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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
  • B. A. from Humboldt State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Awarded Best Of from Lessons.com
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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
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Advanced
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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!

About Ambika

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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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
  • Bachelor In Business Administration and Entrepreneurship from Boston University School of Management
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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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 our 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
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Russian, Ukrainian
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Bachelor degree in Environmental Protection from NAU
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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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"She is a great teacher. She communicates very well and has a great personality. She makes you feel comfortable and makes learning interesting. Great experience!"
Calinda
Took Sewing lessons from Betty E.
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"I have never sewn before and after two hours with Vena, I felt very confident in altering my pants. She has a great teaching style and an even better personalty. I am excited for my next lesson!"
James
Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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"I throughly enjoyed this class! My husband has bought me so many things in order to make everything in jewelry...right now someone wants me to make them a Buhhda love bracelet..I need a pattern..ugh! But I'm sure I can do it! Thank you for being a very informative teacher & creator"
Patricia
Took Jewelry Design lessons from Tarcisio H.
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"It's was the first lesson he seems very educated about poker."
Mark
Took Poker lessons from Randy S.
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"Our chess lessons have been very productive and Sam’s method of teaching is fun. 5/5 stars!"
Bob Rigs
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"I enjoyed taking lessons with Mr.Siddharth. He was a really cool instructor I could talk to and easily forget about time. It's always good to be so engaged with what you are learning that you put all your focus into the subject, and he easily allowed that. I even went over time in my first lesson, we were both so engaged!

I highly recommend Mr.Siddharth as an instructor. I am a relatively advanced player, but I can see how his wisdom can transfer over to beginners and intermediates. I will consider even more lessons in the future. One small caveat was his small bouts of absent-mindedness (moving the wrong piece, forgetting what as the last move), but that never caused so much confusion I didn't know what was going on.

Overall, he doesn't disappoint. Book a lesson with him, and you'll learn something."
Tristan
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Mathew has been teaching my family and I chess for the past few weeks. My daughter has recently joined the chess club due to Mathew's teaching. She started off as a beginner and continues to flourish. Mathew has helped my husband and I improve our technique and game."
Katherine C.
Took Chess lessons from Mathew M.
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"Had a great first lesson, Kim was able to spot several technique issues and made corrections to help build a more solid foundation."
Morgan
Took Billiards lessons from Kim "The Dragon" Y.
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"Ms. Cutler was knowledgeable on her upholstery fabrics. I learned basic skills on furniture placement and spacing! I enjoyed Ms. Cutlers class it was very informative!"
Trevor
Took Interior Design lessons from Carmelita Marcia C.
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"Kathleen is knowledgable and patient.
My 15 year old daughter took sewing lesson with her after she received a sewing machine. She is everything you want in an instructor. We love her!"
Megan
Took Sewing lessons from Kathleen B.
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