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Guerda P.

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Starting at $100
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master In Fine Arts from Academy of Art University
  • Teaching since 2001
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Guerda P.

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I am a fashion designer/instructor and entrepreneur of 30 years, I do my best to combine my passion for clothing and accessories with a classroom environment, where I guide students in topics such as sewing, patterns, and trends in fashion. Having prior industry experience and a professional portfolio, I am well equipped to share my expertise of fashion with anyone who is interested in learning the ropes. I hold 2 degrees in fashion design, and I also worked under various titles both in NYC and south Florida in the fashion industry before I branched out on my own with my own label Lordana.

I also have a 30 year + fashion industry experience in sewing, designing, technical drawing, CAD, and pattern making. 12 years from my 30+ experience were spent at The Art Institute of Fort lauderdale where I taught fashion and merchandising courses to college level students. I have also been teaching sewing and pattern making classes to students from elementary to college levels.

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About Guerda

I am a fashion designer and fashion instructor of 20 years of teaching fashion design courses to students from elementary to (12 years) college level. All together, I have a 35+ year fashion industry experience in CAD, sewing and pattern making. I also guide students on topics such as portfolio pre

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Kafi
During my time as a student at the Art Institute, I remember students clamoring to register for Ms. Pierre's courses in advanced pattern making, children wear and swimwear.  Her role as the professor and director of the annual fashion show class and event was amazing. During those events Mr Pierre took me under her wing and imparted priceless knowledge and wisdom that has helped me in my career years after graduating. She is beyond talentd, graceful, stylish and an exceptionally gifted lecturer. Ms Pierre keeps her students enthralled with her compelling knowledge of pattern making and design. I know absolutely no other professor who is as passionate about fashion design. Also who desires to help students understand how the proper pattern making process can bring a garment to life. All of her classes were always packed to capacity because she had an amazing abality to see her students potential and bring that greatness to the surface. So with that said it is my honor and privilege to recommend Guerda Pierre as an instructor.
Ritchie
Be ready to learn from the best . From pattern making all the the way the finish library Guerra is an embodiment of fashion knowledge. You will learn it all from hear just pick your study and she will get the best out of you.
Daisy W.
Ms. Guerda is one of the best and most professional sewing instructors I’ve had. She taught me how to bring my swimwear designs to life and has motivated me to continue striving for my best.
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Tracy B.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks French
  • Pattern Making from Fashion Institute of South Florida
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tracy B.

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I specialize in teaching young students, typically 8 years and up. I am extremely patient and positive with beginners. I also enjoy the challenge of helping more experienced students bring their own creations to life. Lately, I've had several male students making and altering shirts.

I've been sewing as long as I can remember and have been teaching since 2009.

About Tracy

I teach beginning, intermediate and advanced sewing. I have been sewing since before I can remember, for over 40 years. I teach sewing after school for several local private schools and privately at home for 10 years. I teach students from ages 7 to adult. Males and Females. I have a great dea

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Elizabeth A.
I am a beginner and Tracy was very patient. When you come in for your lesson she has a plan set up for your learning process. It is clear that she is very experienced at teaching! I would definitely recommend her.
Katrina G.
Great person. Smart and funny. And really patient.
Michelle
She was very sweet and patient
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Dawn Z.

43 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Knitting from WEBS
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Dawn Z.

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Learn to machine stitch (not machine embroidery) from an experienced sewing educator. Lessons are customized based on age and goals of the student.

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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 sessio

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Ramona
Dawn is a wonderful instructor. She is very knowledgeable. Patient and willing to answer my questions. I had concerns about my ability to learn sewing, but Dawn has helped my confidence greatly. I plan to continue my sewing journey with Dawn:)
Marie
Dawn has wonderful instruction and is quite patient with new beginners like myself! Explanation is clear and she has a freakin wealth of knowledge about sewing, patterns, tips and tricks to make the outcome much neater, and starts off with the perfect projects for a beginner. Def a five start rating! :-)
jane
Dawn is awesome! Very thorough with her explanations and really customizes lessons to my goals. She’s very encouraging and always reachable for questions outside of classes. Her hardware set up was conducive to on line lessons so it felt as much of an in person class as it could get. The lessons have really prepared me and got me excited for many more sewing projects!
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Renee D.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $75
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • AA Fashion Design from FIDM
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Renee D.

