Seward Area

Including the Cities of: Seward, Moose Pass, Cooper Landing.

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Disclaimer Notice: This list of tutors is informational only. It is provided as a service to our parents and not intended to be a recommendation or validation of persons or services.

Listed Alphabetically by Subject

Core Subjects

Business Name: Kaiser, Janis
Location: Seward
Address: 29800 Seward Hwy.
Phone: 288-5677
E-mail: jj.kaiser63@gmail.com
Subjects Taught: Math

Synopsis:
• Grades 2 – 5: basic math including addition, subtraction, whole numbers, simple fractions, improper/proper/mixed fractions, tables, and graphs.
• Grade 6: positive and negative numbers, multiplication and division, including fractions with common/uncommon denominators, decimals relation to fractions, measurement.
Lesson Description: 4 hours in length, once a week.
Cost: Contact for rates.

Creative Art

Business Name: DBA Amy Hankins / Hankins, Amy
Location: Seward
Address: PO Box 3261
Phone: 491-1448
E-mail: inalaska73@hotmail.com
Subjects Taught: Art – Clay

Synopsis:
• Knowledge of clay & it’s properties
• Explanation of tools & other materials
• Demonstrations of various techniques
• Hands on process
• Properties of design & esthetics

Lesson Description: 2.5 hrs for 4 sessions
Cost: $100 per project

Business Name: I’klektik life LLC / Webster, Natasha
Location: Anchorage/Seward
Address: PO Box 212305
Phone: 461-8727
E-mail: tashalovesart@gmail.com
Subjects Taught: Art

Synopsis:
• Beginner’s Art: “Drawing for the absolute beginner’ and “Beautiful Oops”
o Methodology: A careful methodology would include examination of the materials and tools used and how a different type of canvas/brush/paper/pencil/rag/camera/chisel etc. would produce a different effect.
• Embracing each student’s unique styles and techniques and building upon them individuality.
• Fine Art: “Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain”
o Methodology: A deeper look into the examination of various creative mediums with the implementation of art history and theories.

Lesson Description: 1hr 1-2x per week
Cost: $40

Business Name: Ingalls, Max
Location: Seward
Address: PO Box 352
Phone: 310-1046
E-mail: ingallscompany@gmail.com
Subjects Taught: Drums

Synopsis:
Basic drumming techniques:
• Match/traditional grip
• Basic snare drum rudiments and rolls
• Basic drum patterns
• Beats on drum set
• Finger – stick control

Lesson Description: 30 minutes once a week
Cost: $12.50

Business Name: One Shot Photography / King, Allen
Location: Seward
Address: 800 4th Ave
Phone: 224-3117
E-mail: king@oneshotphoto.com
Subjects Taught: Photography

Synopsis:
• Fundamentals of film and digital photography
• Aperture, shutter speed, ISD values, rules of thirds, composition, framing, sunny 16 rules, etc…
• Photoshop programs
• Correct, resize and manipulate images
• Printing

Lesson Description: 1 x per week
Cost: $25 per lesson

Business Name: Pechuzal, Justine
Location: Seward
Address: PO Box 52514
Phone: (520) 609-7234
E-mail: jpechuzal@yahoo.com
Subjects Taught: Art

Synopsis:
This class focuses on basic painting skills as color mixing, brushwork and composition. Concepts will be related to elements and principles of art, as well as the co-op theme of Zoology-flying creatures. Students will see examples of famous artworks as well as teacher examples. Brushes, paint, paper and other supplies provided by the instructor.
Lesson Description: 1hr once a month
Cost: $10 per student

Business Name: Resurrection Bay Singer / Reese, Frances Annette
Location: Seward
Address: PO Box 611
Phone: (208) 514-6843
E-mail: annette_reese@hotmail.com
Subjects Taught: Vocal Training

Synopsis:
Class Will Cover:
• Building foundations that last
• Posture
• Breathing
• Tone
• Harmony
• Warm Ups
Essential Skills for Growing Voices:
• Rhythm
• Dynamics
• Dictation
Performance Preparation:
• Importance of proper practice
• Performance etiquette
• Simple song choreography
• Choral or solo

Lesson Description: 45 minutes 1 x weekly
Cost: Group $15; Individual $30

Business Name: Sew’n Bee Cozy / Squires, Shelia
Location: Seward
Address: PO Box 1042
Phone: 224-7647
E-mail: sewnbeecozy@arctic.net
Subjects Taught: Basic Sewing

Synopsis:
Basic use of sewing machine, sewing items, using various methods, some quilt block design, color coordination & assembly.
Patterns used will be commercially produced copy-righted and will vary is cost from $10 to $20 each.

