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Jeff R.

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Arlington, VA
Starting at $55
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  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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I've been practicing origami for over 20 years. My love of animals as a kid inspired me to learn origami so I could fold my very own paper zoo. Now, I teach students of all ages and skill levels to fold. I've also been a theatre educator for nearly a decade and I love empowering the inner artist in all of us.

I'll work with you to master the common folds and bases, learn all kinds of models, and show you how to read diagrams so you can keep folding on your own, and even try your own original designs. In addition to creating pieces of art, origami exercises hand-eye coordination and can feel as calming as meditation. After every session, you will come away with amazing paper creations!

Just by folding paper, you can create beautiful pieces of art in five, twenty-five, or one hundred and five steps, from a simple fish to a three-headed dragon. The art of Origami truly has no bounds.

I'm currently based in Arlington, VA but I often travel for my theatre work and will keep my ...

About Jeff

I'm now in Arlington, VA, and available for in-person teaching in the D.C./Metro area. *Before purchasing lessons, please send me a private message to let me know what you're interested in working on. I only use TakeLessons.com to book private lessons. I've been folding origami for over twe

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March 7, 2018
Eryn
Jeff was such an amazing teacher. He came to our home and even brought the special paper with him. Our son who is 7 and his friends (8-9yrs) thoroughly enjoyed learning how to fold origami and it was a creative fun way to spend the afternoon. We hope to do it again soon.
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Kischenna C.

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Temple Hills, MD
Starting at $334
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  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
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KLC Couture Career Development Center, Inc. offers professionally-focused Basic Sewing training through our sewing lessons with a specialization in Fashion Design at our Temple Hills campus. The Basic Sewing training offers the opportunity to develop an in-depth understanding of clothing construction from commercial sewing patterns to creation including a knowledge of fabric selection, ornamentation, and fashion trends.

KLC Couture Career Development Center, Inc. offers four consecutive private sewing lessons for four hours each lesson as a package.

All sales are final. We do not offer commercial pattern re-design training. Students are responsible for materials, notions and the commercial sewing pattern chosen. We provide all sewing equipment.

About Kischenna

I love teaching sewing and fashion design. Come and learn using KLC Couture Career Development Center, Inc. a local training facility.

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Rosemary O.

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Germantown, MD
Starting at $35
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  • Teaches students Male: 10 to 18; Female: 7 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Outstanding Business from Etisalat, Nigeria.
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Make your clothes within 2 weeks of our classes. My goal is to bring out the best in my student and inspire them for greater heights.

About Rosemary

I am the Creative Director for Teddies Afrique and one thing I love to do is to teach sewing lessons. I'm a creative person, flexible and fun loving. I pay attention to details, impacting the lives of my students is part of me. Connect with me today and have fun while you learn.

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May 29, 2019
Mercy
was nice, free and fun. she was also friendly.
February 16, 2019
Pathenia
I am truly enjoying learning how to sew with Rosemary as my teacher. So far, I have seen a blouse and a skirt that I need to add finishing touches on. I am going to sign up for more lessons. I want to perfect the art of sewing.
February 14, 2019
Abigail
She is so patient and thorough with her lessons. Things that I’ve had issues with in the past made sense when she went over them. I highly recommend

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Joseph B.

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Billiards
Starting at $45
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  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Bachelor and Master Of Music Degrees from The Juilliard School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sharing the words and wisdom of Irving Crane...

I have played billiards and devised inventions as well as new games over the many years. My mentor in the game and the art of pocket billiards was Irving Crane. Teaching the finer principles of the game and the psychology of performance at the billiard table is a legacy I would like to pass on in my life. So, here I am.

If you would like to learn how not to stress out over the last ball, how to breath properly, align your shot, aim, follow through and visualize the entirety of the shot- that is a good foundation. How to plan and treat the game as a chess board, think through many shots in advance and choose the right path as it changes... these are good building blocks. if you would like your blood pressure to go down while your opponent's goes up, its a good topper.

Most importantly, billiards is a game of the mind first and foremost. We play against ourselves before we play the opponent. Knowing your own process of ...

About Joseph

~ Teaching beginners to professional students and coaching professionals for over 30 years. All levels and ages are welcome! ~ Hello my friends! I am an internationally respected concert pianist and composer who comes from a family of renowned musicians. I earned my degrees from the Jull

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November 14, 2019
Donna
I have been studying piano with Joseph for nearly five years. In that time, I’ve learned more about the piano and musical interpretation than I ever thought possible.

