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Brandy G.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Brandy G.

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Brandy has 10 + years experience working in the fashion industry and teaching sewing/garment construction to people of all ages and levels. Her experience includes working for high end and luxury tailor shops in NYC, as well as fitting on-set for photoshoots, ecommerce, celebrity fittings and red carpet events.

Sewing lessons include a lesson plan based on your experience and goals.
Includes: Machine sewing techniques: how to thread machine, basic machine sewing methods, hand sewing techniques, understanding patterns, how to cut and sew from patterns, clothing alterations, creating a piece from start to finish.

About Brandy

My name is Brandy I am an arts and crafts instructor with 10+ years experience teaching students of all ages and backgrounds. I have recently relocated to Garner, NC from NYC and am teaching the following: Sewing and Fashion Design: Hand sewing, Machine sewing, Custom garment making, Patternmakin

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Learned so much today.
Eric P.
Brandy was very helpful and knowledgeable! Great working with her.
Donna
Brandy was vary knowledgeable kind and patient teacher. Brandy is passionate about her art and sharing it
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Kelly N.

15 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • 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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Lisa C.

90 Reviews
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  • Awarded Teacher of the Year from Terrell ISD
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lisa C.

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I am a seamstress, costume designer, historical clothing expert and have worked in the film industry. I routinely perform costume repair work for theatrical companies, alterations for formal gowns and create/modify garments to use in film and living history events.
If you are a beginner or advanced I can teach you to get better, more consistent results from your sewing.

About Lisa

I have been a music teacher and private lesson instructor for the past 20 years. I have a bachelor of science degree in Music Education and hold a teaching certificate for all-level Music Education. In my private studio I have taught students from 3-70 and have enjoyed them all! In addition to te

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Amber
Lisa was wonderful. Very patient, detailed explanations, and went above and beyond. I’ve felt intimidated by sewing and even the process of setting up my machine but she was able to illuminate that process. This lesson was worth every penny and I’m looking forward to the next one.
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Paige K.
very friendly and knowledgable!
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Sonya M.

78 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Sonya M.

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You’ve come to the right place if you want to learn how to sew or enhance your sewing skills.

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I provide sewing lessons for you online.

Level 1 Start: For someone new to Sewing, who has never sewn before nor used a sewing machine, your first lesson will be learning your sewing machine. Threading, bobbin, stitches, functions. You will also learn how to sew on scrap fabric. One hour.

Level 2 Start: A sewing beginner, someone who has sewn before but not much. If you already possess the skills and level one, then you start at level two. In this session you will learn to make a pillowcase or a tote bag. You will get more comfortable with the machine, controlling the speed, stitching within a seam allowance, and stitching a straight line. This could take 1 to 2 sewing hours.

Level 3 Start: Student possesses the abilities and skills in level one and two. At level three, you have already sewn something basic like a pillow, pillowcase or tote bag. At this ...

About Sonya

I have been sewing for over 30 years. I absolutely love sewing and want to share sewing with all who are interested. I have taught quilting, sewing clothing, sewing home decorating goods, and more. I am interested in sharing this art with beginners as well as experienced sewers who want to learn a n

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Maria C.
I enjoyed it very much
Arlene
Teacher Sonya was very kind and patient. We'll be booking more classes!
Michael M.
Sonya was very helpful and patient.
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Lily Q.

66 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lily Q.

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Beginner-You will learn basic skills of hand and machine stitching, seams, darts, pleats, zippers, pouch, tote bag and build many more samples into a scrapbook.

Intermediate- Fabric dimension and behavior, cutting skills, bias binding, various necklines and making a skirt or blouse. Learn to make garment with commercial pattern.

Advanced-Make dress, skirt, pants or blouse with lining.

Note: Although students learn at different rates, the above results are expected, if taking lessons 2hours a week, for 5weeks for all levels.

About Lily

I am a Fashion Designer/Instructor and former Social Worker, who's very passionate about teaching Fashion and Embroidery. I'm always excited about helping students build skills gradually, from a complete Beginner, through Advanced levels. Also, I am one of the few teachers in the country who teac

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Rachel
Fantastic! She knows everything about sewing and alterations. Super kind, patient, and knowledgeable.
Malinda
Latunya B.
Wonderful class. She is very patient with teaching.
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Danielle S.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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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"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."
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"Excellent sewing instructor. Mya is very patient and professional and has taught me so many skills in just one class. Can't wait for my next class!"
Dominique
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"I've really appreciated Sonya's hands-on teaching approach and guidance as I learn this new skill. She's equal parts teacher and coach, creating a comfortable environment to explore and learn. I leave energized after our sessions and look forward to the next one. She's also been very flexible with my schedule, removing the stress of juggling a hectic calendar. She's truly a world-class instructor."
Antwan
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Ms.Sonya is very patient and helpful. You can tell she is VERY experienced and knows what she is teaching. Great choice as an instructor. I am looking forward to continuing lessons with her."
Jessica
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"She was very patient and informative on how to use a machine for a beginner!"
Reagan
Took Sewing lessons from Lisa C.
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"Lily is very kind and knowledgeable. She was able to give constructive advice on projects I was having trouble with. Going to continue with her."
Ann
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"She's a really nice lady and a good instructor. She's really passionate about what she's doing, and that really makes a difference!"
Keirsten
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Sabrina teaches my twin daughters once a week and they love her!"
Gwen
Took Sewing lessons from Sabrina Jacqui L.
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"Thanks again for providing such clear & concise instructions. I thoroughly enjoyed my lesson & am feeling more confident about sewing."
Simone
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"Lily is an excellent sewing teacher and is always available with helpful suggestions. Her classes build confidence in beginning sewers in a pleasant atmosphere. I learned a lot about sewing with her."
Jan Baker
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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