Lesson Description: Once a week
Cost: $100 for 8 sessions (4hrs per session) or $15 per 4hr session

Business Name: Stacie’s Studies / Werner, Stacie
Location: Seward
Address: PO Box 3495
Phone: 491-1103
E-mail: swerner@gci.net
Subjects Taught: Piano

Synopsis:
I will be teaching:
• Note Reading
• Rhythm
• Technique
• Performance
• Theory
• Sight-reading
• Ear training
• Hand chimes
• Improvisation

Lesson Description: Weekly
Cost: $15 1/2 hr or $30 for 45 minutes

Physical Education

Business Name: 5th Ave. Fitness / Tapfield, Marvin
Location: Seward
Address: PO Box 461
Phone: (909) 275-6387
E-mail: mtaps03@yahoo.com
Subjects Taught: Physical Education

Synopsis:
5th Ave. Fitness has two gym locations: 231 Fifth Ave. and 234 fourth Ave., both located next to each other in Seward Alaska. Together, our gyms contain 4400sq. ft. of working space.
We have:
• Aerobic/classrooms
• Free weights
• Cardio machines
• Plate loaded machines
• Nautilus machines
• Variety of classes
• Shower facilities
• Both gyms have all the equipment of most large gyms. Our equipment is kept in excellent condition and all our gym facilities are kept clean!
5th Ave. Fitness is a 24/7 facility. Members are given their own personal door codes to enter both gyms at any time!
5th Ave. Fitness has two gym locations: 231 Fifth Ave. and 234 fourth Ave., both located next to each other in Seward Alaska. Together, our gyms contain 4400sq. ft. of working space.
We have:
• Aerobic/classrooms
• Free weights
• Cardio machines
• Plate loaded machines
• Nautilus machines
• Variety of classes
• Shower facilities
• Both gyms have all the equipment of most large gyms. Our equipment is kept in excellent condition and all our gym facilities are kept clean!
5th Ave. Fitness is a 24/7 facility. Members are given their own personal door codes to enter both gyms at any time!

Lesson Description: TBA
Cost: $15 per hr

Business Name: Bardy’s Trail Rides / Dodson, Breanna
Location: Seward
Address: PO Box 2262
Phone: 362-7863
E-mail: bardytrrides@gmail.com
Subjects Taught: Horse Familiarization

Synopsis:
How to take care of a horse safely for both the horse and owner. All hands on experience with the horses.
Lesson Description: 1hr 2 x week
Cost: $60.00

Business Name: Marathon Wrestling Club / Williams, Jewel
Location: Seward
Address: 12796 Timber Dr.
Phone: 422-7130
E-mail: marathonwrestlingclub@gmail.com
Subjects Taught: Wrestling

Synopsis:
Youth wrestling skills will be taught in the following categories:
• Freestyle
• Folkstyle
• Greco-Roman

Lesson Description: 3 times per week for 4 months
Cost: $80

Business Name: Seward Tsunami Swim Club / Jacoby, Leslie
Location: Seward
Address: P.O. Box 2328
Phone: 224-5341
E-mail: sewardtsunamis@gmail.com
Subjects Taught: Swimming

Synopsis:
SEWARD TSUNAMI SWIM CLUB (STSC) is a developmental and competitive swim team that provides a supervised aquatics program for Seward area youth ages 5-18. STSC is a member of Alaska Swimming, Inc., Alaska committee of United States Swimming (USS), which in turn is the national governing body for the sport and the organization which registers and insures athletes, sanctions events, and conducts competitions and development programs.
ORGANIZATION: STSC is a non-profit organization, tax-exempt under section 501 (c) (3) of the IRS code. We have a contracted coaching staff and parent volunteer Board which conduct the daily business of the organization. STSC board meetings are held monthly on the third Thursday. Additional parent meetings geared toward your swimmer(s) and their development in the sport, rather than club operations, will be scheduled later in the season and announced via e-mail. If you are interested in learning more about club operations, or in serving on the Board, please contact any board member or email us at: stsc_feelthewave @yahoo.com

Lesson Description: Please see website
Cost: Please see website

Business Name: The Apex Gym LLC / Burnard, Gail
Location: Seward
Address: 11724 Seward Hwy, Ste A
Phone: 224-7222
E-mail: burnardgail@gmail.com
Subjects Taught: Physical Ed

Synopsis:
• Dance: tap, jazz, modern, hip hop, ballet & belly dancing
• Gymnastics
• Karate
• Yoga

Lesson Description: weekly
Cost: $7 – $15