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Teresita D.

2 Reviews
Tualatin, OR
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor of Arts, Fine Arts, Graphic Design/Visual Communication from Loyola University, Chicago
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Teresita D.

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I have a chef certification from Chicago Hospitality Institute and a Raw Chef certification from the Wellspring Wellness Institute. I also have 20 years of providing one on one cooking classes. Classes will be tailored to your skill level, ability and palate preferences.
I also can accommodate...
... special diets: (Keto, Atkins, Vegan, Vegetarian, Dairy Free, Raw)
...special skills: knife skills, soups, sauces
...ethnic cuisine preferences: Mexican, Japanese, Indian, Spanish, Italian, Mediterranean, South America etc.

About Teresita

ART: I love making art accessible to everyone. I am passionate about helping people get in touch with the artist that lives within them. Many people think they're "not good at art" but my philosophy is that you can be good at art as long as it makes you feel something. If you enjoy it, that's good

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Karthika
Terri has been a great teacher with my children. She elicits cooperation without being authoritarian. My kids are always asking when class is and are super excited when she rings our doorbell. I can't imagine a better endorsement
Amber
Having a great time learning watercolor from Teresita! She's very clear with her instructions and super patient with me. She incorporates art theory into every class combined with an enjoyable exercise/piece.
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Tim B.

65 Reviews
Newberg, OR
Starting at $28
  • Speaks French
  • Teaching since 1994
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tim B.

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Minor pentatonic, sixth-string root blues scales, transposing sixth-string root scales to other keys, blues scales, fifth-string root connecting scale positions, transposing fifth-string root scales to other keys, major pentatonic, fifth-string root alternating between minor and major pentatonic, 12-bar shuffle rhythm patterns, walking bass lines, how to add fills to rhythm patterns, using hybrid picking and palm muting, classic blues turnarounds, and expressive elements, such as finger slides, sweeps and bends and much more.

About Tim

I love to help anyone who has been told they're not able to play guitar, has quit out of frustration, or been told they're too old or too young to play. *** Lesson Details *** Each lesson is customized to your learning style and different for everyone depending on what you want to learn. Most of

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My son's first lesson was excellent. Tim went at my son's pace and made sure he understood what he was learning. Tim was friendly and my son felt comfortable interacting with him. My son is really looking forward to his next lesson!
Brenda B.
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Elisa B.

26 Reviews
Oregon City, OR
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Finnish, English
  • Teaches students 3 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Elisa B.

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Quality teaching by professional violin teacher with long time teaching experience. Accepting all levels from beginners to advanced students. Classical, Suzuki and fiddling methods used. Bringing teaching expertise from Finland!

About Elisa

Violin Teacher's Certificate - Sibelius Academy, Finland Suzuki Teacher Training - Marylhurst University, OR Classical and Suzuki options - starting Suzuki students as early as 3 yrs old. Teaching Suzuki Books 1-11. Beginners, intermediate and advanced levels I am using classical method books

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Jeffery M.
I am excited to achieve my twinkle level. Miss Elisa is a great teacher! :-)
Jeffery M.
We always have a lot of fun with Elisa each lesson and its fun because each time theres more new activities
-Lia
Nickolaus D.
Hello,

I wanted to inform you that we will be out of town for the weekend, (I couldn't find any other way to inform you), but just to let you know, I will not be able to attend lessons this Friday.
-Rosalie
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Aage N.

6 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $65
  • Speaks English, French, Danish, Dutch
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Aage N.

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Don't be afraid of the range! Bass clarinet is the cello of the woodwind family, and I will help you play beyond your wildest expectations for yourself. You will develop solid technique, while learning to play lyrically. You will get to enjoy plenty of low notes, but you will also learn the beautiful high range, read other clefs, and play everything from new music composed for bass clarinet, to works for other instruments such as cello and bassoon, as well as early music and jazz ballads.

About Aage

Oregon native Aage (pronounced like Owen without N) has been teaching woodwinds to students of all ages for thirty years. He has performed throughout the US and Denmark, as well as Iceland (International Viola Congress) and Holland (World Bass Clarinet Conference). He taught for many years at The Co

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Brandt P.
A great first lesson. Aage was able to identify my level and chart a course for lessons quickly, drawing on lots of resources and knowledge. I’m just starting clarinet with plenty of saxophone experience, and I think Aage is the right person to guide me.
Robert *.
Kind, patient and obviously knowledgeable.
Gregory R.
Very personable, yet business like. An extremely encouraging teacher which would be important for younger students.
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Nicola M S.

