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Jennifer W.

7 Reviews
Bowie, MD
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • BA, chemistry major, French minor from Drew University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jennifer W.

7 Reviews
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I am an AFPA certified personal trainer and hula hoop expert. In addition to working as a personal trainer at LaFitness, I have taught Hooping for Fitness and Performance at a local community center. I would love to help a novice or intermediate to improve his or her fundamental hooping skills as well as learn some new exciting tricks.

About Jennifer

Good day. I very much enjoy tutoring students online and in person and have been tutoring students of all ages since 2011 and have provided more than 8,000 lessons. As a former forensic chemist for the Drug Enforcement Administration and a small-group water-testing laboratory supervisor for the US

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Alfonso W.
Excellent instructor...Jennifer.
Haliah E.
My lesson was very helpful and she was very nice to work with. We worked on an assignment that I was struggling with and now understand how to do it.
Ashley
First lesson was yesterday and my daughter was very impressed.

Mya Mya Seinn T.

67 Reviews
Alexandria, VA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Burmese
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Master of Arts in Geology from The City College of New York, CUNY
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Mya Mya Seinn T.

67 Reviews
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Personalized crochet lessons!!!

About Mya Mya Seinn

Hello there! My name is Mya and I am a very patient instructor and understand that students learn at a different pace, after all everyone is an individual! Availability changes every week and please contact me for availability. I received my degree in Geology from Yangon University in Yang

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Shalem
Mya is AWESOME! My 10 year old daughter is loving the lessons she has been taking it for a month now and has learned so much. I have purchased her own machine so now she is being taught with her own machine. I have signed up for more lessons, definitely worth the money.
Delma
Mya is an awesome instructor! She helped my mom sew a quilt for her great-granddaughter and then wanted to sew another for her new great-grandson but was overwhelmed and unsure how to get started. Mya was nice enough to come over and guide her through the completion. Mya is intuitive and understands right away how to explain the different quilting techniques and sewing machine use. This has brought my mother immense pleasure especially since her limited mobility and pandemic have limited her activities greatly. I will be forever grateful.
Ruth
She was very patient, professional, and knew what she was doing.
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Dawn Z.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Knitting from WEBS
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Dawn Z.

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This is not a machine embroidery class. Get ready to move beyond the basic cross stitch (by hand). Let me coach you on specialty stitches such as satin, queen, eyelets, Rhodes, French knots and more. Let me repeat, this will not be a machine embroidery class, every stitch will be by hand.
I've been cross stitching since 1983 and teaching it for over 10 years. Within the first few lessons, you'll learn how to organize your material for easier sewing, master basic stitches, and as time goes on you'll be able to tackle complicated stitches and designs. I specialize in counted cross stitch, but also have experience with redwork, drawnwork, Bargello, pulled thread, hardanger, and canvaswork. Typically, I use The Cross Stitcher's Bible by Jane Greenoff but can recommend other helpful resources. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

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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Anna
She is just amazing. Very patient with my 12 years old daughter. Highly recommend!
Suellyn M.
I’m really enjoying my lessons with Dawn, she’s a great teacher and very patient with me. She explains things in an easy way to comprehend. Dawn is also very knowledgeable about teaching on Zoom and makes sure I can see what she’s explaining, switching camera views with ease. I’m so glad I signed up for these sewing lessons!
Elizabeth K.
I loved It and can’t wait to learn!

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Mya Mya Seinn T.

67 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Burmese
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mya Mya Seinn T.

67 Reviews
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Personalized crochet lessons!!!

About Mya Mya Seinn

Hello there! My name is Mya and I am a very patient instructor and understand that students learn at a different pace, after all everyone is an individual! Availability changes every week and please contact me for availability. I received my degree in Geology from Yangon University in Yang

Recent Reviews
Shalem
Mya is AWESOME! My 10 year old daughter is loving the lessons she has been taking it for a month now and has learned so much. I have purchased her own machine so now she is being taught with her own machine. I have signed up for more lessons, definitely worth the money.
Delma
Mya is an awesome instructor! She helped my mom sew a quilt for her great-granddaughter and then wanted to sew another for her new great-grandson but was overwhelmed and unsure how to get started. Mya was nice enough to come over and guide her through the completion. Mya is intuitive and understands right away how to explain the different quilting techniques and sewing machine use. This has brought my mother immense pleasure especially since her limited mobility and pandemic have limited her activities greatly. I will be forever grateful.
Ruth
She was very patient, professional, and knew what she was doing.

Esteban P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Esteban P.

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Students can expect to be shown strategies from an individual's multi-genre perspective. I have experience playing multiple MMORPGs like World of Warcraft and Runescape. I also have experience playing MOBAs like League of Legends and Heroes of the Storm. I have extensive knowledge with Super Smash Bros from any system and I am aware of streaming platforms like Twitch , Mixer, and Youtube.

About Esteban

*I teach multiple subjects. Please send me any and all questions, I typically respond within a few hours.* I studied Voice and Music Theory in college and earned my Bachelor's degree in Music at Stony Brook University. While there, I was part of the Stony Brook Chorale and a member of the St

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Filipina L.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Tagalog
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Literary Award in Filipino from Divine Word Academy of Dagupan
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Filipina L.

3 Reviews
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I find rest in creating wearable arts such as polymer clay charms and wired jewelries. Beautiful and cute things inspire me. It is very therapeutic and rewarding. Whether you want to engage in art therapy, customize tokens for gifts and give-away, earn extra by selling handmade crafts, I can help you learn. :-)

About Filipina

As my name indicates, I am passionate about the Filipino (Tagalog) language. I was conferred a Literary Award in Filipino when I graduated. I am a Language Interpreter by profession, bridging communication between Filipino and English speakers. I have a Masters Degree with an emphasis on Teaching,

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Chrizsean
Very passionate teacher, highly recommended!
Megan Whitaker
Filipina is the best instructor! She is kind, patient, and encouraging. I am a beginner in Tagalog and she has made me feel so comfortable with the language.
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Megan Whitaker
Filipina was thorough and very positive! I look forward to our next session!

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"Enjoyable first lesson! Very comfortable working environment and lovely teacher."
Michelle
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"As a high rated 1500+ player, Danial was able to teach many new things about my openings and how I ca imrpove. Great coach!"
Dean
Took Chess lessons from Danial A.
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"he is good at teaching and is fun to learn with"
Asha
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"Karl was clear and easy to understand. We are looking forward to the next lesson."
Mary Jane
Took Bridge lessons from Karl K.
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"Our first lesson was very informative. I am looking forward to our next lesson."
Alison
Took Bridge lessons from Karl K.
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"My first sewing experience was great! I would highly recommend Mya Mya to others. She's very knowledgeable and I will most definitely be going back."
Kendra
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Working with Jane was very comfortable. She was encouraging and enthusiastic. She showed me how to pick up those sleeve stitches and left me feeling confident that I could continue the task on my own."
Tracy Aranda
Took Knitting lessons from Jane H.
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"Sonya was very patient with me What a nice person."
Carol
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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""Ms. Erin's crochet instructions are so easy to follow", according to my 11 year-old daughter.
She is so excited in finishing the scarf project that she learned during their first lesson. She loves that Ms. Erin seems to have new crochet patterns to show and not having to do the same thing over and over each lesson. She is looking forward to making circles next week 😉. Thank you, Ms. Erin!"
Melissa
Took Crocheting lessons from Erin R.
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"Wonderful person and great teacher!! Very experienced sewer and very good at explaining how to do different sewing methods to my daughter. Highly recommend!"
Bridget
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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