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No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

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What if your dream teacher is on the other side of the country? No problem. You can meet with your teacher online using a webcam on your computer.

Average Cost of Quilting Lessons

The average cost of 60-minute quilting lessons is $43. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $16 and $94 per hour.

30-min $25
 
$26 average
$30
45-min $45
 
$62 average
$80
60-min $16
 
$43 average
$94

For the best experience, we typically recommend 60-minute quilting lessons. However, students looking for a more affordable option may want to consider a shorter lesson length of 45 or 30 minutes. On average, 45-minute quilting lessons are -44% less expensive at $62, and 30-minute lessons cost 40% less at $26.

Curious how much quilting lessons cost in your area? Do a quick search to get local prices for the best quilting teachers .

Quilting Lesson Reviews from Students

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Kim K.

Ridgewood, NY
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Stella R.

Northridge, CA
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Katy M.

Bakersfield, CA
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About Kim K.

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Ridgewood, NY

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Learn basic hand and machine sewing skills and the nuts and bolts technical stuff of assembling your quilt top, tying your comforter and other hand finishing techniques.

Please note, I do not teach machine quilting or hand quilting involving stitching through many layers of fabric and padding.

Students are expected to provide all tools and materials but I will help you find what you need for your project.

Recommended duration for in-person lessons is 90 minutes. A surcharge may be added for travel outside of areas accessible by one MTA fare or expected travel time exceeding 90 minutes.

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Joanie July 17, 2018
· Sewing · Online
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Elijah July 2, 2018
· Sewing · Online
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Eunita May 5, 2018
· Knitting · Online
I am a beginner knitter with an ambitious goal of learning how to knit wool socks. Kim was very patient, positive, and helpful.

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Northridge, CA
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Learn how to cut, assemble and finish a quilt. You will learn how to choose your fabric and how to coordinate your designs.

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Mara W. June 29, 2018
· Sewing · In home
Stella is an excellent instructor, and my daughter enjoys working with her very much. I recommend her highly and with enthusiasm!
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Nancy R. July 25, 2017
· Sewing · In home
Stella is a wonderful teacher. What I had been unable to teach myself, she taught me in no time. Patient, thorough, funny, interactive and did I say patient? And in seconds, she knew my machine better than I. And who knows, I may decide to learn a new craft just so I can continue working with her.
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Ella Z. January 6, 2017
· Sewing · In home
Great person, great instructor. Extremely helpful and very pleasant.

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Bakersfield, CA
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Learn basic hand or machine piecing skills and the nuts and bolts technical stuff of assembling your quilt top, with advice on the quilting and binding of the final project.

Please note, I do not teach machine quilting at this time.

Recommended duration for lessons is 60 minutes.

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Glen November 17, 2017
· Knitting · In studio
I had the pleasure of meeting with Katy this afternoon. She was able to put me at ease right out of the gate. She is very knowledgeable and is able to communicate the fine points clearly and concisely. The time passed quickly and I walked away with a new understanding and appreciation for the skill required. If you are in need of instruction in knitting I can think of no one better.
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Beverly April 6, 2017
· Crocheting · In studio
She was just what I needed, helped me get my project going again.
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Brenda February 14, 2017
· Knitting · In studio
Katy was very friendly, and so knowledgeable. The time flew by. She is very patient and thorough!

MarKay A.

Marietta, GA
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Donna Z.

Lynnwood, WA
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Sonya M.

Alpharetta, GA
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Let me help you turn your tee shirt collection into a memorable quilt! There are techniques to preserving your treasured tees as a keepsake quilt that you'll be proud to display on the bed or a wall. (Jump into it without careful prep, and your tee shirt quilt may end up a stretched out mess!) Let me help you make the design decisions, stabilize and stitch your quilt top--or, if you aren't too handy with a sewing machine--I can help you stitch your vision. There's a way to showcase the tee shirt graphics on the sleeves, small logos, autographs, kids drawings or even a memorable stain! If tees aren't your thing, but you want to hang onto memories from a loved one's clothing, I can help with that, too. Or fashion baby's outgrown wardrobe into a blanket or wall hanging.

I can help you piece the quilt (that's the top) and can give you advice about choosing a quilting method (how it is all stitched together). This is a great project for multiple family members, an activity for ...

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Chris P. July 19, 2018
· Sewing · In home
Markay is awesome. She really knows her stuff. It’s a pleasure to work with her!
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Sophie A. March 18, 2018
· Sewing · In home
MarKay is so knowledgable and warm. My daughter learned a ton!

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Lynnwood, WA
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I can teach you traditional quilting, paper piecing, applique, landscape or portrait quilting. Or we could do one of my original designs.

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Dolores June 30, 2018
· Sewing · In studio
Donna is a great sewing teacher! She worked with my 11-year-old and was patient, clear, and engaging. Being 11, my daughter was underprepared, but Donna had a project lined up for her. Donna taught skills she hadn’t learned or mastered like zippers, buttons, ironing, and fabric choice.

I highly recommend Donna. And will be taking lessons from her myself!
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Chetana June 17, 2018
· Sewing · In home
She had lot of techniques and ideas on how to accomplish various sewing objectives. She also was able to help me navigate the pattern to my coat which was extremely helpful. Together we made very good progress. I am very happy.
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Michele March 27, 2018
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Donna is great. She is very insightful, always helpful to offer new ideas for a challenge. She is kind and very easy to learn from.

About Sonya M.

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Alpharetta, GA
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I have been quilting for over 20 years. I absolutely love quilting and want to share quilting with all who are interested.
I have taught quilting to several individuals. I teach many styles: Piecing, Applique, Paper Piecing, Finishing the Quilt Sandwich, and Longarm quilting. I am interested in sharing this art with beginners as well as experienced quilters who want to learn a new skill.
Come join the quilting community! Let your inner creativity come out with fabric!

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Pam June 16, 2018
· Sewing · In home
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.
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Cassie June 15, 2018
· Sewing · In studio
We could. Ot ve more pleased with Mrs. SONYA! Me and my daughter signed up and attended her classes with ZERO sewing exp. Sonya was patient t, kind and very attentive. My daughter was never bored and is.still enrolled in classes.

5 stars for sure!!!!

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