Sewing Lessons in Wauconda. Amazing Teachers.

Flexible & affordable sewing lessons. In person or online.

“Today is my opportunity to practice sewing.”

Popular Sewing Teachers in Wauconda, IL

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Kelly N.

8 Reviews
Round Lake, IL
Starting at $17
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Kelly N.

8 Reviews
Book Now
Private Sewing Teacher

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 co

Recent Reviews
Susan R.
Kelly was great to work with...she gave several suggestions to help me with some fitting problems I was having....great source of information!!
Sasha B.
Kelly is amazing! One of the kindest and sweetest teachers you could ask for! I highly recommend her to anyone who wants to learn how to sew or grow their skills!!!!!
Morgan
Fantastic instructor! I didn’t know how it was going to work online but Kelly does a great job.

Rosemary O.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Awarded Outstanding Business from Etisalat, Nigeria.
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile

Rosemary O.

10 Reviews
Book Now
Private Sewing Teacher

Make your clothes within 2 weeks of our classes. My goal is to bring out the best in my student and inspire them for greater heights.

About Rosemary

I am a Creative Director and one thing I love to do is to teach sewing lessons. I'm a creative person, flexible and fun loving. I pay attention to details, impacting the lives of my students is part of me. Connect with me today and have fun while you learn.

Recent Reviews
Chad G.
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.
Mercy
was nice, free and fun. she was also friendly.
Pathenia
I am truly enjoying learning how to sew with Rosemary as my teacher. So far, I have seen a blouse and a skirt that I need to add finishing touches on. I am going to sign up for more lessons. I want to perfect the art of sewing.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Brandy G.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Fashion design and Fiber/textile arts from Maryland Institute College of Art
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Brandy G.

1 Review
Book Now
Private Sewing Teacher

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, Patternmaki

Recent Reviews
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

Meet Online Sewing Teachers Serving Wauconda, IL

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Felicia A.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Fashion Merchandising and Design from Chicago State University
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Felicia A.

23 Reviews
Book Now
Online Sewing Teacher

As a sewing instructor, I aim to give beginner and intermediate students the time, attention, and encouragement needed to complete their projects so that they have the best experience possible. My goal is to teach you at your individual pace and level so you are comfortable with your sewing materials and equipment. You will be introduced to the sewing supplies needed at your instructional level such as commercial patterns, sewing kits, sewing machines, and more.

Online students receive a introductory call to discuss project goals and materials needed prior to class.

Look forward to creating with you all!

About Felicia

I learned to sew in Vacation Bible School at my church when I was in 7th grade. I made my first pair of overalls and was on top of the world. That began my love of sewing and all things crafty. Today I love working as a special education teacher. But my first love is teaching beginner and intermed

Recent Reviews
Dana L.
She was comfortable to work with and patient with me as a beginner. She listened to me and wanted to know what my goals were and she has an open door policy meaning I could text or email my questions and she would respond .
Regina
Very patient and helpful. Pleasant attitude.
Regina
Instructor is very patient and explain in details.

Jean E.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 10 to 75
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Jean E.

Book Now
Online Sewing Teacher

Hello!
When you see items do you say " I can make that!" ? Well let me show you how!
I have over 40 years of experience in dressmaking and alterations. I can teach you how to make items from scratch or modernize thrift store finds. I can teach beginners as well as advanced skilled students. I also have experience with students from the age of 8 to almost 50. Let's get together and make your dreams reality.

About Jean

Hello! I have been sewing for over 40 years. I have had my own sewing business for over 20 years. The most rewarding position I have held was in the costume shop for the theater of our local college. I have also worked in a bridal shop. I love creating/altering garments for hard to fit customers. I

Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Annelouise M.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Fashion and Retail Studies from Ohio State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Annelouise M.

