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Sonya M.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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Patty
Wow! Miss Sonya knows so much and was ready to help with everything from setting up my machine to initial cutting fabrics. She moves at my pace and has a wonderful presence! Loved this first lesson and would absolutely recommend her to anyone looking to learn to quilt =D
Latonya
She is down to earth, knowledgeable, and tackled concerns I had with sewing a particular project. Will be paying for her services again very soon.
Avery W.
Sonya is wonderful! My daughter came hime after her first sewing lesson so excited about what she will learn. It took her 30 minutes, talking a mile a minute, to share every detail. Sonya made her feel comfortable and eager to learn more.
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Mingla C.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Thai
  • MA in Environmental Education from Goshen College
  • Teaching since 2007
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Mingla C.

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We'll make the best use of those unused magazines, paper rolls, cardboard around your house.

About Mingla

Being encouraging and developing positive attitude towards a particular subject are my teaching secrets.

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Martha R.
Instructor Mingla is awesome. She has been working with my 9 years old daughter for quite some time now. Ever since my daughter started her online math tutoring sessions with Mingla she is doing excellent in math. She was a B+ average student in math and now she is an A average. Mingla has a lot of patience to deal with kids and she makes sure they understand what she is teaching them. I can openly express this because I see how she is with my daughter. After each of her math sessions, my daughter always let me know how much she learned and how she is so happy she is able to understand math problems easier the way Mingla explains them. I truly recommend instructor Mingla for your children's needs in Math. She is a very dedicated individual who works very well with kids! Highly recommend her!
Michael
Very helpful and friendly. Easy to understand the language with her methods.
Valarie Kelly
Mingla is very patient and does a great job of finding ways to explain Thai words in English for me. I would recommend her to anyone.
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Maria R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Certified Knitting Instructor from The Knitting Guild Association
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Maria R.

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I am an experienced knitting teacher and am certified to teach knitting by The Knitting Guild Association (TKGA) and the Craft Yarn Council of America. My goal is to educate and preserve for future generations the appreciation of hand knitting as a fiber art that provides stress relief, is a creative outlet, and provides a sense of accomplishment.

I truly enjoy teaching others to knit and have enjoyed 15 years of helping new knitter's confidence soar and creativity grow while teaching knitting 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 knitting. 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 ...

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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Daniel L.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Daniel L.

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My students and I have at least one in-person meeting per week with the goal of preparing them for rated competitions. During this meeting, I will go over tactical themes with the student, challenge him/her with puzzles, go over and discuss Grandmaster games and opening variations, or play training games.

I will also chat with the student and find out what she been doing, what she has been working on, and ask her what problems she has encountered during her training.

About Daniel

Hi, I'm a chess tutor and competitor! I teach students of all ages and skill levels and have volunteered for the non-profit organizations Chess Challenge in DC and Chess Girls DC. I focus on one-on-one lessons with instruction geared towards preparing my students for competitive play. My rate is $5

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Davi R.
Lots of clues and a passionate teacher.

Justine P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Justine P.

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I tailor to your needs! Want to learn a specific stitch? Have something special you want to make? I've got you! I will bring all the supplies you need and show you ways to make crocheting as comfortable for you as possible!
I've been crocheting since I was a little girl. I love challenges and love unique projects!

About Justine

My mother taught me to crochet when I was a little girl. Slowly I began teaching myself as many different stitches as I could. I love to crochet and always find fun projects to do! I want to bring the joy of learning new things to others!

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Aaron C.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin, English, German
  • Bachelor In Business Administration and Entrepreneurship from Boston University School of Management
  • Teaching since 2008
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Aaron C.

6 Reviews
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Whether you are looking to learn a new system, gain master points, or master the basics of this most wonderful game, I am here to accelerate your growth.

My primary system is 2/1, but I also play precision and standard american. I also know pretty much every convention out there if you want to pick up some new gadgets.

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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Sheila
Aaron was pleasant, professional, patient and a real pleasure. Can’t wait for our next lesson.
Linda Berez
Very good lesson.
luis R.
Aaron has been teaching my 9 year old son chess lessons. After several months with a weekly lesson, my wife and I are very pleased with his progress. At first we had our doubts about whether online classes would work. The truth is that we are very satisfied because the use of technology added interest for my son in learning. Aaron is very patient and makes the lessons enjoyable, with some humor. He has a teaching method that combines strategy and theory with a love for the game. That is the magic of learning and is the key to advance one's knowledge of any discipline. Now we play more and more competitive matches and his progress is very noticeable. We also appreciate Aaron's feedback about how each lesson went and tips to work on during the week to reinforce what was learned.

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"Very welcoming. Very patient. Answered all of my questions."
- Mandel
Took Sewing lessons from Felicia A.
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"Very professional, great teaching on machine , learned the basics to go on my own . Highly recommended."
- Mike
Took Sewing lessons from Melissa Q.
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"I must admit, in the beginning I was reluctant on trying our online lessons. However, Siddharth was awesome. We had connectivity problems and he just rolled with it. The lessons online were great and our boys really enjoy learning chess."
- Disha
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Erin is patient and helpful. I enjoyed my first lesson!"
- Melissa Trelfa
Took Crocheting lessons from Erin R.
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"Wanted to share my experience. I'm in my late 30's and wanted to improve my chess skills, and i'm so happy I was able to find Sam. The lessons are challenging, but at the same time very fun! I have already improved my USCF rating by 372 points in 3 months!! After having tried 3-4 other chess teachers, Sam's been the absolute best and will stick with him!"
- Daniel S.
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"Our teen aged daughter received billiard instructions from her uncle as a Christmas Gift. We decided to make it a family event, and the three of us met George at Status Billiards.

I was curious to see how he would handle billiard instruction with a younger person. Confidence building is important when teaching kids and George did a great job of helping our daughter understand and strategically play the game in a way that was neither patronizing nor demoralizing. He led by example; he was patient, kind, engaged and was having fun. This set the tone for a great experience for our daughter and the whole family. We're going to encourage she practice on weekends and intend to incorporate billiards into our "time with family"."
- Cynthia
Took Billiards lessons from George D.
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"I throughly enjoyed this class! My husband has bought me so many things in order to make everything in jewelry...right now someone wants me to make them a Buhhda love bracelet..I need a pattern..ugh! But I'm sure I can do it! Thank you for being a very informative teacher & creator"
- Patricia
Took Jewelry Design lessons from Tarcisio H.
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"For a long time I thought I understood the game of pool but within the first 5 minutes of running drills with Dan, I came to the realization that I did not know much. My understanding of the completely changed and I definitely see improvements in the near future."
- Leo
Took Billiards lessons from Daniel P.
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"So much fun! I'm excited for my next lesson. Rhiannon is a great teacher."
- Katy
Took Embroidery lessons from Rhiannon P.
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"The session was wonderful
I am learning how to sew home decor items and upholstery"
- Susan
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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