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Sonya M.

66 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
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Sonya M.

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You’ve come to the right place if you want to learn how to sew or enhance your sewing skills.

Do you need help in real time?

I provide sewing lessons for you online.

Level 1 Start: For someone new to Sewing, who has never sewn before nor used a sewing machine, your first lesson will be learning your sewing machine. Threading, bobbin, stitches, functions. You will also learn how to sew on scrap fabric. One hour.

Level 2 Start: A sewing beginner, someone who has sewn before but not much. If you already possess the skills and level one, then you start at level two. In this session you will learn to make a pillowcase or a tote bag. You will get more comfortable with the machine, controlling the speed, stitching within a seam allowance, and stitching a straight line. This could take 1 to 2 sewing hours.

Level 3 Start: Student possesses the abilities and skills in level one and two. At level three, you have already sewn something basic like a pillow, pillowcase or tote bag. At this ...

About Sonya

I have been sewing for over 30 years. I absolutely love sewing and want to share sewing with all who are interested. I have taught quilting, sewing clothing, sewing home decorating goods, and more. I am interested in sharing this art with beginners as well as experienced sewers who want to learn a n

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Jessica
Ms.Sonya is very patient and helpful. You can tell she is VERY experienced and knows what she is teaching. Great choice as an instructor. I am looking forward to continuing lessons with her.
Mia
Sonya is a super fun teacher and very knowledgeable. I always have a good time at her lessons and walk away with more sewing skills. She's definitely worth the time and money! I recommend her to anyone who is looking to learn more about sewing and wants to have a good time doing it!
Robin
Wow! Sonya worked with my daughter who has some special needs - and was just awesome. Patient, generous with praise, and good humored. In fact, my daughter had a very tough weekend, and she said this experience made all memories of her hard weekend disappear. I feel fortunate that we are working with her - a born teacher.
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Lily Q.

61 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Framed plaque from Department of Homeless Services, Catherine Street Shelter, NY, NY
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Lily Q.

61 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, who's very passionate about teaching Fashion and Embroidery. I'm always excited about helping students build skills gradually, from a complete Beginner, through Advanced levels. Also, I am one of the few teachers in the country who teac

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Mekana
Very knowledge and pleasant to learn from
Natasha A.
Very helpful! Walked us through every possibility and gave some great suggestions for us to try out!
Lisa
Lily is an awesome teacher. She has a great sense of humor, which really helps when I’m feeling frustrated with myself. I’m really slow and she’s incredibly patient. She’s very flexible too. I’m thoroughly enjoying my classes. I’ve been taking classes for about 11 weeks. It’s wonderful to have a total break from the world for an hour every week, and it helps to have homework too. I highly recommend Lily.
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Lisa C.

90 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • B.S. Music Education from TAMU - Commerce
  • Awarded Teacher of the Year from Terrell ISD
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Lisa C.

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I am a seamstress, costume designer, historical clothing expert and have worked in the film industry. I routinely perform costume repair work for theatrical companies, alterations for formal gowns and create/modify garments to use in film and living history events.
If you are a beginner or advanced I can teach you to get better, more consistent results from your sewing.

About Lisa

I have been a music teacher and private lesson instructor for the past 20 years. I have a bachelor of science degree in Music Education and hold a teaching certificate for all-level Music Education. In my private studio I have taught students from 3-70 and have enjoyed them all! In addition to te

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Amber
Lisa was wonderful. Very patient, detailed explanations, and went above and beyond. I’ve felt intimidated by sewing and even the process of setting up my machine but she was able to illuminate that process. This lesson was worth every penny and I’m looking forward to the next one.
Valeria
Paige K.
very friendly and knowledgable!
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Renee D.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $75
  • Speaks English
  • AA Fashion Design from FIDM
  • Teaching since 2013
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Renee D.

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*Learn basic through advanced sewing skills
*Boost individual design style
*Master sewing machine techniques
*Explore your creative spirit

Lessons are personalized with your choice of project and ability
Let me share my passion of sewing with you!

About Renee

I love to sew! and have great joy in teaching the craft. I have been sewing since I was 7 years old, taught by my Grandmother.  A FIDM alumni, I worked in the garment industry designing jr. dresses and as a pattern maker, as well as a costume stylist for 14 years in film‚ television, and commerc

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Debbie P.
Fantastic lesson! Renee is so knowledgeable and I loved my lesson!
Meredith L.
Renee is very knowledgeable and pleasant. I look forward to our next lesson.
Shatoya M.
Ms. Renee is very calm and patient with me. I can’t wait to continue more lessons with her
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Kelly N.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English
  • Costume Design & Technology (MFA) from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 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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Monica C.
Very helpful answered all my questions help me realize good patterns and bad patterns went above and beyond explaining and sharing resources excellent teacher would definitely recommend and would go to classes again
Justin
Kelly is great! Very knowledgeable and a lot of fun.
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.
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Dawn Z.

