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Mya Mya Seinn T.

55 Reviews
Alexandria, VA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Burmese
  • Master of Arts in Geology from The City College of New York, CUNY
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 8 and up
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Mya Mya Seinn T.

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Personalized sewing lessons!!!

- Making clothes
- Reading pattern
- Hand sewing & hand embroidery
- Bags & accessories ... etc.

Openings for new students.
Lessons are offered in my studio.
Fun and friendly learning environment.
Look forward to guiding you on your educational journey!

About Mya Mya Seinn

Hello there! My name is Mya and I am a very patient instructor and understand that students learn at a different pace, after all everyone is an individual! Availability changes every week and please contact me for availability. I received my degree in Geology from Yangon University in Yang

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Nikita
She is a great Teacher!!
Joan S.
I re-upped more lessons with Mya! Always encouraging, friendly, patient and very knowledgeable. Anyone will only want to continue whatever craft she is teaching! Looking forward to learning more from Mya! :-)
Mixi G.
Very nice she help me a lot
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Margaret R.

4 Reviews
Catonsville, MD
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2004
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Margaret R.

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Paper is an exciting medium anybody can learn and I love teaching all the ways one can work with it, including origami.

About Margaret

Well Hello! I am an artist and teacher with 15 years experience, trained in many artistic mediums teaching to both children and adults from a wide range of diverse backgrounds or experience levels. Tell me what you want to learn to do, and I will customize your time in my art studio so that

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Barbara G.
I took painting lessons about 10 years ago and haven’t done anything since. I brought a 1/2 finished painting. Maggie was great helping me set up and seeing where I was and what I remembered. Then showed me some techniques to help get me going. I’m looking forward to our next lesson.
Steve K.
Maggie is a talented instructor. Helped me tremendously with oil paint color mixing and matching.
Melissa R
Maggie is an exceptional teacher who has her classroom management skills down to a tee. It’s amazing to watch her command a classroom full of children while remaining sweet and never losing her cool. She was a great mentor and I learned a lot about art education from her!

Jeff R.

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

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 1991
  • B.S. Political Science/Urban Affairs from Barnard College
  • Awarded John Lennon Scholarship Songwriters Award from Yoko Ono
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Aimee S.

3 Reviews
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I love to play chess and to teach beginners of all ages This game exercises the analytical and spatial awareness parts of your brain in ways that will strengthen your overall brain function.

About Aimee

I teach gospel piano and beginner piano, flute, chess and English/ESL. I can also assist with editing resumes and documents and writing grants (government and private foundations). Use your ears, use your fingers and all the other gifts God gave you to assist during your local worship service.

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Taahir J.
She's awesome! Extremely patient and can teach exactly what you want to know.
Juan
She is extremely patient and supportive. Aimee is knowledgeable about a very wide range of music and clearly LOVES teaching.
Morgan
Aimee is a wonderful teacher! She is quite knowledgeable and experienced. I appreciated how she tailored the lessons not just to my level but my pace and personality!
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Kevin F.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • BA from Harding University
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Kevin F.

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This is kind of a broad topic, but I play a wide variety of games and enjoy many aspects of them, from chess to card games to that blasted Minesweeper! Want to know why you never land on Boardwalk in Monopoly? We can talk about that too!

About Kevin

I have had a fairly diverse musical background, including playing with bands and orchestras, as well as participating in choral groups and opera. I have a master's degree in music performance for wind conducting, and a bachelor's degree in music with an emphasis on piano performance. I have taug

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Fisher
Can't wait to sew my sons progress over time. He had to give Kevin a big hug after the first lesson.
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Thomas
I waited after a few lessons to give feedback. Very pleased. Kevin is full of knowledge -both relevant to music and other random fun facts! He is patient and will move at whatever pace you prefer. I look forward to continuing to improve my skills under his direction.

Makenzee T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Bachelor's of Business Marketing from Independence University
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Makenzee T.

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I make and sell beautiful wire wrapped crystal Jewelry with multiple gauges of wire.

About Makenzee

Hey I'm Kenzie Rae and I've been creating custom wire wrapped jewelry for over 3 years now! I love creating custom pieces that have a splash of my own style to share with others! Wire wrapping doesn't have to feel overwhelming.

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"Mya is very patient and kind. She knows everything there is to know about sewing and is an excellent teacher! I went to her for advanced techniques and she helped me bring me sewing to the next level!"
- Elizabeth
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"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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- Dawnielle
Took Knitting lessons from Angela C.
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"Mr. Siddharth is a good chess teacher with patience. My son enjoyed to learn chess from him."
- Lillian
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Mr.Siddharth is a great instructor. My son wanted to join chess, but I wasn't sure how much online classes can help. After few classes, I could see my son started showing more interest in chess and he was proud of his progress as well. He is looking forward for the class. Thats a very good sign for me. I would highly recommend Mr.Siddharth."
- Aneetha
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Lorena is amazing! Exceeded my expectations. Highly recommend."
- caryn
Took Sewing lessons from Lorena G.
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"The two hour lesson was perfect for me. I needed a refresher course and Sarah reviewed all the areas of concern. At this time I do not have a follow up appointment set. I want to take what was discussed today and apply it to my sewing projects. I would definitely recommend Sarah for any of your sewing needs."
- Kristi
Took Sewing lessons from Sarah L.
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"Such a good teacher. My granddaughter loved it"
- Ava
Took Sewing lessons from Donna Z.
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"It was the first lesson. But I think it is going to be great."
- Michael
Took Chess lessons from Melissa M.
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"Jennifer is great at explaining the chart and how it pertains to me. I am lookong to learning more."
- Annette
Took Astrology lessons from Jennifer P.
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"Hans is a great woodworker! I wanted to hire him to do the trim work in my new house - but the scoundrel moved on me! I helped Hans do some work on the tiny house he built, he was very patient with me as he explained tool use and how the pieces I was working on fit together. He also built a beautiful bench for my new home that is extremely unique."
- Dean
Took Woodworking lessons from Hans N.
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