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Alec Y.

Brooklyn, NY

$35/hour

Alec - Illustrator & Art Teacher

In-person lessons

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School of Visual Arts
Illustration
Pratt Phoenix School of Design
Other

Education

School of Visual Arts (Illustration)

Pratt Phoenix School of Design (Other)

About Alec

With my artistic talents I've been able to work with special needs children, ages ranging from 3 to 5, helping them to use any knowledge they may have about arts and crafts. Sometimes the child gets distracted looking at what other children are doing, I redirect them and have the child focus on what he/she is doing. Once the child focuses on their work, it shows, that they done a great job, and the child feels proud. When the child feels proud, and they show their parents, parents feel proud also.

I studied art at Pratt Phoenix School of Design, graduated with a Associates Degree (AOS)in Illustration. Several years later, I went back to school, studied at School of Visual Arts, and graduated with a Bachelors of Fine Art degree (BFA).

As a part of my most recent job as a Paraprofessional, at Brooklyn Prospect Charter School, I did portraits of few 6th and 7th grade students. They said, "You are awesome, that looks just like me," describing their pictures. A video of the portraits and the students' responses are available upon request.
With my artistic talents I've been able to work with special needs children, ages ranging from 3 to 5, helping them to use any knowledge they may have about arts and crafts. Sometimes the child gets distracted looking at what other children are doing, I redirect them and have Read more

Policies
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11226
In-person lessons
Art:
Drawing, Painting

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School of Visual Arts
Illustration
Pratt Phoenix School of Design
Other

Education

School of Visual Arts (Illustration)

Pratt Phoenix School of Design (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Travel policy

Alec will travel within 20 miles of Brooklyn, NY 11226.