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Caitlin D.

Saint Charles, IL

$35/hour

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Belmont University - Nashville
Art History
The University of Warwick, UK
Master's

Education

Belmont University - Nashville (Art History)

The University of Warwick, UK (Master's)

About Caitlin

My name is Caitlin, I have recently completed my MA in the History and Business of Art and Collecting from the University of Warwick in the UK. I am originally from St. Charles and attended a High School where I graduated with the highest honors. From there I attended University of San Diego and studied Marine Science. After 2 years I transferred to Belmont University and changed majors to Art History and French. While at Belmont, I frequently led study sessions for my classmates to prepare for exams. I then moved to Paris to begin my MA studying the history of art collecting. I lived in Paris and London for two and a half years completing my MA and working as a nanny for children aged 6 and 10. I helped them with reading and writing homework daily, along with other duties such as cooking dinner and basic chores.

I do have experience studying Science, although I am most comfortable with the Humanities, such as English, History, Literature, Art, and Theology. I love studying and finding fun ways to remember facts; I am a big fan of color coordinating my notes, making flashcards, and coming up with mnemonic devices to help remember tricky subjects. I love to read, I am a huge Harry Potter fan! Additionally, my academic interests include 19th century Irish history, 19th century American history, specifically Chicago history, and Art History ranging from 15th-19th century.

Since Art History is a reading and writing intensive subject, I have spent many hours poring over academic literature, writing, and editing my own papers. Additionally, I spend a lot of free time reading on my own, and have amassed a wide range of vocabulary. I also helped edit my sister's writing whenever she needed my assistance in high school and college.

I am looking forward to helping any student who needs my help. I am positive, enthusiastic, dedicated, and excited to begin this journey! Feel free to contact me.
My name is Caitlin, I have recently completed my MA in the History and Business of Art and Collecting from the University of Warwick in the UK. I am originally from St. Charles Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Saint Charles, IL 60175
In-person lessons
Art:
Architecture, Art History,
Art Theory
English:
Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History, European History, Geography, Religion
Elementary Education:
Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Art History

I am qualified to tutor this subject because I hold a BA and a MA in Art History. I specialized in Western European Art History and 19th century American art collecting practices. I regularly led study sessions during college for my classmates to prepare for upcoming exams. I found the best way to study for Art History was to make slides of each work of art and test myself on how much I could recall about the specific work, including artist, time created, art movement, material used, its role in art history, who commissioned the work or where it was displayed, etc.

Belmont University - Nashville
Art History
The University of Warwick, UK
Master's

Education

Belmont University - Nashville (Art History)

The University of Warwick, UK (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Caitlin will travel within 15 miles of Saint Charles, IL 60175.