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Preston W.

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Belmont, CA
Starting at $67
  • BFA 90% from NCAD
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Awarded CSSSA from California State Governor
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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
  • Bachelors of Engineering from JSSATE, Bengaluru, Karnataka
  • 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.

Sarah L.

22 Reviews
San Bruno, CA
Starting at $50
  • MFA in Costume Design from UCLA
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Sarah L.

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I have been a professional costume designer since 2003 and have sewn everything from everyday apparel to sci-fi outfits to full-body monster costumes. I can teach you basic skills in a step-by-step curriculum fashion or I can help you create a specific project that you have in mind. Do you want something special for an event or do you want to make something out of some fun fabric you found? I am very flexible and enjoy being creative, so bring me your challenge and I will help you give it life!

About Sarah

*Please note: If you are interested in online classes they will take place over Skype, Zoom, or FaceTime, not TakeLessons Classroom (for technological reasons)* Hello, and thank you for visiting my page! I have been an artist for my whole life and I am passionate about sharing my love of creativit

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Toby
excellent!
Andy B
Great instructor
Miriam
Sarah is a fantastic teacher: patient, knowledgeable, thoughtful and friendly. I'm looking forward to many more sessions with her!

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Lashon H.

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

Dawn Z.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Knitting from WEBS
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Dawn Z.

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Ready to move beyond cross stitch? Now is the time to learn specialty stitches such as satin, queen, eyelets, Rhodes, French knits and more.

About Dawn

High school librarian by day, crafter for life. I'm an award winning embroider, quilter and knitter. I advise a high school sewing club as well as volunteer with Days for Girls and church prayer shawl ministry. Please note, during the summers my schedule is more flexible when school is not in sessi

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Judith
Dawn is very patient with us in our classes and gives very clear instructions to make us become better at it. She also comes up with new fun ideas for us to do for a sewing project. With her help, you can practically make anything
Spirit Y.
Patient, fun, detail and solution oriented. The lessons are for our 15 year old daughter who is completely engaged in each lesson.
Bridget B.
Wonderful person and great teacher!! Very experienced sewer and very good at explaining how to do different sewing methods to my daughter. Highly recommend!
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Kat M.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Kat M.

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If you have felt like youtube videos don't give you enough guidance in folding Origami, I would be delighted to take you step by step taking things at your pace and level as we explore the craft of Origami together.

I was born in Japan and origami was something that came naturally to me as a child. The love of Origami was passed down to me from my Japanese Grandmother who decorated her room with all of her paper creations.

It's been in my blood and comes as second nature to me however I know how complex some of these folds can be and my goal as a teacher is to help anyone be able to fold anything, while throwing in stories from Japan and Origami trivia!

About Kat

Playing Music brings me such joy! I want you share that Joy with you by bringing that to our classes and helping you grow in a fun and encouraging way! I'm a singer songwriter and have worked as a full time musician for the last 13 years. I graduated from Auckland University with Bachelor's of P

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Emma D.
It was wonderful!! She was a great teacher! Very kind!
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Efrain Cornejo
she is nice and has good advice!

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"George was great! Fun guy, smart pool player, good teacher. We had a good time learning from him and definitely came away as better pool players. Would recommend!"
Ryan
Took Billiards lessons from George D.
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"Mr.Siddarth is a wonderful chess coach. My son enjoys his class a lot."
Reddy
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Ms. Lily is very patient and I learned a lot in the time spent with her."
Bria
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"What a great find for me! I loved our first lesson! Amy was so patient. I would highly, highly recommend her!

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Christy
Took Crocheting lessons from Amy N.
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"Had a very good experience with Kyle. Learned a lot in one hour."
Gary Marks
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"Kyle is patient with my questions and then explains options in a way that is clear and so helpful!"
Mauricio
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"My daughter had a great experience and is looking forward to the next lesson."
Jackie
Took Origami lessons from Sandy Q.
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"Felicia teaches sewing to students at all levels and ages. My daughter was an older beginner. She brings an enthusiasm that keeps students wanting to learn more. She's very flexible with scheduling class times. I would highly recommend her classes."
Toni
Took Sewing lessons from Felicia A.
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"Angela has an easy style of instruction. "Relearning" how to sew, and honestly, she has taught me things I NEVER knew before. Super patient and thorough. Angela teaches you exactly what you are capable at your level of experience."
Geralyn
Took Sewing lessons from Angela C.
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"Great lesson. Vena was very patient and instructive. She answered all my questions and made it easy for me to remember."
Annalise
Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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