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Linda S.

4 Reviews
Aston, PA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Simplicity Pattern Company Sewing Award from Simplicity Pattern Company
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Linda S.

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Currently I am offering individual and group instruction classes in sewing, cooking, jewelry making, mosaics, furniture refinishing, polymer clay and origami in Aston, PA. I love to teach others what I know and I am willing to share my knowledge and expertise.

About Linda

Independent Arts and Crafts Professional with over 40 years experience who loves to make beautiful things. Love helping others embrace their creativity. I have 5 sewing machines and you can use one of mine or bring your own. While most of my students are sewing students I love to incorporate jew

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Sarah
Great first sewing lesson for my daughter!
William-Wesley T.
Awesome teacher, very knowledgeable, skillful and has a lot of patience. Looking forward to future lessons and I would highly recommend her as a teacher.
Teresa
She was fabulous! Very accommodating, didn't rush, taught little tricks of the know and was GREAT with my mature 6 year old daughter. Patient and sought to involve her as much as possible
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James B.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks American Sign Language, English
  • Teaches students 10 to 80
  • Associates Degree in General Curriculum from Merritt College
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James B.

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I teach a fun beginners course on the Tarot. This WILL NOT be a Tarot reading instead it's a lesson(s) in teaching you how to do Tarot readings and help you develop practices to become a Tarot reader. This course goes over what Tarot is (and isn't), how to get started, how to do a reading, and more.

The class is based upon my personal system and style of reading the Tarot (developed and practice for over15 years).

This can be taught as a class of multiple people or on a one-on-one basis. This is offered as an in-person or online course.

About James

I have 20 years of experience as a tutor. I have had my own private tutoring business. My area of expertise is math (basic arithmetic to“ pre-calculus); however, I have tutored in English (grammar and writing), Computer science (Word, Works, Windows OS, and other general computer problems), as we

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Lulu S.
James is very patient and encouraging. He definitely put me at ease for our first lesson. I can't wait for the second lesson.
Pia
James and I worked together for 4 months at an elementary school tutoring 3-5 graders in math and english. James is professional, intelligent, and creative. It was a pleasure working with him. He cares very much for the youth in our community.
We've stayed in touch via email and are developing a friendship I hope lasts a life time. He is good people.
gregory N.
james is a good voice instructor with many years of experience to share with you to get you to be the best singer you can be.

Fiona S.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Bachelor of Music from University of Arkansas
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Fiona S.

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Students will learn how to knit beautiful pieces they can be proud of.

About Fiona

I am a music grad student from Arkansas. I learned to knit when I was four, but took off with it in junior high. Now my favorite thing to knit is fair isle sweaters. I spent three years working at a knitting store in AR, and I love the way knitting can bring people together. I would love to help

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Stephanie
Fiona is very patient and a great teacher!

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Thomas H.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Thomas H.

27 Reviews
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Beginning students can expect to learn piece movement, game rules, point value, notation, opening theory, pawn structure, en passant, check v. Checkmate v. Stalemate, pawn promotion, castling, and more. Intermediate students can expect to quickly refresh on all the above as well as learn techniques like pins, forks, skewers, discovered check, double threat, advanced openings, end game theory, tournament prep, and so much more.

About Thomas

"Good things come to those who know chess." -Thomas H. A bit about myself, I started playing chess at the age of 9 and have been playing ever since. I have been apart of several championship teams, and I have achieved many individual honors as well. I currently play chess professionally, teac

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Had my 1st of three classes with Thomas. Really great at laying the foundations and left me with some skills to work on before the next class!
Nolan K.
My grandson is five and loves chess. Thomas is a fantastic teacher! I’m glad I sat in, as I learned a whole lot. Now I’ll be able to play with Nolan and reinforce the lessons taught us by Thomas. Thomas is absolutely perfect for us. I’m really happy I got the ten lesson package. No regrets.
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James (JP) R.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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James (JP) R.

15 Reviews
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I have been a PBIA instructor for over 13 years as well as player for 20+ years. I am no magician, I cannot make anyone a better pool player! However, for those that are interested and motivated, I can provide the knowledge, guidance and tools for any player to become their own coach and maximize their skills.

About James (JP)

I can teach you anything from fundamentals like stance, pre-shot routine and stroke mechanics to more advanced concepts such as bank and kick shots, jump shots, combinations, caroms and billiard shots. So no matter if you've never held a pool cue or you're a seasoned veteran, take your game to the

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John
After the first lesson I realized I have a lot to learn about this game.
Matthew
Excellent, thorough and looking forward to more lessons
Emalia
Great teaching style. He helped my 9 yo daughter with practice tips to develop proper fundamentals. Excellent experience. I picked up a thing or two as well!

Melisa M.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Melisa M.

24 Reviews
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Clear, easy instruction and lots of patience. That is what was shone to me over 30 years ago. I love to teach others something new and and bring them to a place of refreshing rest as they learn to create new and wonderful pieces. Adult Beginners and Intermediate levels are welcome.

About Melisa

I love to teach. I first learned to knit as a 21 yr old that decided to move to Norway. My mother-in-law taught me how over 35 years ago. Knitting is a great way to relax, it is repetitious so it is great for those with anxiety and other problems related to stress or focusing. I have been teach

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Donna Warren
Melisa was super patient with me, as I am a beginner! She praised me when I finally understood and performed the stitches well! I am excited to continue with my lessons with her!
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Simone
Melisa is so patient and great company. A very aspirational teacher.

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"Mr. Siddharth is an excellent chess teacher with great patience and experience! My son has been enjoying the chess classes he teaches online."
Kevin
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Melisa was extremely patient and very nice. She was able to teach me the knitting technique I just couldn't get even after watching youtube videos. Positive experience."
Laura
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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"Excellent, Ryan is very patient and has a lot of intuition."
Cristina
Took Bridge lessons from Ryan D.
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"Just completed my first lesson so excited for the second class. Sonya is a wonderful teacher"
Annie
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Erin took the time to make sure I didn't have any more concerns."
Pat
Took Crocheting lessons from Erin R.
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"Very patient and knowledgeable!"
Pam
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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"Paul was super helpful! Thank you!"
John
Took Woodworking lessons from Paul B.
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"Knowledgeable and patient teacher"
Kenya
Took Sewing lessons from Felicia A.
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"I’ve had a number of lessons with Thomas thus far and he is an incredible teacher. He makes it very easy to understand strategy and things I should work on. The screen sharing online style works very well too. He walks through my games with me and provides very personalized insight that is significantly improving my game. I would highly recommend Thomas."
Michael
Took Chess lessons from Thomas H.
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"She was very patient and informative on how to use a machine for a beginner!"
Reagan
Took Sewing lessons from Lisa C.
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