40 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2008
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Dawn Z.

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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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Laurie
SHE WAS GREAT! Dawn knows so much and help guide me in making a cute quilt for my son!
Winnie
Dawn is an awesome knitting teacher. She is patient, friendly, communicates well with my teenaged daughter. My daughter really enjoyed each lesson and learned a lot. Even though this is an online lesson, it really doesn't affect Dawn's teaching quality. I highly recommend Dawn to whoever is interested in learning how to knit.
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.

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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 Online Sewing Lessons

The average cost of 60-minute sewing lessons is $80. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $170 per hour.
30 min
$35 average
45 min
$37 average
60 min
$80 average

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

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

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"I think I'm getting it lol thanks again Sonya for a great lesson."
Carol
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Ms. Lily came to my house to give me my lesson and she came right on time. During my first lesson, I just learned the basics of threading the bobbin and the machine and I practiced how to do different stitches. She was very patient and helpful and is VERY knowledgeable of the sewing machine! I look forward to more lessons with her!"
Shantell
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"Hi Everyone! I went to Sabrina to learn some basic hemming and alteration techniques. But she was so great I decided to take a few more lessons to learn some construction techniques, as well and now I feel like I can make some basic clothes for myself. She was so great!"
Mandy
Took Sewing lessons from Sabrina Jacqui L.
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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 was having issues modifying patterns. Vena helped me understand how pattern making works and how to resolve my issues. She is knowledgeable and a natural teacher. What could have been complicated and difficult to learn was easy and straightforward. I highly recommend her as a teacher."
Kathy
Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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"Xclnt, easy to work with. Very fun experience, can't wait until the next lesson."
Derrick
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Very helpful and a joy to work with! I'm very excited about my upcoming classes for this new hobby!"
Stacia
Took Sewing lessons from Trivia D.
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"She is down to earth, knowledgeable, and tackled concerns I had with sewing a particular project. Will be paying for her services again very soon."
Latonya
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Avalon is a great teacher, my daughter didn't have any experience in sewing. She helped her make a simple skirt, avalon was very patient with her. I highly recommend avalon."
Laya
Took Sewing lessons from Avalon F.
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"An overall great experience. Avalon is extremely relatable and explains even the most tedious things extremely well. Can’t wait to take more classes with her! Will definitely be a regular."
Elisabet
Took Sewing lessons from Avalon F.
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Online Sewing Lessons

Online Sewing Classes

Sewing is one of the oldest textile arts, dating back to the Paleolithic era. It’s an art form that allows you to create masterpieces from pieces of fabric, using just a thread and needle.

Understanding how to sew can open up a world of opportunities. Maybe you are ready to design your own clothes from scratch. Or perhaps you need to start with some simple sewing tips for beginners. From repairing a rip in your favorite shirt to crafting your own designs, sewing is something that everyone should learn.

Whether you want to learn basic sewing sti

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tches or are eager to take your sewing skills to the next level, online sewing classes may be the right path for you. TakeLessons offers online sewing lessons for students of all ages and skill levels. With the help and guidance of our online tutors, you will become a whiz at the sewing machine in no time.

Why Take Virtual Sewing Lessons?

If you’ve looked into continuing your education lately, you’ve likely noticed the wealth of online classes available. From elementary-school instruction and college-level classes to tutoring sessions and extracurricular activities, it seems nearly every kind of learning opportunity is now available on an online platform.

Students and instructors alike are turning to virtual classrooms for a variety of reasons. Not only does remote learning provide you with the opportunity to learn wherever you want, but often, you can learn whenever you want. This flexibility makes it easier for students to fit learning into their busy schedules.

With our virtual sewing lessons here at TakeLessons, you have the freedom to learn on your watch. As long as you can assess the internet, you can connect with your tutor using your smartphone, laptop, or computer and web camera.

When choosing your sewing tutor, you can find one with a schedule that best aligns with yours. Whether you would like to take your sewing classes in the morning, middle of the day, or later in the evening, your tutor will accommodate your needs. You’ll soon find that our tutoring sessions are easy and convenient as ever.

Benefits of Online Sewing Lessons

When you sign up for our sewing lessons online, you will receive one-on-one coaching with a certified teacher. These private lessons mean you can learn at your own speed. Your private sewing tutor will assess your sewing skills, listen to your goals, and help you get to where you want to go. Because it’s just you and your instructor, you can spend as much time as you need asking questions and focusing on your specific needs.

Find an Online Sewing Tutor Today

At TakeLessons, we invite you to choose your private sewing tutor. Check out each one’s profile to get to know more about them. You can learn about their experience, read feedback from their students, and determine if your schedules align.

Sign up for sewing lessons online with us today, and you start tackling all your dream sewing projects in no time!

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