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Private Art Lesson with Award Winning NYC Artist Laura Baran

New York, NY , United States

About Your Host

Laura Baran has been painting in New York City since 1996 and lives and works in Manhattan. Born in New Jersey, Baran earned a BFA from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York, NY, and was awarded the Effie Bowie Award for excellence in painting from the NY Society of Illustrators. Ms. Baran’s illustration work for national clients includes La Mer, HaperCollins and Hay House. She has shown paintings in group exhibitions throughout the country and her work is held in private collections in the US, UK and Australia. Baran has years of art teaching experience through the organization she co-founded Arts & Dreams, Painting Lounge, and private art lessons. In her paintings, Baran is interested in how celebration effects the quality of life. Her work is rooted in emotional response to color, people and place, merging her passions of creativity and healing.

What we'll do

I will guide you on how to create a painting of anything you want. Show me your inspiration and I will share with you the techniques to create a painting of your dreams! Any style, any medium: acrylics, oils, watercolors or gouache. Your two hour art lesson will be personalized to meet your needs. Perfect for friends, families, couples, or college portfolio prep. Just bring your ideas and creativity. No art experience needed. Supplies are provided. Laura Baran is a New York City based artist with a BFA in Illustration from the Fashion Institute of Technology. Her work has won numerous awards, including Excellence in Painting from the New York City Society of Illustrators and the ranking of #1 Movie Poster of 2014 by TimeOut New York. "Grateful for Laura and how she helped my husband and I create beautiful art. She inspired us to commemorate 5 years of marriage in a very special way. Thank you!!!!!” – Liz Hernandez Majumder "She's the best." – Gene-Manuel Whirling



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    $90 USD

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    per person