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Olson J.

Elizabeth, NJ

$40/hour

Illustrator, Photoshop, Graphic Design and Drawing Tutoring

5+ Hours
Background check passed as of 8/30/14
4.8 average from 4 ratings
Great Tutor
— Helen, Livingston, NJ on 6/30/17

$40/Hour


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New Jersey City University
Art Graphic Design
Yes
Other

Education

New Jersey City University (Art Graphic Design)

Yes (Other)

About Olson

Dear Students, Parents and Professionals,

My name is Olson, I am a graphic designer with a Bachelor of Fine Art degree (graphic design specialization). I've been teaching Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop as well as traditional drawing and illustration for over five years. I teach high school students as well as elementary. I also teach adults and working professionals (i.e. interior and textile designers). I am passionate about the arts and all things creative. My goal is to help inspire students and cultivate their creativity so that they reach their creative goals. I look forward to creating with you!
Dear Students, Parents and Professionals,

My name is Olson, I am a graphic designer with a Bachelor of Fine Art degree (graphic design specialization). I've been teaching Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop as well as traditional drawing and illustration for over five years. I teach high school students as well as elementary. I also teach
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Policies
Cancellation
1 hour notice required

If your tutoring needs are urgent, i.e. work or school related, allow yourself at least a 2 hour session.

Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of Elizabeth, NJ 07208
Background Check: Passed

"Great Tutor"

- Helen, Livingston, NJ on 6/30/17

"Satisfied"

- Morty, Fort Lee, NJ on 8/28/16

"Very knowledgable, kind and patient"

- Natalie, Jersey City, NJ on 1/20/16

"Extremely helpful, understanding and knowledgable about subject matter, across programs & platforms"

- Vibha, Edison, NJ on 8/15/15

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Adobe Illustrator

I know how to use the pen tool in illustrator to create digital illustrations.

Adobe Photoshop

I am fluent in Photoshop and Illustrator and have a working knowledge of InDesign. I've designed book covers that were published using solely Photoshop and traditional illustration.

Desktop Publishing

I've worked as a graphic designer for several years, and I have a BFA degree in graphic design. Layout and arranging graphic elements for print production is second nature to me. I'm formally educated and experienced in this area. This is evidenced by my passing scores in Illustrator and Photoshop.

Drawing

I have a BFA degree with a graphic design major and multiple foundation classes in drawing and painting from New Jersey City University.

Graphic Design

I taught Graphic Design for about eight years on the high school level; two years at Newark Collegiate Academy and six years in the upward and college bound programs at Passaic County Community College. I worked as a freelance graphic designer for ten years. Examples of my work can be seen at Ojeanlouis.carbonmade.com.

New Jersey City University
Art Graphic Design
Yes
Other

Education

New Jersey City University (Art Graphic Design)

Yes (Other)

Great Tutor

My high school son had tutor with Mr. Olson J.for his graphic design class. Mr. Olson was available during Holiday. He had great knowledge and teaching skills. His rate was so reasonable,so everyone who needs graphic design tutor should call him. I will rate him 5 of 5 stars.

— Helen, Livingston, NJ on 6/30/17

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

If your tutoring needs are urgent, i.e. work or school related, allow yourself at least a 2 hour session.

Travel policy

Olson will travel within 40 miles of Elizabeth, NJ 07208.