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Tayler O.
50/hour

Traditionally and Digitally trained Visual Development Artist

Some of my educational backgrounds include Laguna College of Art and Design, Watts Atelier, New Masters Academy, and Schoolism.org. Outside of industry work I have sold commissioned oil paintings for prices ranging $500-$1000 through... read more

50/hour
5.0 (33)
229 hours tutoring
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Some of my educational backgrounds include Laguna College of Art and Design, Watts Atelier, New Masters Academy, and Schoolism.org. Outside of industry work I have sold commissioned oil paintings for prices ranging $500-$1000 through... read more

Allison M.
40/hour

Credentialed Art and Photography Teacher with 10+ Years of Teaching

Watercolors, tempera, and acrylic are my favorite kinds of paint! Received my B.A. in Art Studio with an emphasis in Printmaking in 1995 from California State University Chico. Now have my teaching credential in art through California State... read more

40/hour
4.9 (8)
26 hours tutoring
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Watercolors, tempera, and acrylic are my favorite kinds of paint! Received my B.A. in Art Studio with an emphasis in Printmaking in 1995 from California State University Chico. Now have my teaching credential in art through California State... read more

Frances S.
100/hour

MFA in historic painting techniques and contemporary practices

Thus, I help students meet their own goals, each realizing a different ambition through paint. In customized lessons, I teach painting from the following perspectives: -contemporary painting techniques like "process... read more

100/hour
5.0 (760)
2,342 hours tutoring
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Thus, I help students meet their own goals, each realizing a different ambition through paint. In customized lessons, I teach painting from the following perspectives: -contemporary painting techniques like "process... read more

Jason H.
70/hour

Digital Art Instructor with emphasis in 2D and 3D animation

I have taught many collegiate level art classes at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Columbia College, DePaul University, The Illinois Institute of Art, and Tribeca Flashpoint College. I paint and draw regularly and enjoy... read more

70/hour
5.0 (183)
623 hours tutoring
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I have taught many collegiate level art classes at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Columbia College, DePaul University, The Illinois Institute of Art, and Tribeca Flashpoint College. I paint and draw regularly and enjoy... read more

Skye G.
80/hour

Quarantine Blues? Drawing, Painting, Custom Creative Projects

I work with college students, adults, and highly motivated junior high and high schoolers to improve abilities in drawing, painting, collage and sculpture, and to develop a vocabulary to express ideas. These skills can be applied toward... read more

80/hour
4.9 (130)
404 hours tutoring
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I work with college students, adults, and highly motivated junior high and high schoolers to improve abilities in drawing, painting, collage and sculpture, and to develop a vocabulary to express ideas. These skills can be applied toward... read more

Lauren B.
30/hour

Lifelong Artist and Graphic Designer

I have been interested in painting from a young age. While earning my bachelor's degree in Digital Multimedia Design, I took classes related to design principles, traditional artwork, and digital illustration. I have shown my... read more

30/hour
5.0 (19)
69 hours tutoring
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I have been interested in painting from a young age. While earning my bachelor's degree in Digital Multimedia Design, I took classes related to design principles, traditional artwork, and digital illustration. I have shown my... read more

Miranda H.
30/hour

Experienced ESL/Humanities tutor for people of all ages.

I am most knowledgeable in the following subjects: History- British, Medieval, French, United States, Ancient Near East, Human Rights topics Art History- Byzantine, Etruscan, Aegean, Baroque, Russian, Meso-American Art- Painting... read more

30/hour
5.0 (29)
68 hours tutoring
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I am most knowledgeable in the following subjects: History- British, Medieval, French, United States, Ancient Near East, Human Rights topics Art History- Byzantine, Etruscan, Aegean, Baroque, Russian, Meso-American Art- Painting... read more

Kelly K.
50/hour

Exhibiting Artist with Masters Degree and 10+ Years Teaching Art

My teaching experience in painting started in 2006, and I have taught painting to students in a variety of settings. My greatest expertise is in acrylic and oil painting. However, I also have experience and have taught... read more

50/hour
5.0 (12)
21 hours tutoring
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My teaching experience in painting started in 2006, and I have taught painting to students in a variety of settings. My greatest expertise is in acrylic and oil painting. However, I also have experience and have taught... read more

Ian P.
45/hour

Expert Drawing and Painting (digital and traditional)

I hold a BFA in sculpture from the Rhode Island School of Design, an MFA in studio art from UC San Diego, and I am an alumnus of the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. I have taught painting and drawing to both... read more

45/hour
5.0 (12)
23 hours tutoring
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I hold a BFA in sculpture from the Rhode Island School of Design, an MFA in studio art from UC San Diego, and I am an alumnus of the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. I have taught painting and drawing to both... read more

Karim S.
27/hour

Masters in Fine Art

2018 Masters in Fine Art - Otis College of Art and Design. I have been teaching art since 2003, including Painting. read more

27/hour
4.9 (88)
268 hours tutoring
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2018 Masters in Fine Art - Otis College of Art and Design. I have been teaching art since 2003, including Painting. read more

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How would you define Painting in your own words?
Painting is the most releasing activity I know. It allows me to create beautiful imaginative works, and bring to life places that a photograph can only begin to capture. But it does not happen simply. It is a process. Like science, I take specific steps to create my work. And if you follow these... read more
Painting is the most releasing activity I know. It allows me to create beautiful imaginative works, and bring to life places that a photograph can... read more
Answered • 06/07/18

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How would you define Painting in your own words?
Painting is the creation of images on paper or canvas with a variety of media, including watercolor, oil and acrylic. It can range from Realism, the capturing of an exact likeness of something, to Abstract, the application of color and shapes that don't attempt to present a likeness of anything.... read more
Painting is the creation of images on paper or canvas with a variety of media, including watercolor, oil and acrylic. It can range from Realism,... read more
Answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Painting in your own words?
Painting can be gratifying on many levels. Even the opportunity to manipulate colors in this most fluid way is satisfying. The gestures of applying them an be exhilarating and are deeply personal. Then there's the delight of directly creating an image with your own hands. It's intellectually... read more
Painting can be gratifying on many levels. Even the opportunity to manipulate colors in this most fluid way is satisfying. The gestures of applying... read more
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Don R. answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Painting in your own words?
Painting is putting marks on paper, canvas or an object, using colored liquids. The reasons for painting something vary from wishing to protect a finish from air, water or other elements, to the execution of a complicated, illusionistic or abstract work of art for the purpose of viewing,... read more
Painting is putting marks on paper, canvas or an object, using colored liquids. The reasons for painting something vary from wishing to protect a... read more
Answered • 03/20/18