I am a classically trained professional artist passionate about teaching painting and drawing.  My education includes an MFA from the New York Academy of Art and many years of Atelier training.  I have been teaching for the past six years, privately as well as a teaching assistant and substitute teacher at the Academy.  Currently I am a Museum Educator at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, MA.  I offer private lessons in my artist studio in Natick MA. For more details please see my resume and examples of my work above (click the thumbnail to see the entire image).  

My classes are customized to fit each students’ interest and skill level.   They include a variety of topics such as:

  • Cast Drawing
  • Color Theory
  • Design and Composition
  • Oil Painting Techniques
  • Intro to Watercolor
  • Human Anatomy
  • Portraiture
  • Still life
  • Seascapes

For more information or to sign up please contact me at livia.mosanu[at]gmail.com.  I look forward to sharing my knowledge with you and making great art together!

Examples of student work: