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Courtney L.

Durham, NC
Starting at $67
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Master of Fine Arts from Massachusetts College of Art and Design
  • Teaches students 13 and up
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Courtney L.

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Learn to sew! I'm an experienced sewist and clothing designer who loves to teach people how to sew clothing, home decor, bags, and crafts. I can also teach you how to dye your own fabric with synthetic and natural dyes. I work with each student to customize lessons and projects based on skill level and interest, whether you want to learn to sew your first tote bag or advance your skill to more complex projects. Lessons are focused on helping students develop skills and techniques for creating quality, long-lasting pieces and advancing as a sewist.

About Courtney

I am an artist and designer who works in fashion, textiles, and multimedia. I'm the founder and creative lead of Sunday Shift, a line of clothing and accessories designed and handmade in Durham, North Carolina from sustainable textiles, low-impact dyes, and vintage materials. I love teaching pe

Jennifer M.

Raleigh, NC
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jennifer M.

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Embrace your inner outlaw through this new approach to a centuries old craft. Although needlework comes from a long tradition, contemporary embroidery is without boundaries. Start your new embroidery obsession today!

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I'm a textile Artist whose work has been shown at VAE Raleigh, The National Humanities Center, Anchorlight and the Weems Art Gallery. I'm currently an Artist in Residence at Artspace here in Raleigh. Embroidery has opened an entirely new world to me and I love to teach others the same mysterious b

Larianne T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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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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Shonda W.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Advanced
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Shonda W.

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Critical thinking- strategy and confidence are key to being great in the game of chess- as well as in life. My unique training techniques build life skills that will be used on and off the chess board.

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Summary ● Highly qualified educator and activist with experience teaching K-12; public and charter, including five years teaching with National Heritage Academies schools and three years at Reelworks Teen film-making. ● Extensive grant-writing and fundraising experience with strong management ab

Morgan J.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Arts & Sciences in English from Ohio University
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Morgan J.

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Hula hooping is a magical form of movement that is as much fun to learn as it is to watch. It is a great work out and stress relief. I have been studying hoop dance for 6 years and it is by far my favorite thing to do. I love to teach and guide others on their hoop journeys. My students experience immediate results and will build a good platform on which to build their own personal hoop flow.

About Morgan

My name is Morgan. I am a hula hoop dance performer and instructor for Spin Happy Hoop Dance in Cincinnati. I have been hula hooping since 2009 and take pleasure in sharing my art with others! I specialize in teaching both children and adults hula hoop dance. I have a ton of knowledge to share, so

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Leslie
Morgan taught me some great tips on exactly the moves I most needed; I really learned a lot!
Laura
My daughter LOVES Morgan and looks forward to her lesson every week!
Sarah C.
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Dipankar G.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Bengali, Hindi, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Dipankar G.

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Learn from an International Chess Coach who has coached more than 80 students from ages 5 to 65! Specializes in teaching beginner and intermediate students.

Each lesson will be personalized to the unique strengths and weaknesses of the individual student. You will go through a structured chess curriculum based on the Soviet chess school which will ensure there are no gaps in your understanding of the game.

Lessons will consist of the following :

->Analysis of the student's recent chess games with detailed feedback on all stages of the game
->In-depth discussion of openings, middlegame tactics and strategy, endgame technique
->Analysis of model games by World Champions and Grandmasters
->Anwering all chess-related questions of the student and filling in any gaps in understanding
->Homework assignments to reinforce the topics covered during a lesson

If you have always wanted to learn chess but never did, or you are an avid chess player but are tired of being stuck in a ...

About Dipankar

Learn from an experienced International Chess Coach (Taught over 80 students ages 5 to 65). If you want to learn chess in a fun, engaging way and want to see improvement in your game, you have come to the right place. I am an Class A Chess player (USCF 1873) and an experienced chess coach. I

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Brett
Dipankar has been an absolute wonder for my chess improvement; after only one lesson! He has a real talent for finding one's weaknesses in their play simply by quickly analyzing their games which is a huge asset. Secondly, he also takes time to not only give you areas to work on, but also the means and resources to do so. Dipankar was constantly giving me advice as weeks went by and has been coaching me regardless of wether or not I am in a lesson! He is a natural teacher and a stellar guy. I recommend him for anyone looking to improve their chess.
Kelsey
My son is so excited about chess and increasing his skillset from lessons with Dipankar!
Jennifer
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!

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"Execellent teacher. He made my son more passionate about chess. Can't thank him enough."
Sarmi
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Dipankar has been an absolute wonder for my chess improvement; after only one lesson! He has a real talent for finding one's weaknesses in their play simply by quickly analyzing their games which is a huge asset. Secondly, he also takes time to not only give you areas to work on, but also the means and resources to do so. Dipankar was constantly giving me advice as weeks went by and has been coaching me regardless of wether or not I am in a lesson! He is a natural teacher and a stellar guy. I recommend him for anyone looking to improve their chess."
Brett
Took Chess lessons from Dipankar G.
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"Siddharth was very patient and helped my two kids 8 & 10 a great deal with their chess. Very professional and a great teacher!"
Jennifer S.
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"I really enjoy taking lessons with Lorena , she is a good teacher very professional and knows a lot about sewing. I made a skit from scratch and I enjoy every step, I will recommend her as a teacher for anyone how is serious about sewing."
Albertina
Took Sewing lessons from Lorena G.
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"Super kind and patient while I stumbled my way thru the basics"
Megan
Took Knitting lessons from Brianna S.
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"Patient, easy to ask him questions, a good instructor."
Azmina
Took Bridge lessons from Karl K.
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"She had a PowerPoint ready on the technique I wanted to learn."
Tori
Took Sewing lessons from Lily S.
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"Great instructor very knowledgeable and patient"
Helen
Took Billiards lessons from Edward A.
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"Good teacher"
Aleah
Took Chess lessons from Thomas H.
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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,"
Denise
Took Origami lessons from Omer S.
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