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Lorena G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $37
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Fashion Designer from Centro de Ingenieria textil
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Lorena G.

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Knowing the sewing machine, handle it to sew the clothes with the techniques.

About Lorena

I encourage adults, youth and kids to create fashion, learn to design, create their ideas and develop them from creative training. Generations inherited, since I was a little girl, more than 20 years as a job, long experience doing what I love most... Creating fashion but the best and important it

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Summer, Luna, and Maja M.
Lorena is absolutely amazing. My girls just had their first lesson with her yesterday and they really enjoyed her class. They already are excited about having their next lesson!
Hawa B.
I loved how she was soo detailed with it. And it wasn’t rushed she took her time to explain everything. If I was ever lost she would guide and I appreciate it.
Albertina
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.

Omer S.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Hebrew
  • Liberal Arts from Landmark College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Omer S.

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Hi, I am Omer. As an origami artist, I've been in this field for 30 years, designing and teaching as well. Learn practical models such as wallet, jewelry box, flowers, money folds or models for your events. All levels from beginner to advanced are welcome. You can browse my website "Theorigamiartist".

About Omer

Been an artist for 30 years.

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Denise
Omer is a great origami teacher. His instructions and teaching techniques are excellent. he is very clear in his instruction. Not only does he teaches well but he also make sure he is understood. i feel i have made a lot of progress by learning from hi,
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Anne-Louise M.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Fashion and Retail Studies from Ohio State University
  • Teaching since 2009
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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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Darylondra Thompson
She’s a great teacher and has been helping me so much
Darylondra Thompson
friendly. detailed. supportive and patient. It was our first session and I honestly feel like I learned the confusion I had about a sleeve. I am booking again next week 😊
Anna M.
AnneLouise is an excellent instructor. I started to sew on the first day. I am honestly enjoying learning how to sew. I can wait for the next lesson.

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Shell B.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Shell B.

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Want to create items including categories of home decor, accessories, baby items and more? Interested in learning to make items you can sell or gift for others? I will help you build a solid foundation of crochet and technique while tailoring to your personal tastes and goals. Part of my lesson plan involves me teaching you the basics of making an item via crochet that you eventually complete. Shoot me a message to see if we're a good match!

About Shell

I love to crochet, especially whenever watching television at home, I need to feel like I"m being creative and productive at all times, and crochet is my outlet. I've taught family and friends over the years and more recently doing this now. Some of the crochet items I've made over the past d

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Jamie M.
Lesson was great!

Patricia S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Biomedical Science + French from St. Cloud State University
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Patricia S.

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If you’ve ever been interested in learning how to use tarot cards, I can teach for those who want to learn the basics using foundational meanings and intuition techniques. We will practice with the cards together and learn how to find each card’s meaning through every day life. Whether you want to learn how to read predictions or just for fun, this class is this perfect way to start if you’re an interactive learner like me!

About Patricia

As a person who has always been fascinated by the weird world of astrology (Scorpio sun, Gemini moon hey!), horror films, and all things occult, I naturally became an obsessive tarot reader, and I hope you all love it as much as I do! I always enjoyed teaching tarot to those who ask, so while t

Taryn H.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Awarded Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Arts, Slippery Rock - Scholarship Program from Slippery Rock University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BFA from The School of the Art Institute
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Taryn H.

6 Reviews
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Experienced teacher of 20 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate/advanced sewing student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Not only will you be sewing in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of stitches, techniques and understanding patterns for individual garments...and you may also choose to learn how to repurpose the clothes you already have to make them fresh again. Let's get started! (And I recently created a how to make your own mask tutorial.)

About Taryn

Taryn studied fashion design and art therapy at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She worked for Anna Sui and milliner Tracy Watts. Taryn first started teaching sewing to displaced youth at Hollywood Arts 10+ years ago. She taught "R'ashion" (recycle fashion/sewing) at Environmental

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Shannon M.
Taryn is great. My 7 year old daughter was shy at first to start her lesson, and Taryn knew just how to talk to her to get her relaxed and engaged. Very knowledgable and kind.
Lisa K.

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"Xclnt, easy to work with. Very fun experience, can't wait until the next lesson."
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"Diana is great. I’m delighted.
Very sweet, patient and excellent teacher."
Tatiana
Took Sewing lessons from Diana B.
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"Jane was a lovely and kind. She taught with much patience as I continuously dropped stitches, she assure me and then use my mistakes to include another skill within the lesson. So, in this one-hour lesson I learned to knit, purl, decrease and undo stitches when I made a mistake! It was a really nice class!"
Delores
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"Randy is excellent. His character transcends the need for a review like this, but the fact is, he made it awesome to fight for my first poker lesson over the past two weeks. We haven’t gotten in the software yet, but his exemplary stewardship and expertise has proven a greater boon to me than the best intentions of my initial efforts."
Jeremy
Took Poker lessons from Randy S.
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"Karl was clear and easy to understand. We are looking forward to the next lesson."
Mary Jane
Took Bridge lessons from Karl K.
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"Mya is wonderful. She has such enthusiasm with what she's doing and that motivates me. She's taught me a lot of techniques and always has something made for me when I go to her studio. I'm glad I chose her and can now call her a friend."
Keirsten
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Kyle is very patient with my 8 year old. He was able to identify my child’s weaknesses quickly and begin to quickly improve his skills. I would recommend him as your son or daughters chess coach."
Kannon
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"Wanted to share my experience. I'm in my late 30's and wanted to improve my chess skills, and i'm so happy I was able to find Sam. The lessons are challenging, but at the same time very fun! I have already improved my USCF rating by 372 points in 3 months!! After having tried 3-4 other chess teachers, Sam's been the absolute best and will stick with him!"
Daniel S.
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"Alexandra was professional and kind. She very patiently helped me through some technical problems with the camera on my laptop. She immediately recognized the problems I was having on my crocheting project and got me on the right track. She’s friendly and put me at ease right away. A very pleasant and informative session."
Shellie
Took Crocheting lessons from Alexandra A.
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"Sid is an excellent chess coach. My two daughters benefitted from his style and experience in chess. Verrrry gentle with kids and that helps create an environment where kids develop a love for the game. Sid is also easy to work with for parents."
Ketan Ganatra
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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