Homepage
Tutoring jobs
$20/h
1st lesson free!
Verified teacher profile
Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by David
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • Basic computer
  • Photoshop
  • Graphic design
  • Illustrator
  • Web Design
  • Game Art Design
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • MBA
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Proficient
  • For children

Accomplished comic illustrator wants to teach you how to succeed in Adobe Photoshop!

Methodology

My class is either based on general lessons meant to introduce you to the functions and tools of Photoshop, or, if you have a specific project in mind, we can undergo a collaborative workshop experience to generate your project while simultaneously developing your skills.

Background

I have been a comic illustrator for well over a decade and have had many comics published. I work in Photoshop nearly every day and have a great many tips and techniques I have developed over the years that I am happy to share.

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson. : $20/h

Details

I require at least two hours notice of cancellation.

Lessons offered by David
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Basic computer
  • Photoshop
  • Graphic design
  • Illustrator
  • Web Design
  • Game Art Design
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • MBA
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Proficient
  • For children

David's resume

Education 
 
‚ĚĖ Graduated ‚ÄčWest Valley High School ‚Äčin ‚Äč2005¬† ‚ĚĖ Attended ‚ÄčMt. San Jacinto College‚Äč sporadically from ‚Äč1999 to 2008‚Äč during my general, pre-adult¬† education.¬† ‚ĚĖ Attended ‚ÄčMt. San Jacinto College‚Äč in ‚Äč2008‚Äč, graduated in ‚Äč2012‚Äč.¬† ‚ĚĖ Attended the ‚ÄčUniversity of California, Riverside‚Äč in ‚Äč2012‚Äč, graduated with a ‚ÄčBachelor‚Äôs degree in English
‚Äč in¬† 2015‚Äč.¬† ‚ĚĖ Attended ‚ÄčCalifornia State University San Marcos‚Äč in Fall ‚Äč2016‚Äč, graduated with an ‚ÄčM.A. in Literature and¬† Writing Studies
‚Äč in ‚Äč2018‚Äč.¬† Work Experience¬† ¬† Teaching: August 2018 - December 2018¬† I taught GEW 101B, a composition studies course, at CSUSM in the Fall of 2018.¬† Community Management: 2017 - Ongoing¬† I am currently a community manager and co-founder of the Comicadia online comic collective and¬† publisher.¬† Tutor Mentoring: Spring 2016 to Spring 2017 (one year term)¬† I served as a mentor and supervisor on the floor of the Learning Resource Center at Mt. San Jacinto¬† College.¬†¬† Tutoring: 2008 -2018¬† I have served as a Tutor Rank IV since 2010 at Mt. San Jacinto College‚Äôs Learning Resource Center.¬†¬† Self Publishing: 2010 - Ongoing¬† I have engaged in self publishing and marketing different media of own creation through revenue streams¬† such as merchandise, ads, crowdfunding, and convention sales and appearances.¬† Freelance Illustration and Writing: 2005 - Ongoing¬† I have engaged in ongoing work as a freelance illustrator and writer, creating work for individuals through¬† commissions to work for publishers including MTV Studios, Antarctic Press, and Radio Comix. I have also¬† contributed to many small press anthologies, mostly through drawing and writing comics.¬† Temp position: Early 2006 - Late 2007¬† I stood out as a temporary tester at an engineering firm through a job service. Duties included but were¬† not limited to: digital radiographic imaging, voltage and capacitor testing, and chemical coating electronic¬† components. Eventually I was tasked to design testing rigs to verify components of pacemakers and¬† missiles would carry proper voltage.¬†
Publication History 
¬† ‚ĚĖ I published a Master‚Äôs thesis: ‚ÄčDark Lens: Postcolonial Lovecraftian Interactive Fiction
‚Äč in 2018 at CSUSM¬† ‚ĚĖ I have published various independent and small press comic publications: 2006 - Present; Most recently¬† was ‚ÄčCosmic Dash Vol. 1
‚Äč for Jarlidium Press in 2018¬† ‚ĚĖ I have written several comic publications for Nickelodeon magazine: 2010 - 2012¬† ‚ĚĖ I have written and illustrated several publications for Antarctic Press and Radio Comix: 2009 - 2012¬†
Conferences 
¬† ‚ĚĖ Presented at the California State University San Marcos 2018 Spring Humanities Conference¬† ‚ĚĖ Presented at the 2018 Association of Colleges for Tutoring & Learning Assistance Conference in San¬† Diego on behalf of MSJC¬† ‚ĚĖ Presented at the 2017 California Community Colleges‚Äô Success Network Conference at Pasadena City¬† College on behalf of MSJC¬†
References 
 
References available upon request. 