12 Reviews
Book Now
Online Sewing Teacher

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 Annelouise

I have been sewing ever since my wonderful Auntie Anne lent me her manual sewing machine one summer. I caught the sewing bug and followed my passion all the way to Ohio State University. Since then, I sew clothes for myself, clients and even have an online store where I custom design clothes. A

Recent Reviews
Hannah A.
Zaria
Annelouise was so informative and patient. She was inspiring and my daughter is so excited about what is is learning and how she can use it to create. Signing up for 5 more!
Tyler &.
My daughters enjoyed her lessons and she was very patient and interactive with them

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

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

Online Lessons

Is your dream sewing teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

Average Cost of Sewing Lessons in Wauconda, IL

The average cost of 60-minute sewing lessons in Wauconda is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $118 per hour.
30 min
$31 average
45 min
$39 average
60 min
$68 average

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect sewing teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each sewing lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Sewing Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_99742_pi_252
"Lily has a lot of patience, and great knowledge to pass on to her students, I really enjoyed her classes"
Esti Grifel
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
Profile_128474_pi_SonyaSelfie1
"She is very knowledgeable and professional."
Elsa
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
Profile_91539_pi_carepic
"Very welcoming. Very patient. Answered all of my questions."
Mandel
Took Sewing lessons from Felicia A.
Profile_242680_pi_60a570ef91069407a8b999a76c311a1fe92f184b
"Absolutely FANTASTIC!!!! Very knowledgeable and caring! I am so happy! I’m buying a lot more lessons! Hassan is the best!!!!"
Catherine
Took Sewing lessons from Hasaan R.
Profile_65985_pi_255170_1370890567640_1693043916_594462_4835315_n
"Very good experience."
Nora
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
Profile_248432_pi_f326aa149643ae35e4cfc824577d59c453176d5e
"She’s a great teacher and has been helping me so much"
Darylondra Thompson
Took Sewing lessons from Annelouise M.
Profile_31302_pi_FACEBOOK%20PIC%202
"She was wonderful, funny and made the lesson very enjoyable !"
Robin
Took Sewing lessons from Betty E.
Profile_99742_pi_252
"Very nice and explains everything very patient. Also very smart"
Geraldine
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
Profile_128474_pi_SonyaSelfie1
"very good lesson today Thanks Sonya"
Carol
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
Profile_65985_pi_255170_1370890567640_1693043916_594462_4835315_n
"I loved my first lesson with Mya. I feel confident to use my machine now as I was a total beginner. I feel like I accomplished so much in our first lesson, and we are going to make a copy of my favorite pair of lounge pants at our next lesson. Mya is patient and relaxed and I really enjoyed our time together."
Tracy
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
View More
View Less

Popular Sewing Articles from our Blog

How to Hem Jeans by Hand or Sewing Machine Step by Step [Infographic]

Looking for advice on hemming jeans? Finding a pair of jeans that fits just right can be a challenge. Sometimes, in order to get the perfect fit, you have to go to a tailor and if you have multiple pairs of jeans, alteration fees can add up! Wearing jeans that are too long or too short is always uncomfortable, and oftentimes unflattering. But there are many easy ways to hem jeans to get the look you desire and in this blog post, we'll share a few of them. Whether you're taking sewing less …

By Maile Proctor

Sewing a Patchwork Quilt: A Project You Can Start Today

You may have rolled your eyes as soon as you saw this title of this post because it is 2021 and sewing a patchwork quilt is not even on your radar. You may also have immediately relegated this project to your retirement years, when you imagine that you will have endless amounts of time to learn to make a quilt. I bet if there was a fun video on a certain app about a patchwork quilt making challenge, you would have watched it and maybe even attempted it. I will do my best to make this project as …

By Annelouise Bonsalles

10 Fun, Festive Holiday Sewing Projects

  As the holiday season approaches, these holiday sewing projects will help you get into the spirit! So whether you're looking for some festive holiday decor or some DIY gift ideas, make sure to bookmark these fun, festive holiday sewing projects... Craft Sewing Projects   Lovely Scissor Holder   There’s no point in starting your holiday sewing projects without an organized sewing kit. Otherwise, you’ll never be able to find what you need. This DIY scissor holder wi …

By Maile Proctor