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Peter W. Near Washington, DC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Peter W.
50/hour

Near Washington, DC

Multi-disciplinary Designer with a background in Architecture

...media graphics, email and packaging design, for clients across the globe. Outside of my professional work, I have honed my drawing skills through many years of life drawing. ... See Peter's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (16)
4 hours tutoring Drawing out of 26 hours
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...media graphics, email and packaging design, for clients across the globe. Outside of my professional work, I have honed my drawing skills through many years of life drawing. ... See Peter's full profile

Tatyana K. Near Washington, DC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tatyana K.
60/hour

Near Washington, DC

Anatomy, Physiology, Microbiology, Algebra, TEAS, Russian, Drawing

Finally, several of my students earned really high scores on their TOEFL exam, especially those whose native language is Russian or Slavic-based. Some students need coaching with test anxiety; I can help! Believe it or not, I am a good artist and enjoy teaching drawing to younger students in my free time. My... See Tatyana's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (104)
2 hours tutoring Drawing out of 472 hours
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Finally, several of my students earned really high scores on their TOEFL exam, especially those whose native language is Russian or Slavic-based. Some students need coaching with test anxiety; I can help! Believe it or not, I am a good artist and enjoy teaching drawing to younger students in my free time. My... See Tatyana's full profile

Donna B. Near Washington, DC, available for in-person tutoring
Donna B.
60/hour

Near Washington, DC

Donna: English, Spanish, Math, and More!

I have taken many art classes and have learned a lot about the art of drawing. I have taken classes in perspective, life drawing, and still life. I have also used many media for drawing, including pencils, charcoal, chalk, pastels, markers, and pen and ink. I enjoy art and drawing and would... See Donna's full profile

60/hour
4.8 (47)
283 hours tutoring
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I have taken many art classes and have learned a lot about the art of drawing. I have taken classes in perspective, life drawing, and still life. I have also used many media for drawing, including pencils, charcoal, chalk, pastels, markers, and pen and ink. I enjoy art and drawing and would... See Donna's full profile

Arundhati P. Near Washington, DC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Arundhati P.
65/hour

Near Washington, DC

College Portfolio Prep, English, Math, Web Design, Adobe Software

After I transferred to an International Baccalaureate program, I scored a 6 in Higher Level IB Art. In university, I am in practice of character design, figure drawing, landscapes, contouring and more. My skills range from observational drawings of still life and figure drawing, to landscapes and... See Arundhati's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (243)
49 hours tutoring Drawing out of 883 hours
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After I transferred to an International Baccalaureate program, I scored a 6 in Higher Level IB Art. In university, I am in practice of character design, figure drawing, landscapes, contouring and more. My skills range from observational drawings of still life and figure drawing, to landscapes and... See Arundhati's full profile

Alexandra B. Washington, DC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexandra B.
70/hour

Washington, DC

Georgetown English + Art, Grad Student, Freelance Artist, Writer

I am hoping to work in film and television, particularly in the field of satire. I have had several years' worth of experience tutoring students of all ages in beginning, intermediate, and advanced art and drawing both in person and online. I have had work published by BBC News, BBC Books, Puffin Books, the... See Alexandra's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (44)
33 hours tutoring Drawing out of 183 hours
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I am hoping to work in film and television, particularly in the field of satire. I have had several years' worth of experience tutoring students of all ages in beginning, intermediate, and advanced art and drawing both in person and online. I have had work published by BBC News, BBC Books, Puffin Books, the... See Alexandra's full profile

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Kimberly D.
30/hour

Certified Art Teacher from the USA with Hands-on Experience

I studied Art Education at Southern Connecticut State University. During my studies, I took 3 Drawing classes, 5 Painting classes, Art Theory, and 3 Art History classes. I focus on proportions of the body and face, landscapes, perspective... See Kimberly's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (223)
139 hours tutoring Drawing out of 798 hours
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I studied Art Education at Southern Connecticut State University. During my studies, I took 3 Drawing classes, 5 Painting classes, Art Theory, and 3 Art History classes. I focus on proportions of the body and face, landscapes, perspective... See Kimberly's full profile

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Erica F.
35/hour

Drawing

I have been drawing for 12 years now, traditionally and digitally and have received formal education in this subject at the high school and undergraduate level. I have extensive experience in the following drawing mediums: pencil,... See Erica's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (3)
3 hours tutoring Drawing out of 11 hours
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I have been drawing for 12 years now, traditionally and digitally and have received formal education in this subject at the high school and undergraduate level. I have extensive experience in the following drawing mediums: pencil,... See Erica's full profile

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David C.
35/hour

Drawing Tutor

I have taught Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Drawing. I teach Drawing with Digital Media, such as Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. I am currently a Teaching Artist with the Dallas Independent School District, and have previously... See David's full profile

