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George D.

13 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $100
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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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 Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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.

About Shonda

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
  • Teaching since 2016
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Vena H.

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I'm an experienced professional and have been working in top tier fashion companies in NYC for over 10 years. 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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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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Starting at $25
  • 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.

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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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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Certified Knitting Instructor from The Knitting Guild Association
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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 Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • B.S. Music Education from TAMU - Commerce
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Lisa C.

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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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Amen E.
Lisa was very friendly which eased our daughter.
She really enjoyed her first lesson. We are so pleased with our decision.
Thank you
Helina G.
Brandi C.
The teacher was a few minutes late to my first lesson. I have a screenshot of me in the room waiting for her 2 min past the hour. The connection was poor. Today, 5 minutes after the hour I still hadn’t heard from the teacher and she told me we were using Zoom moving forward. I reached out to her for a link and 6 min after start time she said she had computer issues and was restarting. I booked a 1 hour session and 8 min in, I received the link. I let her know I needed to rebook bc of her tardiness because I had another obligation exactly on the hour. She understood and took responsibility and told me she’d cancel the lesson. I was very disappointed and cancelled the remainder of my lessons. Once she found out, she went back in today’s session and rebooked it and marked it as missed so she’d get paid. Extremely unhappy with this business. If you are looking to take lessons online, look elsewhere.

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"Coach Siddharth was my daughter’s chess coach this past spring. He coached the beginner students and was extremely patient and kind while the students got up to speed with the rest of the group. He is very knowledgeable and his passion for the game can be seen through demonstration of various strategies he teaches. This was my daughter’s first experience with chess club. She learned so much and had her first check mate!"
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"Cheryl gave me my first "official" crochet lesson and it was time very well spent. Cheryl explained why every step is important to the whole process and how to ensure I don't make the common mistakes (which I was making) so that my project would come out well. I WILL be back for more lessons!!!"
Orna
Took Crocheting lessons from Cheryl V.
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"Both my kids enjoyed their chess class with teacher Thomas! They were engaged throughout and came out super pumped and looking forward to their next lesson!"
Meg & Mal
Took Chess lessons from Thomas H.
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"Fantastic lessons! Will definitely be signing up for more:)"
Isabella
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"very patient and thorough."
Linda
Took Bridge lessons from Marta B.
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"I took lessons from Sabrina in order to enhance my basic pattern skills. She was really fun and made it easy to learn!"
Christina
Took Sewing lessons from Sabrina Jacqui L.
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"Steller chess teacher!
Sam, is just such a great instructor. He's highly educated and professional and brings a wealth of knowledge to each chess lessons. He really went out of his way to connect with my 10 year old son-He's fantastic with children. Sam, convinced my son to play in tournaments and in the past 6 months, his rating has gone up by 700 USCF points! I could not be happier- Thank you Sam!"
Alejandro
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"She is very nice girl and knows how to teach professionally. She tries her best to make sure her students master the chess game. She is really an excellent teacher who knows her stuff very well and teach her students great techniques . Try her you will never regret."
Talar
Took Chess lessons from Atousa P.
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"This is my 2nd review now for Atousa - which alone says all good about her. I've had 5 lessons with her, and Atousa is AMAZING! She has just about the PERFECT COMBINATION of Method and Expertise. Patience - yep, she has that. Encouraging - yep, check that box too. She is not a time stickler; she will go up and beyond to help you learn your stuff! The ONLY challenge I ever have is with the technology with SKYPE - and that is decidedly NOT on Atousa. If there is a quality on desires, seeks in Tutor/Teacher - I dare say Atousa possesses it and manifests it in ABUNDANCE! I can't Recommend Atousa enough. If you want to get good at Chess - Atousa is a BRILLIANT mind and EXCEPTIONAL teacher! You won't be sorry! :) :) :)"
Jason
Took Chess lessons from Atousa P.
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"Vena has been giving my 14 year old daughter lessons and she loves it. She had no experience but has learned so much in a short amount of time. Vena is very calm and explains everything in detail. She demonstrates how a more difficult step is done and then has you do it while she is watching you."
Lydia
Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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