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Karen D.

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Starting at $30
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  • Teaches students 18 to 70
  • Associate of Applied Science from Baltimore International College
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Karen D.

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During this class you will become familiar with the basics of knitting. You will learn how to cast on and bind off. How to make hats and scarfs etc.

About Karen

My name is Karen and I have been crocheting for the past 58 yrs. and knitting for the past 27 yrs. I am currently a Certified Knitting and Crochet instructor from The Yarn Council of America. I was certified in the year 2000. I have taught in Michael's Arts and Craft store, JoAnn Fabric, Commu

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Denise
Karen has been a delight to work with on my beginner Crochet lessons. She is patient and encouraging. When I get frustrated with my errors, Karen knows how to help me understand ways to correct my mistakes. I enjoy crochet more and more and would like to continue lessons with Karen.
Troy Remick
Karen is a meticulous teacher. She explains lessons in an accessible manner and gives you hands on experience under her direction. She takes time to ensure the student's understanding and proficiency before progressing. She is patient and kind. She was extremely flexible in scheduling our lessons. I learned to crochet and the basics of getting started, how to read patterns, supplies needed and much more. I love that I am now proficient at my new hobby thanks to such a wonderful teacher. Thank you Karen!
Beth
AWESOME I so enjoy working with Karen! In advance of today’s lesson, we coordinated re work on a summer shawl Project. We both thought a summer shawl addressing those summer air conditioned restaurants was a good project for folks like me that travel a bunch and need take along projects. With Karen’s guidance in mind, I bought gthe yarn. Then Karen showed me 6-9 different shawls she’s made so I could pick target shawl pattern that wasn’t above my ability and appealed to me. I’m now on my way; 3+Rows in and feeling confident of noteworthy progress til next session.
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Renee D.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $75
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Renee D.

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*Learn basic through advanced sewing skills
*Boost individual design style
*Master sewing machine techniques
*Explore your creative spirit

Lessons are personalized with your choice of project and ability
Let me share my passion of sewing with you!

About Renee

I love to sew! and have great joy in teaching the craft. I have been sewing since I was 7 years old, taught by my Grandmother.  A FIDM alumni, I worked in the garment industry designing jr. dresses and as a pattern maker, as well as a costume stylist for 14 years in film‚ television, and commercial

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Debbie P.
Fantastic lesson! Renee is so knowledgeable and I loved my lesson!
Meredith L.
Renee is very knowledgeable and pleasant. I look forward to our next lesson.
Shatoya M.
Ms. Renee is very calm and patient with me. I can’t wait to continue more lessons with her
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Mary Lou H.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Science - Education/Mathematics from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP)
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Mary Lou H.

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Jewelry Design is a fun hobby that produces beautiful items for yourself, to give as gifts, or could even become your Etsy shop!

Learn from a blue-ribbon winner how to create some gorgeous jewelry. I look forward to spending time with you!

About Mary Lou

I graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science in Education/Mathematics. I am a "real" math teacher. I have taught math to elementary students, algebra and geometry in junior high and high school, and all levels for college students. For example, my first stud

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Anissa
Great first leasson
Morgan
I couldn't imagine a better teacher. I was skeptical at first being the classes are online, however, I have immensely improved in my typing accuracy with only 10 short classes. It has been a wonderful experience and I will definitely be going to Mary Lou for any other lessons me or my son will need!
Sophia S.
Excellent teacher with a positive attitude. Her explanations are very clear. My daughter likes her and wants to do more lessons.

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Douglas T.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Music Education from Kean university
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Douglas T.

6 Reviews
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Students will learn the fundamentals of this awesome game.
Learn Opening theory
Tactics, Strategy, Basic Endgames
Learn by analyzing grandmaster games

Advance from beginner to club level player by learning the basic fundamental of chess

About Douglas

Hi, my name is Douglas and I've been teaching music for nearly 15 years. I play piano, guitar and drums and love classical music as well as rock, blues, jazz, some country music and some pop music. My passion is to teach and to share my love of music to everyone. I look forward to learning your

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Shea A.
Douglas does a great job. Total relates to the kids on their level and makes learning fun.
Cami A.
Douglas does a great job. Total relates to the kids on their level and makes learning fun.
Kenny
Douglas is on time, has a easy personality and is willing to help us at our own speed. His willingness to come to our home is incredibly helpful

Billie E.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Billie E.

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Billie began knitting at age 4. Over the decades she has knit everything from slippers, afghans, jackets, sweaters, baby clothes to dishtowels. She is a retired educational consultant who worked with parents and teachers to bring learning toys to children in their most formative years. She understands how life in our fast-paced world can lead one to feel the need to multi-task. Knitting allows you to do just that! You can have conversations or watch a film on Netflix while turning a piece of yarn into something useful, one stitch at a time. But it's also very relaxing, once you're up to speed. Billie is a patient teacher who will ensure that you'll be knitting in no time.

In your first class you'll learn how to cast on, and do the knit and purl stitches.
If time permits, you'll also learn how to bind off. Billie can help you select patterns to make things that will be at the right skill level for you.

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About Billie

Billie began knitting at age 4. Over the decades she has knit everything from slippers, afghans, jackets, sweaters, baby clothes to dishtowels. She is a retired educational consultant who worked with parents and teachers to bring learning toys to children in their most formative years. She unders

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Lisa T.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education from University of Wisconsin-Stout
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Lisa T.

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Quilting is my specialty! I have been making quilts for over 20 years and have been teaching quilting for almost as long. We can work together to make a quilt of your choosing or I can help you decide on a quilt that works for your level. I work with absolute beginners looking to make their first quilt all the way up to experienced quilters looking to try something new.

About Lisa

I am a lifelong sewist with experience in Quilting, Embroidery, Mending and many other textile techniques. I have been teaching sewing classes to adults and children for over 20 years at the beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. In addition to my creative pursuits, I have been studying and

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Cynthia
We had some technical problems to deal with and were anle ro work then out. I found Lisa easy to tapk with and Im sure our lessons will go more smoothly next time. I will contact customer support regarding the sign in process
Sharyn
Lessons are engaging and very informative. Especially like the videos sent for the lesson.

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"Nicole was kind and patient. Gave helpful tips."
Dina
Took Crocheting lessons from Nicole S.
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"Sonya was very patient with me What a nice person."
Carol
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Sonya is wonderful, she's a natural teacher. I was really happy with my take "take aways" from the lesson and she was able to address my questions and concerns."
Kim
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Erin is very patient and works well with whatever level you’re at. My mom is 94 and had become discouraged with her project. She’s back on track now. Yeah! Thanks, Erin."
Ora
Took Crocheting lessons from Erin R.
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"Extremely personable and a patient instructor for my beginner level. Really enjoyed my lesson and highly recommend!"
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Took Bridge lessons from Ryan D.
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Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"She is very pleasant and she has a lot of patience. I will like to continue my seasons with her."
Yeshi
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"Mya was GREAT! After today's lesson, I'm looking forward to the next one. Mya was patient and hands on."
Marlys
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"During my first meeting with Mya she was very humble, kind and welcoming. Mya explained everything in detail and was very patient and knowledgeable. Already it seems as if I have a better understanding of sewing. I Can’t wait for my next lesson."
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Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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