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Kelvin L.

154 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Awarded 4th National violin competition from Poland
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Kelvin L.

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"If you love the look of Origami but were worried that it seems complicated to make, then this course is for you
Origami should be enjoyable! With the help of these lessons, you’ll see that it’s easy to create complex and elegant Origami models! Each lesson is between 30 and 45 minutes and gets you from the flat piece of paper to the completed model!
You get a great sense of satisfaction from being able to pick up a simple piece of paper and making it into a piece of art!

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects

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Kelvin is a wonderful instructor! He is very patient, personable, and seems very passionate about what he does. I highly recommend Kelvin!
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Angela C.

16 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Dutch, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Bachelor of Science from Wheaton College
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Angela C.

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Have you always wanted to learn to knit? I can teach you the in's and out's of knitting from beginning to end. Want to learn a new technique and need a little help? I often will take the time to learn new techniques just for the challenge of it. I have taught since 2010 and love knitting anything from washcloths to ornaments to socks and sweaters and beyond. This is a portable and relaxing activity.

About Angela

I learned to crochet in grade school, taught myself to knit and learned to sew from my mother at a very early age. Teaching grade school children/students is my passion. I believe learning to knit and sew can help students learn a level of patience and persistence that will help them in their schoo

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Louis
Angela was amazing! My son was knitting after his first lesson. She is very patient and kept him on task. Hes already looking forward to next weeks lesson.
Rachael
Excellent teacher very attentive and understanding
Krista N.
Angela is a very knowledgeable instructor! She helped me come up with different ways to construct garments for my unique business and sped up my surging and sewing skills in just 5 lessons. She’s very patient and excellent at explaining things in depth and easy for a beginner to understand. I would definitely recommend Angela!

Quinn D.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Quinn D.

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I'm an avid gamer teaching video games, board games, and lawn games in Wicker Park, the surrounding areas, and online.

I also host online game nights and lawn game nights

About Quinn

Quinn has been teaching private lessons since 2014 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, at his studio, and online. Quinn has helped students learn to play their favorite songs and the fundamentals of guitar playing.

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Joey F.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $58
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Joey F.

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I will teach you how to make video games! I teach the following programs:

Scratch 2.0 - a great program to learn for beginners or children 8 and up! Put together code "blocks" like puzzle pieces to program your game!

Stencyl - For making games without typing code! Similar to Scratch where blocks of code are used, but much more powerful!

Unity - For making 2D and 3D games. We will use a little bit of C# language to code the games!

Game Art - Create game art and animation sprites for your games using Adobe Animate and Adobe Photoshop!

Children or Adults can take any of these programs. I recommend 8+ years for Scratch and 10+ years for Unity. 12+ years to really get into more actual c# coding.

Start your path to becoming a game maker today!

About Joey

Hello Artist-in-Progress, We are all artists-in-progress because, no matter how good we are, we can always get better! I'm Mr. Joey and I love art and I love teaching art! I am a graduate of The Art Institute and an artist and animator that creates art in pencil, charcoal, pastel, watercolor,

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Dwight
Joey is a fantastic teacher. My daughter really enjoyed his lessons. Highly recommended.
Alexandrea S.
Joey is a great teacher and artist!!!
Moren
Glad he was able to accommodate my beeds
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Aaron C.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin, English, German
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
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Aaron C.

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I learned to play chess with my grandfather when I was 5 years old and have played now for over 30 years. I adopt a modern, attacking style to bridge and will teach you tactics like combinations, openings, sacrifices, forks, and many other tricks to help you win games quickly.

If you are defensive minded, I will teach you how to frustrate your opponents, like forcing them to trade queens or rooks to push an endgame scenario. I use the chess.com platform for teaching and we can also talk by phone or video chat alongside.

About Aaron

I have played bridge since I was a teenager (20+ years), and have played well over 1 million hands over this time period. I am continually honing my own game via Bridgebase.com (handle = aceman34), arguably the best teaching tool out there. I generally prefer online lessons because I find my stu

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Jan
The lesson was interactive and fun. I feel as if I learned a lot. Aaron is intuitive and can easily flex to keep the lesson moving versus repetitious. Enjoyed it very much and cant wait for my next lesson.
Tanya R.
Game was very nice and not earth shattering. This may take a while in getting to the next level (2500 for gold) as I currently have 1980 at ruby life master. There is a lot to learn.
Sheila
Aaron was pleasant, professional, patient and a real pleasure. Can’t wait for our next lesson.

Fierra G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Bachelor's Degree of Science in Fashion Technology: Apparel Design from Buffalo State College
  • Teaches students 8 to 65
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Fierra G.

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Each lesson is very detailed at a pace comfortable for the student. Each lesson is progressive and can set the foundations for more intricate and extravagant projects. Student will learn how to read patterns, various tips and tricks to improve quality, and receive downloadable quick sheets and patterns. Send me your crochet goals NOW! :-)

About Fierra

I am a Fiber Artist who possesses a Bachelor's Degree of Science in Fashion Technology with a concentration in Apparel Design. I graduated from Buffalo State College in 2007. I have held various management positions at several retail stores including Old Navy, Target, Victoria's Secret, Journey's,

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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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"A great first lesson. Sonya is so prepared to teach on any machine. She is very calm, clear and encouraging and obviously enjoys teaching others. I am very much looking forward to working with her going forward."
Joan
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Siddharth is an excellent teacher. He was able to quickly assess my daughter's skill level and begin teaching her foundation and strategy to improve her game. Very patient and good with children. Highly recommended."
Shradha
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Our daughter just started her first chess lesson with Kyle. He was friendly, patient and encouraging. Looking forward to learning more about the game this summer!"
Angie
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"Alexandra was professional and kind. She very patiently helped me through some technical problems with the camera on my laptop. She immediately recognized the problems I was having on my crocheting project and got me on the right track. She’s friendly and put me at ease right away. A very pleasant and informative session."
Shellie
Took Crocheting lessons from Alexandra A.
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"JP definitely helped me improve. Well worth it."
Max
Took Billiards lessons from James (JP) R.
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"Thanks Danial! That was a great first lesson. Looking forward to more."
Jonah
Took Chess lessons from Danial A.
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"First lesson. I think Josh was a patient, kind instructor, very methodical and instructive.
Great to have him as a teacher."
Sosanna
Took Chess lessons from Joshua F.
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"I have the pleasure of working with Lily. My sewing skills have grown exponentially! She is so patient and flexible. I’ve been able to make more professional looking garments with the skills that I have learned from Lily."
Julia
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"Thomas is a wonderful teacher I have been with so far! He explains concepts so well that is easy to understand and am learning concepts faster. Am very much eagerly awaiting for my upcoming classes with him."
Anitha
Took Chess lessons from Thomas H.
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