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*Learn basic through advanced sewing skills
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About Renee

I love to sew! and have great joy in teaching the craft. I have been sewing since I was 7 years old, taught by my Grandmother.  A FIDM alumni, I worked in the garment industry designing jr. dresses and as a pattern maker, as well as a costume stylist for 14 years in film‚ television, and commerc

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Debbie P.
Fantastic lesson! Renee is so knowledgeable and I loved my lesson!
Meredith L.
Renee is very knowledgeable and pleasant. I look forward to our next lesson.
Shatoya M.
Ms. Renee is very calm and patient with me. I can’t wait to continue more lessons with her
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Sarah L.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2008
  • MFA in Costume Design from UCLA
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Sarah L.

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I have been a professional costume designer since 2003 and have sewn everything from everyday apparel to sci-fi outfits to full-body monster costumes. I can teach you basic skills in a step-by-step curriculum fashion or I can help you create a specific project that you have in mind. Do you want something special for an event or do you want to make something out of some fun fabric you found? I am very flexible and enjoy being creative, so bring me your challenge and I will help you give it life!

About Sarah

*Please note: If you are interested in online classes they will take place over Skype, Zoom, or FaceTime, not TakeLessons Classroom (for technological reasons)* In-person classes are in San Bruno, California. Hello, and thank you for visiting my page! I have been an artist for my whole life and I a

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Susan
Sarah is patient and answered all my questions about using my camera in different situations. She answered my questions about shutter speed and aperture with easy to understand examples. I hope to have another lesson with her once I practice my newfound knowledge about photography!
Beverly J.
I enjoyed my first class with Sarah. She explains things very well and is pleasant to learn from.
Loan
I enjoy taking lessons with Sarah. As a beginner, she takes the time to explain every detail regarding the photography and the use of my camera. I learn so much after a few lessons.
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Sarah P.

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  • Teaching since 2021
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Sarah P.

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I can teach the basics of sewing with intro lessons coaching you through making our own simple projects with no stretchy fabrics.
I also teach lessons on making corsets to more experienced sewers-from intermediate lessons making a mockup and fitting it to make your first corset to advanced lessons on drafting your own special corset patterns and making them a reality.
I can also teach lingerie making, formal wear, and tech wear to more advanced sewers, from basic bralettes and underwear, raincoats and athletic wear, to embellished luxury garments.

About Sarah

My name is Sarah. I'm an artist with a BA in Theater Arts from UCSC. I've been sewing for 10 years now, and have worked in professional costume shops. I've been working with embroidery machines since 2017 and I use my embroidery machine, sewing, and crafting skills to run my own little fashion line

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"Dawn was very patient and friendly, which was much appreciated!"
Jennifer
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"I am very happy I did this. Now I feel confident. Lily is very good and very patient. I will take all of her classes, as long as I can afford them."
Penelope
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"Mya was GREAT! After today's lesson, I'm looking forward to the next one. Mya was patient and hands on."
Marlys
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Sarah was great! She was very patient & helped me with specific alterations I’ve been struggling with forever!"
Krista
Took Sewing lessons from Sarah L.
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"Dawn is so patient. She is starting from the VERY beginning with my daughter and we couldn't be happier."
Cecilia
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"Mya Mya Seinn is a very pleasant and patient trainer. She teaches at a steady pace and allows you to ask as many questions as you need to feel comfortable before going to the next step. Her studio is a well lit and very nice environment."
Kim
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Very nice and cool teacher, I am excited for my next lesson!"
Cetoya
Took Sewing lessons from Lisa C.
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"Lisa had a lot patience. She took the time needed and explain along with showing examples of and demonstrated professionalism."
Teresa
Took Sewing lessons from Lisa C.
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"Fantastic instructor! I didn’t know how it was going to work online but Kelly does a great job."
Morgan
Took Sewing lessons from Kelly N.
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"Terry is very knowledgeable of sewing. She is a great instructor who is patient and great at explaining the steps necessary to complete the project. I would definitely recommend her and have recommended her to a friend."
Tiana
Took Sewing lessons from Terry S.
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