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Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
Teaching since 1993
BS Exceptional Student Education from St. Petersburg College
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.
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
Speaks French, English
Teaches students 18 and up
Billie E.Book Now
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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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
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Teaches students 8 and up
Associates Degree in Apparel Manufacturing and Fashion Design from Sitam AB eTelestia
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.
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
Speaks Spanish, English, Portuguese (Brazilian)
Teaches students 14 to 70
Teaching since 2016
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.
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
Teaching since 1994
Teaches students 5 and up
Master’s in the Science of Teaching from The New School
Susan P.Book Now
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.
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
Teaching since 2000
Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
Teaches students 16 to 75
Dorena H.Book Now
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.
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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