Although I am new to lessons.com, I have been teaching in certain ways to friends and family for a long time, techniques ranging from sketchbook to oil painting to stained glass to screen printing. I have a 1600 sq/ft studio in Olde Town Arvada.
the variety of the creative business, no two jobs are very much alike it seems.
Dennis is a great teacher! He does a wonderful job of explaining things. Not having an art background, I easily understood his guidance and instructions. He is wonderful with people of all ages as I have experienced and witnessed him coaching a range of ages.
Identify the techniques and styles that the student is seeking, then create a plan, from beginners to advanced. I have the ability to mimick many styles from photo realism to impressionism so to adjust a program depending on the goals is part of the fun.
I have been a freelance designer, illustrator, photographer and screen printer for the past 20 years.
I am new to teaching so I am in the process of creating my pricing system.
As I mentioned earlier I have been teaching friends and family various techniques from drawing to painting to screen printing here in my studio for many years.
Teaching an elementary student how to screen print her drawing onto t-shirts for her school. She was all smiles!
Just to make sure the teachers portfolio impresses you, it's natural for a student to emulate a teachers style.
What is realstic in terms of timeline, people learn and develop at different speeds and being on the same page from day one is going to be best for all.