Joseph’s technical ‘short cuts’ are amazing! He illustrates ways for your hands and your mind to work that are tailor made for you. Learning from him is so fun it seems almost effortless.

The way Joseph teaches allows you to develop at your own pace. The atmosphere is always relaxed yet everything moves along quickly.

At the open classes I attend, his other students are progressing very rapidly too. After each class, we share our impressions. The mood is elated because it feels like we stepped back in time and into history.

Joseph often quotes inspired wisdom of his historic teachers in our lessons. He is a great inspiration on his own with great musical insights.

I’m playing Beethoven and Chopin works I never thought I could approach at this stage of study, with great depth of understanding. I now play with greater passion and skill, get compliments from everyone I play for, and no longer worry about playing in public.

I look forward to each and every lesson with Joseph. His encouragement and support makes learning so rewarding! Anyone who finds this musical treasure is a lucky person and I cannot recommend him highly enough.
November 12, 2019
Ron
Joseph shared his composition at the bedside of a dying man. Everyone listened and stopped crying for a moment. We were transported from the terrible tragedy into his world of beautiful music. His compassion and sensitivity of spirit touched us. When he teaches this gift to others, the world becomes a better place.
November 12, 2019
Egmont
A great teacher and an amazing pianist! This was an experience of a lifetime for me. I have studied for many years but have never met anyone who can explain and demonstrate with such depth and clarity. In one lesson I learned more than I have in the past year! I am so grateful and would recommend this masterful teacher to everyone.
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Natasha A.

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Crocheting
Starting at $59
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Math Education from Brigham Young University- Hawaii
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Have you ever taken a lesson and the teacher move on before you fully understood? I have been teaching crochet for over 15 years and I know all the signs of a confused student and I know how to help. I don't just teach you how to crochet the stitches, but I give you ideas of what to make. My students love to make fun, quick, and easier crochet items that they can share with their loved ones.

I have crochet array of crochet stitches. I am great at explaining things so that anyone can understand. I have taught middle math for 6 years, so I know how to keep it simple but entertaining.

You bring the materials (I can help you find if needed) and I bring the help, knowledge, and confidence. By the end of the lesson, you will have a clearer understanding of your project and confidence to finish and share with the world.

I am available to do lesson in-person, in my home, or online. In-person lessons should be 90 minutes long and believe me once you get going you would not want to stop.

About Natasha

Have you ever taken a lesson and the teacher move on before you fully understood? I have been teaching crochet for over 15 years and I know all the signs of a confused student and I know how to help. I don't just teach you how to crochet the stitches, but I give you ideas of what to make. My studen

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Haley K.

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Hula Hoop
Starting at $34
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 to 50
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I teach beginner, intermediate, and advanced hooping classes.
I have been hooping (flow arts) for 4+ years and have been performing for 3 years.
We will discuss which style of hooping you would like to achieve, and from there we will create a class designed specifically to you and your needs.
All levels welcomed. My classes will be fun and full of laughter and encouragement.

About Haley

I have been hula hooping and in the Flow Arts Community for 4+ years. I am 23 years old and LOVE sharing my art and skills with new-comers to the community. I Also spin fire hoops and am open to teaching fire dancing classes to students who are interested. Hooping has become my biggest outlet for e

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"Lily is great! She knows so much about sewing and is a very patient teacher."
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"Rhiannon is super nice, knowledgeable, and patient. It's hard to say much from the first lesson but I look forward to more!"
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"Lorena is amazing! Exceeded my expectations. Highly recommend."
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"Athan is a great instructor. He's patient, methodical, and adaptive. We had him for a group lesson, and he made learning poker super fun and easy to understand for us newbies. Even my husband, who is a seasoned pro, said he got a lot out of it. Highly recommend!"
- Sarah
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"I so enjoy my lessons with Cheryl, and I look forward to each lesson. She is a wonderful instructor! I am learning to crochet finally, and she is great and helping you understand the stitches and instructions."
- Becky
Took Crocheting lessons from Cheryl V.
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"She is an AWESOME teacher! Very professional yet personable. I feel like I’ve learned so much in our first session and I’m looking forward to many more sessions with Mrs. Trivia! She was also very informative!"
- Francine
Took Sewing lessons from Trivia D.
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"Melissa was a fantastic teacher. So pleasant to work with and very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend her."
- Janelle
Took Sewing lessons from Melissa Q.
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