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Ashwini S.

30 Reviews
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Starting at $10
  • Speaks English, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Marathi
  • Bachelors of Engineering from JSSATE, Bengaluru, Karnataka
  • Teaching since 2006
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Ashwini S.

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Let’s learn to make different types of Paper flowers, various types of fans, bags, greeting cards, many more things

About Ashwini

Hindi being a National Language Of India. Most of the parents in the USA are willing to make their children Hindi literate along with communication. I take the privilege to help them to reach their goal. As Hindi is a foreign language, it will certainly help high schoolers to raise their credits.

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Tania A.
Was good !!
Ganesh
Excellent and engaging. Had fun.
Caitlin
Ashwini assumed that I was married upon meeting her, and asked me when I was getting married as soon as she learned I wasn't married. She also asked where I was getting married, even though at the time I wasn't engaged. Even when I made it apparent I wasn't engaged, she continued to refer to my boyfriend as my fiance.

She would send me political things going on in India, even though I have no interest, and it has nothing to do with the lessons I was taking from her. She asked me if my boyfriend was voting, and many personal things that shouldn't be asked of a student learning Hindi.

She often moved my scheduled time around without asking, which meant that I needed to move my schedule around in order to attend her sessions.

As a teacher she was pretty good, but some things disappointed me there too. For instance, I made a sentence in which a jeweler was a woman, and she stated that can't be correct, because there are no woman jewelers. I'm a woman engineer, and it's really sad to see such a sexist thing. Even when I attempted to ask about how you would say something about a woman jeweler, she said it was impossible. Later she said nurses could only be woman.

Ainslie F.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $75
  • Teaching since 1994
  • PhD in Philosophy and Religion from California Institute of Integral Studies
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Ainslie F.

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Whether you want to understand how to read your own chart or learn to read the charts of others, with 25 + years of experience, I can teach you the language of astrology, providing a set of tools for enriching your life and connecting with Spirit. The more we know ourselves, the freer we become as individuals. Our deepest soul complexes always impede our vision, however, the study of astrology allows insight and understanding of the universe and of ourselves.

About Ainslie

I am an intuitive, Jungian-based astrologer. A life-long yoga practitioner, I presently run a yoga nonprofit. Daily meditation is essential to me. I had my astrology chart done on a whim in the early 90's and immediately became enthralled with the art. I began my daily blog, featuring Street Ar

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lynn
She's excited and loves it so now I want that too!
Alexandra
Ainslie is equally patient and dynamic in her teaching style. Moreover, the breathe of her astrology knowledge is unparalleled, and she effortlessly imparts a thorough knowledge of the subject in terms that are clear and concise. After my own lessons, I would enthusiastically recommend Ainslie to any student interested in gaining a comprehensive understanding of astrology.
Antonia
Ainslie has given me two astrology readings.. both of which have given me a deeper understanding of astrology and myself. She is meticulous with her work and very patient while explaining all the information she gives, you can clearly see this in her weekly blogs. What I loved most about Ainslie readings is that you really feel how passionate she is about Astrology and this makes the experience so much more meaningful and fun! Thank you Ainslie!

Lisa H.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Psychology - Human Services from Touro University Worldwide
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lisa H.

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Hey all, my name is Lisa and I’ve been crocheting since I was 5 years old. I’ve found that crochet has been like therapy for me when I’m highly stressed and I would like to share my knowledge and experience with others who are looking for a new hobby or a form of mental healing. With me as your teacher, you’ll learn everything from the basics of crochet to reading advanced patterns that will have you feeling like an expert crocheter.

About Lisa

I've been crocheting and crafting overall since I was 5 years old. I'm currently a student at Touro University Worldwide and I study Psychology with a concentration in human services. I have a small business on Etsy called LovelyLisaCo selling my crocheted items. My goal is to combine my love of cr

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Kelsi
I tried crocheting before but Lisa was able to help understand concepts and techniques that used to go over my head. 12/10 continuing lessons in the future.
Samia
Lisa was very patient and very thorough! When she saw that I was struggling with my double crochet, we started over and she taught me the proper way to do it. Her instructions were very clear and I was making a decent Granny Square (stitch pattern) after just one lesson.

