Private Art Lessons

From: $95   


Skokie, IL


Pending artists availability

Tap into your hidden artistic talent with help from a professional artist of 20 years in a creative and fun art studio.
  • Custom, one-on-one lesson tailored to your skill level and areas of interest
  • Cultivate technical expertise in drawing and painting
  • Learn diverse media ranging from pencil, watercolor, acrylic, and oil paints
  • Flexible approach provides for hands on participation as well as lecture and theory
  • Leave with a sense of accomplishment and a work of art to hang in your home!

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Enjoy and explore the experience of art with private instruction from your professional artist.

The aim of this instruction is to foster a passionate dedication to the extraordinary world of art as well as to cultivate technical expertise in drawing and painting. Using diverse media, including pencil, watercolor, tempera, and oil paints, you'll learn to draw still life, landscapes, human figures or portraits.

Lessons can also focus on the fundamentals of decorative and applied arts. This flexible approach can also be complemented by lectures on theory and art history.With over 20 years of teaching experience, your instructors look forward to learning your level of artistic background and working with you to expand your skills based on the goals and desires you have in the world of art.

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Essential Information:

  • All levels are welcome
  • Recommended for participants at least 13 years old with a passion for art
  • For small to medium sized canvases, most participants will leave with a completed work of art
  • Large canvases are not recommended for the 2-hour workshop
  • Supplies are not included

2 hours

Maximum Participants:
1-2 participants, depending on the option selected.

This lesson is for booked participants only.

Weather Dependent:
This experience is not weather dependent.

What to Wear:
Comfortable clothing is recommended.

Booking Information:
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 14 days in advance of intended date of use.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling a date and confirming a booking for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have received a booking confirmation, rescheduling is allowed up to 14 days prior to the experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and reschedule at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

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  1. Are supplies provided for the lesson?
    The instructor can provide basic supplies such as an easel, pencils, erasers and drawing paper.  If the student is interested in having a lesson for oil/acrylic/watercolor painting, which requires canvas or special paper, then the instructor can purchase the supplies for you for $30-$40.  Of course, you may bring your own supplies as well.

Customer Reviews:

  • Private Art Lessons

  • October 31, 2011

  • 4-half

  • Chicago

"It was a great session. I was early and they were accommodating. They were friendly, knowledgeable, and provided a positive experience. They spent the time to answer all my questions thoroughly and were encouraging."