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Tuesday C.

6 Reviews
Van Nuys, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Fashion Design & Merchandising from American College for the Applied Arts
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Tuesday C.

6 Reviews
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I teach each student at their own level and help them turn their dreams into reality.

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Sewing & Fashion Designer to the Stars Tutor

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Layla L.
Tuesday is a wonderful teacher and very patient with children and beginners. She is also very creative and gives you lots of idea about what to design and sew! !
Dakota G.
Tuesday was fabulous! My daughter had a great first lesson. She made a pair of pajama bottoms. She can’t wait until next weeks lesson.
Carly
Amazing experience. Tuesday really is the best teacher.
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Athan S.

17 Reviews
Santa Monica, CA
Starting at $150
  • Speaks Spanish, French, Mandarin, Latin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • MBA from Yale University
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Athan S.

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Yale MBA and Cornell BA and former professional poker player. I paid my way through undergrad and grad school playing and teaching poker (both online and live).

About Athan

- Yale MBA and Cornell BA - Expert in international business - have built 7 businesses myself, around the world - Former professional poker player - Former Cornell Varsity tennis player - Fluent in Spanish and proficient in French I've been tutoring since I was 8 years old (yes, 8 years old!

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Cindy
A terrific coach. Athan is patient, upbeat and professional.
Highly recommended and anyone would be lucky to have him as their instructor.
Cat
Enjoyed it and learned a lot—thanks, Athan!
Monty
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Atousa P.

18 Reviews
Encino, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Farsi, Russian
  • Awarded World Youth Champion from International Chess Federation
  • Teaching since 2006
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Atousa P.

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Learn Chess from a Woman Chess Grand Master!

She's been teaching chess from beginner to advanced level for more than 10 years.
She's been playing chess professionally Since 1996.

About Atousa

Becoming the world youth champion at 12 and chess Grand Master at 20, would have never been possible without receiving the best chess lessons from my trainers and coaches. Everyone needs guidance in chess, I’m here to share my knowledge with you. Despite being a professional chess player since I

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Maureen
Fabulous!
Matthew
Had a great first lesson. Can't wait for the next two!
Paul touchette
Great experience

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Victor Z.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Victor Z.

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0-15 minutes. Review homework.
16-30 minutes. Learn a new theory (strategy, tactics, endgame, openings, etc).
31-60 minute. Analyze your own games or the ones played by the grand-masters and chess champions and reinforce your knowledge.

About Victor

I am International Chess Master with FIDE ELO 2402. Played more than 100 tournaments and also professionally in the German team championship I did play for Frankfurt for about 7 years. Coaching students on how to play chess for over 20 years. If you like you are welcome to google my fide ID: 139003

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Aakriti
Really great teacher.
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I learned a lot of principles in chess that I never learned before from previous chess teachers. Vic is a great teacher and makes the class very interactive.
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J. Paul W.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor or Fine Arts and Masters degree in Art Education from Huntingdon College and University of Montevallo
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J. Paul W.

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Will teach hand-building techniques from simple coil, slab and pinch methods to human bust sculpture

About J. Paul

Teaching art has always been my passion and my students respond well to me and my teaching style. Many of my students have gone from not even knowing that they had any real artistic ability to going on to pursue college level art or pursueing artistic careers. I have students from years ago that w

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William B.
Great Lesson! Enjoyed my time immensely. I would recommend Paul without reservation!
William B.
Superb first lesson. Will be taking more!
Byron
Great start. Very informative and fun to learn.

Sandy Q.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Mandarin, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2004
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Sandy Q.

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About Sandy

Having taught Chinese Language Skills in the private sector, primary, secondary and college institutions for a number of years in China, has not only given me great confidence to teach in a classroom setting, but has inherently brought an instructor comfort that feels natural to me. In addition, f

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Walker
My kids are enjoying leaning Chinese!
Jackie G.
My daughter had a great experience and is looking forward to the next lesson.
Nolan M.
Ms. Qi is a very accessible and diligent teacher. My son can be difficult, but she found ways to quickly connect with him and get him to open up. She accommodated his need for assistance with his regular work, but encouraged us to "start again" with Chinese which is probably a good idea. Very much appreciate her experience and enthusiasm.

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"Marta was very knowledgeable and patient! Her teaching style fits well with my skill set."
Pam Parker
Took Bridge lessons from Marta B.
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"As a high rated 1500+ player, Danial was able to teach many new things about my openings and how I ca imrpove. Great coach!"
Dean
Took Chess lessons from Danial A.
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"My two sons loved their first several lessons! Sam’s very engaging and makes chess fun-will be back from more lessons :) A++++ chess instructor"
Jeff
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"Mr. Siddharth is a good chess teacher with patience. My son enjoyed to learn chess from him."
Lillian
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"my 8 yo son is a beginner. Eric was very nice and patient.
easy to follow instructions and promotes thinking behind every move.
great fun. highly recommend."
joseph
Took Chess lessons from Eric S.
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"Mya is a wonderful teacher and very patient with her students. My 10 year old daughter just started taking lessons with her and she loves it. Mya is exactly what I was looking for in a teacher for her!"
Clara
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Erin is very knowledgable about crocheting , smart, and pleasant. I got what I wanted to learn about out of this lesson. Gauge & Learning how to read a pattern."
Shari Binkney
Took Crocheting lessons from Erin R.
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"She had a PowerPoint ready on the technique I wanted to learn."
Tori
Took Sewing lessons from Lily S.
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"She is so patient and thorough with her lessons. Things that I’ve had issues with in the past made sense when she went over them. I highly recommend"
Abigail
Took Sewing lessons from Rosemary O.
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"Vena is a great teacher. She has a lot of knowledge and is good at explaining concepts in a way so things make sense. She goes out of her way to make sure I understand everything and she takes her time answering all my questions so I never feel rushed. It’s been very fun working with her and I look forward to many more lessons!"
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Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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