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Kelly N.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Kelly N.

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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 com

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Nicole G.
Kelly did a great job showing me how to thread a sewing machine and load a bobbin, and get started on my first project. She has excellent cameras to show you close ups of her machine and to demonstrate what she is doing.
Regina
Kelly was well prepared and offered good advice on what materials I should get and what to expect in my next class. I can’t wait to get started on my first project.
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!!
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Lily Q.

58 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks English
  • BS in Physics, MBA. & AAS in Fashion Design and Merchandising from Univ. of Ghana, Baruch College, Katharine Gibbs school.
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lily Q.

58 Reviews
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Beginner-You will learn basic skills of hand and machine stitching, seams, darts, pleats, zippers, pouch, tote bag and build many more samples into a scrapbook.

Intermediate- Fabric dimension and behavior, cutting skills, bias binding, various necklines and making a skirt or blouse. Learn to make garment with commercial pattern.

Advanced-Make dress, skirt, pants or blouse with lining.

Note: Although students learn at different rates, the above results are expected, if taking lessons 2hours a week, for 5weeks for all levels.

About Lily

I am a fashion designer/instructor and former social worker. I am very patient with students and passionate about sewing. I get excited watching students build skills gradually from basic through advanced level techniques. Also, I am one of the few teachers in the country who teaches the exclus

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Peggy
I am a true novice. Lily was perfect for me. Her instructions were very clear and she showed me how to figure out the very basics of sewing and when my stitch wasn't right she figured it out and had me correct things on my machine that weren't set right. Loved her!
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Jennifer
Knowledgeable and explains things well. I would definitely take lessons from her again. Thank you!!
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Brandy G.

2 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Brandy G.

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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, Patternmakin

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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
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Felicia A.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Felicia A.

25 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 intermedi

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Rachael
Felicia was very helpful in explaining things to me. She is helping me with my projects, answers my questions, and is going to mail materials to me. She has very good input for my projects
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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 .
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Dawn Z.

37 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
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Dawn Z.

37 Reviews
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Learn to machine stitch (not machine embroidery) from an experienced sewing educator. Lessons are customized based on age and goals of the student.

Group pricing available, please contact customer service for more details on how to set up group lessons.

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 sessio

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Cheryl
I have been taking quilting lessons from Dawn for many months now and I have found her to be a kind, patient and compassionate teacher. She is so helpful between lessons with questions and has videos to help. Being an older student with medical issues comes with challenges but she faces them with grace and compassion.
Maahalakshmi V.
It was great
Roanna (12) and Ellen (11) B.
Our first lesson with Dawn was great. She is patient and very thorough, and covers a lot of ground in a short amount of time. An amazing value, and superb teacher!
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Tracy B.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks French
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Tracy B.

10 Reviews
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I specialize in teaching young students, typically 8 years and up. I am extremely patient and positive with beginners. I also enjoy the challenge of helping more experienced students bring their own creations to life. Lately, I've had several male students making and altering shirts.

I've been sewing as long as I can remember and have been teaching since 2009.

About Tracy

I teach beginning, intermediate and advanced sewing. I have been sewing since before I can remember, for over 40 years. I teach sewing after school for several local private schools and privately at home for 10 years. I also teach for the City at the Cultural Arts Center. I have been fingerprinte

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Katrina G.
Great person. Smart and funny. And really patient.
Michelle
She was very sweet and patient
Joseph S.
I couldn’t be happier

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Average Cost of Sewing Lessons in Olney, MD

The average cost of 60-minute sewing lessons in Olney is $60. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $95 per hour.
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$41 average
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"Lilly is a excellent teacher. She takes her time showing you the stitches and how to thread your machine. She encourages you to keep trying because you will learn something that you can use for a lifetimes. And most importantly once you make your first garment you will want to continue to make more of your outfits."
C. Boyd
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"I had my first lesson with Sarah. She is teaching me embroidery. She is very skilled, and very patient. I found her to be a delight to work with. I am looking forward to my next lesson"
Sandy
Took Sewing lessons from Sarah L.
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"Ms. Renee is very calm and patient with me. I can’t wait to continue more lessons with her"
Shatoya
Took Sewing lessons from Renee D.
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"She was very sweet and patient"
Michelle
Took Sewing lessons from Tracy B.
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"My first experience was very pleasant! Mya is a very knowledgeable, caring instructor. She showed me parts on my own machine (per my request) that I wasn't aware of and/or I was not using properly.

I had already signed up for 5 classes, however, I already know I would definitely continue if I needed more instruction. Thanks so much for this service!"
Joan
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"She’s a great teacher and has been helping me so much"
Darylondra Thompson
Took Sewing lessons from Annelouise M.
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"SHe was absolutely the best! Kind and patient and definitely went above an beyond the call of duty!"
Melissa
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"Lily was friendly, patient, enthusiastic, and a joy to learn with!"
Joshua
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"Lisa was great! She is very kind and knowledgeable of the Machine. She made it fun while teaching me how to learn the machine. Thanks"
Luenett McElroy
Took Sewing lessons from Lisa C.
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"Felicia teaches very well she is very very explanatory and patient to teach you to your understanding I Am giving her Five stars."
Olabisi
Took Sewing lessons from Felicia A.
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