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Private Lessons

Create a unique artwork in a guided setting!

Private lessons are a perfect option for anyone wanting to sharpen their art skills or even just wanting a little structured time to create.  Each class will be designed to meet your personal interests and goals!

Basic Information
  • All ages and experience levels welcome!

  • Flexibility on lesson length and frequency

  • Virtual classes from ANYWHERE

  • In person classes available in the DC Metro Area (on-site locations may require an additional travel fee.)

  • COVID precautions will be taken.

  • 40$ per hour

  • Discounts are available for classes with 2 individuals or more.

  • Discounts are available if you wish to become a regular student. (4+ classes booked in advance. Email me for more information.)

Enjoy private instruction on a variety of topics:
  • The 7 elements of art​

  • The elements of design

  • Easy art projects for kids

  • Preparation for AP art portfolio submissions

  • Using art as a therapeutic outlet

  • Cultivating wellness by pairing art and yoga

  • Printmaking

  • Painting

  • Drawing

  • Book making

  • 3D design

  • Interpreting and critiquing works of art

What is a typical class like?

While each class is unique, most classes will involve the following:

  • a brief warm-up activity

  • An introduction and/or demonstration of  new information.

  • Examples and inspiration from Artists past and present

  • Time to work on application of new material (assignments/projects/etc)

  • Conversations to detect artistic strengths, to encourage self expression, and to encourage artistic growth.