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Ruqayyah D.

Houston, TX
Starting at $84
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Runner-up from Pretty Girls Sew Competition
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Ruqayyah D.

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Hi! My name is Ruqayyah and I love sewing and fabric.

My sewing resume:
- My social media sites combined have over 10,000 followers
- I have partnered with McCall's patterns company to host a sew-a-long.
- I was a contributing editor in the Sew Sew Def magazine by Mimi Goodwin-Ford
- I was a contributing editor in the Pretty Girls Sew Magazine
- I competed and placed Runner-up in the Pretty Girls Sew sewing competition
- I spent 20 years as a fashion retail buyer for some major fashion industry retailers

I am a mother of two boys and i have been married for 15+ years. I started sewing as a means to an end. I have more than 20 years of sewing and design experience. I am self taught and very determined. I am comfortable and experienced in teaching students ages 6 and up.

About Ruqayyah

My name is Ruqayyah and I love sewing and fabric. My strengths are combining the fabric and design for the perfect match! I have over 20 years of sewing experience. I am 100% self taught and I am very comfortable teaching small aged kids to adults. I have a 7 year old that I am currently teaching

Trivia D.

4 Reviews
Houston, TX
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Awarded The ugly sweater reward from Radi Thomas
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Trivia D.

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I've graduated from AIU University for Fashion Design and Marketing. I Design most of my on clothes when I can't found what I'm looking for in stores. I love sharing my creations with others. Ive taught students at my home one on one. I've taught at Joan's fabrics for a year. I've had classes as large as 15 students at one time. They where all beginers.

About Trivia

Hello future students! I'm a designer with a BA degree in Fashion. I've taught students at Joan's Fabric. I’ve also taught students in my home. I love Designing my own look! And i know you would too! Im looking foward to having you as my student. Thanks!

Recent Reviews
Simone
Thanks again for providing such clear & concise instructions. I thoroughly enjoyed my lesson & am feeling more confident about sewing.
Stacia K.
Very helpful and a joy to work with! I'm very excited about my upcoming classes for this new hobby!
Eva B.
Trivia is patient, kind, and encouraging. After this amazing first lesson I am super-excited to learn more. Thank You!!!

Dawn Z.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Knitting from WEBS
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2010
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Dawn Z.

8 Reviews
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Learn to hand sew or machine stitch from an experienced sewist of more 10 years. Lessons are customized based on age and goals of the student. Group lessons also available.

About Dawn

High school librarian by day, crafter for life. I'm an award winning embroider, quilter and knitter. I advise a high school sewing club as well as volunteer with Days for Girls and church prayer shawl ministry. Please note, during the summers my schedule is more flexible when school is not in sessi

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Judith
Dawn is very patient with us in our classes and gives very clear instructions to make us become better at it. She also comes up with new fun ideas for us to do for a sewing project. With her help, you can practically make anything
Spirit Y.
Patient, fun, detail and solution oriented. The lessons are for our 15 year old daughter who is completely engaged in each lesson.
Isabella L.
Wonderful person and great teacher!! Very experienced sewer and very good at explaining how to do different sewing methods to my daughter. Highly recommend!

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Lawrence B.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lawrence B.

22 Reviews
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I teach beginners, intermediate, and advanced players.

Advance players are those who play in tournaments and have a USCF (United States Chess Federation) rating between 1000-1799.

For advance players I offer a special package which includes a longer session, PGN (Portable Games Notation) of master level games and access to a chess Share drive.

About Lawrence

I have worked independently as a chess teacher for over 14 years. I play in National tournaments and I have an online chess profile. I have worked with two of the largest chess instruction companies in the U.S., Silver Knights and Chess Wizards. My primary focus is with students who play in t

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Steve Kaufman
Very knowledgeable. Great Style
Matthew
Very good instructor, I have had two lessons so far with Lawrence. The first lesson he introduced me to the type of software he uses, he referred me to certain websites I should check out, like chessgames.com where we analyzed some master games in the opening that I play and an overview of what we would cover in lessons. My second lessons we worked on some tactics and some positions because I wanted to focus on more of my middle game. And he also helped prepare me for an upcoming tournament I am playing in by going over my openings. His explanations are clear, and he provides many additional resources to explore and study.
Kathy
Lawrence is just awesome .. I am doing so much better than I ever dreamt I could. I a so happy to have found him! Thank you Lawrence

Sandy P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 1978
  • Teaches students 21 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Sandy P.

