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Anne-Louise M.

3 Reviews
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $30
  • Fashion and Retail Studies from Ohio State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Anne-Louise M.

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You will learn how to sew for yourself and others. I will teach you all the tricks and short cuts I have learned over the years so you can sew quicker and achieve great results.

Basic use of sewing machine.
How to use pattern in sewing.
Hand sewing techniques.
Garment sewing construction.
Basic alterations to clothing.
Construction of children's clothing.

About Anne-Louise

I have been sewing ever since my wonderful Auntie Anne lent me her manual sewing machine one summer when I was a teenager. I sew clothes for myself, clients and even have an online store where I custom design clothes. I can teach you to make whatever you want. I will go at your pace so fear not eve

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Janai Gumbs
Great Teacher !
Anne-Louise explained everything I wanted to learn. Prior to the class I stated what topics I would like to cover and she did just that. she used examples and drawings to make my understanding much vivid. I look forward to having more classes with her.
Wynndi D.
Anne-Louise has a very intuitive approach to teaching which matched my kinesthetic learning style. She helped me learn how to use my machine and I will work on a project so she can help answer any questions at the next lesson. We were definitely a fit. Thanks.
Cynfi Shaw
Great Lesson! So patient and informative

Stormy B.

Bellflower, CA
Starting at $134
  • Awarded Embassy Of Fashion Humanitarian Award from Embassy of Fashion Designers International
  • Teaches Advanced
  • AA Fashion from Brooks Fashion Institute
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Stormy B.

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I've been sewing and designing clothing for men, women, and kids professionally for over 30yrs. My curriculum is specific to beginners, intermediate, and advanced students. And as an educator of college and high school level students, each class is designed to inspire creatively as it allows each student the opportunity to further advance their skills.

About Stormy

Stormy has been a fashion designer for more than 30 years, honing her craft to become the professional business woman / educator within the industry she loves today. And with noteworthy successes as wedding dress designer of men & women evening apparel, a soft doll maker, etc., her most profound jo

Vinita M.

12 Reviews
Cerritos, CA
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Vinita M.

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Beginning students will begin with basic sewing skills, including how to use a sewing machine.
Students with basic sewing skills improve and learn new skills, including inserting zippers in skirts, pants, and dresses.

About Vinita

Vinita has been giving individual and group sewing lessons since 2007and is currently available to teach sewing students at her home-based sewing studio in Cerritos. She is a certified “Kids Can Sew and Fashion design instructor”. Vinita has helped students learn to make clothes, costumes, access

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Christopher N.
I came in a lizard. Yea, I had some experience, but I needed brushing up. Not only did she make strong eye contact, but with an intense 10 minute stare, she transmuted all her knowledge to me. I left her home, a Dragon.
Kyle
Excellent job. I was able to knock out two small items in the two hours, after having not spent a single moment prior ever using a sewing machine.
Veronica Romero
She's very patient and friendly. Very good instuctor.

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Lauren W.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Art and Psychology from College of Saint Benedict
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Lauren W.

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Lets get creating! You can expect to know how to create jewelry ranging from necklaces to rings from with agates and other cool rocks you find. I even create other rock art, like bookmarks, that you may be interested in!

About Lauren

Hi I’m Lauren! I have been involved in the arts since I was in high school. I am an aspiring art teacher! I graduated May 2020 from the College of Saint Benedict with a bachelors degree in Art and Psychology. My future plan is to gain a masters for my K-12 Art Education. I started becoming arti

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Ella N.
My younger daughter, Ella has taken 3 classes with Lauren and is so delighted. This is my second daughter taking lessons and both of them are learning so much. Lauren is very professional, and we appreciate all of her.
Dee
Lauren was great! she was extremely patient.
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Amy N.

4 Reviews
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  • Speaks Hebrew, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Amy N.

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I have a LOT of patience! All you need is the desire to learn to crochet. If you never have crocheted before, I will get you crocheting. If you want to learn, but believe you can’t learn because someone told you can’t learn to crochet, I will prove that you can crochet. If you have crocheted a long time ago, but forgot all of it or most of it, I will bring it back to you. If you already know the basics of crocheting, but don’t know how to get beyond the granny square, I can get you to the next level. If you know crocheting basics, but gave up because you make a lot of mistakes, I will show you tricks to avoid them and show you how to read your work so that mistakes are found sooner rather than later. If you know the basics, but want to learn a different technique such as color work, post stitches, or more, I can teach you. Do you have trouble reading patterns or charts, I can take the mystery out of them.

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About Amy

I am extremely patient and determined to teach anyone with a desire to knit or crochet, no matter how high or low their individual learning curve seems to be. My 25 years or so educational and professional past experience is in industrial, exhibit, graphic, stage and jewelry design. My passion for

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Barbara N.
amy is extremely patient and easy to understand. She is starting me on an easy project and looking forward to our next session
Christy F.
What a great find for me! I loved our first lesson! Amy was so patient. I would highly, highly recommend her!

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I consider myself an experienced knitter so was surprised to find myself stymied by reading a more difficult pattern. Amy is a pleasure to work with as well as an extremely skilled teacher. Her explanations are clear and in one case her diagram clarified my confusion. I learned, laughed, and left Amy having learned what I needed to learn. I am impressed with her and will call her again.

Betty E.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $105
  • Speaks english
  • Fashion Merchandising and Design from Bauder Fashion College
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Betty E.

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I teach all levels including kids 7 and up.

About Betty

Basic Sewing

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Cindy W.
Betty is amazing..extremely qualified and excellent instructor!
Darlene
Betty was fantastic. She was very knowledgable and a great teacher. I would highly recommend Betty for all ages and levels.
Lorri
Wonderful and attentive to my needs an progress. I’m not really good MissBerry is so patent, I would STRONGLY recommend Betty to any new student.
Thank you,Lorri

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"Taught me how to sew in a few lessons."
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"Awesome coach! My son enjoys every class. He has learned so much in just three lessons."
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"Simple and easy for beginners or the more advanced this teacher is good at what she does. I highly recommend her."
Andrew
Took Sewing lessons from Anne K.
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"I've had a few lessons with Sonya under my belt now and I could not be happier with her as my instructor. I came into this with very specific things I wanted to learn or touch on and she has been very knowledgeable. I'm not an absolute beginner, more of an advanced beginner and she adapts her lesson plans accordingly. She knows her stuff, she's great at teaching, flexible and just an all around cool chick. Money and time well spent."
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Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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Took Chess lessons from Dipankar G.
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"Sonya was very helpful with getting started. I honestly didn't have a super solid plan of what to ask and only had a simple goal in mind, but she was able to work with that no problem. I'm very glad that I chose her as a teacher."
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Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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Took Origami lessons from Omer S.
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"Rosemary was amazing. She's an excellent teacher and I really enjoyed my lesson. Looking forward to my next lesson. I highly recommend Rosemary for sewing lessons."
Chad
Took Sewing lessons from Rosemary O.
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"Sabrina taught my daughter in-home, she was always on time despite the distance and was very patient and respectful. We have a few other children and she was extremely welcoming to the little ones looking in on the lesson. She taught my daughter how to use a store-bought pattern and some sewing basics."
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