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Rob R.

22 Reviews
Safety Harbor, FL
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1993
  • BS Exceptional Student Education from St. Petersburg College
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Rob R.

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I have played billiards for over 20 years, with success at many levels. I am a certified educator who also enjoys teaching the art of pool. I have helped many players along the way and I am adept at incorporating useful practice techniques to help my students achieve their goals.

About Rob

I am an easy going, knowledgable and creative teacher. I strive to put the students and their personal needs first. I'm very aware that each student/person learns differently and I incorporate various strategies of learning into my lessons. There is a lot of humor and dialogue with my lessons, al

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Was absolutely perfect for my needs. Rob is super friend, has a keen eye for instruction and was able to tailor things to suit my needs. Would highly recommend him for anyone considering lessons. Much appreciated !

Billie E.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Billie E.

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Billie began knitting at age 4. Over the decades she has knit everything from slippers, afghans, jackets, sweaters, baby clothes to dishtowels. She is a retired educational consultant who worked with parents and teachers to bring learning toys to children in their most formative years. She understands how life in our fast-paced world can lead one to feel the need to multi-task. Knitting allows you to do just that! You can have conversations or watch a film on Netflix while turning a piece of yarn into something useful, one stitch at a time. But it's also very relaxing, once you're up to speed. Billie is a patient teacher who will ensure that you'll be knitting in no time.

In your first class you'll learn how to cast on, and do the knit and purl stitches.
If time permits, you'll also learn how to bind off. Billie can help you select patterns to make things that will be at the right skill level for you.

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About Billie

Billie began knitting at age 4. Over the decades she has knit everything from slippers, afghans, jackets, sweaters, baby clothes to dishtowels. She is a retired educational consultant who worked with parents and teachers to bring learning toys to children in their most formative years. She unders

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Anne K.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French, Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Associates Degree in Apparel Manufacturing and Fashion Design from Sitam AB eTelestia
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Anne K.

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I have been sewing for 25 years (Since I was 7). I can teach you anything you want to know from basic beginner sewing to the most advanced techniques. I can also show you how to draft your own patterns (including children's and menswear).

How to use specialty machine feet to make sewing straight much easier.

I have both regular machines and sergers in my studio and can teach you how to sew both non-stretch and stretch fabrics.

About Anne

I am a mom of two littles and work from home making pattern and technical specification packages for fashion designers. I teach sewing, pattern making and fashion design lessons from my home studio in Broomfield. I have been sewing since I was 7 years old and while I sometimes use commercial

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Excellent class. Clam and willing to answer questions. Perfect.
Elliot L.
The first lesson was just what my son and I were looking for! We look forward to more.

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Tarcisio H.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Portuguese (Brazilian)
  • Teaches students 14 to 70
  • Teaching since 2016
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Tarcisio H.

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You know there's a jewelry artist inside of you. As a kid, you made daisy chain necklaces using handpicked flowers. In middle school, you made friendship bracelets -- neon, of course -- for all of your friends. Jewelry making was super easy back then! A little imagination, a couple of knots, and …voila! As an adult, you still find yourself longing to create your own wearable gems, but you need help navigating the world of tools, supplies and techniques.

In this class, I'll take you from amateur to artist. You'll learn the basics, build and organize the perfect starter kit, experiment with common repair techniques, and, by the end of the class, leave sporting your very own statement necklace. Bye bye expensive boutique jewelry, hello DIY! My philosophy about teaching is that everybody can learn, it is only the way how we learn is different for different people. Another very important thing - I strive to be creative, respectful and approachable.

About Tarcisio

I am a native speaker, I will be able to teach my students pronunciation , grammar, and conversation. Whether you just want a few lessons to help with conversation for an upcoming trip or you would like to work towards fluency, I'm here to help! I am currently a jewelry & craft maker in Pompano Be

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Mrs. T is just amazing. Thank you so much for teaches me Brazilian Portuguese. Now I'm already and confidence to go to Brazil.
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I appreciate Tarcisio very much. I'm a beginner at Portuguese, and I find Tarcisio to be knowledgable and patient. I learn best from people who are kind, so I feel fortunate to be working with this teacher.
Patricia
I throughly enjoyed this class! My husband has bought me so many things in order to make everything in jewelry...right now someone wants me to make them a Buhhda love bracelet..I need a pattern..ugh! But I'm sure I can do it! Thank you for being a very informative teacher & creator

Susan P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 1994
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master’s in the Science of Teaching from The New School
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Susan P.

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I am fun and entertaining, and I respect every ability level. I have had projects that did not go well and I have figured out how to fix them. I am patient. I know how to meet you at your ability level. I am creative, not only with thread and needle, but also with problem-solving. I have experience with cross stitch, needlepoint, basic hand-sewing, and many embroidery stitches.

About Susan

I was a high school teacher for twenty years, including a few years when I taught basic embroidery and sewing skills to high school students for art credit. I am an excellent teacher, very flexible and accepting, and I know how to make learning fun. I am excellent with a needle and as a teenager, I

Dorena H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 16 to 75
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Dorena H.

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I have been making jewelry for over 20 years. I specialize in beading but I make all styles of jewelry. In my class you will learn the professional ways of how to add hardware and close the ends on jewelry projects. You will learn how to professional create a color pattern. At the end of my class you’ll complete a full set that includes necklace, earring and bracelet.

About Dorena

My name is Dorena. I am an accomplishment jewelry maker who loves to share my passion of jewelry making with others. I have over 15 years experience with jewelry making. I have been teaching jewelry making for over 10 years, including teaching at Michaels Arts and crafts. I enjoy sharing my concept

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"I loved having dawn as an instructor. She had no quit in her even when I did! She knows an amazing amount about the craft. Glad to have her as a teacher."
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Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"Amazing! Elizabeth was so patient and gracious! Very knowledgeable about my crazy machine too! Can’t wait for next lesson!"
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Took Sewing lessons from Elizabeth S.
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"David was very thorough and made sure to pay close attention throughout the lesson, improvement was experienced within the first 10 minutes of the lessons and only contained to grow! He has a vast amount of knowledge and knows how to distribute it to his students!"
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Took Billiards lessons from David B.
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"Sonya is wonderful, she's a natural teacher. I was really happy with my take "take aways" from the lesson and she was able to address my questions and concerns."
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Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Claudette taught me everything I know about knitting and crocheting! Without her I don't know where I'd be!!"
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Took Crocheting lessons from Claudette B.
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"I highly recommend George as a tutor. He is very patient and encouraging.
Time we spent was very productive and I feel more confident with the cue ball."
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Took Billiards lessons from George D.
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