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George D.

13 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $100
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2016
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George D.

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Every student that trains with me learns how to control the cue, strategy development, rule sets, and cue stroke. I have trained many students and take the time out to meet individual needs on a case by case basis. By the time we are done you will be a cut above the competition and a master of the basics of billiards.

About George

I have been playing billiards since I was a teenager. My passion for this game knows no end and I will keep playing until my last breath. In my recent years I have grown to love passing my tips and tricks on to other players and improving the overall climate. I have made it my mission to bring play

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Valentine
George was a great teacher, kind and patient, would definitely recommend him to other beginners like myself.
Jasmine
George is an amazing instructor. I am a beginner and he took his time helping me with my form and made me feel comfortable!
Julia
I highly recommend George as a tutor. He is very patient and encouraging.
Time we spent was very productive and I feel more confident with the cue ball.

Shonda W.

New York, NY
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • 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

Vena H.

25 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese
  • FASHION DESIGN from PARSONS THE NEW SCHOOL OF DESIGN
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Vena H.

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I am offering industry level patternmaking and sewing classes that cater to your needs. Whether you are a beginner who wants to start sewing or advanced level that you want to polish your skills or to start your clothing line, I can help you with all aspects of subjects that you want to learn. I teach hands-on patternmaking and sewing skills used in the industry and garment production know-how if you want to start your line. Classes include in-depth knowledge of fitting, garment construction, basic and advanced sewing, and production patternmaking. I help my students at different levels to achieve their goals.

About Vena

I am currently not available until end of April. Pls message me regarding the class schedule before you book the class. I'm a fashion designer and have been working in the fashion industry in NYC for more than 10 years with a fashion design degree from Parsons. I worked at companies such as DKN

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Lyrana
Vena is helping me fix my sloper so that I can start drafting my own patterns. She's very experienced and I'll work with her again!
Carrie Linn M.
Vena was very knowledgeable in all of the areas of sewing I had questions in. She drew on her 15 years' professional experience to give me great pointers for the clothing line I am getting up and running; was patient, and fun! Thank you Vena!
Meret
Vena is very knowlegable about patternmaking and haute couture techniques. Besides, that she also helps me to see exactly were difficulties could come up, so that I wouldn't get into the usual beginner troubles!

As a person, she is calm and positiv minded. If you search for someone that knows a lot, has experience in the industry and it super precise- I can really recommend her!

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Robin J.

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  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Robin J.

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Ever thought about making beaded bracelets as a hobby or for a side business? Well we both have the same idea. Take a class with us to learn all about beads and bead bracelet making. We will have fun and you will walk away with nice arm candy and knowledge on how to make your own jewelry.

About Robin

HI!! I am a beader and I want to teach you how to bead. Beading helps with stress. Come join me and relieve some stress while having fun making amazing arm candy.

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Maria R.

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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Maria R.

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I am an experienced Crochet teacher and am certified to teach crochet by the Craft Yarn Council of America. My goal is to educate and preserve for future generations the appreciation of crocheting as a fiber art that provides stress relief, is a creative outlet, and provides a sense of accomplishment.

I truly enjoy teaching others to crochet and have enjoyed 15 years of helping new crafter's confidence soar and creativity grow while teaching crochet in various venues throughout Los Angeles and Orange Counties including Pasadena City College, Monrovia Adult School, the City of Santa Fe Springs, City of Glendale, City of Orange and City of Whittier.

Since 2004 I’ve taught hundreds of people the craft of crochet. While developing a well-organized teaching approach, creating effective lesson plans and fun methods of teaching basic to advanced techniques and sharpening my ability to tailor my teaching skills to fit the needs of all students I’ve learned that there’s no wrong way to ...

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I am an experienced knitting teacher and am certified to teach knitting by The Knitting Guild Association (TKGA) and crochet by the Craft Yarn Council of America. My goal is to educate and preserve for future generations the appreciation of hand knitting and crochet as fiber arts that provide stres

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Lisa C.

62 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1997
  • B.S. Music Education from TAMU - Commerce
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Lisa C.

62 Reviews
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I am a seamstress, costume designer, historical clothing expert and have worked in the film industry. I routinely perform costume repair work for theatrical companies, alterations for formal gowns and create/modify garments to use in film and living history events.
If you are a beginner or advanced I can teach you to get better, more consistent results from your sewing.

About Lisa

I have been a music teacher and private lesson instructor for the past 20 years. I have a bachelor of science degree in Music Education and hold a teaching certificate for all-level Music Education. In my private studio I have taught students from 3-70 and have enjoyed them all! In addition to t

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Cetoya
Very nice and cool teacher, I am excited for my next lesson!
Emma M.
Great and patient teacher. My daughter felt very comfortable during the lesson
Amen E.
Lisa was very friendly which eased our daughter.
She really enjoyed her first lesson. We are so pleased with our decision.
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"Rhiannon is such a great teacher! She is super patient and helpful, and really knows how to motivate her students. Her work is very inspiring and makes me want to really improve my crochet lace skills. She taught me how to use crochet to make lace motifs, and now I feel comfortable doing it all on my own."
Marie
Took Crocheting lessons from Rhiannon P.
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"If you’re a first time knitter like me....you’ll want your Jane for a teacher! Jane is so patient, understanding, kind & encouraging. Love her British accent☺️"
Alma
Took Knitting lessons from Jane H.
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"Taryn is great. My 7 year old daughter was shy at first to start her lesson, and Taryn knew just how to talk to her to get her relaxed and engaged. Very knowledgable and kind."
Shannon
Took Sewing lessons from Taryn H.
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"David is a phenomenal instructor! He really ironed out my stroke and taught me the proper fundamentals. It’s so easy to pick up bad habits in pool, but David was extremely patient and fixed every flaw. You can tell he’s extremely knowledgeable about the cue stroke and sport. I highly recommend his expertise to polish your game!"
Matt
Took Billiards lessons from David B.
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"My name is Ron. Last year my 10 y/o twins took weekly origami lessons from Haggit for a period of 6 months. They are both doing origami diligently since then, and proudly teach origamo to their classmates. Origami became a fun family activity in our house.
In march 2019 they invited their friends to celebrate an Origami birthday party. Haggit taught the guests how to fold several models. The children had a great time. They were all talking about their experience the following day at school. I highly recommend Haggit for teaching and leaading Origami parties"
Ron
Took Origami lessons from Haggit S.
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"George was great! Fun guy, smart pool player, good teacher. We had a good time learning from him and definitely came away as better pool players. Would recommend!"
Ryan
Took Billiards lessons from George D.
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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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"Hi Everyone! I went to Sabrina to learn some basic hemming and alteration techniques. But she was so great I decided to take a few more lessons to learn some construction techniques, as well and now I feel like I can make some basic clothes for myself. She was so great!"
Mandy
Took Sewing lessons from Sabrina Jacqui L.
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"Excellent teacher who really helped my grasp knitting.
Jane is clearly very passionate about knitting and teaching and this makes her an excellent instructor.
Strongly recommended to anyone, whatever their knitting skill level."
Ben
Took Knitting lessons from Jane H.
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"Great crochet lesson from Claudette. I wanted more info on design and the lesson was tailored around specifics that I needed to help me design new garments and also improve my existing designs. Claudette is very friend and personable and hugely knowledgeable on crochet!"
Michelle
Took Crocheting lessons from Claudette B.
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