2 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nicola M S.

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Want to work on your FUNdamentals and be ready for your next volleyball season? Interested in improving your hitting and jump? Or wondering if volleyball is for you? Look no further, I will help you to improve, grow and fall in love with the BEAUTIFUL game of volleyball. Having coached for over 25 years in Italy, China and the USA to athletes of all ages, from 5 to 40. If you are interested in learning and getting better at volleyball and having FUN then I am here to help you.

My lessons are engaging, interactive, fun, thought provoking and geared to improving not only volleyball skills but also volleyball IQ and control of one's body.

About Nicola M

I am an energetic, motivated, passionate and professional volleyball coach you strives in helping athletes to improve their volleyball skills and have fun while doing it. I am a very creative and resourceful coach who coaches according to the needs, skills and capability of the "athlete", whether it

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DeAnna H.

14 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $95
  • Speaks German, English
  • Awarded Fulbright/ITT Award to Austria 1984 from Institute of International Education
  • Teaching since 1982
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DeAnna H.

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I have been teaching all levels of piano for many years, from beginners to advanced and professional. I hold a Doctorate in Piano Performance, an Artist Diploma from the Mozarteum Academy in Austria, and a Bachelor's Degree in Piano Performance. I am especially strong in teaching technique, sightreading, and repertoire. I have also had extensive Suzuki teacher training. My students excel in competitive and non-competitive events including CM.

About DeAnna

Hello! I have been teaching piano since 1982 when I finished my degree in piano performance. I also have a Doctorate in Piano Performance, and have an artist diploma from the Mozarteum Academy in Salzburg, Austria. However, I think what makes me special is that I combine a friendly approach to te

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Daniel
Most single productive day I’ve had at the piano.
Martin
DeAnna has excellent credentials as a pianist and music theorist, but more importantly for me she is a patient teacher and good communicator who works hard to ensure that I learn and understand even the most basic skills and techniques. She is also fun to talk to and be with, and her love of music is infectious. She is an excellent teacher for an older student, and I imagine for younger ones too.
Ian
Deanna was great! Nice, patient, encouraging, and knowledgeable. I learned basic technique which already has me feeling more comfortable. I'm looking forward to progressing and confident I've made the right choice.

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"Beatrice was fantastic. I’d recommend her to anyone."
Olivia
Took Sewing lessons from Beatrice U.
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"Very patient and knows her stuff. She knows what mistakes beginners will make quite easily and teaches skills that should will last you longer than one project."
Alexis
Took Crocheting lessons from Kim K.
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"After lessons, I won a tournament! He was a great teacher!"
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Took Poker lessons from Athan S.
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"I went with Kim because of her ratings. I'm so happy I did! This was my first time sewing and after just 1 lesson I know how to use my machine!!! I had trouble with putting a pattern together but Kim was very patient with me and walked me through it. I like that she also took the time before hand to make a sample of the project I wanted to do. I wasn't able to finish my project online with her but she made sure I would be able to finish it with out her. Which I did! Another thing I liked about kim was she did not try to get me to buy more lessons. She didn't even mention it! I was so nervous about the whole online thing but she made me comfortable. I had so much fun and learned so much that I will defiantly be using her again! Thank you kim!!!!!"
Felice
Took Sewing lessons from Kim K.
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"Siddharth taught my son some very useful principles strategies. We will be arranging for more lessons from him for sure."
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Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Felicia was extremely knowledgeable and patient. I couldn't be happier with my experience and I look forward to my next lesson!!!"
Tiffany Gunn
Took Sewing lessons from Felicia A.
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"Dipankar is a great teacher. I feel like I can attain my chess goals with his instruction."
Tommy
Took Chess lessons from Dipankar G.
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"Great instructor! Siddarth is patient, professional and friendly. I thoroughly enjoy our lessons!"
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Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"very reliable and knowledgeable. highly recommended!!"
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Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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"Taught me how to finish off a tote bag I was having trouble with. Lily knows her stuff. I would encourage any potential sewing students to take lessons with her!!"
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Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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