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I am a secondary Graphics, Photography, and IT teacher who offers private tutoring in graphic design, photography, WordPress, and Photoshop to youth and adults throughout the tri-cities area throughout the summer months.

I am an Adobe-certified graphic artist with Bachelor’s degrees in both Visual Arts and Education. Classes are available either in a one-on-one setting or with small groups, and can take place in-home or at an otherwise convenient location. Tutoring ranges from theoretical concepts to technical instruction in the subjects below.


– workflow management
– color correction
– detailed masking
– advanced photo-manipulation
– digital illustration


– understanding your camera
– exposure & depth of field
– shooting in semi-auto modes
– shooting in manual mode
– using controlled lighting


– color theory
– composition & layout
– aesthetics
– digital typography
– basics of web & print


– hosting and domain setup
– wordpress/cms development
– interface design theory
– basic html/css
– media management


– imagining your brand
– generating usable assets
– business cards & letterhead
– establishing guidelines
– relaunching/rebranding


– production planning
– audio capture & correction
– editing & post-production
– cinematography techniques
– screenplay development

There are also tutorials available for other Adobe software, including Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, and Premiere.

I am driven to challenge the limits of what can be learned within a limited time-frame and am always looking to make the learning process more effective and enjoyable. Please refer to my LinkedIn profile to learn more about my qualifications and specific work experiences. Please do not hesitate to contact me for more information.