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Paul B.

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  • Teaches students 12 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BSEE from Rice University
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Paul B.

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Do you want to build learn basic woodworking, or build shop cabinets, but don't know where to start? I've been doing woodworking for over 30 years and have been designing and building shop cabinets for the last 4 years, and I love to share my learning with others. If you are just starting woodworking and don't know where to begin, I've got some great starter projects for you to work on that require a minimum of skills and tools. Most of my lessons are online via the Takelessons interface, but if you live near Lexington, KY, I'd be glad to teach you in my shop. My specialty is in designing and building shop cabinets quickly and efficiently. If you would like to design and build shop cabinets or custom drawers for a storage space that you would like to better utilize, you've come to the right place! If you or your child would like to learn basic woodworking (esp. during this COVID season), I would be excited to help you. Please send me a message if you have any questions.

About Paul

I'm an Electrical Engineer by training and profession. I enjoy working on complex problems and processes, and I especially like finding ways to do complex tasks more efficiently. My current interests are woodworking and digitizing/scanning of home videos, photos, slides, and negatives. I post muc

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Virginia C.
Paul was a great teacher and provider of information for beginners. He helped me get to a spot where I'm comfortable working on my own projects and have the right tools for the right jobs.
Jared Doud
Great instructor! He was very practical and has a lot of resources to help out a new woodworker!
Virginia C.
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Tarek O.

16 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Arabic
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Tarek O.

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I will teach you how to design and build your own video games using Unity and Unreal Game engine.
The lessons are project based and I will also help you publish your own game on Steam marketplace.

I have been active in the gaming industry for the past 5 years. I own Senet Studio. A game development studio that builds video games for pc and smart phones. I also built 4 of the most popular escape rooms in New York City.

About Tarek

Tech Educator and Parkour Coach. For the past 10 years I gave lessons to groups and individuals in 6 countries for all ages starting from 8 years old. Most recently, I have built and helped design 8 of the most popular high tech escape rooms in New York City. In the past, I have provided IoT

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I've been working with Tarek over the course of 5 WordPress lessons and I've learned a ton! Our website, 7000wows.com, is looking great. Most importantly, Tarek embodies all of the traits of a wonderful teacher: he is patient, knowledgeable and he adapts each lesson to my skill level. Plus, he has a great sense of humor!
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This was my first Session with Tarek! He is really good at what he is doing! Passionate teacher that won't let you go before he does everything he can to help
Jessa
Tarek is a wonderful, most understanding, instructor. Our daughter really related to him well!
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Alicia H.

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  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Alicia H.

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Beginning woodworking for children. I teach young children to build safely with parental supervision. Make geometric designs with string art, a marble maze, a wooden game board, a bird feeder, and more. Kids love to build and use tools and rise to the challenge. See what they can create!

About Alicia

Learning ART at home can be fun, stress free, and exciting. Learn how to create images in photorealism and/or with creative interpretation and expression. I can work with all ages from preschool to life-long-learners in retirement. Find your creative outlet and connect with the vitality of the wo

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Jean E.

Teaches Online
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  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 to 75
  • Teaching since 2015
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Jean E.

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Hello!
When you see items do you say " I can make that!" ? Well let me show you how!
I have over 40 years of experience in dressmaking and alterations. I can teach you how to make items from scratch or modernize thrift store finds. I can teach beginners as well as advanced skilled students. I also have experience with students from the age of 8 to almost 50. Let's get together and make your dreams reality.

About Jean

Hello! I have been sewing for over 40 years. I have had my own sewing business for over 20 years. The most rewarding position I have held was in the costume shop for the theater of our local college. I have also worked in a bridal shop. I love creating/altering garments for hard to fit customers. I

Fiona S.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from University of Arkansas
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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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Fiona is very patient and a great teacher!
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Lisa C.

84 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Teacher of the Year from Terrell ISD
  • B.S. Music Education from TAMU - Commerce
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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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Lily
Our daughter was able to get lots of questions answered. She said that Lisa's guidance was excellent. We will be signing up for more lessons!
Yvonne
Thank you for helping me figure out patterns. You are one talented lady.
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"Erin was great-had some technical difficulties. She figured it out😎
Answered all my ?’s. It was fun!"
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Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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"Randy is a first rate coach. He is knowledgeable, experienced, and with an easy going natural style. Was very adaptable to my level of experience and was patient - no question was too dumb. I highly recommend him without any reservation. I have already booked my next session."
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Took Poker lessons from Randy S.
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"My first lesson was amazing. I learnt so much and Trivia is so knowledgeable. I cannot wait for next week."
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Took Sewing lessons from Trivia D.
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"Good teacher. Knows the game and the lines well and can relate to his students."
Jon
Took Chess lessons from Eric S.
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"Amazing. I feel a lot more comfortable with my straight stich, understanding seam allowance, sewing terms, the french seam and more. I feel a lot less intimidated already and more eager. I am excited to evolve with her teachings. Thank you Sonya, see you next week!"
Kamyah
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Great instructor! He was very practical and has a lot of resources to help out a new woodworker!"
Jared Doud
Took Woodworking lessons from Paul B.
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"Very patient and VERY knowledgeable; looking forward to my next lesson."
Charlotte
Took Embroidery lessons from Lily Q.
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"Melisa is so patient and great company. A very aspirational teacher."
Simone
Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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"Mya is the Bomb! Very knowledgeable and patient!! Luv my classes"
Nikita
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Vena knows sewing inside and out. She's very friendly and knows how to make you feel comfortable even if you feel your questions are just beginner questions. I highly recommend taking lessons from her and look forward to our next session!"
Shannon
Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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