Artist: Christopher Gallego, "PLatter, 2001, Oil on board, 12 x 15 in., Private Collection, Acton, MA

Success in painting comes down to two things:

The ability to see,
and the ability to handle paint.

Master those things
and you’ll become unstoppable.


For intermediate and advanced painters.

These informal, one-on-one conversations are customized for any aspect of your artwork or career.

Email me 6-8 images of your work for review.

If it looks like a good fit, we'll schedule a one-hour Phone or Zoom Video call.

After class,  you'll receive a follow-up email covering the main points, or a recording if preferred.

$85 for the hour ·Paypal Accepted
(Classes and Tuition May be Shared)

Christopher Gallego, Teapot, 1997, Oil on board, 9 x 12 in., Private Collection

Topics Covered

Edge Work
Advancing and receding forms
Editing, reworking, & finishing
Beginning & advancing your art career

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Fortunate New Yorkers have a great artist to study opportunity not to be missed!

~ Dean Fisher

Christopher Gallego, the instructor, is a true artist and coach, sharing generously in his quiet and gentle manner.

~ Leah Tewari

Definitely recommend this to anyone lucky enough to be in the NY area.

~ Tracy Everly

I always look forward to talking with Christopher.

Not only has my painting improved, but I’m also learning so much about presenting myself more professionally ...

Christopher is helping me move beyond the serious amateur stage to exhibiting and selling my work regularly.
~ Wendy Prather Burwell