35/hour
4.9 (346)
866 hours tutoring Drawing out of 1,691 hours
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I have taught Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Drawing. I teach Drawing with Digital Media, such as Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. I am currently a Teaching Artist with the Dallas Independent School District, and have previously... See David's full profile

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Anna J.
45/hour

painting, drawing, elementary reading, spelling, vocabulary

I am also creating small acrylic hand-painted ornaments of animals, that I am selling locally through Perennial Homes. The key to good drawing, is good observation, and the ability to 'see' the shapes that make up an object.... See Anna's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (449)
1,066 hours tutoring Drawing out of 3,406 hours
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I am also creating small acrylic hand-painted ornaments of animals, that I am selling locally through Perennial Homes. The key to good drawing, is good observation, and the ability to 'see' the shapes that make up an object.... See Anna's full profile

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Mary C.
45/hour

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration with 8 years drawing experience

I have completed 4 years of college level drawing courses. These ranged from loose, figure drawings to full, technical illustrations. I am experienced in a wide variety of mediums and styles and am especially proficient at... See Mary's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (206)
306 hours tutoring Drawing out of 649 hours
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I have completed 4 years of college level drawing courses. These ranged from loose, figure drawings to full, technical illustrations. I am experienced in a wide variety of mediums and styles and am especially proficient at... See Mary's full profile

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Kirby L.
45/hour

Professional illustrator with experience in the animation industry

Not only have I been drawing all my life, but I have learned from some of the best artists in the entertainment industry who have designed the characters/environments in some of the best selling blockbuster films/games. They have... See Kirby's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (795)
156 hours tutoring Drawing out of 1,772 hours
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Not only have I been drawing all my life, but I have learned from some of the best artists in the entertainment industry who have designed the characters/environments in some of the best selling blockbuster films/games. They have... See Kirby's full profile

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Youngkeun S.
46/hour

Drawing Teacher with +16 years of Teaching Experience

Also, I have taught and set up for life figure drawing class with live models which needs advance drawing skill to take the course. I am able to teach the figure drawing lesson both in-person and through online. See Youngkeun's full profile

46/hour
5.0 (552)
19 hours tutoring Drawing out of 1,627 hours
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Also, I have taught and set up for life figure drawing class with live models which needs advance drawing skill to take the course. I am able to teach the figure drawing lesson both in-person and through online. See Youngkeun's full profile

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Gayle B.
50/hour

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drawing and Painting. Characters and Nature.

I have a BFA in Drawing and Painting. I love to draw birds, flowers, animals, and popular characters like pokemon, chibis, and kawaii figures. I like using pencils, permanent markers, and water media, as well as Tombo markers, and... See Gayle's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (19)
35 hours tutoring Drawing out of 66 hours
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I have a BFA in Drawing and Painting. I love to draw birds, flowers, animals, and popular characters like pokemon, chibis, and kawaii figures. I like using pencils, permanent markers, and water media, as well as Tombo markers, and... See Gayle's full profile

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David J.
50/hour

Drawing/Cartooning instructor.

I am an internationally recognized artist. I have been exhibiting my drawings for the past 10 years. I have both a BFA and a MFA in studio art. See David's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (26)
36 hours tutoring Drawing out of 42 hours
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I am an internationally recognized artist. I have been exhibiting my drawings for the past 10 years. I have both a BFA and a MFA in studio art. See David's full profile

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Allison M.
50/hour

Credentialed Art and Photography Teacher with 10+ Years of Teaching

I began drawing over 25 years ago! I received my B.A. in Art Studio with an emphasis in Printmaking in 1995 from California State University Chico. Now I have my teaching credential in art through California State University San Francisco... See Allison's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (388)
612 hours tutoring Drawing out of 1,774 hours
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I began drawing over 25 years ago! I received my B.A. in Art Studio with an emphasis in Printmaking in 1995 from California State University Chico. Now I have my teaching credential in art through California State University San Francisco... See Allison's full profile

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Karim S.
55/hour

Fun and Patient Art Teacher

We follow their path of interest and I make sure to cover the fundamentals of the subject and adapt the content to their educational needs. I have a basic drawing course that I've developed combining exercises from... See Karim's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (351)
1,012 hours tutoring Drawing out of 1,501 hours
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We follow their path of interest and I make sure to cover the fundamentals of the subject and adapt the content to their educational needs. I have a basic drawing course that I've developed combining exercises from... See Karim's full profile

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Leslie G.
55/hour

Drawing teacher with 10 years experience

I have a degree in fine arts with an emphasis in graphic design. I have taught drawing, painting, ceramics and many other mediums in the classroom and privately to students of all ages. I enjoy seeing students have that aha moment when... See Leslie's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (219)
746 hours tutoring Drawing out of 1,151 hours
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I have a degree in fine arts with an emphasis in graphic design. I have taught drawing, painting, ceramics and many other mediums in the classroom and privately to students of all ages. I enjoy seeing students have that aha moment when... See Leslie's full profile

