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petra M.

Portland, OR
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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petra M.

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Want to make your own garments? Want to finally understand cables, lace, charts, reading patterns and even designing your own patterns? Interested in modifying a pattern to fit your unique shape? I can teach you these along with all the details it takes to create a truly beautiful hand-knitted item.

Hi, and welcome to the world of knitting. It is a joy to me to teach people this wonderfully creative and useful craft. I have been knitting, spinning, and working with fiber since 2002, and have had unique patterns published in international knitting magazines, such as Interweave Knits. I have taught knitting to classes and individuals since 2008. Additionally, I have an art degree, which helps me help you design and choose yarn for your perfect project whether it's a simple scarf or a complex fair-isle sweater.

I believe fundamentals and working hands-on is the only way to truly master a technique so all of my lessons are in person for now. I am happy to host you or travel to ...

About petra

I have always loved color and texture, and knitting is one of my favorite ways to get to play with them. I have been knitting since 2002, and starting spinning my own yarn in 2006. I started designing and selling patterns in 2009. In addition to being an experience knitter, I am a musician and audi

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Karen W.

11 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Heart and Soul Award from Pets Are Wonderful Support
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2010
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Karen W.

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I know the basics of knitting, and can teach how to work with simple patterns for hats, scarves, blankets. . .and could also teach beginner or intermediate macrame'. I'm listing it here within the closest available category. I've made macrame' friendship bracelets, necklaces, bracelets, belts, purses and wall hangings.

About Karen

I have a BA in Psychology, and an MA in Parapsychology. I studied Architecture for 3 years, and Music Education for two years. I was a National Merit Semifinalist in High School for good SAT scores, and in the Honors Society in High School and College. I play piano, percussion, flute, cello, guitar

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Sterling
Karen is a patient instructor. Has a relaxed home atmosphere. Made good use of the lesson time. Had appropriate practice outlined between lessons. I would recommend her.
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My daughter 7yrs took lessons from Karen for 8 months. She was so patient and kind. My girl loved her and her teaching style.
I would have given 5 stars if she had got a real piano, not an electronic one.
Maria L.
Karen is not only a gifted teacher but an excellent listener and has an extremely easy going personality. This was my third lesson and I already "feel the love."
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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 students 5 and up
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Teresita D.

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We will produce hand built jewelry (no casting or smelting) in a hands on class tailored to your skill level and style preference.
For the first class I would provide materials and then give you recommendations on materials that you could purchase.

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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Ambika D.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Awarded Second Place in New Age Fiction from International Book Awards
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Ambika D.

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I am an award winning author, expert astrologer, and dynamic international speaker. I specialize in igniting your intuitive magick, getting your creativity flowing, and putting you in touch with your inner wizard! My pockets are filled with multiple degrees in fields of study including: A Masters in Yoga and Meditation, and bachelor’s degrees in Astrology, and Fine Arts. Stuffed inside my backpack are colored pens, a journal, a kindle, a passport full of stamps, and a deck of tarot cards. My passion is guiding individuals to find inner peace, outward success, and a greater level of health and happiness. I have appeared on The Learning Channel, radio, and in periodicals as a relationship and communication expert and look forward to guiding you to reach your highest potential!

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Welcome, I am Ambika! I am passionate about giving you the skills required for memorable public speaking, language, and communication. My easy to understand methods improve cognizance in reading, increase your creativity and expression, boost your writing skills, get you organized, and productive!

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Marjorie
Ambika it’s a great teacher, amazing personality and explains very well.
Definitely a teacher who knows how to explain difficult subjects like astrology.
Susanna
There's just something about Ambika that makes you feel you have a champion for your success! She has the best intuition and great, solid advice that can be followed. She definitely made a difference in my world and I'm so thankful for it. You won't regret it - sign up for a lesson now!
Rusti
Using astrology and some other indepth skills, Ambika worked with me to eradicate a long-held belief that alleviated my struggles with a relative and an upcoming visit went smoother than I ever imagined possible.

Aaron C.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin, English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor In Business Administration and Entrepreneurship from Boston University School of Management
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Aaron C.

7 Reviews
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Whether you are looking to learn a new system, gain masterpoints, or master the basics of this most wonderful game, I am here to accelerate your growth.

My primary system is 2/1, but I also play precision. I know pretty much every convention out there in case want to pick up some new gadgets.

About Aaron

I have played bridge since I was a teenager (20+ years), and have played well over 1 million hands over this time period. I am continually honing my own game via Bridgebase.com (handle = aceman34), arguably the best teaching tool out there. I generally prefer online lessons because I find my stu

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Tanya R.
Game was very nice and not earth shattering. This may take a while in getting to the next level (2500 for gold) as I currently have 1980 at ruby life master. There is a lot to learn.
Sheila
Aaron was pleasant, professional, patient and a real pleasure. Can’t wait for our next lesson.
Linda Berez
Very good lesson.

Artem L.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Russian, Ukrainian
  • Bachelor degree in Environmental Protection from NAU
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Artem L.

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I'm excited o share my knowledge based on a combination of approaches of US CHESS SCHOOL AND SCHOLASTIC CENTERS and SOVIET SCHOOL AND STANDARDS incorporated with Eastern philosophy principles and original ideas that will help you to get a broader chess basis understanding and not only gain an advantage over the opponents but to get better control and understanding of decision-making processes and life flow principles.

About Artem

I have a great opportunity to share my knowledge gained at the Soviet chess club along with US Chess and Scholastic Center education boosting my students from the very beginner to advanced players.

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Alona
I enjoy working with Artem as he personalized a learning program to my own pace and the best ability to improve my chess knowledge. Very patient and professional, has a great approach to studying. Each lesson is a great experience! Thank you 🙏

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naomi
Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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"Dawn is an amazing sewing instructor. She taught my 8 year old daughter to sew her first quilt, which later won first prize at the Terryville Fair. Dawn is punctual, energetic, and patient. My daughter enjoyed every lesson and learned the fundamentals of sewing, cutting, and following patterns. Lessons were effective and fun."
Aryn
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"My daughter had her first lesson yesterday and it was great! Mya Mya was very patient with her and also let her work at her own speed while learning the machine. She’s 9 and she wanted to go slow, then fast, then slow again. I’m glad I chose to use a one-on-one instructor because I feel like my daughter retained a lot more information than she would have in a group class. At the end of a pretty long lesson my daughter didn’t want to leave and asked to stay longer! We will definitely be going back for more lessons."
Aeri
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"I must admit, in the beginning I was reluctant on trying our online lessons. However, Siddharth was awesome. We had connectivity problems and he just rolled with it. The lessons online were great and our boys really enjoy learning chess."
Disha
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Karl did an exceptional job explaining the basics in our first lesson. I am looking forward to the others"
Martha
Took Bridge lessons from Karl K.
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"Josh was patient, thoughtful, and polite! He did an excellent job setting up our first lesson and really was invested in teaching our daughter as much as he could during our session. An excellent role model for children and very easy to talk to as an adult. We recommend!"
Emmanuelle
Took Chess lessons from Joshua F.
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"Dipankar is very professional and kids like attending his classes."
Smitha
Took Chess lessons from Dipankar G.
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"Very enthusiastic and great for all ages."
Adina
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"Mya is a very good instructor. She was very patient and gave a lot of good tips. I enjoyed my first lesson. I look forward to my future lessons"
Sharon
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"She was amazing! Very patient and fun. I had so much fun just learning on my first lesson."
Robyn
Took Jewelry Design lessons from Lauren W.
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