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Omar J.

2 Reviews
Schiller Park, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Arabic
  • Teaches students 11 and up
  • BA- Criminology, Law, and Justice from University of Illinois in Chicago- UIC
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Omar J.

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As far as chess goes, anyone can learn how to move a piece, control the board, or utilize move patterns. The thing that separates the average from the adept is the understanding of the multiple levels of "playing". Starting with your mind set, moving on to the game board, and ultimately defeating the opponent sitting across from you...

Defeating your opponent is literally the goal of chess. So, it is important to remember to have fun while being competitive.

I am a Chess Player, and have been since elementary school where I joined the chess club and became addicted to the game. That's when found out my younger brother was cheating when he taught me how to play a few weeks before. Needless to say he cant win against me anymore...OK fine, he gets lucky sometimes...at the end of the day we supported each other and our friends at a bunch of chess tournaments!

Now, at this point in my life, it is time to share some chess knowledge and support someone who is looking for that

About Omar

As with anything else I teach It is important to understand the fundamentals and then gain knowledge from those experiences onward. Learning and enjoying anything depends on practice experience as well as separate tactics that cause you to be unique and create an advantage only you have.

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Sairam M.
Omar is an awesome instructor to teach on Method Acting.He understands the student aspiration and train accordingly.he motivates the actor with his excellent advises and provide inspirational thoughts to the actor.I am sure he can make best actors/actresses/artists through his own specific ways of method acting skills.thank you Director:).
Craig
When I first began my search for an acting coach I was stressed out because I knew I needed help but I didn't know how to start. Luckily I found the Director, Omar. The Director began by interviewing me to see what my goals and potential were. He then developed a specific lesson plan designed around what he called "The Fundamentals" and I progressed since then. Now after a few months of the Directors support, I know confidently that I am an Actor. I learned things about human behavior and method acting that I couldn't find in any video or online source. The Director somehow made things simple to understand and I'm glad for it. I am not done with the lessons, but since he has supported me and shared his knowledge, the least I can do is share my experience. Thank you Director!

Adeline H.

Palatine, IL
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French, English
  • B.A. in Apparel Design from Dominican University
  • Teaching since 2015
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Adeline H.

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I teach both hand and machine embroidery, and will help you to explore all the ins and outs of the craft through fun, creative projects!

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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Angela C.

12 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Dutch, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Science from Wheaton College
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
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Angela C.

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I learned to crochet is grade school!

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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Rasha
Very lovely and welcoming teacher. She asked my daughter about her goal and worked with her patiently to achieve it. We might come back again next year.
Margie DeTour
Angela was patient and very helpful.
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Dawnielle J.
Angela was a an excellent instructor! She was very engaged with staff as we had zero experience! Angela was able to incorporate mindfulness practices into our knitting session with my management team. I would highly recommend her!

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Lakisha C.

Teaches Online
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  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Lakisha C.

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I keep it simple. Instead of hammering you with words you do not understand. I show you the way I learned how to crochet. I start off small and basically learn my way as I continue to crochet. I am still learning but I had to start somewhere.

About Lakisha

I am a military veteran that love arts and crafts. I enjoy learning how to do different things like crocheting, making jewelry, drawing, learning foreign languages. I love to try anything when it comes to something I never considered learning how to do. Crocheting took over me and I stay on YouTube

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Danial A.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $75
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Danial A.

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I have been playing chess for nine years, and have peak ratings of 2348 FIDE and 2390 USCF. Some of my accomplishments include: I am a 5 Time National Champion, THE NUMBER ONE RANKED 17 YEAR OLD IN THE WEST COAST of the UNITED STATES, ranked top ten in the country for my age group, and have achieved the titles of national master and FIDE master. Along with this, I am also rated in the top 5% of all chess players. I have taught many chess camps for kids and adults across the California area and have 2 years of teaching experience. One of my biggest teaching accomplishments is assisting one of my students to go from #117 in the country to #13 in the country (gained 500 rating points) for their age group in a matter of 5 months! I welcome all levels and will make sure each lesson is tailored specifically to every student's needs. After receiving many hours of coaching myself and improving to where I am today, I can guarantee I can help you get to the next level. If you are ready to ...

About Danial

Hello everyone, my name is Danial Asaria and I am a professional chess player that has traveled across the world playing in tournaments representing the U.S on an international setting. I am a 5-TIME NATIONAL CHAMPION and currently the NUMBER ONE 18-year-old on the west coast of the United States r

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Jonah R.
Thanks Danial! That was a great first lesson. Looking forward to more.
Aidan C.
My son USCF rating 1400+ took a trial lesson with Danial. Danial is methodical and systematic in his coaching. He was quick to identify what my son needs to improve in order to get to the next level. The most important thing is that my son enjoyed his one-hour lesson and literally felt that the lesson time flew by as it felt like only 2 minutes long to him. My son gives Danial thumbs up and 5 stars.
Dean
As a high rated 1500+ player, Danial was able to teach many new things about my openings and how I ca imrpove. Great coach!

Natasha M.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Natasha M.

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Embroidery lessons with me will be set at your pace, focusing on whatever stitch or skill you want to master in that lesson. I am a supremely patient person with 3+ years of professional tutoring experience and many years of selling and teaching embroidery.

About Natasha

I taught myself embroidery at a fairly young age and gradually built up my skills by gifting embroidery pieces to my friends. I have been selling original designs on my Etsy (2AMembroideries) since 2016 while also taking custom commissions. I’ve helped dozens of friends get started on their own emb

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"Avalon is a great teacher, my daughter didn't have any experience in sewing. She helped her make a simple skirt, avalon was very patient with her. I highly recommend avalon."
- Laya
Took Sewing lessons from Avalon F.
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"Mr.Siddharth is a great coach. My kids love him and the lessons he teaches. They were able to quickly learn the basics and new tricks. He spends lot of time with my kids playing against them and help improve their moves. I strongly recommend Mr.Siddharth for chess coaching."
- Raj
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"I enrolled my 11-year old daughter in Felicia's Saturday sewing class. Because the lesson is some distance from our house, I stuck around and observed the lessons. Felicia is unfailingly patient, kind and unhurried. She does not jump in and take over if something goes wrong; she teaches the child to cut, measure, stitch, etc. and expects the child to master and complete the task alone. Her classes are fun and my daughter has taken a real interest in sewing."
- Kathleen
Took Sewing lessons from Felicia A.
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"Excellent chess instructor. Very patient and experienced teaching my children 6 and 7 years of age. Always on time."
- Elisa
Took Chess lessons from Melissa M.
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"I normally don’t leave feedback, but wanted to take the time to say that I am extremely pleased with Sam and he has exceeded our expectations. Our son loves his
Lessons! Thank you."
- Milos
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"Great first sewing lesson for my daughter!"
- Sarah
Took Sewing lessons from Linda S.
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"Patient, easy to ask him questions, a good instructor."
- Azmina
Took Bridge lessons from Karl K.
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"Love having Ms. Lily give me lessons in my own home. My understanding of the lessons taught is very valuable."
- juice
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"Andrew is the best! He made the learning fun and my kid definitely loved him."
- Lisa
Took Chess lessons from Andrew H.
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"Great lesson. Karl is patient and an expert. I enjoyed my lesson immensely."
- Cheryl
Took Bridge lessons from Karl K.
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