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California State University Los Angeles
Fine Arts
Laguna College of Art and Design
Master's

Education

California State University Los Angeles (Fine Arts)

Laguna College of Art and Design (Master's)

About Timothy

My name is Timothy S. Call me Tim. My field is skill-based, representational art, with a concentration on the fundamentals of drawing and painting. After receiving my MFA degree from Laguna College of Art and Design in 2013, I have created a plethora of work for galleries, museums and written publications, including a solo show at Copro Gallery in Bergamot Station. My complex, large-scale oil paintings employ observational techniques and figurative studies to create a sense of movement and multiple perspective.

In addition to professional exhibitions, I have also pursued a career in academia. Sharing artistic knowledge with others is one of my greatest joys in life.
At California State University of Los Angeles, I taught a drawing fundamentals class that covered contour, shading, perspective, figure drawing and composition. I have worked with students coming from all levels of experience, and I know how to direct my group lessons and individual coaching to achieve the best results.

At Laguna College of Art and Design, I was the assistant instructor of a still life painting class called Fundamentals of Composition and Color. As part of my MFA studies, I learned the language of pedagogy, creating syllabi and lesson plans for just about every fundamental drawing or painting class. I will continue to teach there this Fall, and increasingly become more involved in the program development.

Although my gallery work is stylized with a strong narrative context, the painting is rooted in foundational academic techniques. I believe that learning skills is the most important part of an artistic education. In my personal work, I continue to utilize everything taught to me at LCAD, from working with live models to compositional studies. I believe that having good drawing skills is the basis of all art, and every student should be fortunate enough to have a teacher who is as passionate about it as I am.
My name is Timothy S. Call me Tim. My field is skill-based, representational art, with a concentration on the fundamentals of drawing and painting. After receiving my MFA degree from Laguna College of Art and Design in 2013, I have created a plethora of work for galleries, museums and written publications, including a solo show at Copro Gallery in Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of South Pasadena, CA 91030
In-person lessons
Art:
Art Theory, Drawing,
Painting

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Drawing

I am a Drawing Instructor at California State University Los Angeles.
I have my MFA in Studio Arts from Laguna College of Art and Design, and my BFA in Fine Art from California State University Los Angeles.

Painting

I am an Assistant Painting Instructor at Laguna College of Art and Design.
I have my MFA in Studio Arts from Laguna College of Art and Design, and my BFA in Fine Art from California State University Los Angeles.

California State University Los Angeles
Fine Arts
Laguna College of Art and Design
Master's

Education

California State University Los Angeles (Fine Arts)

Laguna College of Art and Design (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Timothy will travel within 40 miles of South Pasadena, CA 91030.