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Mark J.

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The Colony, TX
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BS-ECONOMICS (MINOR MATH) from SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY-EDWARDSVILLE
  • Teaching since 1991
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Mark J.

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I have been playing chess competitively since the mid-70's, am a certified Local Tournament Director, and have run chess clubs in many different locations. My current chess rating puts me in the top 5% of competitive players in Texas and the top 10% nationally.

I have an organized curriculum available which I customize to the needs of the student. Another aspect of our lessons requires playing games so I can see that the student has gained the skill taught, and give them an opportunity to put a new skill to practical use. I make use of problems, special playing situations, and review games the student has played once the student learns to write the moves down using standard move notation.

I also offer discounts for group sessions, if interested.

About Mark

I have a BS in Economics (minor Math) and an MS in Economics both from Southern lllinois University at Edwardsville. I also have taken all of the coursework for a PhD in Economics from St. Louis University. I also have 30+ years of experience in Business Economics, Mathematics, and Statistics. I'

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Aniket P.
First lesson was great.
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Lisa C.

62 Reviews
Rockwall, TX
Starting at $30
  • B.S. Music Education from TAMU - Commerce
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1997
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Lisa C.

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I am a seamstress, costume designer, historical clothing expert and have worked in the film industry. I routinely perform costume repair work for theatrical companies, alterations for formal gowns and create/modify garments to use in film and living history events.
If you are a beginner or advanced I can teach you to get better, more consistent results from your sewing.

About Lisa

I have been a music teacher and private lesson instructor for the past 20 years. I have a bachelor of science degree in Music Education and hold a teaching certificate for all-level Music Education. In my private studio I have taught students from 3-70 and have enjoyed them all! In addition to t

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Emily S.
Lisa is great. She’s so patient and with someone like me who knows literally nothing about sewing, she walked me through the basics of literally just turning my machine on all the way to completing my first stitch. She even cheered when I cheered for myself ;) :D
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Suzanne F.
Great experience. i was nervous and Lisa made me laugh and comfortable.

Jen T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Knitting Instruction from Craft Yarn Council
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Jen T.

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From learning to cast on and work a knit stitch to understanding techniques like brioche, cables or mosaic, I believe knitting should be fun and enjoyable - not stressful - and is attainable by all!

About Jen

Hi! I’m Jen and I love knitting. I have been knitting on and off since I was a child, daily for about ten years, and designing for over a year. I enjoy working beautifully simple projects and impressively complex projects just the same. I love cables, brioche and other tuck stitches, mosaic and fai

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Kalah W.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students Male: 14 to 30; Female: 14 to 60
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Kalah W.

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Crocheting is one of my passions. I would love to share my passion and be able to teach other. I am a very patient person, and will happier teach different methods. I will hep you build a basic understanding on learning how to crochet.

About Kalah

Hi my name is Kalah (Kayla). I am a college student going to school for art education. Art is my passion. I am very skilled in other arts and crafts such as knitting, painting, drawing, and many more. My favorite hobby out of all of them is crocheting. I am a very patient person, and will help figu

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Alec F.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Alec F.

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I am currently 21 years old and have had chess be a part of my life ever since my great grandfather had taught me how to play. I started my teaching career as a helper for my old teacher when I was 12 years old. I started doing 1 on 1 lessons and small group lessons starting when I was 15 years old and did it all through out high school. In college I volunteered at the local library and would teach chess lessons for free. I have experience working with students from ages 5-13 and still keep in contact with a few of my past students. I have a straight forward style and will not only teach your child chess but also discipline, curiosity, and thoughtfulness. I look forward to connecting and working with you.

About Alec

My name is Alec Feygin and I am currently an honors student at Marquette University. I study Finance and History at school, but have many outside interests. I believe that a good fundamental education has been important in my development. I am an active member of my community and put in my best ef

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Valeria B.
Alec was very thorough with the lessons from the start and he seemed to have a set plan for how to progress next. He did not only teach the elements of chess but also trained in particular techniques and with "puzzles" for additional practice.
Galina Roytshteyn
Alec is a phenomenal teacher and mentor. Well thought out lessons . Develops strong connection with students.
Galina Roytshteyn
Alec tailor's each lesson to reinforce what was already tought and builds on it. Lessons are organized and well thought out, challenging and fun. Most importantly, effective.
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Kat M.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Kat M.

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If you have felt like youtube videos don't give you enough guidance in folding Origami, I would be delighted to take you step by step taking things at your pace and level as we explore the craft of Origami together.

I was born in Japan and origami was something that came naturally to me as a child. The love of Origami was passed down to me from my Japanese Grandmother who decorated her room with all of her paper creations.

It's been in my blood and comes as second nature to me however I know how complex some of these folds can be and my goal as a teacher is to help anyone be able to fold anything, while throwing in stories from Japan and Origami trivia!

About Kat

Playing Music brings me such joy! I want you share that Joy with you by bringing that to our classes and helping you grow in a fun and encouraging way! I'm a singer songwriter and have worked as a full time musician for the last 13 years. I graduated from Auckland University with Bachelor's of P

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Emma D.
It was wonderful!! She was a great teacher! Very kind!
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she is nice and has good advice!

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"Great lesson! He made sure everything was understandable, and easy to remember."
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Took Chess lessons from Thomas H.
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"Was absolutely perfect for my needs. Rob is super friend, has a keen eye for instruction and was able to tailor things to suit my needs. Would highly recommend him for anyone considering lessons. Much appreciated !"
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Took Billiards lessons from Rob R.
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"I had a great lesson. Perfect to get along with and very easy going. Mya Mya has ALOT of patience as well. She makes everything about sewing make sense ! I'd recommend her for anyone who wants to gain more experience sewing no matter what level you are at."
Amelia
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Very easy going while teaching you all aspects of Billards. I liked the approach of playing the game while answering questions. Emphasizing repeatability"
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Took Billiards lessons from George D.
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"Great first sewing lesson for my daughter!"
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"Great teacher. Smart, patient, easy going, and really knows the game of chess."
Dan
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"It was the first lesson. But I think it is going to be great."
Michael
Took Chess lessons from Melissa M.
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"Mahasin was very patient and knowledgeable. Good instructor with a very welcoming personality."
Jordan
Took Sewing lessons from Mahasin M.
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"Karl did a great intro lesson."
Katherine
Took Bridge lessons from Karl K.
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"i don't have any experience but i do want to became a fashion designer and i don't know how to use a sewing machine so i hope we can have a great relationship together."
shanteria
Took Sewing lessons from Renee D.
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