Beatrice Ugbolue
Highland Mills, NY
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Beatrice Ugbolue

Beatrice U.

Highland Mills, NY
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Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
I have over 20 years’ experience. I have been working for major fashion brands companies in NYC. I am experienced with working with beginners, intermediate and all levels. I am offering industry level sewing classes and pattern correcting and altering techniques that will cater to your needs. I will be able to teach foundation skills of how to operate a sewing machine, how to use a serger or how to use an industrial sewing machine. I will also teach how to hand sew, follow and understand a pattern and how to finish your work beautifully. I am also going to work with you on your own personal projects.
I teach hands on beginner’s patternmaking and sewing skills that you will need for garment production, arts and crafts and any project that involves sewing. For instance: I can help you make pillows, bags, aprons, stuffed toys and other household items. If you want to make clothing, I will guide you through using a published pattern.
I will work closely with you to make sure you understand the project and to make sure you properly construct a quality finished project.
I have been sewing since I was in 3rd grade and was making doll clothes for my Barbie dolls and clothes for myself by the time I was in 9th grade. I also used to work closely with a Tailor/dressmaker as an apprentice during my summer holidays in 10th grade.

Students are expected to provide all tools and materials.

Recommended duration is 2 hours.

I charge a different rate for in home private lessons

About Beatrice U.

I have over 20 years’ experience. I have been working for major fashion brands companies in NYC. I am experienced with working with beginners, intermediate and all levels. I am offering industry level sewing classes and pattern correcting and altering techniques that will cater to your needs. I will be able to teach foundation skills of how to operate a sewing machine, how to use a serger or how to use an industrial sewing machine. I will also teach how to hand sew, follow and understand a pattern and how to finish your work beautifully. I am also going to work with you on your own personal projects.
I teach hands on beginner’s patternmaking and sewing skills that you will need for garment production, arts and crafts and any project that involves sewing. For instance: I can help you make pillows, bags, aprons, stuffed toys and other household items. If you want to make clothing, I will guide you through using a published pattern.
I will work closely with you to make sure you understand the project and to make sure you properly construct a quality finished project.
I have been sewing since I was in 3rd grade and was making doll clothes for my Barbie dolls and clothes for myself by the time I was in 9th grade. I also used to work closely with a Tailor/dressmaker as an apprentice during my summer holidays in 10th grade.

Students are expected to provide all tools and materials.

Recommended duration is 2 hours.

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Kathleen
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Beatrice is a great teacher! She taught me how to thread a sewing machine and how to do a bobin. Next week I have a double lesson. I would recommend her to anyone who wants to learn how to sew.

Posted Oct 11, 2020
Esther Nam N.
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I loved the class, she was patient and professional.

Posted Feb 9, 2020
Olivia
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Beatrice was fantastic. I’d recommend her to anyone.

Posted Jun 1, 2018
Rose C.
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My daughter loved it!

Posted Sep 17, 2017
Kirstin
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Easy to follow, thorough, patient and making it interesting from the first steps

Posted Aug 31, 2017
Karon
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Beatrice is very nice, patient and makes me feel comfortable. She is very knowledgeable and willing to go slow to make sure I get it right. I'm very happy with Beatrice!

Posted Jun 4, 2017
Jennifer
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I recently took classes with Beatrice. I'm a beginner at this and very pleased with her knowledge, patience and passion for sewing. She always make sure you understand what your doing before your lesson ends. She's a great teacher and wonderful person. Her passion for it makes me look forward to my next lesson. I would definitely recommend to family and friends.

Posted Oct 17, 2016
Patricia T.
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It was my pleasure to have beatrice as a teacher she shared her knowledge,skills and understanding. Mrs. Beatrice was well organized she had material, patterns, all tools needed to get to work. She explained step by step and hands-on at my speed as a new sewing student. I look forward to telling my friends and family my experience i had with beatrice.

Posted Oct 16, 2016

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Experience

Sewing Teacher at New burgh Amory Saturday Mornings
Feb 2018 - Present

Newburgh Armory Unity Center

I Teach Grades 5 - 6 at the New Burgh Amory Every Saturday Morning.

ongoing work experience and over 15 + years of sewing and fitting experience
Aug 2000 - Present

Calvin Klein, GIII Apparel, Banana Republic etc

Education

Childrenswear Patternmaking Certificate
Sep 2013 - Dec 2013

Fashion Institute of Technology

AAS Fashion Design
Sep 2007 - Dec 2008

Parsons School For Design

Certifications

Childrenswear Patternmaking
Sep 2012

Fashion Institute of Technology

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