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Christelle H.

2 Reviews
Stillwater, MN
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Christelle H.

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Knitting is a wonderful skill! From the practical -- such as scarves, sweaters, or socks -- to the artistic, learning to knit gives you a hobby that reduces stress, gives the ability to make your own gifts, and even earn a little pocket money! I have been knitting for over 20 years and selling my knitted creations for about 10 years. I can get you started with knitting!

About Christelle

Want to learn to speak, read, or write English? I can help! In the past, I have taught all standard academic subjects, including English, math, science, French, art, music and more and have taught children of all ages. Starting in 2019, I decided to focus on teaching ESL. My ESL students have be

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Jane
As we took a childbirth class from Christelle, you might say we took one of the most important classes in our lives from her! We honestly believe if we had not taken her class we would not have had nearly so positive an experience in natural childbirth, so much credit is due to her. Christelle prepared thoroughly for all our lessons, included interesting activities and personal anecdotes. Most importantly, Christelle made it clear that she cared not only about our grasp of the content but also about us as people. That made all the difference.
Ryan
Christelle is very knowledgeable and personal at the same time. I like how she can draw a lot from her personal experience as well.

Tracy B.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Tracy B.

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I teach embroidery, hand sewing and machine sewing to students of all ages. Beginning students can learn hand sewing stitches that are used in conjunction with machine sewing to finish items.

Embroidery is like painting with a needle and floss. Students can learn basic embroidery stitches to use on pre-printed kits or to create their own drawings.

About Tracy

Due to Covid 19, all classes are now being taught online. If you are local and need a sewing machine, I have a machine that you can borrow. I am also making beginner's kits with several projects that can be picked up or mailed. I teach beginning, intermediate and advanced sewing. I have been

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Lina
Very helpful. Clear explanations. And went above and beyond to make sure I understood. Thanks
Autumn B.
Tracy was awesome. I learned a lot. She answered all of my questions and gave great advice. I recommend!
Missy K.
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!
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Michael D.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaching since 1980
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Michael D.

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I have many skills from basic carpentry to advanced building skills. I have designed everything from birdhouses to homes. I have designed and built many tools to include CNC machines. I am skilled in all wood working tools from chisels and hand saws to routers and bandsaws. I also owned a general contracting company in Alaska for 10 years and was licenced in building, plumbing and electrical work.

About Michael

I owned a contracting company in New Mexico and Alaska and have designed and built many items from custom doors and furniture to decks and homes. I also worked for Habitat for Humanity in Texas building homes for those less fortunate. I am skilled in many trades such as carpentry, plumbing and el

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Laura P.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks FRENCH, SPANISH
  • Fashion Design and Illustration from Instituto de Diseño de Valencia
  • Teaching since 2010
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Laura P.

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Beginners: I will create a project that can be done from start to finish in one class so that you will leave with a handmade item.
Intermediate and Advanced: I can answer questions to your specific projects or teach you varied techniques.

About Laura

I'm a fashion designer with 15 years experience in manufacturing and garment creation, I run my own independent brand from my home office. I love teaching and find that creating your own pieces is very fulfilling, all the women in my family knew how to sew and would always know how to mend somethi

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Sandi
Laura helped me create my own pattern/garment from a tunic I already had. I had never taken an online- class before so I was concerned how effective it would be.
I was very impressed with Laura’s patience and instruction. She walked me through step by step and provided me with additional tips and videos that really helped me throughout the project
I highly recommend Laura. 😀
Sylvie
Great instructor!
Laura is patient and knowledgeable.I realy learned alot with her. As an confident beginner,I took a 2 days class.
She took her time to explain me some techniques such as sewing invisible zipper. Highly recommend Laura classes.
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Renee H.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Bachelor degree in Music Therapy , Minor in Pschology from University of Dayton
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1986
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Renee H.

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About Renee

Renee has a Bachelor degree from the University of Dayton in Music Therapy with an emphasis on piano, voice and music theory. She has been teaching children from age five to adult for over 12 years. In 1995 I taught children from Kindergarten to 4th grad

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Jordan S.
Ms. Renee was intentional about meeting my son’s needs. She is very professional and I can tell she will nurture his talent. He is already looking forward to his next practice!
Sharon
Renee is excellent with my elderly brother she helps him so much.
Andrea
Renee was amazing! She is a great teacher who matches her lesson to her learners style

Jessica B.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Italian, German, French
  • Bachelor of Music: Vocal Performance from West Texas A&M University
  • Teaching since 2010
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Jessica B.

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I started sewing at age 8 (thanks mom!)

I have a degree in technical theatre with an emphasis in costume design and technology. I design costumes for community theatres, opera companies and drag queens.

I helped teach sewing and costuming during my degrees. I believe in starting beginners with familiarizing themselves with their machines and how to read patterns.

I would love to share my years of experience designing, sewing and crafting with you!

About Jessica

Music and the arts have been a large part of my life since I was a child. I have performed in numerous operas, musicals and plays. Favorite roles include the Witch in Into the Woods, Agathe in Der Freischutz, the Countess in Marriage of Figaro, and Fastrada in Pippin. I have a degrees in Op

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Janet R.
She is the best teacher
Luz M S.
My experience was really good. Jessica is a good teacher. Very detail-oriented. Answered all my questions. Gave me great tips and advice. I learned so much in one hour. Thank you, Jessica!
Ryan
Jessica helped me with tailoring & alteration challenges, answered all my questions and provided excellent tips for improving my techniques. Now I know how to achieve the looks I’m going for, and I’m excited to continue sewing. Thank you Jessica!

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