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Preston W.

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Belmont, CA
Starting at $67
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Preston W.

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Chess is a beautiful game and has been proven to increase a students mathematic and cognitive skills. Critical thinking, strategy, patience, discipline, and prioritization are but only a few of the many virtues gained by learning this ancient game.

I am an Opening expert in chess rated 2000+. I teach the five animals of chess, (Dragon, Hedgehog, Chameleon, Bird and Orangutan). I can improve your opening middle game and ending!

About Preston

I have hundreds of hours teaching experience in many subjects spaning from sports chess and the arts. I have won numerous awards for my ability to communicate the detailed aspects of complicated intricate subject matter. I have been verified to teach all ages and have numerous background checks est

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Chengliang
Preston is a very nice coach. I was a beginner with zero experience before. After five lessons, I gained solid basic skills and feel more comfortable to rally. I feel growing by leaps and bounces.

He is very sharp about identifying the problem and then training accordingly. He is also kind and very patient to guide
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Ashwini S.

31 Reviews
Cupertino, CA
Starting at $10
  • Speaks English, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Marathi
  • Teaches students 5 to 30
  • Teaching since 2006
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Ashwini S.

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About Ashwini

Hindi being a National Language Of India. Most of the parents in the USA are willing to make their children Hindi literate along with communication. I take the privilege to help them to reach their goal. As Hindi is a foreign language, it will certainly help high schoolers to raise their credits.

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Kayla Padilla
Very helpful!
Tania A.
Was good !!
Ganesh
Excellent and engaging. Had fun.

maria J.

4 Reviews
Oakland, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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maria J.

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I am a fashion and accessories designer living in Oakland, CA. My company has been in business for 8 years.

I am a trained patternmaker; I graduated from the Louise Salinger Academy of Fashion with an associate degree in pattern making in 1997.

I have worked in the fashion industry since then. Vintage clothing is my obsession and I love to be able to design and sew clothing.
I have taught intensive sewing camps to girls and found it so rewarding.

I would love to share my skills and knowledge to budding fashion designers, crafters, and to those who want to learn how to sew!

About maria

Hello! My name is Maria and I love fashion! I have been in the clothing and fashion industry for 20 years. My knowledge of sewing and construction is vast. I have taught since 2010 and love sharing my skills with students who have an interest in sewing and/or fashion. A little bit about my e

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Sophie
Maria was so helpful! She was able to teach me the basics of my sewing machine even though she had not used that type before. I could tell just by talking to her how knowledgeable and passionate she is about her craft. I plan to definitely have more lessons with her in the future. Thanks again! :)
Courtney
Maria is a fantastic pattern maker and sewing teacher! She was able to make a pattern out of my existing garment without taking it apart and walked me through all the steps of re-creating the item. Not only is she very knowledgable, she is also a great teacher and was able to explain things to me so I could retain them and practice on my own. I was completely new to sewing and she patiently answered all my questions and made sure I was comfortable with the different stitches. She also taught me how to setup and use my new sewing machine! Maria is a very down to earth and easy going person; it was really fun chatting during our lessons. I will definitely be back for more lessons!
Julia
Maria was a very thoughtful and thorough instructor. I would definitely take another class with her!

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Tyra F.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Master of Music Education from University of Maryland - College Park
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Tyra F.

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From beginner to intermediate level, I aim to teach you how to create quality products from start to finish.

Having trouble with a pattern? Those tutorial videos not helping?

I can offer in-person guidance for you as you work through stitches or patterns that are challenging and offer tips and tricks as you go!

About Tyra

Located in the DMV area. I have been knitting and crocheting for 12 years and have made a wide range of products from hair bows to sweaters. I am the owner and creator of my own shop where my motto is "customized yarnwork inspired by you!" I am patient and willing to teach all levels of stude

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Clarita Z.
Tyra is so patient and kind. She is teaching me a great deal. I’m signing up for more lessons.
Deanna
Tyra is a great instructor and very patient. I haven't touched a crochet hook and years and had a lot of bad habits that need correcting. Looking forward to my next lesson!

Sue-Ting C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sue-Ting C.

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Do you have a crochet project sitting around from way back when? Have you always wanted to learn? I'd love to help you get started or finish up that project by reviewing basic stitches or learning new ones.

About Sue-Ting

I love working with students of all level to help you grow your passion for fiber arts! I can provide: Needles/hooks to borrow Yarn Pattern ideas Students should have (eventually): Yarn Needles Stitch maekers Darning needle *** Specialties *** Knit and Crochet Garments, blankets, shawls

Bridget C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Bridget C.

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I teach basic to intermediate sewing and dressmaking skills. Skills I can teach you include:
•how to follow a commercial sewing pattern
•how to fit a garment using a toile
•seam and hem finishes
•zippers, plackets, and other closures
•how to use a sewing machine
•basic hand sewing skills

In short, I can help you begin making your own clothing! My specialty is costumes, but the basic skills are the same no matter what you’re sewing.

About Bridget

I have nearly two decades of experience with sewing and dressmaking. My areas of specialty are costuming both historical and cosplay, couture sewing and corsetry. Contact me and I can show some of the pieces in my portfolio.

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Took Chess lessons from Eric S.
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"I was completely new to knitting when I began taking lessons with Kathy. Kathy taught me how to knit in a way that was fun and easy to understand. She suggested projects that helped me to learn without being overwhelmed and she was there to help me every step of the way. I am completely addicted to knitting now and Kathy is such a huge inspiration!"
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Took Knitting lessons from Kathy N.
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Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Laura helped me create my own pattern/garment from a tunic I already had. I had never taken an online- class before so I was concerned how effective it would be.
I was very impressed with Laura’s patience and instruction. She walked me through step by step and provided me with additional tips and videos that really helped me throughout the project
I highly recommend Laura. 😀"
Sandi
Took Sewing lessons from Laura P.
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"Karl was just great. Soft spoken yet very clear about the culture and mechanics of the game.
I have a much better understanding of both."
Patsy
Took Bridge lessons from Karl K.
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"Awesome teacher, very knowledgeable, skillful and has a lot of patience. Looking forward to future lessons and I would highly recommend her as a teacher."
William-Wesley
Took Sewing lessons from Linda S.
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"Andrew is the best! He made the learning fun and my kid definitely loved him."
Lisa
Took Chess lessons from Andrew H.
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"I engaged Matt's service and knowledge to improve my game. I wanted to be able to compete and hold my own against players in the 1600 to 1900 range. Matt instilled in me that you have to have a mental toughness and you have to concentrate on every move if you want to play at a higher level. My game has stepped up. Recently I played a 2300 rated player...and though I lost a tough game, my opponent complimented me saying " you are good but you made a mid-game that cost you." I think with Matt's help I will avoid these mistakes in the future and my game will get even better."
Ron
Took Chess lessons from Mathew M.
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