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Melissa R.

Holyoke, MA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Melissa R.

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I want you to enjoy crocheting! Let's smile, make jokes, and learn a new hobby together! After your initial lesson you will have a grasp on basic stitches. From there, I will help you develop your crochet skills so you can venture out and begin creating for yourself or for gifts! Nothing beats a hand-made gift!

After each lesson, I will give you a small assignment to work on that will help you develop. I will let you lead the pace. Crocheting is fun and should never be stressful!

About Melissa

I have been crocheting since I was 12 years old. Throughout the years I crocheted blankets, granny squares, Character hats, beanies, scarves, amigurumi, baby clothes, and so much more. Crocheting has been an outlet where I de-stress and unleash my creativity! I always have a can-do mind! If I can i

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Sabrina Jacqui L.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Awarded Producer's Choice Award from Metropolitan Fashion Week Los Angeles
  • Teaches students 10 to 50
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Sabrina Jacqui L.

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*Currently offering ONLINE AND ON LOCATION lessons*

Online sewing lessons are a little tricky but as Tim Gunn once said, let's make it work!. Any questions you may have for current projects or projects you'd like to work on, I can do my best to assist through our screens.

**Lessons I offer**
-how to set up and use a sewing machine
-sewing basics
-sewing tips and tricks
-going over how to read and use a store-bought pattern + completion of project
*Please note: I am NOT offering pattern-drafting lessons.

***IMPORTANT***: I have a strict policy in which I require a brief video chat meet-up prior to any in-person lesson. Thank you for your understanding.

About Sabrina Jacqui

I first learned how to sew from a wonderful woman teaching in-home sewing lessons. Her one on one lessons helped catapult me into the skilled sewer I am today. I've been sewing for about 16 years now. I started my namesake brand in 2009 where I designed and created every item by hand (pattern-dr

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Danielle B.
I only took a couple of lessons from Sabrina, just to enhance a few sewing skills, but she was great. Very knowledgeable!
Jess H.
She cancelled on my tree minutes before our session. I didn't have time to hire someone new. This has ruined my holiday. I stayed home to finish a sewing project and now can't because it's too late to hire someone new. It's too late to fly back home. This sucks. I better get my money back.
Mirabelle
Sabrina taught my daughter in-home, she was always on time despite the distance and was very patient and respectful. We have a few other children and she was extremely welcoming to the little ones looking in on the lesson. She taught my daughter how to use a store-bought pattern and some sewing basics.
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Caleb R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Caleb R.

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Want to quickly learn how to turn your band jeans into skinny jeans or alter your clothes to fit the way you? want to be the next world-famous fashion designer? Whatever your sewing goals are I will teach to the tricks and techniques to exceed them in no time. I have 5+ years sewing and have built not one, not two but three fashion businesses with currently three sewers I employ. Not only will you be sewing in no time but I will teach you how the steps to take so that you can build your own fashion business! Your sewing future is waiting; let's go!

About Caleb

Hey there! Are you looking for a strict instructor? Are you looking for someone who will make you practice until your hands melt? Well, I'm sorry because you're in the wrong place. My philosophy as an instructor is to cultivate the passion and the love for the craft... once that's there practice wi

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Salma R.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks Arabic, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2016
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Salma R.

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I've been teaching Crocheting for 10 years and my students have gone on to make things as small as bracelets to something as unique as jumping rope. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to make a pencil pouch and as time goes on you'll be able to make your own blankets. I specialize in making gift like ornaments to winter apparel, typically use patterns from books and online, and have the 22 different crochet hooks and yarn available for your lessons. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Salma

Hi, there! My name is Salma Repole. I've been teaching lessons for 5 years. I'm a loving and outgoing person and my teaching style is easy, simple, and effective. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

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Isra S.
Great first lesson. My six year old had a great time getting to know Salma and learning the first Arabic letter.
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Lorena G.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $37
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lorena G.

5 Reviews
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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.
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Loudel W.

18 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Filipino
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 to 65
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Loudel W.

18 Reviews
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I'm a Home Economics teacher with 30 years crochet experience. I have skills and strong foundation in handicrafts and specialize in fundamentals of crochet. I typically use inspirational ideas around me and modify them according to my students' needs. I structure my lessons in a way the students will learn what they want to learn without feeling bored.

I'm available for eager students of all ages and experience levels. I would love to work with you and help you learn to master the basics of this needlework. I will also help you build a crochet portfolio that you can use any time as a quick reference guide (and inspiration as well) so you can comfortably make your very own DIY crochet projects!

About Loudel

Mabuhay! My name is Lou. I'm a teacher from the Philippines and now living in the US. I teach Tagalog to people who wants to understand and speak the language better. Tagalog is the basis of Filipino, the standardized national language of the Philippines. While still living in the Philippine

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Austin R.
Loudel is awesome!! She is so helpful and creates a safe environment that allows you to not be afraid to mess up and correct it. 10/5 rating! Maraming Maraming Salamat po!
Parker S.
My son has truly enjoyed his Tagalog classes with Ms. Lou. He now enjoys watching The Filipino Channel with his grandparents. Such precious moments!
Sean
She's amazing. If you're serious about learning the language and not just memorizing words and phrases to impress people when you visit The Philippines, Loudel is the instructor you're looking for. She teaches the language as if she were teaching a formal class, starting with the basics of the alphabet and the history of the language, and slowly incorporating more advanced concepts and grammar. There is also a huge stress on proper pronunciation. Helpful assignments/homework are provided to reinforce concepts, and she tests both writing and speaking ability at certain intervals as well.

Loudel is a VERY professional and effective teacher. Because of these lessons, I can honestly say that I can not only speak/write/read/understand Tagalog, but I understand how the language works, which makes learning additional content much easier.

I strongly encourage anyone serious about learning Tagalog to choose Loudel as their teacher. She'll make it happen.

P.S. Also, she's really fun to learn from. Loves to joke and insert bits of linguistic and cultural trivia from time to time. Great sense of humor and very friendly!

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Took Crocheting lessons from Guner A.
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"I am extremely happy with David. He is very skilled, patient, courteous and most of all encouraging to his students. He has gone above and beyond with instructions. After two lessons I feel confident enough to play in a public place.
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Took Crocheting lessons from Erin R.
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Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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"Mya was awesome! My 11 yr old daughter really enjoyed her lesson. I
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Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Joshua was great for my 10 year old son. He enjoyed playing!"
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Took Chess lessons from Joshua F.
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"Karl did an exceptional job explaining the basics in our first lesson. I am looking forward to the others"
Martha
Took Bridge lessons from Karl K.
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Melinda
Took Sewing lessons from Betty E.
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"Sonya was very patient and also very clear. I learned a lot."
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Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Tracy was awesome. I learned a lot. She answered all of my questions and gave great advice. I recommend!"
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Took Sewing lessons from Tracy B.
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