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Marcel M.

19 Reviews
Glendale, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, English, High German
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Awarded Several Awards as a lead actor in films from several
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Marcel M.

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I started gardening very early as a young boy. Or lets say I had to start it. My mom had me help her and I was not really a fan. ;)

Today I love it. In Germany I had a little guess house when I was 22 and I started gardening myself and finally loved it. And my mom was proud of me. ;)
I lived in Ventura County for 2 years and started growing vegetables again and it was good to have it back. Now living in LA I don't have a garden right now, but I am sure my next place is gonna have one again.

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I work as a tutor and mentor in many of those fields for years. It was and is a side business, but I always enjoyed teaching. I am looking forward to move on with you and / or your kids. Have a great day, Marcel Update 02/10/15: Takelessons is a great way to teach and a fantastic and easy w

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Bill S.
I learned a lot from Marcel and liked his vision of how to redo the garden. The original garden was cluttered with overlapping plants and we discussed how to improve it. He pulled out his iPad and made several garden sketches that were helpful. The original garden was cluttered with overlapping plants and we decided to remove several of them and re-"orchestrate" the remaining ones. (We only bought new plants if they were needed to realize the new garden vision.) He is also a very hard worker, helping me (physically) transplant and add plants as required. For example, we transplanted a 100+ (?) pound Sago palm across the front yard. I would never have done that on my own (too heavy for me) but together we did it! Highly recommended. Bill
Bill S.
Excellent teacher. We took a 20'x2' section of "dirt" in the back, redid the soil, transplanted a rose in that section, added two other new roses and a bunch of ground cover. Looks great! Recommended.
Ems H.
I did not actually take any lessons with him, but his schedule did not reflect what showed as available in Takelessons. He had a very bad attitude and would not actually schedule the lesson after several exchanges.

mike G.

2 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Russian
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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mike G.

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I started to teach children to play chess in 1979. In 1984, I worked with some world's best chess coaches and players like D. Bronshtein and P. Kondratev. I am a winner of multiple chess tournaments. My student recently became a national master

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I am an experienced chess coach /instructor with deep understanding of chess at high levels I've been teaching students of all ages since 1980. I provide in classroom lessons as well as private in-house sessions. I have been playing chess for over 40 years. For several years I have worked as a ches

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Alex R.
Had a very good first lesson with Mike. He showed great patience for this debutant. I am looking forward to the rest of the lessons.
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Tuesday C.

6 Reviews
Van Nuys, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Fashion Design & Merchandising from American College for the Applied Arts
  • Awarded Fashion Designer Awards from F.I.D.M.
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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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Eleanor M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Teaching since 1983
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 10 to 90
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Eleanor M.

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Caring, empathetic, ACBL certified teacher, Ruby Life Master, 40 year member ACBL. Specializes in duplicate bridge lessons, enjoys and offers social and rubber bridge too. Ph.D. classroom teacher specializes in adult learning.

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Lifetime Certified State of SC teacher in communications, economics, family sciences. Mother of 2 children and 1 pug. Enjoy playing games with family at home and while traveling. PhD and other degrees from across USA and abroad.

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Kim L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kim L.

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I am an experienced artist. I am known for my jewelry designs. I teach beginner, intermediate and advanced lessons. I have a true passion for creating beautiful things. It would be a pleasure to help you. I have a great personality and have patience. I also have experience selling my jewelry online. I'm here and ready to help you create!

About Kim

Are you ready to create a true one of a kind piece of jewelry! Together we can make your artwork into jewelry! I am a down to earth, easy going, understanding and patient type of gal. I'm ready and willing to pass my skills and talent on to you!

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Kim D.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Kim D.

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I offer patient guidance and encouragement. I see knitting as a process of growth and development- moving forward at a pace that the student is comfortable as we cultivate confidence and technique.

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I am a hoarder - most notably of yarn and can be seen knitting or crocheting in 90 degree weather. I began my craft journey as a child when i was taught Crochet by the other woman in my fathers life. I learned to knit later - but I would hone both these skills well into adulthood looking for a wa

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"I throughly enjoyed this class! My husband has bought me so many things in order to make everything in jewelry...right now someone wants me to make them a Buhhda love bracelet..I need a pattern..ugh! But I'm sure I can do it! Thank you for being a very informative teacher & creator"
- Patricia
Took Jewelry Design lessons from Tarcisio H.
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"Excellent teacher very patient, I felt really comfortable. Made me just want to get started on the next project."
- Rita
Took Crocheting lessons from Angela C.
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"I absolutely love Kelly's teaching style. She explains things clearly and allows me to do all the steps myself, while overseeing and giving me tips. She also lets me choose my projects so I'm motivated to work on each project. She is also very accommodating with my schedule and kiddos who are sometimes in the vicinity."
- Abby
Took Sewing lessons from Kelly N.
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"We could. Ot ve more pleased with Mrs. SONYA! Me and my daughter signed up and attended her classes with ZERO sewing exp. Sonya was patient t, kind and very attentive. My daughter was never bored and is.still enrolled in classes.

5 stars for sure!!!!"
- Cassie
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Lily was great! She is very knowledgeable and friendly. I learned so much from her. Highly recommend her for any of your sewing needs."
- Marci
Took Sewing lessons from Lily S.
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"Sarah is sweet, patient, incredibly knowledgeable and takes extreme pride in her craft - all things I appreciate. I HIGHLY recommend working with her."
- Anjali
Took Sewing lessons from Sarah L.
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"I really enjoy taking lessons with Lorena , she is a good teacher very professional and knows a lot about sewing. I made a skit from scratch and I enjoy every step, I will recommend her as a teacher for anyone how is serious about sewing."
- Albertina
Took Sewing lessons from Lorena G.
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"Eric has been super with my nephew Enzo. He is very knowledgeable, and is really good to work with younger learners. He is also willing to sit with the rest of the family during the lesson so they can benefit from his knowledge as well!!"
- Laurie McGuire
Took Chess lessons from Eric S.
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"Mya Mya was fantastic!! She was patient and explained everything very clearly."
- Monica
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Myself and a co-worker spent 3 lunch hours with Rhiannon learning the basics of crochet. Rhiannon taught us the various stitches and patiently worked with us until we were comfortable with each one. She also directed us to an online resource to support her instruction that we could refer to as needed. This was our first online lesson of any kind and we were extremely happy with what we learned and the convenience of learning it online. Thank you Rhiannon. :)"
- Janet
Took Crocheting lessons from Rhiannon P.
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