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Christelle H.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Bachelor of Arts, History from Carleton College
  • Teaches Beginner
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Christelle H.

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Knitting is a wonderful skill! From the practical -- such as scarves, sweaters, or socks -- to the artistic, learning to knit gives you a hobby that reduces stress, gives the ability to make your own gifts, and even earn a little pocket money! I have been knitting for over 20 years and selling my knitted creations for about 10 years. I can get you started with knitting!

About Christelle

I love creating: writing, knitting, seeing new things come to life and thrive. I have extensive experience teaching women's health classes and counseling in natural women's health, because motherhood courses through my veins. I am also a published author and speaker. I love to encourage and su

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Jane
As we took a childbirth class from Christelle, you might say we took one of the most important classes in our lives from her! We honestly believe if we had not taken her class we would not have had nearly so positive an experience in natural childbirth, so much credit is due to her. Christelle prepared thoroughly for all our lessons, included interesting activities and personal anecdotes. Most importantly, Christelle made it clear that she cared not only about our grasp of the content but also about us as people. That made all the difference.
Ryan
Christelle is very knowledgeable and personal at the same time. I like how she can draw a lot from her personal experience as well.
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Renee H.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Bachelor degree in Music Therapy , Minor in Pschology from University of Dayton
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Renee H.

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About Renee

Renee has a Bachelor degree from the University of Dayton in Music Therapy with an emphasis on piano, voice and music theory. She has been teaching children from age five to adult for over 12 years. In 1995 I taught children from Kindergarten to 4th grad

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Jordan S.
Ms. Renee was intentional about meeting my son’s needs. She is very professional and I can tell she will nurture his talent. He is already looking forward to his next practice!
Sharon
Renee is excellent with my elderly brother she helps him so much.
Andrea
Renee was amazing! She is a great teacher who matches her lesson to her learners style
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Maria R.

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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 2004
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Maria R.

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I am an experienced Crochet teacher and am certified to teach crochet by the Craft Yarn Council of America. My goal is to educate and preserve for future generations the appreciation of crocheting as a fiber art that provides stress relief, is a creative outlet, and provides a sense of accomplishment.

I truly enjoy teaching others to crochet and have enjoyed 15 years of helping new crafter's confidence soar and creativity grow while teaching crochet in various venues throughout Los Angeles and Orange Counties including Pasadena City College, Monrovia Adult School, the City of Santa Fe Springs, City of Glendale, City of Orange and City of Whittier.

Since 2004 I’ve taught hundreds of people the craft of crochet. While developing a well-organized teaching approach, creating effective lesson plans and fun methods of teaching basic to advanced techniques and sharpening my ability to tailor my teaching skills to fit the needs of all students I’ve learned that there’s no wrong way to ...

About Maria

I am an experienced knitting teacher and am certified to teach knitting by The Knitting Guild Association (TKGA) and crochet by the Craft Yarn Council of America. My goal is to educate and preserve for future generations the appreciation of hand knitting and crochet as fiber arts that provide stres

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"Karen is very patient and has a great attitude and personality. She is very talented and appears eager to share her knowledge. I really enjoyed the experience. Peas Patricia"
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"Rosemary was amazing. She's an excellent teacher and I really enjoyed my lesson. Looking forward to my next lesson. I highly recommend Rosemary for sewing lessons."
- Chad
Took Sewing lessons from Rosemary O.
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"Vinita is a wonderful teacher with a lot of patience. She never rushes you to get through your project and is extremely knowledgeable in her craft. I highly recommend her as a sewing teacher."
- Katrina
Took Sewing lessons from Vinita M.
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"Dawn is the best! She has a lifetime of knowledge, so every lesson is jam packed with learning."
- denise
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"She has a good attitude and had presentations Ready at the beginning of class to not waste any time which I really appreciated"
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Took Sewing lessons from Lily S.
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