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Popular Embroidery instructors

Kim K.

Ridgewood, NY
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Rhiannon P.

Brooklyn, NY
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Mya Mya Seinn T.

Alexandria, VA
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About Kim K.

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Ridgewood, NY

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Do you have trouble getting your French knots to come out perfect? Do you want to know what a French knot is? Do you want to jazz up your clothing or home decorating with some embellishments? Are you looking for a project to work on during your commute? Do you have a vintage piece you would like to repair or restore? Have you seen cool and inspiring projects on Pinterest? I can help you make anything you set your mind to.

I am familiar with almost every type of embroidery and the tools and materials to will help you create the effect you desire.

Please note, I have very little experience with computerized embroidery machines and do not provide lessons in this area of expertise.

Recommended duration for in-person lessons is 90 minutes. A surcharge may be added for travel outside of areas accessible by one MTA fare or expected travel time exceeding 90 minutes.

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Jackie June 11, 2017
· Knitting · Online
Kim is great, very specific for my first lesson giving me a lot of information and specifics before we started the knitting part, I found that into wonderful! The lesson for someone who has never picked up needles before was the perfect speed. I have the lessons recorded so I can watch while I practice. Kim if you're reading this, thank you for making feel so comfortable even when I was clumsy 🤗.
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Anita L. June 8, 2017
· Crocheting · In home
Kim is an excellent teacher and she is very patient . Thanks to kim I was introduced to crochet and have thorough enjoyed it
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Linda E. May 24, 2017
· Knitting · In home
Fabulous experience. Thoroughly enjoyable and Kim solved my knitting problem.

About Rhiannon P.

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Brooklyn, NY
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This is perhaps my favorite subject to teach. There are such a variety of things you can do with the most basic of stitches, which students can then build upon depending on their interests. My goal for my students to walk away with a confidence in creating their own designs, with techniques tailored to their specific aesthetic goals.

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Janet February 8, 2017
· Crocheting · Online
Myself and a co-worker spent 3 lunch hours with Rhiannon learning the basics of crochet. Rhiannon taught us the various stitches and patiently worked with us until we were comfortable with each one. She also directed us to an online resource to support her instruction that we could refer to as needed. This was our first online lesson of any kind and we were extremely happy with what we learned and the convenience of learning it online. Thank you Rhiannon. :)
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Laura December 14, 2016
· Embroidery · In studio
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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Yvonne R. June 17, 2016
· Embroidery · Online
I loved my class with Rhiannon. I was a little unsure about how an embroidery class would truly work online. However, my class was clear, enjoyable and I particularly liked how Rhiannon showed me how each stitch I learned today, can be used to create specific effects. She used her own embroidery projects to illustrate this for me.
I can't wait for my next class!

About Mya Mya Seinn T.

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Alexandria, VA
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Hand embroidery!!!

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Kristy B. May 3, 2017
· Sewing · In home
My first class with Mya Mya was excellent. I had taken a class prior to this and was not feeling confident about my abilities until I met Mya Mya. If you're thinking about sewing and need help. I would encourage you to meet with an instructor first one-on-one before taking a class or online training. The instructor and can help guide you better. I'm so glad I learned about this instructor. You will not be disappointed.
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Clara J. September 10, 2016
· Sewing · In studio
Mya is a wonderful teacher and very patient with her students. My 10 year old daughter just started taking lessons with her and she loves it. Mya is exactly what I was looking for in a teacher for her!
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Rickey Fleming Jr August 3, 2016
· Sewing · In home
She is patient and such an awesome insructor!

Stella R.

Northridge, CA
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Stacy C.

Silver Creek, GA
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Amanda U.

West Covina, CA
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About Stella R.

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Northridge, CA
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Learn the endless stitches of embroidery, needlepoint and crosstitch.

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Ella Z. January 6, 2017
· Sewing · In home
Great person, great instructor. Extremely helpful and very pleasant.
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Katharina December 4, 2016
· Crocheting · In studio
Stella was very patient, kind and professional. She is extremely knowledgeable when it comes to her subjects. I highly recommend her!
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Olivia M. August 11, 2016
· Sewing · In home
Stella as my first tutor on takelessons. She is not only an incredibly accomplished crafter and artist, she is a patient and knowledgeable teacher too. She really went the extra mile and I feel much more confident using my serger now. I will definitely be booking her again!

About Stacy C.

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Silver Creek, GA

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Learn how to embellish everything you make with embroidery! This is a fun filled class learning to do monograms, logos or in the hoop projects utilizing the proper stabilizer and correct hooping techniques.
Have an embroidery party and leave with a monogrammed sweatshirt!

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carla January 30, 2017
· Sewing · In home
Stacy was amazing and extremely knowledgeable in our lesson! She asked for my machine type before our lesson and came in with notes as she hadn't worked specifically on the serger machine that I owned. She showed up with notes and took charge with NO issues at all - she is definitely a professional! I highly recommend her if you're looking for someone to help you learn your way around the sewing machine or serger, from beginner to advance, I gathered she really knows her stuff! She doesn't try to rush you through and she allows and wants you to be very hands on. Very patient. I would definitely recommend her!

About Amanda U.

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West Covina, CA

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I have taught many different lessons on machine embroidery including very basic beginner levels on proper stabilizer and fabric combos and proper hooping techniques. I've also done some harder stuff including projects that are completely finished in the hoop and re-hooping large designs and making sure they line up perfectly, piecing quilt blocks and quilting in the hoop, embroidering lace and so much more.

I am also very proficient in digitizing embroidery. I know the Bernina Designer Plus the best because it's what I use, but I would be able to figure out most brands I suspect.

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Lisa June 26, 2017
· Sewing · Online
First lesson. Amanda is very knowledgeable and patient. As a complete novice that was very much appreciated. I learned a lot about troubleshooting tension problems on day one. Looking forward to learning more!
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Bryana June 2, 2017
· Sewing · In studio
Having Amanda as a teacher made learning to sew a lot easier. She is super patient, has neat and different ideas, and is really nice.

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