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Anne-Louise M.

3 Reviews
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Anne-Louise M.

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You will learn how to sew for yourself and others. I will teach you all the tricks and short cuts I have learned over the years so you can sew quicker and achieve great results.

Basic use of sewing machine.
How to use pattern in sewing.
Hand sewing techniques.
Garment sewing construction.
Basic alterations to clothing.
Construction of children's clothing.

About Anne-Louise

I have been sewing ever since my wonderful Auntie Anne lent me her manual sewing machine one summer when I was a teenager. I sew clothes for myself, clients and even have an online store where I custom design clothes. I can teach you to make whatever you want. I will go at your pace so fear not eve

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Janai Gumbs
Great Teacher !
Anne-Louise explained everything I wanted to learn. Prior to the class I stated what topics I would like to cover and she did just that. she used examples and drawings to make my understanding much vivid. I look forward to having more classes with her.
Wynndi D.
Anne-Louise has a very intuitive approach to teaching which matched my kinesthetic learning style. She helped me learn how to use my machine and I will work on a project so she can help answer any questions at the next lesson. We were definitely a fit. Thanks.
Cynfi Shaw
Great Lesson! So patient and informative
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Eric S.

12 Reviews
Torrance, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches students 7 to 60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Eric S.

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You will have more confidence & fun when playing this great game after a few sessions whether your a beginner or more advanced.

About Eric

Hello Fellow Chess Players and Game Enthusiast, I can certainly help you not only to improve your game whether you are a astute active tournament player (for rating under 1500), wanting to be able to play a good game with your friends and/or rival, and/or just to have fun with this game whether you

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Anastasiya
Great teacher,my daughter likes him a lot.
Jing X.
Eric is an excellent chess teacher. He is very patient and knowledgable. My son is always looking forward to meet him for class. I will highly recommend him to teach young kids.
Larry H.
Great first lesson. Eric was very knowledgeable and helpful!
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Eli K.

2 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Arabic
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Awarded Winner of the City of Sydney Chess Championship from NSWCF
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Eli K.

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As soon as you get to understand chess well, you'll begin to see it's beauty and depth. Each game is an adventure. I love chess, and that is my perspective of the old and romantic game of kings and queens. I also enjoy teaching it that way, as it makes the game fun to learn and play.

About Eli

Chess can be confusing and difficult sometimes, but really all you need is someone who loves chess to help you love it, and see it for its beauty. We'll play a few games together, so I see where what level you're at, then take you from there. From a beginners level, up to advanced, showing you the

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Colton Y.
Eli is super knowledgeable with Chess, knows great ways to teach my child in an encouraging and challenging manners.
Nieves
Polite and very good teacher. Was very patient and had great knowledge of the game.

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Lashon H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Lashon H.

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Crochet has been around for centuries. Not only was it used back during wars but is still essential today. Learn how to make clothes for you and your family and basic houshold items. This is a lifelong skill that can be passed down for years to come. I can provide you with one on one training to get you started. Let's start creating!

About Lashon

My name is Lashon. I was taught to crochet when I was 7 by my grandmother. I have since developed an even greater passion to crochet. Allow me to teach you a lifelong skill that you will be able to share with others.

Jovan M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, Serbian, Russian,
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jovan M.

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lessons I do are fun for children. Chess is very interesting game and it is important how it is being presented.
Beginners will learn chess principals and get right foundation for future studies of the game.
Students will improve in all aspects of the game.
Competitive chess players will learn more about importance of endgames chess tactics and openings that will help them win more games.

About Jovan

I am FIDE and national chess master with FIDE rating 2310. I have been teaching chess in New York City schools and individually for past 20 years . Chess game should be fun for kids if is presented the right way. I will bring to students my expertise and understanding for the game; Many of m

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Anne K.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Associates Degree in Apparel Manufacturing and Fashion Design from Sitam AB eTelestia
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Anne K.

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I have been sewing for 25 years (Since I was 7). I can teach you anything you want to know from basic beginner sewing to the most advanced techniques. I can also show you how to draft your own patterns (including children's and menswear).

How to use specialty machine feet to make sewing straight much easier.

I have both regular machines and sergers in my studio and can teach you how to sew both non-stretch and stretch fabrics.

About Anne

I am a mom of two littles and work from home making pattern and technical specification packages for fashion designers. I teach sewing, pattern making and fashion design lessons from my home studio in Broomfield. I have been sewing since I was 7 years old and while I sometimes use commercial

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Tom
Excellent class. Clam and willing to answer questions. Perfect.
Elliot L.
The first lesson was just what my son and I were looking for! We look forward to more.

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"Siddharth is a very good chess teacher. My son learned learned a lot in 2 sessions and really enjoyed it."
Chandu
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"JP is a great instructor. He came in my home, videoed the session and promptly provided instruction and advice on things to work on. Very worthwhile!!"
Rich
Took Billiards lessons from James (JP) R.
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"Avalon is a great teacher, my daughter didn't have any experience in sewing. She helped her make a simple skirt, avalon was very patient with her. I highly recommend avalon."
Laya
Took Sewing lessons from Avalon F.
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"Rosemary was amazing. She's an excellent teacher and I really enjoyed my lesson. Looking forward to my next lesson. I highly recommend Rosemary for sewing lessons."
Chad
Took Sewing lessons from Rosemary O.
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"The training was very pleasant and I learned a lot about not ending up in the wrong hand."
Tanya
Took Bridge lessons from Ryan D.
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"WE just had our first lesson with Angela do she is awesome. After she left my daughter told me four times how much she liked her."
Alivia
Took Sewing lessons from Angela C.
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"Like the approach, he had for teaching billiards. Very friendly."
Robert
Took Billiards lessons from George D.
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"Fantastic first lesson! I’m enjoying it."
Montel
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"Sarah was great! She was very patient & helped me with specific alterations I’ve been struggling with forever!"
Krista
Took Sewing lessons from Sarah L.
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"The two hour lesson was perfect for me. I needed a refresher course and Sarah reviewed all the areas of concern. At this time I do not have a follow up appointment set. I want to take what was discussed today and apply it to my sewing projects. I would definitely recommend Sarah for any of your sewing needs."
Kristi
Took Sewing lessons from Sarah L.
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