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Vinita M.

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

Stormy B.

Bellflower, CA
Starting at $134
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaching since 1989
  • 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

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Anne-Louise M.

3 Reviews
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
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Anne-Louise M.

3 Reviews
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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

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Avalon F.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
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Avalon F.

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Hi! My name is Avalon. I have my bachelors degree in fashion design and I’ve been making clothes for almost 10 years but I’ve been passionate about fashion for as long as I can remember. I started teaching kids how to sew one summer and I’ve been in love with it ever since. I have experience in both pattern making and draping and I own my own business where I make custom designs for customers. I am comfortable teaching students at all levels, so feel free to reach out.

About Avalon

Hi! My name is Avalon. I have my bachelors degree in fashion design and I’ve been making clothes for almost 10 years but I’ve been passionate about fashion for as long as I can remember. I started teaching kids how to sew one summer and I’ve been in love with it ever since. I have experience in bot

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Samantha
Avalon is really knowledgeable and personable, and taught my daughter so much in an hour!
Elisabet
An overall great experience. Avalon is extremely relatable and explains even the most tedious things extremely well. Can’t wait to take more classes with her! Will definitely be a regular.
Joshua
Omg I so love the way she teaches. I was in need of learning how to sew from someone else but she did not help me the way she should’ve. So I found out about Avalons Sewing class and I loved it. Highly recommend you all to take a class or two with this wonderful human being

Dorena H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 16 to 75
  • Teaching since 2000
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Dorena H.

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I have been making jewelry for over 20 years. I specialize in beading but I make all styles of jewelry. In my class you will learn the professional ways of how to add hardware and close the ends on jewelry projects. You will learn how to professional create a color pattern. At the end of my class you’ll complete a full set that includes necklace, earring and bracelet.

About Dorena

My name is Dorena. I am an accomplishment jewelry maker who loves to share my passion of jewelry making with others. I have over 15 years experience with jewelry making. I have been teaching jewelry making for over 10 years, including teaching at Michaels Arts and crafts. I enjoy sharing my concept

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Sam C.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Danish, Persian, Swedish, English
  • Psychology from University of Virginia
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sam C.

30 Reviews
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My students can expect a lesson that's full of fun, engaging and accompanied by a high level of passion and energy.
I'm result oriented and very dedicated to my students and provide students with a lot of constructive feedback during the lessons.
Lessons will mainly focus on students strength and weaknesses, through many different means. The lessons are supplemented by several materials: work book problems, live game play, analysis of student's own games, online resources, classic game review and much more. My custom lesson plans are based on the student's own background and experience. I am always committed to making each lesson fun and exciting!

About Sam

If you are looking for a top national chess teacher, with over a decade of professional full-time chess teaching experience and who’s graduated from one of the top university in the country-university of Virginia graduate-look no further! I HAVE RAISED STUDENTS RATINGS OVER 1000+ USCF (unite states

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Walter
After trying a few chess instructions and search ring everywhere , we were lucky to find Sam.
Sam is a great instructor and really knows his stuff. Outstanding instructions and material contents.
Bob Rigs
Our chess lessons have been very productive and Sam’s method of teaching is fun. 5/5 stars!
Pamela
Have really enjoyed the first few lessons with Sam, he’s energetic and relatable, makes it a fun process-cheers!

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Took Bridge lessons from Karl K.
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"The first lesson was just what my son and I were looking for! We look forward to more."
Elliot
Took Sewing lessons from Anne K.
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"Chery, is a great teacher! I had problems with my round stitch and following patterns. I have been taking classes with her for quite some time now, and my skills for crocheting have improved significantly! The studio is really relaxing & clean!"
karen
Took Crocheting lessons from Cheryl V.
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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
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Dude really knows his stuff and goes above and beyond to try to help you identify your weaknesses and then improve on them. I've already gone up a few dozen rating points and I've only just started with him."
Cole Borsch
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"Florin is a very patient, knowledgeable, and kind teacher and our daughter loves her lessons with him."
Lelle
Took Chess lessons from Florin F.
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"Lily is a very patient teacher. I think i have selected one of the best sewing teachers to direct through this journey. I am very satisfied with my fist lesson,"
Minereze
Took Sewing lessons from Lily S.
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"This crochet studio and teacher is soooo nice! I have been to three other locations, the teachers there didn't seem to be capable of what they were doing, and there studio set up made me feel as if I was about to get robbed. This classroom made me feel comfortable with a homely like setting. looking forward to taking more classes. Her teaching technique is great!"
Dexas
Took Crocheting lessons from Cheryl V.
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