AMANDA CHRISTINE STUDIO

Hi there! Thanks for stopping by to check out some of the lessons I offer. If you're here, chances are you're interested in learning a specific skill and my best advice to you is to start today! We all have to start somewhere, without practice we will never get to where we want to be. So come to my home studio and spend some time with me getting started today. Don't worry, these lessons were made for you! Come ready to ask questions and just have fun exploring a different medium, it will be a casual time of learning and creating. Hope to see you soon!


INTRODUCTION TO WATERCOLOR | 90mins

This lesson is perfect for anyone interested in learning how to paint with watercolors or beginning level artists! In this class, you will learn about the different kinds of watercolors and uses, the various types of brushes and uses, paper, and all of the techniques of applying watercolor. We will cover basic color theory and composition so that you will be able to mix colors and create an interesting painting! 

No experience necessary, all levels welcome. Min age recommended 12 yrs old.

After this lesson you should be able to:

  • understand the basic materials and how to use them
  • understand color theory and how to mix colors
  • understand how to incorporate techniques to create shapes and blending

one on one $60 | 2+ people $50 per person

Students will need to bring their own materials from the material list that will be provided before the lesson: these are student level materials that are affordable and can be shared if two or more people are coming together. 


INTRODUCTION TO HAND-LETTERING | 90MINS

In this lesson you will learn three types of hand-lettering: brush and ink, brush and watercolor, and "faux calligraphy" using a felt-tip pen. We will go over the materials and how to use them, basic structure of letters, and how to create a hand-lettered quote or phrase. 

No experience necessary, all levels welcome. Min age recommended 12 yrs old.

After this lesson you should be able to:

  • understand letter forms and structure
  • understand materials and how to use them
  • understand how to use techniques to create simple phrases and quotes

one on one $60 | 2+ people $50 per person

Students will need to bring their own materials from the material list that will be provided before the lesson: these are student level materials that are affordable and can be shared if two or more people are coming together. 


INTRODUCTION TO PHOTOGRAPHY | 90MINS

In this lesson you will learn tricks and techniques to improve your photography skills no matter what type of camera you have! We will go over aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and how to adjust them manually to create a well-exposed image. You will learn basic composition and lighting and the various set ups for different subjects. 

After this lesson you should be able to:

  • understand how to use your specific camera
  • understand basic techniques to create a well-exposed image
  • understand various tips for multiple subject uses

No experience necessary, all levels welcome. Min age recommended 12 yrs old.

one on one $60 | 2+ people $50 per person

Please bring the camera you would like to learn on and pen and paper to take notes. 


48 hour cancellation policy: There will be no refunds and no rescheduling opportunities within a 48 hour cancellation notice of any private lesson. Price paid in full upon booking lesson.