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John S.

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Somerville, MA
Starting at $84
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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John S.

Somerville, MA

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I learned to play chess from my dad when I was seven. Ever since, I have been playing in national and international chess tournaments. I was a four-time state high school chess champion. I'm an experienced tournament chess player (14 Years) and chess teacher (10 years). I have a masters degree in education from Harvard University. In addition, I have trained as a long distance runner. I was on my high school and college track and cross country team. I continue to run today and train for half-marathons and marathons.

I have taught chess with the US Chess Center in Washington, DC. I have created several after school and in school chess programs in DC, Ohio and Boston. I was a program officer for a small nonprofit that taught chess in hospitals, libraries and schools throughout the Massachusetts area. I have taught chess to both children and adults with a wide range of abilities. I was the Vice President of the Massachusetts Chess Association for 5 years.

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I learned to play chess from my dad when I was seven. Ever since, I have been playing in national and international chess tournaments. I was a four-time state high school chess champion. I'm an experienced tournament chess player (14 Years) and chess teacher (10 years). I have a masters degree in e

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Stevie A.

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Holliston, MA
Starting at $34
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Fashion design from Parsons: The New School for Design
  • Teaching since 2015
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Interested in becoming a tailor, applying to fashion school or just want to mend and create your own apparel? You have found your teacher!

I hold a BFA in fashion design from Parsons: The New School for Design with a focus in sustainable fashion. I have spent the last 5 years training to be a master tailor and currently have over 10,000 hours of experience. I am knowledgeable about both home sewing machines and industrial machines. I am trained in womenswear, menswear and children’s apparel construction. I can’t wait to make your fashion dreams come true!

About Stevie

Hi my name is Stevie and I’m excited to teach you how to sew! I learned to sew at the age of 11 because I didn’t want to dress like all the other kids at school and I haven’t stopped yet! I believe that sewing is a basic skill that everyone should learn whether you dream of filling your closet with

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Sergey V.

(8)
Gaming
Starting at $15
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  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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i can teach you how to play madden 18 and win games online. i'm not the greatest player and i do lose some games, but i do run a good scheme that has gotten me in all madden 1st string and i have won super bowls.

About Sergey

Hello. My name is Sergey. I'm from Brooklyn, New York. I am a NASM certified personal trainer, i have been training and teaching over 10 years. I'm currently a professional powerlifter, but i also do body weight training, bodybuilding, strongman and weightlifting. I also breakdance even though i no

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September 24, 2017
Heather C.
Wow Sergey is really great at this! My daughter just turned 5 and is still practicing her headstands against the wall hours later. Sergey's advice to have her 'help' me practice MY stretching is a double win and making her more willing to do her pushups and splits too. We are really looking forward to the next class already. Thank you so much for all the advice and feeback post class too, Sergey!
September 9, 2015
kaylee
my dad said that i could only do gymnastics if there was one in stamford and i guess that there is you sound likea really good teacher and itlooks likeother people like you so im going to tell my dad about you and see if i can do it
July 14, 2015
Sarah Newton
It was a great lesson and Sergey speant way more time with me than what he needed to. He is very knowledgable about exercise and very flexible.

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Cheryl V.

(27)
Crocheting
Starting at $15
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  • Teaching since 2000
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Cheryl V.

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Are you excited about learning how to crochet? Are you ready, to create great gifts, crafts, projects, and more, to keep, or give away to someone special? If yes, than come learn with me! I have been crocheting for over 10years. I am very passionate, skillful, and successful in this art of work. I will teach you the basic, beginner to intermideate level concepts and techniques of learning how to crochet.
Each session, we will focus on a skill, following a small craft, for more practice on the skill. We will move at your pace, so, no need to worry!
Remember, crocheting is a relaxing, fun, skill/technique! If you stick with me, have fun, and continue to practice over a period of time, I can guarantee, that you will eventually master the skill, and off to making beautiful crafty projects!

About Cheryl

Are you excited about learning how to crochet? Are you ready to create great gifts, crafts, projects, and more, to keep, or give away to someone special? If yes, than come learn with me! I have been crocheting for over 10years. I am very passionate, skillful, and successful in this art of work. I w

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November 6, 2019
Jamie M.
Canceled all of the lessons. I bought everything on the supply list and she didn't give 1 lesson!
July 30, 2019
Faith HoSang
Cheryl is an excellent teacher. Not only was class informative but fun. She’s a great teacher not only for beginners but for anyone wanting to bush up on their skills.
July 23, 2019
Cleronel Austrie
I learnt alot ... she is very patient kind and upbeat.. 🙌🏽🙌🏽🙌🏽
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Kyle B.

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Chess
Starting at $15
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Kyle B.

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I'm a passionate chess player with an extensive knowledge of chess theory who specializes in teaching beginner/intermediate (up to ~1600 USCF) players of all ages. Lessons will be personalized to focus on student's weaknesses and areas of needed improvement, as well as generalized chess instruction. Chess is a great platform to improve critical thinking skills and one's ability to focus, as well as a great way to have fun. My lessons will help you or your children gain an understanding of the art of chess and improve your confidence and ability to play the game.

About Kyle

I'm a class B (almost class A) player who has been playing chess seriously for just over a year, though I've been playing the game since I was a child. I regularly play in competitive over-the-board tournaments, as well as playing daily online. I have an International Master as a coach, so I am con

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November 8, 2019
Kevin M.
The lesson went very excellently. Kyle was prepared yet flexible. Most importantly I learned.
October 19, 2019
Zach
Kyle is an amazing instructor! In one session he went over six or seven studies and allowed me to try and work out complicated winning ideas in different positions, and then showed me the correct ones and more importantly, the ideas that a chess player should take away from them. I can genuinely say that even in that one session, I feel like Kyle helped me substantially improve as a chess player.
October 5, 2019
Elad
Had a nice online 1-hour lesson with Kyle, who helped me with some of my questions I had in certain position. Helped me realize which parts of the game I had to work on more.
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Hans N.

(12)
Carpentry
Starting at $45
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  • Teaching since 2011
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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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"I met Tuesday at the fabric store. I gave her a photo and we picked out fabric. After my dress and vest was made... We were "the couple" of the night. I changed my design 3 times and she was patient and caring and I stopped the whole show because of her. My dress was much prettier than the original photo I had given her."
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"Came in wanting to pack a lot of learning into one lesson. Betty delivered going over and above what I expected. I'm a sewing machine now."
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Took Sewing lessons from Betty E.
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"I'm having so much fun..with just a few classes I've already made a skirt and a drawstring bag. Thank you so much!"
- Missy
Took Sewing lessons from Tracy B.
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"I highly recommend this instructor. She was very pleasant every time she came over & she helped my 13 yr old enormously. My daughter already had some sewing skills & Melissa helped her with new ideas & ways to make pants & skirts."
- Cristine
Took Sewing lessons from Melissa Q.
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- James
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