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Danielle S.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Danielle S.

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Want to sew outfits for yourself or others? Interested in designing or making a quilt? I would love to teach you the fundamentals of sewing and guide you through any projects you choose, whether it be making or altering your dream garments, bags, household goods, or beautiful quilts. I have over 15 years experience sewing, and can help you with foundational techniques, such as learning how to read a pattern, insert a zipper, insert buttons/button holes, and hand or machine sewing.

About Danielle

I got my first sewing machine in 5th grade and have been creating ever since! I studied Fashion Design at the collegiate level, and have diverse experience in designing and sewing causal and formal dresses, shirts and blouses, pants, skirts, and wearable accessories. I am also experienced in desi

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Sarah P.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2021
  • BA Theater Arts from University of California Santa Cruz
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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 Z.

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

Group pricing available, please contact customer service for more details on how to set up group lessons.

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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Mya Mya Seinn T.

80 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Burmese
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mya Mya Seinn T.

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Personalized sewing lessons!!!

- Making clothes
- Reading pattern
- Hand sewing & hand embroidery
- Bags & accessories ... etc.

Openings for new students.
Lessons are offered in my studio.
Fun and friendly learning environment.
Look forward to guiding you on your educational journey!

About Mya Mya Seinn

Hello there! My name is Mya and I am a very patient instructor and understand that students learn at a different pace, after all everyone is an individual! Availability changes every week and please contact me for availability. I received my degree in Geology from Yangon University in Yango

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Diana
Mya is AWESOME. She's creative, positive and incredibly patient. She's really helped me get started making clothes and helped me make some complicated garments. She's the best.
Nadia
Wonderful teacher - takes time to explain and show and demonstrate. Very nice studio and excellent learning environment. Looking forward to spending more time learning my favorite hobby. Thank you Mya.
Alyssa
Mya is a great instructor! I've taken 3 sewing lessons so far and she is so patient and good at explaining concepts. I really look forward to our weekly classes!
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Sarah L.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • MFA in Costume Design from UCLA
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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Kelly N.

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Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Costume Design & Technology (MFA) from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Kelly N.

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Kelly has an MFA in Costume Design and Technology. She has been sewing for more than 20 years and takes a project based approach to teaching sewing. Classes are tailored (pun intended!) to your skill level and interests so you'll never get bored! Lessons are offered in your home (she is fully vaccinated against Covid-19) or online so you can work on your own equipment and with your own tools. Kelly's lessons are individualized to what you want to learn and move at whatever pace you need.

About Kelly

I have been sewing for more than 20 years and take a practical approach to learning sewing. I like to have students start with a project that is going to be achievable. If you've never sewn before we usually start with something simple (pillowcase, pajama pants) and then work up to more and more com

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Ava M.
We loved working with Kelly. She has a good sense of humor, which we love, and she makes you feel right at ease. The templates she provides for beginning sewers were very helpful.
Ava M.
We loved working with Kelly. She has a good sense of humor, which we love, and she makes you feel right at ease. The templates she provides for beginning sewers were very helpful.
Monica C.
Very helpful answered all my questions help me realize good patterns and bad patterns went above and beyond explaining and sharing resources excellent teacher would definitely recommend and would go to classes again

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"I think Vena is wonderful. She is patient, warm, supportive and knowledgeable. She can help you complete specific projects (make a dress or a stuffed animal), help you become a better sewer or teach you the art of pattern making. Also, I should mention, she work professionally in the fashion industry and give lots of great insight into how garments are designed. Love Her!"
Marc
Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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"A great first lesson. Sonya is so prepared to teach on any machine. She is very calm, clear and encouraging and obviously enjoys teaching others. I am very much looking forward to working with her going forward."
Joan
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"i don't have any experience but i do want to became a fashion designer and i don't know how to use a sewing machine so i hope we can have a great relationship together."
shanteria
Took Sewing lessons from Renee D.
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"Lily is very knowledgeable and a great instructor. As a beginner, I appreciated the way she explained sewing terms and applications for the skills she was teaching. I also appreciated her well versed understanding of machines. She was able to model skills using a machine similar to the one I was working with and troubleshoot as needed. This was a great help to me. I highly recommend Lily!"
Erin
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"Sonya has a great knowledge of sewing and is very patient in her teaching method. She focuses on my creative style and helps me to apply my style in any project that I am making. I have come to her many times with questions on sewing and quilt making and each time she answer my questions and makes sure that I understand the next steps to move forward to complete my projects. I love giving baby blankets and quilts for gifts and she has taught me how to make gifts that I love and the people I am giving them to love also. I will continue to use her to help me advance in learning to quilt and sew."
Pam
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"I’m really enjoying my lessons with Dawn, she’s a great teacher and very patient with me. She explains things in an easy way to comprehend. Dawn is also very knowledgeable about teaching on Zoom and makes sure I can see what she’s explaining, switching camera views with ease. I’m so glad I signed up for these sewing lessons!"
Suellyn
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"Sonya was extremely detailed. I look forward to a long sewing relationship with her as my instructor!"
Patricia Ellis
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"I enjoyed the session very much. The teacher was thorough and organize. The lesson was presented clearly and was easy to understand. I learned a lot in just 2 hours; looking forward to the next class"
Perlita
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"During my first meeting with Mya she was very humble, kind and welcoming. Mya explained everything in detail and was very patient and knowledgeable. Already it seems as if I have a better understanding of sewing. I Can’t wait for my next lesson."
Derrick stephney
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"I really enjoyed very helpful and knowledgeable!"
Shahida
Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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