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With 42 years experience as a crochet teacher, my emphasis is Always that students needs. Learning a new skill Always takes a certain dedication from the student, as well, but I teach in a fun way, starting with the basics, all the way to advanced stitches, along with tips that only seasoned crocheters can share. This is not another Grandma's crochet. You'll learn fresh modern designs in no time. Your friends and family will be delighted to see the wonderful items you'll be producing in no time!!

About Sandy

I crochet things such as hats, scarves, afghans, sweaters, ponchos, etc. The items are from newborn size all the way up to and including men and women sizes. I have had exclusive contracts from St. Louis, Mo. to places in Texas. All of the items are original designs. I have also been department hea

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Athan S.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $150
  • Speaks Spanish, French, Mandarin, Latin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
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Athan S.

17 Reviews
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Yale MBA and Cornell BA and former professional poker player. I paid my way through undergrad and grad school playing and teaching poker (both online and live).

About Athan

- Yale MBA and Cornell BA - Expert in international business - have built 7 businesses myself, around the world - Former professional poker player - Former Cornell Varsity tennis player - Fluent in Spanish and proficient in French I've been tutoring since I was 8 years old (yes, 8 years old!

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Cindy
A terrific coach. Athan is patient, upbeat and professional.
Highly recommended and anyone would be lucky to have him as their instructor.
Cat
Enjoyed it and learned a lot—thanks, Athan!
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"We've had Dawn teach a variety of classes at the Simsbury Public Library (CT). Our most popular is the arm knitting class we open to Teens & Adults. Everyone gets to take home an infinity scarf and they all leave learning a new skill. Dawn works well with all ages, is patient, and really enthusiastic about teaching what she loves. We can't wait to have Dawn back to teach more classes this Fall!"
Sara
Took Knitting lessons from Dawn Z.
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"I've had a few lessons with Sonya under my belt now and I could not be happier with her as my instructor. I came into this with very specific things I wanted to learn or touch on and she has been very knowledgeable. I'm not an absolute beginner, more of an advanced beginner and she adapts her lesson plans accordingly. She knows her stuff, she's great at teaching, flexible and just an all around cool chick. Money and time well spent."
Shamika
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Fantastic lessons! Will definitely be signing up for more:)"
Isabella
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"Jennifer is great at explaining the chart and how it pertains to me. I am lookong to learning more."
Annette
Took Astrology lessons from Jennifer P.
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"Mya Mya was fantastic!! She was patient and explained everything very clearly."
Monica
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"Rosemary is patient, skilled, and talented. I'm learning so much, and having fun doing it! Lessons are well organized."
Margaret
Took Sewing lessons from Rosemary O.
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"my instructor Felicia was fantastic. She was knowledgeable, patient & extremely helpful. I learned so much in the half hour class. She was able to improvise when I was missing an important component to my machine. She truly is a genius. I scheduled another session at the conclusion of my 1st class, but find I must cancel due to physical problems. I am disabled with severe arthritis & her class is on the 3 rd floor. She carried my machine up for me & I made it up the stairs but when I got home later that evening my knees were so swollen I had to ice them & take pain medication. I know I cannot do that again & will let my instructor know it is not het fault."
Angela R Joned
Took Sewing lessons from Felicia A.
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"My experience was really good. Jessica is a good teacher. Very detail-oriented. Answered all my questions. Gave me great tips and advice. I learned so much in one hour. Thank you, Jessica!"
Luz M
Took Sewing lessons from Jessica B.
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"The great experience started with the first chat, well before the first lesson. I knew this was going to be very good, because he asked several pertinent questions, which let him know my general level. That way, he could already have a plan when we first met. Improvement is already evident after the first lesson. I plan on many more sessions with JP."
Darr
Took Billiards lessons from James (JP) R.
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"We could. Ot ve more pleased with Mrs. SONYA! Me and my daughter signed up and attended her classes with ZERO sewing exp. Sonya was patient t, kind and very attentive. My daughter was never bored and is.still enrolled in classes.

5 stars for sure!!!!"
Cassie
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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