Similar teachers

basic computer lessons close by? Here's a selection of teacher ads that you can check out.
Superprof can also suggest photoshop lessons to help you.
Learning isn't a problem, graphic design lessons for all!
Taking illustrator lessons has never been easier: you're going to learn new skills.

Hemet
Business and Educational Professional.Over ten years in Education. My motto is The Key to Life is in the Learning.
$25
William
  • (2 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I am a business and educational professional. I earned my Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile
Canyon Lake
Caring, compassionate, regular speak, computer teacher, wanting to help you today!
$75
STEVE
1st lesson free!

I am your friendly, neighborhood computer guy that can help you with your computer software challenges. I will take your...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile
Paris 4e, France
IT teacher for IT initiation, understanding and knowing, easy using your computer, tablet, smartphone, internet, google chrome, mozilla, safari and Apple, Macintosh of course - Paris
$24
Adrien
  • (17 reviews)
1st lesson free!

Writer - Teacher since 2015, holder of the animation reception leisure certificate and the director of leisure reception...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
Paris 6e, France
Create your online store coached by an expert trainer Prestashop
$65
Atlasseo
  • (61 reviews)
1st lesson free!

1. PRESENTATION The PRESTASHOP with Prestashop e-commerce, through its software and online resources on PrestaShop Addons 2....

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
Paris 18e, France
How to acquire the basics to become an ethical hacker? On Paris (face) or elsewhere (web)
$59
Laurent
  • (53 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I am a computer enthusiast. My classes are for those who want to discover this beautiful science. My teaching is based on...

Lessons by webcam Approved profile
Lyon 3e, France
Graduated Artist in France, Giving Serious digital painting/drawing courses, matte painting, concept art and photo editing (photoshop, illustrator, indesign)
$24
Niels
  • (14 reviews)
1st lesson free!

Hi, my name is Niels, private Art Teacher on Superprof since 1 year now, and gradueted in Art at Emile Cohl Private Art...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile
Roswell
Animation for Kids and Teens. I have been teaching for almost 12 years.
$35
Jessica
  • (2 reviews)
1st lesson free!

2011-2012 American Intercontinental University Atlanta, GA Maters in Education 2005-2007 Art Institute of Atlanta...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile
Guadalajara, Mexico
Computer Engineer offers classes of Excel and Analysis of data BI in metropolitan area of Guadalajara
$7
Armando
  • (15 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I like to teach in practice, developing and exercising what is explained, so I cover the different forms of learning:...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile
Paris 16e, France
Gives courses of creation of the websites on Wordpress, HTML, CSS, Zoning Sites in Paris
$32
Michelle
  • (9 reviews)

For my students who want to learn HTML and CSS, Im going to give a little presentation on the utilities of software like...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
Paris 16e, France
Expert in Microsoft Excel and computer beginners ramp-up. Adapt course from the basics to the advanced.
$41
Nathalie
  • (16 reviews)

If you are looking for a ramp-up course to develop your talents in Microsft Excel and learn the tricks and tips, you will...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile
Toorak, Australia
Blender and Maya artist gives lessons in fully creating 3D digital assets to prospective students.
$29
Joshua
  • (14 reviews)
1st lesson free!

My approach to teaching and lesson planning is customisation. Every lesson is tailored to the individual student or group,...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile
Colorado Springs
Independent Artist and Designer who works with Illustrator, Photoshop and Blender for 3D printing.
$15
Demian
1st lesson free!

I am interested in working with anyone who wants to learn how to create. I strive to make my lessons student driven by...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile
Paris 4e, France
Web designer graphic gives courses + webdesign + DTP (psd, ai, in, ae pr ...) + assistance to diplomas Paris
$36
Olivia
  • (15 reviews)
1st lesson free!

Graduated of the ESAT (School of Art and Technics of Paris), I am passionate about graphic design (print as well as web) and...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile
Monticello
Microsoft programs lessons offered by Microsoft Office Trainee in Monticello, Kentucky (Excel, Powerpoint, Word, and Outlook)
$12
Sam
1st lesson free!

I have been taking typing and Microsoft programs classes for 6 years now. I have taken college classes over Microsoft...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile
Trenton
Computer Programmer with more than 10 years programming experience who loves to teach
$25
Michele
1st lesson free!

Every person learns differently. I like to first determine which way a person learns best and teach accordingly. I like to...

Lessons by webcam In-person lessons Approved profile
at his home at your home By webcam
1 hour Not available $20 Not available
Request a lesson