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Samuel B.

Austin, TX
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Deborah K.

Tarzana, CA
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Renata S.

Richardson, TX
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Samuel B.

Austin, TX

For as long as I've been cooking for myself (ten to fifteen years), I've enjoyed experimenting. For the last five years, I been living in a community of over twenty people in which we all take turns cooking, doing dishes, and all other standard domestic labors. While cooking house meals, I've honed in on what works and doesn't work while sauteing.

My objective is to walk you through the process step by step. The thicker vegetables (carrots, broccoli) do well to be thrown in first and be given maximal cooking time. The thinner ones (onions and garlic) actually do well to be added during the latter part of the process. The most commonly effective spices include sea salt and oregano. While a little more expensive than olive and canola, the healthiest (and in my opinion savoriest) oil to cook with is coconut.

In addition to teaching sauteing techniques, I will also provide some pointers regarding casserole assembly - particularly with regard to how to beat together a well ...

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Allan Brandt April 5, 2016
Guitar · In home
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Samuel has been a top notch teacher and is very patient with my son. My son always tells me that he's inspired after every lesson. So much so that another one of my other sons has observed these lessons and is interested in taking lessons from Samuel as well.
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Ron A. April 9, 2015
Guitar · In studio
Verified Student
Over the past 20 years I have taken guitar lessons twice. The episodes were separated by 15 years. I was engaged and even intense about learning. Both times ended in frustration and more important, failure. After only 5 lessons with Samuel Bean, I have learned to strum chords in time, learned several scales, 12 bar and 8 bar patterns and a bit of music theory. The result is playing to a level that provides personal satisfaction. I look forward to playing. So for you beginners and frustrated musicians out there, you know who you are, give it a try. I predict success.
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Ted D. January 23, 2015
Guitar · In home
I have had known Sam for many years. I am friends with his parents and his sister Emmy, also a very talented musician.
Although I don't live near him, unfortunately, when he visits NYC I make it a point to check in with him and ask for his his advice on my rather limited guitar skills. I always come away from our sessions feeling much better about my playing and can see what an improvement he has made for me. He is very patient and so eager to help, even a beginner like myself. i just wish he lived closer!
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Deborah K.

Tarzana, CA

My favorite subject!

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Alex G. August 18, 2016
Adobe Photoshop · In home
Verified Student
Deborah helped me learn with my Photo program. She did a great job taking me step by step to learn how to replace a background of a photo, just what I wanted to learn plus some other tips.
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mel August 12, 2016
Math · In studio
Deborah is great in all math areas including algebra and geometry. She has a way of explaining that makes everything very understandable.
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ellen August 12, 2016
Knitting · In studio
Deborah really knows a lot about knitting and made it seem very simple. She's terrific
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Renata S.

Richardson, TX

I teach cooking to all levels, starting with some basics through more complex methods. Simple or complicated dishes are fun when you have the understanding of the process and ingredients. The best part of it is that you will take home a delicious, healthy meal cooked from scratch. You will cook in my well equipped kitchen under my guidance and eat a delicious dish with my family. We are fun, easy going and love to laugh; join me for any cuisine and let's take your cooking skills to a next level. You will go home with recipes of the dishes we cooked and extra food for a few meals!

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Nidia M August 14, 2016
Painting · In studio
She help me a lot understand the perspective of objects.
she explained me step by step what l need to use for oil painting!
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deepti G. July 29, 2016
Painting · In studio
Verified Student
She is amazing teacher and mentor. She is so helpful to me with colors and perspective . She is very good at what what she do.

Thank you so much Renata for teaching me all the wonders.
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Patsy July 1, 2016
Painting · In studio
Having never taken a watercolor lesson before, I did not know where to begin. Renata showed patience, expertise, and humor as she helped me acquire the materials I needed and explained the basic procedures. Her demonstrations and personal assistance were exceptional. I highly recommend her as an outstanding instructor.

Marcel M.

South Pasadena, CA
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Kelsie I.

Murrieta, CA
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Anna F.

Houston, TX
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Marcel M.

South Pasadena, CA

I cook almost every day. As a German, I am used to homemade food and I am sure there is a lot I can teach my students.

Teaching is more a hobby and pleasure for me than a side job. My students mostly have to remind me that the time is over and I have to let them go. ;)

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Swathy July 5, 2016
Baking · Online
Marcel has been great at teaching stuffs regarding baking. He explains every detail so well that anyone can get confidence of baking. No scope for making mistakes. He's the best teacher I have worked with so far..
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Sadie F. April 14, 2016
German · In home
Verified Student
Marcel is very friendly and personable. He made my 6 year old daughter very comfortable. He is patient, and works well with children. He even helped my husband and I practice some German too! I would highly recommend Marcel as a German tutor!
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Kyle February 22, 2016
Microsoft Excel · In studio
Amazing! Extremely helpful. Even stuck around an extra hour just to talk and hangout with him.
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Kelsie I.

Murrieta, CA

I owned my own catering company and loved managing my team at all our events. I have taught beginners and advanced. My style is simple and easy to understand so you can learn to incorporate different techniques to different dishes. I like to start with the basics and show you how to apply what you learn so you feel comfortable making your own creations in no time at all!

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Steve October 9, 2015
Cooking · In studio
What a blessing to find a person that made cooking fun and educational. A person that illustrated the skill of cooking with such poise. That persons name is Kelsie. Before My first cooking class at Kelsie's kitchen my youngest daughter asked if she could come along with my granddaughter. When we three told my mother about how much fun we had cooking she insisted on coming to Kelsie's the next time. Four generations making meals together is a day to remember. Great class Kelsie!
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Darren N. August 7, 2015
Cooking · In studio
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I haven't seen my son this excited in a long time. He said that he learned a lot already and that Kelsie was very patient with him. He loved the cooking lesson and is looking forward to many more.
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Anna F.

Houston, TX

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Check out my pics and videos. Let's get cooking!!!

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Tess August 23, 2016
Cooking · In home
Verified Student
I hired Anna to teach my daughter and she was excellent. My 10 year old loved her and is very excited about her next lesson!
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Abby G. August 12, 2016
Baking · Online
Verified Student
Anna did a great job teaching my niece. She absolutely loved her lesson. Anna was very patient. She knows her stuff. Highly recommended.
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Austin D. August 11, 2016
Spanish · In home
Verified Student
It is only the first lesson but so far, so good! Anna was timely, friendly, and patient with my children. Most importantly, she is knowledgeable and made learning fun :-)

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