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Adeline H.

2 Reviews
Palatine, IL
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Adeline H.

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Sewing with me will not only teach you the basics but will help you delve into your creativity! Also, as someone with stress, I find sewing can help relieve some of it, and I can show you how to apply mindfulness techniques to make the most of your experience with sewing.

About Adeline

Hi! I grew up loving art, and then became interested in fashion and sewing during my teen years. After interning with a local Chicago designer I decided to go to university for apparel design. After graduating I had several jobs, one as a seamstress and most recently one at an embroidery shop where

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Angie C.
Adeline is a wonderful instructor! She is very patient and makes me feel at ease. I feel like I'm successfully learning and working toward my goal.
Beth A.
Adeline was punctual, friendly, and knowledgable. She communicated well and related to my 12 year old grandson. He enjoyed his kesson.

Ryan D.

18 Reviews
Vernon Hills, IL
Starting at $22
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor's degree in Actuarial Science from Maryville University
  • Awarded 6th at North American Pairs Flight B, 2018 from American Contract Bridge League
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Ryan D.

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A passion for bridge with extensive knowledge of the game.

About Ryan

I've been playing and teaching the game of bridge for the past 26 years. I love this game, and I love introducing it to others so they can share in the joy of bridge. I've taught people from age 8 to age 88 and everywhere in between. My goal is to make the lessons fun because this is a game, and

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Diane F.
Helpful in further understanding bidding.
Tanya R.
The training was very pleasant and I learned a lot about not ending up in the wrong hand.
Gloria
Very knowledgeable and easy, friendly manner. Look forward future lessons.

Kelly N.

1 Review
Round Lake, IL
Starting at $34
  • Costume Design & Technology (MFA) from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2018
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Kelly N.

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Kelly has an MFA in Costume Design and Technology. She has been sewing for more than 20 years and takes a project based approach to teaching sewing. Classes are tailored (pun intended!) to your skill level and interests so you'll never get bored! Lessons are offered in your home or online so you can work on your own equipment and with your own tools.

About Kelly

I have been sewing for more than 20 years and take a practical approach to learning sewing. I like to have students start with a project that is going to be achievable. If you've never sewn before we usually start with a pillowcase and then work up to more and more complicated projects, learning ne

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Abby
I absolutely love Kelly's teaching style. She explains things clearly and allows me to do all the steps myself, while overseeing and giving me tips. She also lets me choose my projects so I'm motivated to work on each project. She is also very accommodating with my schedule and kiddos who are sometimes in the vicinity.

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Siddharth G.

66 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati
  • Awarded Bachelor Business Management and Textile Technology from De Monte University
  • Teaching since 2014
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Siddharth G.

66 Reviews
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I have been teaching chess for six years and my students have gone on to tournament level and won competitions. Within the first few lessons, my students have developed a deeper understanding of chess strategies As they progressed further in their lessons they have developed special moves to win the chess games. I take pride in my students' success and love working with them. I do provide tournament chess boards for my students.

About Siddharth

Hi there, my name is Siddharth and I have been teaching chess in public and private schools, including private lessons, over the last three years. I love to see students grow with each lesson and accomplish their goals. Under my tutelage, I have helped students advance from beginner level to tou

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William
Siddarth is an excellent chess teacher and an absolute pleasure to work with. I'm learning a great deal in every lesson. I would recommend him to anyone.
Trisha Srivastava
Mr. Siddharth is teaching our 5 year old. It has been just two classes and I see my son being excited for the class. Mr. Siddharth is very patient and takes time to go over concepts and tests them out with our son and never rushes him even if it goes beyond time.
Even before the classes started he called us to get an idea on our son's competency level which was very appreciated. We look forward to continue the training with him!
Jenny
I find the lessons to be very fun and I am learning a lot, the lessons have really helped me play better whenever I practice chess with friends.

Mystique H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Mystique H.

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Very personal live experience for each of the classes I am offering: beginner sewers that have never used a machine. Intermediate classes for people that know a little and more advanced classes for people that are working on projects, but may just need a bit of help.
We will also do easy projects, new projects and patterns, also everyday living sewing knowledge.

About Mystique

Hello, I am a mother of two growing boys and happily married for over a decade. We moved up to the mountains and enjoy being away from the city bustle. I have hand sewn many outfits and altered quite a few costumes, while also working with sewing machines off and on since I was a young teen. It's m

Natalie F.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Natalie F.

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Are you ready to tackle some basic sewing that can decrease your alteration cost? Let me show you how to do some simple hand or machine sewing. You will learn how to fix a hem, replace a button or shortening and lengthening pant/skirt or dresses and even altering the waist.

If you are ready for something advance, I can teach you how to garment sew or household accessory sewing.

About Natalie

Hello students! I've been sewing for over 20 years and have decided to start teaching others how to sew. I will show you basic sewing techniques and help you fall in love with this great gift. I am able to teach basic alteration sewing and fashion sewing if you desire something more advance.

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"This was my first chess lesson, Kyle was great.
I highly recommend him."
Dominick
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"She is very pleasant and she has a lot of patience. I will like to continue my seasons with her."
Yeshi
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"Angela has an easy style of instruction. "Relearning" how to sew, and honestly, she has taught me things I NEVER knew before. Super patient and thorough. Angela teaches you exactly what you are capable at your level of experience."
Geralyn
Took Sewing lessons from Angela C.
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"Great Lesson! So patient and informative"
Cynfi Shaw
Took Sewing lessons from Anne-Louise M.
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"James was excellent and very patient. He even offered to send us more information after the lesson was over."
Jesse
Took Billiards lessons from James (JP) R.
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"Have really enjoyed the first few lessons with Sam, he’s energetic and relatable, makes it a fun process-cheers!"
Pamela
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"Melisa was extremely patient and very nice. She was able to teach me the knitting technique I just couldn't get even after watching youtube videos. Positive experience."
Laura
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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"I've really appreciated Sonya's hands-on teaching approach and guidance as I learn this new skill. She's equal parts teacher and coach, creating a comfortable environment to explore and learn. I leave energized after our sessions and look forward to the next one. She's also been very flexible with my schedule, removing the stress of juggling a hectic calendar. She's truly a world-class instructor."
Antwan
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Enjoyed it and learned a lot—thanks, Athan!"
Cat
Took Poker lessons from Athan S.
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"My 7 year old son had been taking chess lessons with Andrew for almost a year and a half now. My son was curious about chess but didnt really enjoy playing until his interest and confidence grew with each lesson. Andrew is patient and is great at assessing his level and teaching tactics accordingly. His knowledge and analysis of the game is incredible. My son is now rated at 1000 and playing competitively bc of Andrew and I cant recommend him enough."
Vicky
Took Chess lessons from Andrew H.
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