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Felicia A.

16 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Fashion Merchandising and Design from Chicago State University
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Felicia A.

16 Reviews
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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

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Tiffany
Love her!!!
Mandel
Very welcoming. Very patient. Answered all of my questions.
Kenya
Knowledgeable and patient teacher

Adeline H.

2 Reviews
Palatine, IL
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Adeline H.

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Sewing with me will not only teach you the basics but will help you delve into your creativity! Also, as someone with stress, I find sewing can help relieve some of it, and I can show you how to apply mindfulness techniques to make the most of your experience with sewing.

About Adeline

Hi! I grew up loving art, and then became interested in fashion and sewing during my teen years. After interning with a local Chicago designer I decided to go to university for apparel design. After graduating I had several jobs, one as a seamstress and most recently one at an embroidery shop where

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Angie C.
Adeline is a wonderful instructor! She is very patient and makes me feel at ease. I feel like I'm successfully learning and working toward my goal.
Beth A.
Adeline was punctual, friendly, and knowledgable. She communicated well and related to my 12 year old grandson. He enjoyed his kesson.
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Angela C.

13 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Dutch, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Angela C.

13 Reviews
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Private Sewing Teacher

I have been teaching small group classes of children between the ages of 5 and 13 since 2010. My favorite memory from my earliest class was when my 10 year old student went home and adjusted her mother's sewing machine to sew properly! I have taught classes from very basic sewing machine skills to machine quilting.

About Angela

I learned to crochet in grade school, taught myself to knit and learned to sew from my mother at a very early age. Teaching grade school children/students is my passion. I believe learning to knit and sew can help students learn a level of patience and persistence that will help them in their schoo

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Krista N.
Angela is a very knowledgeable instructor! She helped me come up with different ways to construct garments for my unique business and sped up my surging and sewing skills in just 5 lessons. She’s very patient and excellent at explaining things in depth and easy for a beginner to understand. I would definitely recommend Angela!
Rasha
Very lovely and welcoming teacher. She asked my daughter about her goal and worked with her patiently to achieve it. We might come back again next year.
Margie DeTour
Angela was patient and very helpful.
Can’t wait to learn more
What a wonderful experience. Thank You!!

Meet Online Sewing Teachers Serving Willowbrook, IL

Bridget C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Bridget C.

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Online Sewing Teacher

I teach basic to intermediate sewing and dressmaking skills. Skills I can teach you include:
•how to follow a commercial sewing pattern
•how to fit a garment using a toile
•seam and hem finishes
•zippers, plackets, and other closures
•how to use a sewing machine
•basic hand sewing skills

In short, I can help you begin making your own clothing! My specialty is costumes, but the basic skills are the same no matter what you’re sewing.

About Bridget

I have nearly two decades of experience with sewing and dressmaking. My areas of specialty are costuming both historical and cosplay, couture sewing and corsetry. Contact me and I can show some of the pieces in my portfolio.

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Trivia D.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Awarded The ugly sweater reward from Radi Thomas
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Trivia D.

4 Reviews
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Online Sewing Teacher

I've graduated from AIU University for Fashion Design and Marketing. I Design most of my on clothes when I can't found what I'm looking for in stores. I love sharing my creations with others. Ive taught students at my home one on one. I've taught at Joan's fabrics for a year. I've had classes as large as 15 students at one time. They where all beginers.

About Trivia

Hello future students! I'm a designer with a BA degree in Fashion. I've taught students at Joan's Fabric. I’ve also taught students in my home. I love Designing my own look! And i know you would too! Im looking foward to having you as my student. Thanks!

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Eva B.
Trivia is patient, kind, and encouraging. After this amazing first lesson I am super-excited to learn more. Thank You!!!
Joyce
Trevia, is a good teacher. I have enjoyed our classes
Jacquiline Mwandia
My first lesson was amazing. I learnt so much and Trivia is so knowledgeable. I cannot wait for next week.

Taryn H.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
  • BFA from The School of the Art Institute
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Taryn H.

6 Reviews
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Online Sewing Teacher

Experienced teacher of 20 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate/advanced sewing student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Not only will you be sewing in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of stitches, techniques and understanding patterns for individual garments...and you may also choose to learn how to repurpose the clothes you already have to make them fresh again. Let's get started! (And I recently created a how to make your own mask tutorial.)

About Taryn

Taryn studied fashion design and art therapy at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She worked for Anna Sui and milliner Tracy Watts. Taryn first started teaching sewing to displaced youth at Hollywood Arts 10+ years ago. She taught "R'ashion" (recycle fashion/sewing) at Environmental

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Zoe
My 17 yr-old daughter had a great time in her first lesson with Taryn! Great teacher!!
Jonathan H.
What a great teacher! Had a blast and learned a lot!

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Average Cost of Sewing Lessons in Willowbrook, IL

The average cost of 60-minute sewing lessons in Willowbrook is $63. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $176 per hour.
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$46 average
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$63 average

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"My 17 yr-old daughter had a great time in her first lesson with Taryn! Great teacher!!"
Zoe
Took Sewing lessons from Taryn H.
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"Great instructor!
Laura is patient and knowledgeable.I realy learned alot with her. As an confident beginner,I took a 2 days class.
She took her time to explain me some techniques such as sewing invisible zipper. Highly recommend Laura classes."
Sylvie
Took Sewing lessons from Laura P.
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"I am re-learning after many years. Renee is very patient and very informative. She really understands my needs and lets me work at my own pace. She arrived on time and brought materials for me to practice on. I highly recommend Renee for beginners or people wanting to get back into sewing."
Brenda
Took Sewing lessons from Renee D.
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"Vinita is a wonderful teacher with a lot of patience. She never rushes you to get through your project and is extremely knowledgeable in her craft. I highly recommend her as a sewing teacher."
Katrina
Took Sewing lessons from Vinita M.
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"Really enjoyed my lessons with Jessica. She is a very personable and gifted patient instructor. So I never felt intimidated learning how to sew since it was all new to me. Thank you Jessica."
Dinora
Took Sewing lessons from Jessica B.
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"She has a good attitude and had presentations Ready at the beginning of class to not waste any time which I really appreciated"
Sophia
Took Sewing lessons from Lily S.
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"She made me feel right at home, talked through every step in the sewing process, gave me pointers without taking over built my confidence while guiding me along the way"
Lisa
Took Sewing lessons from Teresa V.
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"Rosemary is a really good teacher and very patient. I am enjoying her classes. I’ve added more classes with her because I want to learn from her as much as I can. I totally recommend taking her classes."
Aurelie
Took Sewing lessons from Rosemary O.
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"Very professional, great teaching on machine , learned the basics to go on my own . Highly recommended."
Mike
Took Sewing lessons from Melissa Q.
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"Dawn was wonderful! She's an excellent teacher: knowledgeable, a clear and concise communicator, and a lovely person. I learned a lot and had a good time."
Cynthia
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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