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Preston W.

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Belmont, CA
Starting at $67
  • BFA 90% from NCAD
  • Awarded CSSSA from California State Governor
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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 Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2006
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Ashwini S.

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Let’s learn to make different types of Paper flowers, various types of fans, bags, greeting cards, many more things

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.

Patricia S.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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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

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Mary R.

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  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner
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Mary R.

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Through a series of lessons, I will teach you the basics of cutting and assembling the pieced top, sandwiching your layers, machine quilting and binding. Recommend starting with a table runner project over a course of 4 to 5 lessons.

Also available of single lessons to help on a particular stage in your project.

About Mary

Sewing, knitting and making things is my favorite thing to do. And I would like to share that fun with you. Figuring out the best way to start , work on and complete projects is what I do best, and so can you. Beginners and intermediate students welcome.

Rob R.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BS Exceptional Student Education from St. Petersburg College
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Rob R.

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I have played billiards for over 20 years, with success at many levels. I am a certified educator who also enjoys teaching the art of pool. I have helped many players along the way and I am adept at incorporating useful practice techniques to help my students achieve their goals.

About Rob

I am an easy going, knowledgable and creative teacher. I strive to put the students and their personal needs first. I'm very aware that each student/person learns differently and I incorporate various strategies of learning into my lessons. There is a lot of humor and dialogue with my lessons, al

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Amy I.
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Was absolutely perfect for my needs. Rob is super friend, has a keen eye for instruction and was able to tailor things to suit my needs. Would highly recommend him for anyone considering lessons. Much appreciated !
Sharon Bailey
Rob is an amazing teacher! My 6 year old daughter is very energetic, and has challenges staying on task. Rob makes every class fun, and adjusts his style or plan to keep her interested in the guitar lesson. I feel like she has learned a lot in a short period of time. I highly recommend Rob!

Janet P.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2012
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Janet P.

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Have you tried watching YouTube videos to learn to knit, but found it difficult to keep up, or couldn’t find exactly what you were looking for? Do you have a specific project or a particular stitches you want to learn? I’ll “meet YOU where are YOU are” and tailor our time together to help you achieve your vision of a beautiful hand-knit item! We’ll repeat steps as often and as slowly as needed to help you master the skills necessary to accomplish your own knitting goals, from cast-on to cables and all points in between!

About Janet

Enthusiasm, flexibility, patience and joy are a few of the things I bring to each knitting lesson! I really enjoy helping others feel the enormous satisfaction that comes with fulfilling their vision of a beautiful handmade item!

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Divya Kestur
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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
Took Knitting lessons from Jane H.
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"Polite and very good teacher. Was very patient and had great knowledge of the game."
Nieves
Took Chess lessons from Eli K.
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"Donna was very patient and flexible with myself and my 8 year old daughter :)"
Nella
Took Sewing lessons from Donna Z.
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"Mya is a wonderful, patient, teacher with lots of experience and knowledge. My goal was to make custom clothing based off of measurements and she has helped me make a skirt and a shirt. In the few lessons i have taken with her i have learned a lot of valuable techniques. She is a great teacher. I recommend her whole-heartily."
Frah Abdi
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Had my first lesson, it was fantastic! Sam is very professional and an amazing teacher. I have already recommended him to my friends!"
jonathan
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"I loved my first lesson with Mya. I feel confident to use my machine now as I was a total beginner. I feel like I accomplished so much in our first lesson, and we are going to make a copy of my favorite pair of lounge pants at our next lesson. Mya is patient and relaxed and I really enjoyed our time together."
Tracy
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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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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"Delightful! Karen was patient, professional and full of ideas. Looking forward to my next session."
Louise
Took Crocheting lessons from Karen D.
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"Adenike was well-prepared and very flexible to the situation and all my questions. She adopted my goal as her own and did everything possible to get us there--which she did! I look forward to our next lesson."
Melissa
Took Sewing lessons from Adenike O.
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