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Kelvin L.

Bolingbrook, IL
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Jennifer P.

Gwynn Oak, MD
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Monika N.

Goodyear, AZ
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Kelvin L.

Bolingbrook, IL

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Susan G. April 9, 2016
Mandolin · Online
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Kelvin is a very patient teacher! I knew absolutely nothing about mandolin or music and Kelvin has helped with that. I have a long way to go but, with Kelvins help I believe I can get there!
I highly recommend Kelvin!!!!!
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Juan F. March 22, 2016
Piano · In studio
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When we were looking for a piano teacher for our 13yo daughter we were looking for someone who could also help her out with her church music as she is the "organist" during school masses. Kelvin was more than willing to do so. She has learned more in four lessons with Kelvin than she did in more than two years with a another teacher. Kelvin is very patient and makes each lesson fun. At the same time he is demanding without being strict. We are all very pleased with Kelvin's method of teaching. We highly recommend him.
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Zilu Y. March 6, 2016
Cello · Online
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The class is great.
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Jennifer P.

Gwynn Oak, MD

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Ruth L. April 18, 2016
Astrology · Online
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Awesome instructor. Incredibly knowledgeable and very engaging. Has been a pleasure to have her as my astrology instructor!!!
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Gwendolyn B. January 29, 2016
Singing · In home
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Really pleasant.
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Charlotte Dorsey January 5, 2016
Piano · In home
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She is excellent teacher. Very nervous at first but she has a patience spirit. Looking forward studying piano under her.
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Monika N.

Goodyear, AZ

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Kimberly C. February 29, 2016
Calligraphy · Online
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Extremely talented teacher! Takes her time explaining lettering step by step with very helpful practice homework. Monika has given me great feedback to perfect my calligraphy! Highly recommend her :)!
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JoAnn February 16, 2016
Oil Painting · Online
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It was great! After a bit of tech problems on both sides we had a good session. Monika's first lesson was fun and a good choice for me. I look forward to our next lesson.
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Ruth Anne G. February 1, 2016
Calligraphy · Online
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She is fabulous. Monika is patient and encouraging.

Dovile R.

Villa Park, IL
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Karl K.

New York, NY
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Elizabeth H.

Charlotte, NC
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Dovile R.

Villa Park, IL

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Lacey A. October 31, 2015
Acrylic Painting · Online
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Very knowledgable, patient and gives clear feedback. Is able to asses your skill level and instruct accordingly.
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Austen October 18, 2015
Sewing · In studio
Dovile takes her time and makes sure you know what you are doing, Good teacher if you want to learn how to sew
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Larry October 18, 2015
Sewing · In studio
Dovile is a very nice and knowledgeable teacher and glad we picked her to teach sewing!...Thank YOU Dovile!
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Karl K.

New York, NY

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Mary Jane M. March 18, 2016
Bridge · Online
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Karl was clear and easy to understand. We are looking forward to the next lesson.
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Elizabeth H.

Charlotte, NC

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Margo P. February 4, 2016
Sewing · In studio
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Elizabeth was wonderful! Very patient, knowledgeable & an excellent teacher!!
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Ridhi Vaid February 3, 2016
Baking · In home
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It was a lovely experience! I have learnt a lot from Elizabeth and will most likely be taking more classes with her! She is friendly and full of baking knowledge!
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Antonette F. September 4, 2015
Sewing · In home
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Very patient, wonderful personality!

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Sewing 101 | Essential Sewing Terms and Phrases [Infographic]

When you learn to sew, you're introduced to slew of new vocabulary words and phrases. To help you understand these words and phrases, and be more conversational about your new craft, we've put together this glossary of sewing terms from Columbus, OH teacher Nikki D... “May your bobbin always be full!” ~Author Unknown. Most recognize what this quote means, but you might be thinking, “What on earth is a bobbin?” Bobbin, miter, selvedge – there is an extensive amount of vocabulary in sewing, … Read More
Sewing 101 | Essential Sewing Terms and Phrases [Infographic]
When you learn to sew, you're introduced to slew of new vocabulary words and phrases. To help you understand these words and phrases, and be more conversational about your new craft, we've put together this glossary of sewing terms from Columbus, OH teacher Nikki D... “May your bobbin always be full!” ~Author Unknown. Most recognize what this quote means, but you might be thinking, “What on earth is a bobbin?” Bobbin, miter, selvedge – there is an extensive amount of vocabulary in sewing,
The Beginner's Guide to Basic Sewing Stitches [Infographic]
Before you can sew your own clothes, create crafts, and take on sewing projects, you have to learn the basic sewing stitches. From hand-sewing stitches to seam finishes, sewing instructor Cathy G. is here to help you master the basics...  Modern sewing machines have all but eliminated the need for hand sewing. Gone are the days of constructing a garment by hand with a needle and thread. That being said, there are still many places where hand-sewing stitches are necessary for a high-qualit
6 Popular Spring Hobbies That Won't Break the Bank
Happy first day of spring! Now that the days are longer and the weather is warmer, it's the perfect time to start a new hobby. And don't worry -- there are tons of hobbies to choose from that don't require expensive equipment or pricey commitments. In fact, many of these cheap hobbies can actually save you money in the long-run. Check out our recommendations below, and see what sparks your interest! 1. Languages Did you know that learning a second language can increase your brain power, ex
10 Fun, Festive Holiday Sewing Projects
  As the holiday season approaches, these holiday sewing projects will help you get into the spirit! So whether you're looking for some festive holiday decor or some DIY gift ideas, make sure to bookmark these fun, festive holiday sewing projects... Craft Sewing Projects   Lovely Scissor Holder   There’s no point in starting your holiday sewing projects without an organized sewing kit. Otherwise, you’ll never be able to find what you need. This DIY scissor h
10 Sewing Tips From a Sewing Expert
Want to improve your sewing skills? In this guest post, Yesterday's Thimble blogger Lisha Vidler shares 10 sewing tips to help you take your seamstress skills to the next level... Whether you're new to sewing or just looking to improve, there are things you can do to take your skills up a notch. Don't let your garments look "Becky Home-Ecky," as Michael Kors would say! Even if you aren't a professional dressmaker or crafter, you can aim for a more professional look. Here are 10 tips to he

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