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Jennifer W.

7 Reviews
Bowie, MD
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jennifer W.

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I am an AFPA certified personal trainer and hula hoop expert. In addition to working as a personal trainer at LaFitness, I have taught Hooping for Fitness and Performance at a local community center. I would love to help a novice or intermediate to improve his or her fundamental hooping skills as well as learn some new exciting tricks.

About Jennifer

Good day. I very much enjoy tutoring students online and in person and have been tutoring students of all ages since 2011 and have provided more than 8,000 lessons. As a former forensic chemist for the Drug Enforcement Administration and a small-group water-testing laboratory supervisor for the US

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Alfonso W.
Excellent instructor...Jennifer.
Haliah E.
My lesson was very helpful and she was very nice to work with. We worked on an assignment that I was struggling with and now understand how to do it.
Ashley
First lesson was yesterday and my daughter was very impressed.

Jeff R.

1 Review
Arlington, VA
Starting at $55
  • Bachelor of Music, Musical Theatre from New York University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Jeff R.

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I've been practicing origami for over 20 years. My love of animals as a kid inspired me to learn origami so I could fold my very own paper zoo. Now, I teach students of all ages and skill levels to fold. I've also been a theatre educator for nearly a decade and I love empowering the inner artist in all of us.

I'll work with you to master the common folds and bases, learn all kinds of models, and show you how to read diagrams so you can keep folding on your own, and even try your own original designs. In addition to creating pieces of art, origami exercises hand-eye coordination and can feel as calming as meditation. After every session, you will come away with amazing paper creations!

Just by folding paper, you can create beautiful pieces of art in five, twenty-five, or one hundred and five steps, from a simple fish to a three-headed dragon. The art of Origami truly has no bounds.

I'm currently based in Arlington, VA but I often travel for my theatre work and will keep my ...

About Jeff

I'm now in Arlington, VA, and available for in-person teaching in the D.C./Metro area. *Before purchasing lessons, please send me a private message to let me know what you're interested in working on. I only use TakeLessons.com to book private lessons. I've been folding origami for over twe

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Eryn
Jeff was such an amazing teacher. He came to our home and even brought the special paper with him. Our son who is 7 and his friends (8-9yrs) thoroughly enjoyed learning how to fold origami and it was a creative fun way to spend the afternoon. We hope to do it again soon.
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Jennifer P.

29 Reviews
Gwynn Oak, MD
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • B.A. (double major: music and psychology) from Goucher College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jennifer P.

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Want to learn more about "what makes you tick", what your energetic blueprint/makeup is? Or perhaps you know the basics, but you want to learn "to read" charts, or to work with "moving energy" (transits and progressions) more effectively.

Whatever your desire and current level of knowledge, astrology is a wonderful language and method of learning "how you work yourself" deeply, and how to understand/partner with others (and with the universe!) more effectively.

I can teach you about your chart in a more academic sense (I have 20 years of tutoring/teaching experience!)--OR we can integrate astrology with healing, meditative and/or creative practices, to help you integrate your inherent archetypal expression in a deeper, more impactful way.

About Jennifer

I am a professional singer-songwriter and have been teaching lessons fulltime for the last 12 years. I teach students of all ages and levels of experience. My current range of students include: kids with learning/developmental disabilities, teenagers who have starred in school musicals, and perf

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Arina S.
Jennifer is so kind and knows just how to make her home yours. She’s so informative and super personable!
Bri K.
So friendly, flexible, and helpful
Leah W.
Jennifer was very attentive and worked very well with my 6 year old!

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Omer S.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Hebrew
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Liberal Arts from Landmark College
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Omer S.

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Hi, I am Omer. As an origami artist, I've been in this field for 30 years, designing and teaching as well. Learn practical models such as wallet, jewelry box, flowers, money folds or models for your events. All levels from beginner to advanced are welcome. You can browse my website "Theorigamiartist".

About Omer

Been an artist for 30 years.

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Denise
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,

Tammy H.

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Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2010
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Tammy H.

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Hello and thank you for looking at my profile. I am left handed so teach left handed people. I taught myself to crochet many years ago. I love making things of all kinds from blankets to baby booties. I am very easy going and take time to teach. Crocheting is a great way to relax so lets make something beautiful.

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Hi, I have been crocheting for about 20 years and am self taught. I am left handed so it was hard to find someone to teach me. The first time I picked up the yarn and hook and started, I was hooked. I have made many newborn beanies for the hospitals. I enjoy making afghans and giving them to fami

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Jovan M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, Serbian, Russian,
  • Teaches students 5 to 25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jovan M.

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lessons I do are fun for children. Chess is very interesting game and it is important how it is being presented.
Beginners will learn chess principals and get right foundation for future studies of the game.
Students will improve in all aspects of the game.
Competitive chess players will learn more about importance of endgames chess tactics and openings that will help them win more games.

About Jovan

I am FIDE and national chess master with FIDE rating 2310. I have been teaching chess in New York City schools and individually for past 20 years . Chess game should be fun for kids if is presented the right way. I will bring to students my expertise and understanding for the game; Many of m

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"Ok...First I have to say, I am so pleased to have signed up for classes with Mya. Choosing to take sewing classes with Mya is hands down one of the best decisions I made and will continue to make. She is intelligent, very knowledgeable in her craft (or rather crafts), friendly, considerate, patient, and a great conversationalist. I hands down recommend taking a class or classes with her."
- Mika
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"Eddie is extremely professional & knowledgeable.
He was very helpful from basic fundamentals to showing me some drills I can work on. More importantly, it was fun & he is a cool dude."
- Lance
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"Amazing instructor. He took my game to the next level."
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"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."
- Avery
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Dawn is an amazing sewing instructor. She taught my 8 year old daughter to sew her first quilt, which later won first prize at the Terryville Fair. Dawn is punctual, energetic, and patient. My daughter enjoyed every lesson and learned the fundamentals of sewing, cutting, and following patterns. Lessons were effective and fun."
- Aryn
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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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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"Great lesson. Vena was very patient and instructive. She answered all my questions and made it easy for me to remember."
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