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Karen J.

(2)
Wheeling, IL
Starting at $60
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  • BA Social Science, Assoc. Applied Business Principals Data Processing, Ordained Ministerial Counselor from Ohio State University, Cuyahoga Community College, Pathways of Light Spiritual College
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Learn to knit basics
Hand Made Washcloths - In this beginners class Karen Jacobson will teach you how to cast on, knit, yarn over and bind off to create a homemade wash cloth. You bring yarn (4 1/2 oz. skein of sugar and cream 100% Cotton yarn) and needles (pair size 7 or 8, short ones are easier to work with) and you leave with the pattern and the know how to begin your own projects. This pattern can be easily converted to make other items, from table runners to scarves.
Hand Made Slippers and Baby Booties - Learn to knit and purl. In this more advanced class Karen Jacobson will review knitting basics (cast on, knit, bind off) and will teach you how to purl and make pom-poms to create a pair of homemade baby booties. You bring yarn (2 oz skein 4 ply worsted weight Cotton yarn) and needles (pair 10 1/2) and you leave with the pattern and the know how to begin making your own slippers. This pattern can be easily converted to make adult size slippers as well.

About Karen

I'm a life coach/counselor who'd love to help you get the most out of your life. Rev. Karen J. is an experienced and professional teacher, instructor, and counselor. An expert in Kabbalah, Karen is able to use ancient wisdom with modern techniques to help you to zero in on your issues in a fun, f

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April 28, 2016
Linda P.
Caring and motivational
April 28, 2016
Linda
Excellent
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Randy S.

(23)
Mount Prospect, IL
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Dean's List from Illinois State University
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Randy S.

Mount Prospect, IL

(23)

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I have played a lot of on-line Texas Hold-Em. My biggest take was a 12k win. I understand the game from the basics to the more advanced techniques. THIS IS TEXAS HOLD 'EM ONLY.

About Randy

I have always been an actor first, it is the craft and discipline in which I hold my advanced degrees; it is my first and eternal love. There really isn't much more one could add to such a claim. Simultaneously I have believed a teacher is born, not bred; and I was born to be in theatre, and now, w

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September 16, 2019
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August 15, 2019
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July 2, 2019
Enrique
Randy is a first rate coach. He is knowledgeable, experienced, and with an easy going natural style. Was very adaptable to my level of experience and was patient - no question was too dumb. I highly recommend him without any reservation. I have already booked my next session.
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Kelly N.

(1)
Round Lake, IL
Starting at $34
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Costume Design & Technology (MFA) from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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October 20, 2019
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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Chef Stevie M.

(10)
Sewing
Starting at $95
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2007
  • A.S. in Culinary Arts from The Restaurant School @ Walnut Hill College
  • Teaches Beginner
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This beginning sewing course with start with working and setting up your machine. Leaving basic functions, stitches and how to sew straight. The second class will sew a pillow.

About Chef Stevie

Hi! I'm Chef Stevie. I’m a graduate of Walnut Hill College, one of Philadelphia's oldest Culinary arts schools. I loved my classes because every day was a new opportunity to see, touch and learn something new. I've loved cooking for others and teaching the art of cooking is one of my passions.

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October 28, 2019
Evelyn
I loved the teacher, she was amazing and gave great tips. The only thing that wasn’t great was trying to connect online.
October 4, 2019
Debbie
She was wonderful and easy to work with. We had a bit of a problem to get online but she and I stayed calm and got it worked out! She did alot of research on my altitude which I appreciated! The food tasted delicious! I am looking forward to our next lesson!
August 1, 2019
Veronica
Chief Stevie is very knowledgeable and patient. Really enjoy the lesson and learned a lot.
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Hans N.

(12)
Carpentry
Starting at $45
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2011
  • Elementary Education with Middle School Math Emphasis from Washburn University
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Hans N.

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Looking for help beginning your project or having trouble knowing how to proceed? Look no further! I am your man. I would love to teach you techniques for creating and finishing your perfect piece!

About Hans

Hello there! My name is Hans and I am the quintessential do-it- yourselfer. I’ve loved woodworking for about 20 years now and have finished my first tiny house on wheels (see photos below). It's a beauty if I do say so myself. Before I devoted full time to the design and completion of the tiny h

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May 31, 2019
Tanna
March 22, 2019
L.A. Davis
Very good instructor.
January 18, 2019
Christine
very informative as always
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Joey F.

(3)
Gaming
Starting at $60
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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August 15, 2018
Alexandrea S.
Joey is a great teacher and artist!!!
July 13, 2018
Moren
Glad he was able to accommodate my beeds
June 10, 2018
Nikki F.
Great experience

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"Dawn was wonderful! She's an excellent teacher: knowledgeable, a clear and concise communicator, and a lovely person. I learned a lot and had a good time."
- Cynthia
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"She made me feel right at home, talked through every step in the sewing process, gave me pointers without taking over built my confidence while guiding me along the way"
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Sam, is just such a great instructor. He's highly educated and professional and brings a wealth of knowledge to each chess lessons. He really went out of his way to connect with my 10 year old son-He's fantastic with children. Sam, convinced my son to play in tournaments and in the past 6 months, his rating has gone up by 700 USCF points! I could not be happier- Thank you Sam!"
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"My son and daughter joined 6 months back both are really liked the chess class and improved a lot Siddharth it was greatly appreciated."
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"Very knowledgeable about chess and very patient. Very happy with my lessons so far, instant improvement after the first lesson."
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"I had my first lesson with Ms. lily love her she is so thorough with her explanations, patient, and kind. She knows her stuff and she makes me even kite excited to learn how to sew. Anywhere Ms.lily goes I'm going..lol"
- Zulima
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"Rob was great. Very flexible on scheduling, knowledgeable, and engaging. He was able to customize the lessons to my goals and interests. I highly recommend him!"
- Gerry
Took Billiards lessons from Rob R.
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"Wow. Poker is not so intimidating any more. Athan really put things into perspective and has made my game vastly better."
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Took Poker lessons from Athan S.
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"Hans was right on time and in some ways very knowledgeable on subject that he is teaching but I don’t think this is the class for me.He himself stated that he meanly teaches new comers to woodworking. That being said if you're a beginner this is the class for you and Hans will get you started on the right track but for me I was looking for something more in depth."
- Jim
Took Woodworking lessons from Hans N.
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"Helpful, patient and cheerful. Has all the abilities of a great teacher. Would definitely recommend her to complete beginners of crochet."
- Cristina
Took Crocheting lessons from Monica T.
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