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Michael C.
55/hour

Drawing The Figure from Imagination

My focus has been on drawing people and the human figure. I attended Cranbrook Art Institute, Minneapolis College of Art and Design and have studied anatomy for artists. I have drawn daily since my teens and focus primarily on... See Michael's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (14)
38 hours tutoring
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My focus has been on drawing people and the human figure. I attended Cranbrook Art Institute, Minneapolis College of Art and Design and have studied anatomy for artists. I have drawn daily since my teens and focus primarily on... See Michael's full profile

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Jennifer P.
65/hour

Illustrator Specializing in Traditional Drawing & Paper Art

I began taking drawing classes at the age of 6 and continued to study art throughout primary school. I have a Master of Fine Arts degree and a BA in Scientific Illustration and currently work as a teaching artist and a freelance... See Jennifer's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (150)
658 hours tutoring Drawing out of 716 hours
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I began taking drawing classes at the age of 6 and continued to study art throughout primary school. I have a Master of Fine Arts degree and a BA in Scientific Illustration and currently work as a teaching artist and a freelance... See Jennifer's full profile

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Kathleen S. K.
75/hour

Professional Artist 10+ Years Teaching All Aspects of Art

...students into their top art colleges. Mastery in studio and plein air painting (oils, acrylics, watercolor, ink) Mastery in drawing, illustration and human anatomy (charcoal, pen, pencil) ceramics (hand building, throwing and decorative brushwork). Professional... See Kathleen S.'s full profile

75/hour
5.0 (13)
23 hours tutoring Drawing out of 81 hours
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...students into their top art colleges. Mastery in studio and plein air painting (oils, acrylics, watercolor, ink) Mastery in drawing, illustration and human anatomy (charcoal, pen, pencil) ceramics (hand building, throwing and decorative brushwork). Professional... See Kathleen S.'s full profile

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Kelly K.
82/hour

Masters in Fine Art with 10+ Years of Teaching Experience

I am a teacher that is incredibly passionate about teaching drawing skills. My experience includes teaching students at every drawing level. I have taught drawing in a variety of medias. These include charcoal... See Kelly's full profile

82/hour
5.0 (229)
300 hours tutoring Drawing out of 1,088 hours
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I am a teacher that is incredibly passionate about teaching drawing skills. My experience includes teaching students at every drawing level. I have taught drawing in a variety of medias. These include charcoal... See Kelly's full profile

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Stacy S.
90/hour

Visual Design Expert in Graphic and Website Design

I've been drawing since I was a child and have taken drawing classes in school all my life. In college, I learned how to draw using charcoal (my favorite), graphite, alpha hi grays, chalk pastels, and pencils. I've... See Stacy's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (53)
2 hours tutoring Drawing out of 337 hours
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I've been drawing since I was a child and have taken drawing classes in school all my life. In college, I learned how to draw using charcoal (my favorite), graphite, alpha hi grays, chalk pastels, and pencils. I've... See Stacy's full profile

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Skye G.
120/hour

MFA Specializing in Foundational Drawing Skills

I have my Masters of Fine Art including a background in traditional drawing, and my students learn drawing skills based on observation by drawing from still lifes, architecture, landscape, and the figure, using charcoal, ink,... See Skye's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (234)
407 hours tutoring Drawing out of 827 hours
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I have my Masters of Fine Art including a background in traditional drawing, and my students learn drawing skills based on observation by drawing from still lifes, architecture, landscape, and the figure, using charcoal, ink,... See Skye's full profile

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David B.
125/hour

College Art Professor with 15+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have been teaching art at the college level for over 15 years. I've taught life drawing classes at the Art Institute of San Diego, CA. I also teach human anatomy sculpting classes where we use ZBrush to digitally sculpt the human... See David's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (388)
196 hours tutoring Drawing out of 1,460 hours
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I have been teaching art at the college level for over 15 years. I've taught life drawing classes at the Art Institute of San Diego, CA. I also teach human anatomy sculpting classes where we use ZBrush to digitally sculpt the human... See David's full profile

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Beneta L.
35/hour

Digital Illustrator

...portfolio available for review. I am familiar with concepts such as perspective, background work, color theory, figure drawing, and character design. I am a part of a close-knit art community where we do have constructive feedback sessions regarding... See Beneta's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (41)
62 hours tutoring Drawing out of 82 hours
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...portfolio available for review. I am familiar with concepts such as perspective, background work, color theory, figure drawing, and character design. I am a part of a close-knit art community where we do have constructive feedback sessions regarding... See Beneta's full profile

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