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Dawn Z.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Knitting from WEBS
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Dawn Z.

8 Reviews
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Learn to machine stitch (not machine emboidery) from an experienced sewing educator of more 15 years. Lessons are customized based on age and goals of the student.

Group lessons also available, please contact customer service to set up a group account. Group rates are $5 off individual rate for groups of 5 or less and $10 off groups of 10 (max 15).

About Dawn

High school librarian by day, crafter for life. I'm an award winning embroider, quilter and knitter. I advise a high school sewing club as well as volunteer with Days for Girls and church prayer shawl ministry. Please note, during the summers my schedule is more flexible when school is not in sessi

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Suellyn M.
I’m really enjoying my lessons with Dawn, she’s a great teacher and very patient with me. She explains things in an easy way to comprehend. Dawn is also very knowledgeable about teaching on Zoom and makes sure I can see what she’s explaining, switching camera views with ease. I’m so glad I signed up for these sewing lessons!
Elizabeth K.
I loved It and can’t wait to learn!
Donna
My first lesson was super exciting!! I have zero knowledge about sewing machines. Dawn went over the parts and was very patient with me. I’m really looking forward to learning how to master this new skill!!

Lisa T.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lisa T.

2 Reviews
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About Lisa

I am a lifelong sewist with experience in Quilting, Embroidery, Mending and many other textile techniques. I have been teaching sewing classes to adults and children for over 20 years at the beginner, intermediate and advanced levels.

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Sterling
Lisa has been such an awesome quilting teacher! I came in as a complete beginner and she has very patiently helped me gain more and more quilting skills and knowledge. She makes the lesson fun, interesting and I always leave excited to quilt. I would recommend her to anyone looking to quilt and sew-- adults and kids.
Katie
Lisa is a great teacher! I began the embroidery lessons with zero experience and after three lessons I feel like I have the basics down well enough to do several projects. Highly recommend.
Mia
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Vena H.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Vena H.

25 Reviews
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I am offering industry level patternmaking and sewing classes that cater to your needs. Whether you are a beginner who wants to start sewing or advanced level that you want to polish your skills or to start your clothing line, I can help you with all aspects of subjects that you want to learn. I teach hands-on patternmaking and sewing skills used in the industry and garment production know-how if you want to start your line. Classes include in-depth knowledge of fitting, garment construction, basic and advanced sewing, and production patternmaking. I help my students at different levels to achieve their goals.

About Vena

I am currently not available until end of April. Pls message me regarding the class schedule before you book the class. I'm a fashion designer and have been working in the fashion industry in NYC for more than 10 years with a fashion design degree from Parsons. I worked at companies such as DKN

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Cameron S.
Vena is an excellent instructor. She really takes her time to get to know her student and how she can help. Also, very knowledgeable about the business, definitely recommend her if you’re serious about getting into any sort of fashion.
Lyrana
Vena is helping me fix my sloper so that I can start drafting my own patterns. She's very experienced and I'll work with her again!
Carrie Linn M.
Vena was very knowledgeable in all of the areas of sewing I had questions in. She drew on her 15 years' professional experience to give me great pointers for the clothing line I am getting up and running; was patient, and fun! Thank you Vena!

Meet Online Sewing Teachers Serving Boston, MA

Betty E.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $105
  • Speaks english
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Betty E.

12 Reviews
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Online Sewing Teacher

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

Lorena G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $37
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Fashion Designer from Centro de Ingenieria textil
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Lorena G.

5 Reviews
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Online Sewing Teacher

Knowing the sewing machine, handle it to sew the clothes with the techniques.

About Lorena

I encourage adults, youth and kids to create fashion, learn to design, create their ideas and develop them from creative training. Generations inherited, since I was a little girl, more than 20 years as a job, long experience doing what I love most... Creating fashion but the best and important it

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Summer, Luna, and Maja M.
Lorena is absolutely amazing. My girls just had their first lesson with her yesterday and they really enjoyed her class. They already are excited about having their next lesson!
Hawa B.
I loved how she was soo detailed with it. And it wasn’t rushed she took her time to explain everything. If I was ever lost she would guide and I appreciate it.
Albertina
I really enjoy taking lessons with Lorena , she is a good teacher very professional and knows a lot about sewing. I made a skit from scratch and I enjoy every step, I will recommend her as a teacher for anyone how is serious about sewing.

Diana B.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Español, English
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Diana B.

2 Reviews
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Online Sewing Teacher

Tired of paying for alterations? Interested in giving your wardrobe a DIY makeover? Whatever your needs, my classes cater to your goals.

I learned to sew in a high school Costume Design class when I was 15 and I haven't stopped since. In 2013, I received a Bachelor's Degree in Fashion Design after which I started a cottage business making women's clothing and accessories.

My skills are specific to pattern-making, machine sewing, hand sewing, basic alterations, and how to start a fashion business.

I believe that with a strong sewing foundation you will find endless capabilities.

My classes are offered to children to adults, all ages welcome! I look forward to hearing about your sewing goals!

About Diana

Hello! My name's Diana, I'm a Miami native with a passion for sewing and design. As a kid I spent most of my time playing dress up, raiding friends' closets and constantly coordinating mine. I love clothes, fabrics and textures. When I started sewing at 15, nothing beat the rush and sense of ac

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Faizah A.
This is my first lesson. Diana was very kind and patient. And good at giving instructions. Which was very important since our lessons are online.
Tatiana A.
Diana is great. I’m delighted.
Very sweet, patient and excellent teacher.

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Average Cost of Sewing Lessons in Boston, MA

The average cost of 60-minute sewing lessons in Boston 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 $100 per hour.
30 min
$33 average
45 min
$43 average
60 min
$68 average

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"A great first lesson. Sonya is so prepared to teach on any machine. She is very calm, clear and encouraging and obviously enjoys teaching others. I am very much looking forward to working with her going forward."
Joan
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"I took lessons from Sabrina in order to enhance my basic pattern skills. She was really fun and made it easy to learn!"
Christina
Took Sewing lessons from Sabrina Jacqui L.
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"My lessons were based on altering a tunic top for a custom fit. Jessica, is a pro! I learned so much from her instruction that I will continue to take classes for other sewing projects."
Sandi
Took Sewing lessons from Jessica B.
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"I met Lily Quain recently and was very pleased with her way of teaching. She is patient, very considerate and will share with her students a wealth of information. She will not fail in teaching all she can!"
Diana Ortiz
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"Lily is an excellent sewing teacher and is always available with helpful suggestions. Her classes build confidence in beginning sewers in a pleasant atmosphere. I learned a lot about sewing with her."
Jan Baker
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"So fun and easy! Mya taught me all of the basics and let me practice simple skills to get me started. I brought my own machine but she provided sample fabric to practice on. Lots of hands-on doing. She also has a nice folder with everything you you cover in the lesson so you can remember when you get home. Definitely going back."
Katarina Gray
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Had my first lesson today and Vena showed me many tips on how to lay out the pattern properly on the fabric and reviewed what the pattern symbols mean. I learned things I never knew and, as we went along, she gave me the reasons why things are done a certain way which is good so it'll make sense and I won't be as likely to forget them. I'm very happy and can't wait for Lesson 2."
Nina
Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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"I had a very positive first experience with sewing lessons and am very excited to continue learning from Dawn. She’s extremely knowledgeable and very friendly!"
Lauren
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"Lots of fun and learned so
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Melinda
Took Sewing lessons from Betty E.
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"Great Lesson! So patient and informative"
Cynfi Shaw
Took Sewing lessons from Anne-Louise M.
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