newton, MA

Professional Fine Artist with 10+ Years Teaching Art, MFA from MICA

I am a professional fine artist with painting expertise in oil, acrylic, ink, and gouache. I received both my Masters in Fine Arts and Certificate in the College Teaching Of Art from the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA). I have taught courses at the college level as well as leading workshops for elementary... read more

60/hour
5.0 (71)
3 hours tutoring Painting out of 133 hours
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I am a professional fine artist with painting expertise in oil, acrylic, ink, and gouache. I received both my Masters in Fine Arts and Certificate in the College Teaching Of Art from the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA). I have taught courses at the college level as well as leading workshops for elementary... read more

Jeff K.
48/hour

Near Newton, MA

Classical Drawing and Painting Instruction

After all steps are gone over and the student has a firm understanding of the principals of drawing, the student will then move on to painting. Below are some of the approaches and topics than will be covered. Flemish Technique – A technique in painting where you begin with the transfer of the drawing... read more

48/hour
5.0 (1)
7 hours tutoring
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After all steps are gone over and the student has a firm understanding of the principals of drawing, the student will then move on to painting. Below are some of the approaches and topics than will be covered. Flemish Technique – A technique in painting where you begin with the transfer of the drawing... read more

Chloe C.
40/hour

Near Newton, MA

Drawing, Painting, Art College Portfolio, Korean for anyone

I completed my BFA in Illustration at the School of Visual Arts and had my first solo exhibition at one of the Chelsea's fine art galleries. I know various painting techniques. I can teach old classic painting style, modern abstract painting style or whichever you like to learn. From my... read more

40/hour
4.9 (19)
8 hours tutoring Painting out of 48 hours
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I completed my BFA in Illustration at the School of Visual Arts and had my first solo exhibition at one of the Chelsea's fine art galleries. I know various painting techniques. I can teach old classic painting style, modern abstract painting style or whichever you like to learn. From my... read more

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