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Karen D.

6 Reviews
Lutherville Timonium, MD
Starting at $30
  • Associate of Applied Science from Baltimore International College
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 18 to 70
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Karen D.

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During our session you will learn the basic stitches of crochet. You will learn the new technique of the foundationless chain as well as how to read your work as you go along. You will learn as an intermediate you will learn how to read crochet diagrams for lace crochet or filet crochet.

About Karen

My name is Karen D. and I have been crocheting for the past 58yrs. and knitting for the past 27 yrs. I am currently a Certified Knitting and Crochet instructor from The Yarn Council of America. I was certified in the year 2000. I have taught in Michael's Arts and Craft store, JoAnn Fabric, Com

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Troy Remick
Karen is a meticulous teacher. She explains lessons in an accessible manner and gives you hands on experience under her direction. She takes time to ensure the student's understanding and proficiency before progressing. She is patient and kind. She was extremely flexible in scheduling our lessons. I learned to crochet and the basics of getting started, how to read patterns, supplies needed and much more. I love that I am now proficient at my new hobby thanks to such a wonderful teacher. Thank you Karen!
Beth
AWESOME I so enjoy working with Karen! In advance of today’s lesson, we coordinated re work on a summer shawl Project. We both thought a summer shawl addressing those summer air conditioned restaurants was a good project for folks like me that travel a bunch and need take along projects. With Karen’s guidance in mind, I bought gthe yarn. Then Karen showed me 6-9 different shawls she’s made so I could pick target shawl pattern that wasn’t above my ability and appealed to me. I’m now on my way; 3+Rows in and feeling confident of noteworthy progress til next session.
Beth
Encouraging, supportive, first class instructor. I signed up for lessons after I realized the kit I bought was above my knowledge level. It's been an awesome experience. I am more confident in reading instructions and making the (pattern specified) numerous different stitches. F2F lessons is the best; its been an awesome experience. I will take more lessons from Karen - she's just that good; a real gem for "take lessons".

Jeff R.

1 Review
Arlington, VA
Starting at $55
  • Bachelor of Music, Musical Theatre from New York University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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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Siddharth G.

62 Reviews
Clarksburg, MD
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Awarded Bachelor Business Management and Textile Technology from De Monte University
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Siddharth G.

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I have been teaching chess for 3 years and my students have gone on to tournament level and won competitions. Within the first few lessons, my students have developed a deeper understanding of chess strategies As the progressed further in their lessons they have developed special moves to win the chess games. I take pride in my students' success and love working with them. I do provide tournament chess boards for my students.

About Siddharth

Hi there, my name is Siddharth and I have been teaching chess in public and private schools, including private lessons, over the last three years. I love to see students grow with each lesson and accomplish their goals. Under my tutelage, I have helped students advance from beginner level to tou

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Bodhi B.
Siddharth was very patient with my 6 year old son. He really managed to engage him.
Gary Lilienfield
Siddharth is very pleasant, patient, and knowledgeable. Glad I got the lessons.
Antony T.
My son has improved a lot after he started taking chess lessons from Mr. Siddharth. He has learnt a lot of new techniques and is excited to use them in games.

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Bruno B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $84
  • Speaks English, Portuguese
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Bruno B.

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I will help you develop a strategy that works for you. No made pre flop ranges. Not trying to impose you the way I play the game. Poker is a very complex game and understanding your context is very important to build a profitable and comfortable strategy for you. The initial step of my program is to identify your current level and limitations, including agressiveness, bankroll, objectives and slowly introducing concepts that will change your game (Forever) without making you risk more than you should.
Ps.: I am specialized in Live cash games.

About Bruno

Hello my name is Bruno and I simply LOVE POKER. I am a semi pro player (I play part time) but every time I play I want to crush the tables. It was not always like that and before working hard on my game I was a big loser so I know exactly what does it take to fine tune your game and turn you into

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Malena R.

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Starting at $42
  • Speaks French
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Malena R.

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I am a strong believer that everyone should be able to learn and grow, regardless of ability or disability. I have extensive experience working with children and adults with learning disabilities, developmental or intellectual disabilities (including Autism), anxiety, trauma, and physical deformities. I have been crocheting since I was 4 years old. I run the Prayer Shawl ministry at church. Whether you're a just a beginner or an advanced student needing guidance, let's explore crocheting together! :)

About Malena

I have been playing piano and singing for over 30 years. I learned trumpet at age 10, baritone at age 12, flute at age 13, clarinet and tuba at age 14. I played piano for high school musicals and chorus. I have been teaching music lessons since 1989, including privately, Living Waters Christian Sch

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Huyen G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Vietnamese
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Bachelor degree from Vietnam National University, Hanoi
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Huyen G.

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I learned crocheting since I was a little girl. I can make hats, gloves, scarves, decoration stuffs... I love to share my hobbies with all my students!

About Huyen

I was born in Vietnam and just came to America 2 years ago. Teaching is my passion, both Vietnamese and Crocheting . My students said that I am very patient, enthusiastic and responsible! And the improvement of students is my happiness!

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"Randy has been instrumental in leading me through the basics and providing insights furthering my awareness to the game of Poker."
- Victoria
Took Poker lessons from Randy S.
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"Coach Siddarth worked with my 7 yr old twins this summer .. The kids have phenomenally improved .. From knowing just the basics .. in 20 classes .. kids can now play a decent game ..
Highly recommend !"
- Jasmine
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"George was a great teacher. He was patient and very informative. He provided me with many helpful tips. Would highly recommend!"
- Gina
Took Billiards lessons from George D.
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"Very patient and tok time to explain."
- Judy
Took Crocheting lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"My kids are enjoying coach Siddharth chess classes. He is a great coach. My kids

are always look forward to going to his classes. Coach Siddharth has helped improve

their chess games greatly. My kids are ready to part in the tournament. I would

highly recommend any parents to send their kids to coach Siddarth chess classes."
- ranjana
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Very patient with me... I am what you call a true beginner..."
- Jill
Took Crocheting lessons from Brianna S.
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"She is an excellent teacher. Friendly. Good teaching style. Very smart. Encourages you to learn by starting with some basics. Nice sense of humor. Highly recommended!!!"
- Joel
Took Chess lessons from Atousa P.
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"Dipankar is very knowledgeable, experienced, and dedicated. I received lessons from him for 6 months and in that time I scored 1st place in the unrated category in my first chess tournament and went on to improve my rating by 200 points.
I highly recommend Dipankar for chess lessons!"
- Jennifer
Took Chess lessons from Dipankar G.
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"I am so happy that I found Mya! I had a very enjoyable lesson with Mya at her home. Mya is a very good teacher, with sensitivity to the particular needs of the student. Mya taught me pattern-making. She did so in a way that allowed me to first observe, then practice what I had observed. I came away with a usable pattern to make an item no longer available in stores.

Whether you are new to sewing or need help in developing new skills, you will find Mya able to meet you at your sewing level and you will end the lesson with enthusiasm for sewing and looking forward to your next lesson!!"
- Mercedes Gilliom
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"I loved how she was soo detailed with it. And it wasn’t rushed she took her time to explain everything. If I was ever lost she would guide and I appreciate it."
- Hawa
Took Sewing lessons from Lorena G.
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