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John S.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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John S.

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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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Mia S.

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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Mia S.

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Learn the step by step techniques needed to create a variety of beautiful crepe paper flowers and handmade greeting cards. In addition, you will learn some time saving tips to help you along and make your handcrafted paper projects a little easier. I will be supplying a materials list, which includes supplies, incorporation resources and templates to keep for practicing at your own pace.

About Mia

Mia is a paper artist living in Atlanta, Georgia. She specializes in greeting cards, oversized paper flowers, paper flowers crowns, photography backdrops, commercial storefront installations, and theatrical stage props. Mia has worked with both large and small brands on creative branding, collabora

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Simone
I had so much fun learning how to make cotton paper flowers at Mia’s workshop. She was super patient with me and my flower came out so beautiful! I would highly recommend taking her class, I’m using my new skills to make a photo shoot backdrop for my wedding.

Ken M.

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  • Teaching since 2005
  • B.S. Mathematics from University of Pittsburgh
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ken M.

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I have been playing bridge for over 40 years and teaching for the last ten years. I currently direct 2 duplicate games at the Charlottesville, Va. Senior Center.

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I have been playing bridge for over 40 years and the last 10 as a duplicate bridge player. I currently direct two duplicate games at the Charlottesville, Va Senior Center. I also teach duplicate bridge skills and strategy.

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Very methodical and a great listener

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Salma R.

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  • Speaks Arabic, English
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Salma R.

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I've been teaching Crocheting for 10 years and my students have gone on to make things as small as bracelets to something as unique as jumping rope. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to make a pencil pouch and as time goes on you'll be able to make your own blankets. I specialize in making gift like ornaments to winter apparel, typically use patterns from books and online, and have the 22 different crochet hooks and yarn available for your lessons. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

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Hi, there! My name is Salma Repole. I've been teaching lessons for 5 years. I'm a loving and outgoing person and my teaching style is easy, simple, and effective. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

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Stacy M.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Stacy M.

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I have been creatively scrapbooking my family’s memories for over 18 years! In my courses I will show you how to make pages that capture the beauty of family. I will provide use of my personal scrapbook items, including my Cricut and punches and stock paper. I will work with you to find the right photos to go together on the page. Absolutely a must for a scrapbook fan! Class price includes up to 3 students if you would like to make it a group class!!

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My love of scrapbooking is such a large part of my everyday life. I have a creative eye for design that will make your photos come to life on the pages. Every level of crafter welcome and classes tailored to your needs!

Larianne T.

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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 13 to 75
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Larianne T.

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I have been crocheting since I was 5, so I have over 20 years of experience. I love to crochet, and I can teach you how to make some of my most popular designs. I can also help with social media management for your crochet business, along with giving tips & tricks to make sales on Etsy and in person at craft shows.

About Larianne

Hi! I'm Larianne! I'm a wedding & portraits photographer and crochet addict :) Both my love for crochet and photographer started when I was a child. Now I am a wife and mother of two, and I have a photography business and a crochet business. I would love to help you get started, or help you get eve

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"Mya was GREAT! After today's lesson, I'm looking forward to the next one. Mya was patient and hands on."
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"Sabrina teaches my twin daughters once a week and they love her!"
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"Mathew is a fantastic teacher. I started off as a beginner and throughout the past few months, I have been introduced to many new skills. Mathew continues to encourage me and help me work towards improving my game. He teaches in a straightforward manner that translates easily for new players, making the game of chess easy to learn."
Leah C.
Took Chess lessons from Mathew M.
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"Very interesting person who raised my interest multiple times throughout the lesson. Also taught me the mastery of an important fundamental of billiards that I looked past"
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Took Billiards lessons from Daniel P.
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"Omer is a great origami teacher. His instructions and teaching techniques are excellent. he is very clear in his instruction. Not only does he teaches well but he also make sure he is understood. i feel i have made a lot of progress by learning from hi,"
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"My first lesson was amazing. I learnt so much and Trivia is so knowledgeable. I cannot wait for next week."
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Took Sewing lessons from Trivia D.
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"So much fun! I'm excited for my next lesson. Rhiannon is a great teacher."
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Took Embroidery lessons from Rhiannon P.
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"Excellent instructor-we has no prior knowledge of the game and he explained it very well! Continuing!"
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"I was stuck in a rut and unsure about how to improve my chess game. After a few lesson with Matt I feel a lot better about where I am at, and have been steadily improving over the last few weeks. Matt was able to figuring out why I was stuck, and what I needed to work on to get my chess abilities to the next level. Would highly recommend him for anyone who is looking to improve their game!"
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Took Chess lessons from Mathew M.
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"Sonya was great! She took her time, but kept focused on showing me some great sewing techniques and tips. I will definitely be taking another session from her in the near future."
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