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About Aaron P.

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Austin, TX
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About Aaron
I was an engineering tutor at University of Texas at Austin from 2006-2009. I graduated from UT with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering in 2009. I am very familiar with the UT engineering courses (from
the beginning to the end).

While I was at UT, I also studied jazz drumming with Brannen Temple. I have been playing professionally for over ten years with lots of different bands. Teaching and playing music are the most gratifying things for me. But I also like to teach math!

I have been teaching high school math, physics, and music theory at Premier High School of North Austin for five years (2009-2014). I am a certified teacher by the state of Texas.
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Eveline April 9, 2016
· Chess · In home
Aaron is teaching my 5 year old daughter chess. It seems to be going quite well
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Terynay L. March 8, 2016
· Percussion · In home
Aaron is great :)
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Kerrigan H. February 25, 2016
· Drum · In studio
Aaron is a great instructor. He is patient and interacts very well with my 6-year-old. She likes the drums he has available to play on, especially the crash cymbol :)
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Aaron P.

Aaron P.

Austin, TX 78752
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About Hattie S.

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Georgetown, TX

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Hi my name is Hattie and I am an artist with a wide range of interests! I majored in painting and drawing in college and I have a masters degree in Fine Arts. I lam experienced in painting, drawing (t
echnical and conceptual), bookmaking, fibers, natural dyeing, printmaking, sewing, and upholstery. With my background in art college admissions I am also very experienced in portfolio preparation for college admission. I am goofy but structured, patient and adaptable to different learning styles.
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Barbara March 16, 2017
· Sewing · In home
Hattie is knowledgeable and patient. My biggest challenge was using the newer model sewing machine as I had not sewed for a long time. She was a great problem solver about issues that arose for me and had spent time in advance to understand my particular sewing machine. Overall, she is a superb teacher. We became more cordial and positive than I would ever have expected in a short teaching stint. She was just grand as a mentor for my re-entry into sewing!
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Sadie January 13, 2017
· Drawing · In home
Hattie is a wonderful instructor! She is very communicative and arrived prepared. She is knowledgeable, energetic and personable. We look forward to more lessons with her!
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Hattie S.

Georgetown, TX 78628
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About Manasi B.

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Austin, TX
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I teach Chess to anyone interested. I am currently accepting new students! The classes are once a week. I give individual attention and the class size is small. I feel they learn better this way. I ha
ve 30 min 45 min 60 min sessions available.

I have an Engineering degree from a prestigious institution in India. I am a Software Professional. I am currently residing in Austin,TX. My passion is to create stuff from scratch be it a website or a piece of art. I also enjoy teaching Chess/ Carnatic Light Classical(Indian Devotional songs)/ Computer stuff and help others excel.
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Agamya May 28, 2017
· Chess · Online
Good communication, knowledgeable. My daughter was comfortable learning.
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Ramya May 19, 2017
· Chess · Online
Manasi is one of the best instructor I have met. She is very well organised and knows how to teach and get interest in my little girl Vaishnavi-8yrs. In matter of 2 weeks my little one has gained a lot of enthusiasm and will be waiting for the classes. I am highly impressed and recommend her for others as well!!!

Great to be associated with you Manasi!!!
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David J. April 26, 2017
· Chess · Online
Punctual and focussed on what she has to teach with proper plan.

Glad to have her as instructor for my daughter.
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Manasi B.

Manasi B.

Austin, TX 78717
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About Vanessa V.

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I am a professional seamstress and have spent 18+ years in marketing, animal welfare, teaching, and creative roles.

For several years I have been teaching children and adults intro and specialty se
wing classes, given private lessons, hosted parties, and ran summer camps. I also service sewing machines and sergers where I've gained knowledge of the mechanics and performance of various makes/models, and like to be able to share this information with my students so they can get the most out of their machine.

As part of my custom sewing business I work with clients on a wide range of projects, like remaking their favorite garments, producing items they've designed, creating custom home decor pieces, and just about anything else that can be sewn.

I love sewing and the creative expression it offers, and really like seeing how my students apply their newfound sewing skills.
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Vanessa V.

Vanessa V.

Austin, TX 78752
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$25 / 30-min

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