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Popular Fashion Design Teachers

Melissa Q.

Staten Island, NY
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Milda B.

Los Angeles, CA
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Marie B.

Glendale, CA
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Staten Island, NY

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Basics of fashion drawing along with creating clothing. Beginning work with patterns, then moving on to altering patterns and then making your own patterns.

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Janelle I. September 23, 2016
Verified Student · Sewing · In home
Melissa was a fantastic teacher. So pleasant to work with and very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend her.
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Joanie Galestro May 3, 2016
Verified Student · Sewing · In home
Melissa was great! Patient, informative and I love my first project!
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Luke S. January 13, 2016
Verified Student · Sewing · In home
Excellent, she is fantastic. She works very well with my 8 yo son.
I was very impressed when I came home and saw the bag my son had made under her guidance. She also helped to figure out what was wrong with our sewing machine and got it working right away.

About Milda B.

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Los Angeles, CA
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I'm a former FIT (Fashion Institute of Technology) professor, and have taught at a few other universities in sewing and design and illustration with fashion.
-Sewing
-Patternmaking
-Illustration (computer or-hand-rendered)
- Fashion Portfolio Preparation.
- Graphic Design (working in Adobe Creative Suite- Illustrator and Photoshop: which is a great software program to help students to create more dynamic portfolios, or complete a graphic design project. )
- How to create line sheets
- How to create technical packets
- How to create digital art for screenprinting

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Sofia December 29, 2016
Verified Student · Adobe Photoshop · In home
Learnt a lot.
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Chris C. August 26, 2016
Verified Student · Adobe Photoshop · Online
First lesson with Milda today. She's a pleasure to work with and I appreciate her approach to walking me, as a true beginner, through Adobe. Looking forward to many more.
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Hannah S. July 23, 2016
Verified Student · Sewing · In home
My first day in sewing class. Milda helped me feel comfortable and I used the sewing machine on my first day.

About Marie B.

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Glendale, CA
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I have been sewing for over 30 years and teaching for over 12 years. I am a Fashion Design graduate (FIDM).

I can help you understand what is Fashion Design, from concept to production. The lessons will cover how the fashion industry works, how to understand the market, your target customer, and the price point you want to design for.

We will look at the design process, from gathering inspirations, sketching, and editing the line, to the choice of fabrics, trims, and notions.

We will also cover how to find a manufacturer for your line, using contractors, and finding a sales representative, or a showroom to sell your line.

The lessons can also include:

-Sewing (hand sewing and machine sewing, overlock)
-Pattern making/altering
-Draping
-Fashion Illustration (drawing the figure)
-Illustration on the computer with Illustrator and Photoshop
-Building a Portfolio
-Illustrator for screen printing

The lessons are customized to your needs. I will only cover the ...

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Deborah M. February 16, 2017
Verified Student · Sewing · Online
Marie is great explaining any sewing questions that one may have. She takes her time to ensure that the student understands and will answer any questions. I selected her because of her background and I knew she would be a great instructor for me. She understands my idea and is willing to see that I accomplish my goal.
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Brigitte S. August 21, 2016
Verified Student · Sewing · In studio
Marie is exactly what I was looking for. She is very professional, was able to answer all my questions. She is a perfect match for my needs. Looking forward to the next lesson
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Liliana C. August 5, 2016
Verified Student · Sewing · In studio
Marie is great, very knowledgeable and patient. Highly recommend her.

Nikki D.

Columbus, OH
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Sylvia L.

New York, NY
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Carol S.

Boynton Beach, FL
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About Nikki D.

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Columbus, OH
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I've been teaching Fashion Design for the past year, to ages 6-12 but love to teach beginner and intermediate students all ages!

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Jonathan Goldstein September 11, 2015
Verified Student · Meditation · In home
Nikki was awesome! My meditation lessons were great!

Her studio was also really serene and relaxing. I highly recommend.

About Sylvia L.

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New York, NY
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Experienced fashion designer of 6 years available to teach eager students of all experience, levels and ages! I adjust and build my lesson structure so students learn what they are interested in and want to learn, while building strong foundations of basic sketching concepts to sourcing materials, technical specs, and realization. I specialize in women's clothes but can easily teach you men's wear, children's wear and accessory design.

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Manuela December 18, 2016
· Fashion Design · Online
I loved this lesson with Silvia. As an experienced fashion designer she could introduce me into certain steps that are required to produce my own clothes. This was very interesting and helpful. Thx a lot!
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Andrew November 28, 2016
Verified Student · Adobe Photoshop · In studio
Sylvia, is great at articulating the knowledgeable she has of the program Photoshop which allowed me to learn in one lesson the basics with ease. Highly recommend
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Andrew November 28, 2016
Verified Student · Adobe Photoshop · In studio
Sylvia, is great at articulating the knowledgeable she has of the program Photoshop which allowed me to learn in one lesson the basics with ease. Highly recommend

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Boynton Beach, FL
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Learn how to design and create your own clothing line from experienced professional with over 15 years experience in the real fashion industry.

I will teach you how to sketch your designs, make the patterns and how to sew them as well. Make your dream ideas come to life! Learn how to start your own line of clothing!

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Grace November 5, 2016
Verified Student · Sewing · In home
Carol is very experienced and definitely knows what she is doing. I also found her to be very patient and personable. If you're looking for a good sewing teacher, I definitely recommend Carol.

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