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Kelvin L.

141 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Music MA from University of Nottingham
  • Awarded 4th National violin competition from Poland
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Kelvin L.

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Learn how to grow your own organic vegetable at your backyard. Join my exclusive program that explore all the phases of creating and enjoying an edible garden, from designing, composting and plant care to harvesting and preserving.

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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Michele K.
Kelvin is a wonderful instructor! He is very patient, personable, and seems very passionate about what he does. I highly recommend Kelvin!
Chris H.
Great guy!! Very intelligent
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Adeline H.

2 Reviews
Palatine, IL
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • B.A. in Apparel Design from Dominican University
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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.
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Ryan D.

18 Reviews
Vernon Hills, IL
Starting at $22
  • Bachelor's degree in Actuarial Science from Maryville University
  • Awarded 6th at North American Pairs Flight B, 2018 from American Contract Bridge League
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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.

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Sonya M.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2010
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Sonya M.

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I have been quilting for over 20 years. I absolutely love quilting and want to share quilting with all who are interested.
I have taught quilting to several individuals. I teach many styles: Piecing, Applique, Paper Piecing, Finishing the Quilt Sandwich, and Longarm quilting. I am interested in sharing this art with beginners as well as experienced quilters who want to learn a new skill.
Come join the quilting community! Let your inner creativity come out with fabric!

About Sonya

I have been sewing for over 30 years. I absolutely love sewing and want to share sewing with all who are interested. I have taught quilting, sewing clothing, sewing home decorating goods, and more. I am interested in sharing this art with beginners as well as experienced sewers who want to learn a

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Anila L.
My 7 year old and I learned so much from Ms. Sonya. She was very knowledgeable, kind and patient. We can’t wait for our next class
Carol
great as usual
Patricia Ellis
Sonya was extremely detailed. I look forward to a long sewing relationship with her as my instructor!

Sandy P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 1978
  • Teaches students 21 and up
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Sandy P.

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With 42 years experience as a crochet teacher, my emphasis is Always that students needs. Learning a new skill Always takes a certain dedication from the student, as well, but I teach in a fun way, starting with the basics, all the way to advanced stitches, along with tips that only seasoned crocheters can share. This is not another Grandma's crochet. You'll learn fresh modern designs in no time. Your friends and family will be delighted to see the wonderful items you'll be producing in no time!!

About Sandy

I crochet things such as hats, scarves, afghans, sweaters, ponchos, etc. The items are from newborn size all the way up to and including men and women sizes. I have had exclusive contracts from St. Louis, Mo. to places in Texas. All of the items are original designs. I have also been department hea

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Austin Y.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Cantonese
  • Physical Education from Monta Vista High School
  • Teaching since 2009
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Austin Y.

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Learn to be challenged as well as comforted by the world of gaming. Appreciate games ranging from puzzles, fighters, first-person-shooters, and much more!

About Austin

Hello! My name is Austin, and my personal life motto is: doing my best to help others realize and reach their best! I have been teaching a number of topics ranging from music, fitness, to technology, writing, and religious texts for over 7 years. Over these years, I have also worked a myriad of job

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Ryan S.
Thoughtful instructor. Looking forward to future lessons
Phoenix H.
My son enjoyed his first lesson with Austin and we hope there are many more to come!
Casey
Austin is an excellent instructor. He was very patient with me and helped me to work on the areas that I felt needed the most improvement, developing new techniques and skills to take my game to a higher level. I highly recommend!

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"Loudel is awesome! She is very detailed in her explanation of different grammar/vocabulRy concepts, and I appreciate the informstion about different aspects of Filipino culture. Loudel makes learning Tagalog a lot of fun. I highly recommend her to anyone."
Shemeen
Took Crocheting lessons from Loudel W.
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"Siddharth was very patient and helped my two kids 8 & 10 a great deal with their chess. Very professional and a great teacher!"
Jennifer S.
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Magaging na teacher at mahusay ang pag turo ni Mrs W. Na Toto ang anak ko at masaya na marunong na sya ng basic Tagalog, e toloy toloy pa nya ang pag aaral ng Tagalog Kay Mrs W. Salamat sa pag teach nya. Mahusay at Clair na madaling maintindihan.

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Sally
Took Crocheting lessons from Loudel W.
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"She is an excellent teacher. Friendly. Good teaching style. Very smart. Encourages you to learn by starting with some basics. Nice sense of humor. Highly recommended!!!"
Joel
Took Chess lessons from Atousa P.
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"My child had such a great time learning chess with Sam. Sam's an incredible nice, friendly and knowledgeable professional.
My kids love chess now because of Sam. We are really grateful that he's our kid's chess coach."
Dr. Johnson
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"My daughter is really enjoying learning the game of chess. I wish we would have found Cindle online 3 years ago.

It's been a great experience especially while being hunkered down during COVID."
Jeff
Took Chess lessons from Cindle V.
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"Marta is the best. So look forward to my lessons. Learning so much and we have fun together. We are becoming friends! After 4 lessons I joined my first ever Bridge event and "survived with a little help from my friends". I look forward to many more lessons."
Judith
Took Bridge lessons from Marta B.
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"Vena is very knowlegable about patternmaking and haute couture techniques. Besides, that she also helps me to see exactly were difficulties could come up, so that I wouldn't get into the usual beginner troubles!

As a person, she is calm and positiv minded. If you search for someone that knows a lot, has experience in the industry and it super precise- I can really recommend her!"
Meret
Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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"What an amazing job Sonya did teaching my daughter to sew. Sonya made each session exciting and motivated my daughter to want to learn more. My daughter is eager to take on bigger projects due to Sonya’s encouragement. Sonya is an excellent teacher!"
Emma
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"He was a nice teacher and helped us learn more tactics and made us think harder then we ever did. Thank you Siddharth!"
Evan&Luaren
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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