Beginner to advanced online sewing classes for kids and adults where you'll learn to make something great

Online Sewing Classes

Online, interactive sewing classes taught by a professional seamstress and experienced teacher.

These sewing classes provide options for anyone who has never sewn before, and for those who want to advance their sewing skills. Learn how to make clothes and home decor, and specific techniques like hemming and installing zippers.

Where to Start

If you're completely new to sewing, or want a refresher, we have a variety of sewing classes for you to experience sewing. Start with Beginner Basics class or dive into the comprehensive Intro to Sewing Course. Then you'll be ready for more easy, beginner sewing classes to build a foundation of essential skills, or step up to the intermediate and advanced classes.

When You Want

Arrange online sewing classes when you want to learn to sew that's most convenient for you.



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Online Video Chat
Online Sewing Lessons
Sewing Class
Beginner Basics
Beginner Basics
Sewing Course
Intro to Sewing Course for Kids
Intro to Sewing Course for Kids
Sewing Class
Craft Projects
Craft Projects
Sewing Course
Intro to Sewing Course
Intro to Sewing Course
Sewing Class
How to Read a Pattern
How to Read a Pattern
Sewing Class
Hemming Techniques
Sewing Class - Hemming Techniques
Sewing Class
American Girl Doll Clothes
Sewing Class - American Girl Doll Clothing and Accessories
Sewing Class
Zipper Pouch
Sewing Class - Zipper Pouch
Sewing Class
Throw Pillow Cover
Sewing Class - Throw Pillow Cover
Sewing Class
Tote Bags
Sewing Class - Tote Bags
Gift Card
Gift Card
New to Sewing Classes

If you're completely new to sewing, or just want a refesher, start with any of these options to experience sewing and develop the skills you need to take on more projects.

Beginner Basics
Beginner Basics

A great introduction to basic sewing techniques and using a sewing machine.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Intro to Sewing Course for Kids

Everything your child needs to feel confident on a sewing machine and ready to take on more projects.
Duration: 6 Hours

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Intro to Sewing Course
Intro to Sewing Course

An in-depth series of classes for beginners to cover essential sewing techniques and using a sewing machine.
Duration: 9 Hours

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Craft Projects

Get creative and choose from a variety of fun crafting projects, including many that are made with handsewing techniques.
Duration: 2 Hours

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How to Read a Pattern

Learn everything that is involved with using vintage, modern and downloadable sewing patterns so you can feel confident creating new projects from patterns.
Duration: 2 Hours

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T-Shirt Upcycle to Shorts or Pillow

Learn how to turn a t-shirt into a custom throw pillow cover or a pair of lounge shorts.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Sewing Life Skills

Learn how to make common repairs and alterations to your clothes without using a sewing machine.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Sewing for Kids

Sewing camps, after-school programs, classes and personalized lessons tailored just for kids.

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Beginner Sewing Classes

If you've taken any of the New to Sewing classes, or you're comfortable using a sewing machine, then you're ready to learn how to create these easy, beginner sewing projects.

Throw Pillow Cover

Spice up any room or outdoor space in your home with a mix of designs and prints, or match a specific decor.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Elastic Waistband Skirt for Adults or Kids

An a-line, elastic waistband skirt, that's easy to make in sizes for kids or adults.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Zipper Pouch

Learn to create a custom, versatile zipper pouch at any size to store or carry anything you want.
Duration: 3 Hours

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Apron

Dress up any culinary occasion and master your grill in style with a custom apron.
Duration: 3 Hours

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Intermediate & Advanced Sewing Classes

You don't need a lot of sewing expereince to learn to make these projects.

The classes below are for the confident beginner, or anyone who already knows how to use a sewing machine, to learn more techniques and build their sewing skills.

Athletic Leggings & Shorts

For exercising, yoga, running, or other activities, learn to create your own pair of custom leggings or shorts.
Duration: 3 Hours

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Knit Pencil Skirt

An intro to sewing with knits using a classic design that's simple to make.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Skater Skirt

Versatile, ever-trendy, and flattering, learn to make a custom skater skirt to add to your wardrobe.
Duration: 3 Hours

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Knit Leggings

Learn to create your own pair of custom leggings to wear when you go out out or to exercise.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Shorts with Front-set Pockets

A relatively simple shorts pattern, that's cute, great for summer, and with a stylish retro feel.
Duration: 6 Hours

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American Girl Doll Clothes

Learn to make clothing and accessories for your 18" doll.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Baby Bodysuit

Learn to make your own custom baby bodysuit for your own baby or as a unique gift.
Duration: 3 Hours

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Pajama Pants or Shorts

Learn to make some comfy pajama pants or shorts and advance your sewing skills in the direction of making garments.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Baby/Toddler Leggings

An intro to sewing with knits, and you'll also leave with an adorable finished project at the end.
Duration: 3 Hours

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Tote Bags

A beginner class that builds on basic sewing techniques, sets the foundation for more advanced projects, and you create a cool tote bag.
Duration: 3 Hours

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Dog Collar and Leash

Show off your pup's unique style by learning to create a custom dog collar and leash.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Technical Series

Learn specific techniques that can be applied to any sewing project. These 2-hour sewing classes are perfect for anyone who want to get more into the fine details of garment making, or just learn very useful techniques.

Hemming

Learn different hemming techniques so you can modify and professionally finish your garments.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Zippers

Learn to be an ace at installing all kinds of different zippers for a wide range of sewing projects.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Seam Finishing Techniques

Learn how to finish your garments to give them that professional touch.
Duration: 2 Hours

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Personalized Lessons

Get a custom sewing program designed just for you that covers exactly what you want to learn.

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About the Instructor

Vanessa has over 18 years of experience teaching adults and children. In addition to offering sewing classes and lessons she is an instructor in the Fashion Design Program at Austin Community College. Previously, Vanessa was an instructor at The Stitch Lab where she taught intro and specialty sewing classes, gave private lessons, hosted parties, and ran summer camps. Beyond sewing she has taught art, yoga and English to children as young as two through high school-aged kids. She has taught adults and kids of all ages and enjoys seeing how everyone applies their newfound sewing skills to express themselves.

Vanessa is a full-time designer and seamstress working with clients on a wide variety of custom, small-scale manufacturing and consulting projects that keep her current with the latest sewing trends and technologies. She is also a machine service technician and has expert knowledge on a wide range of sewing machines that she shares with students on how to properly use and maintain their sewing machine.



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Custom Sewing Services

Custom Sewing

Any of the items made in our classes can also be made custom for you. We specialize in creating custom clothing, decor, stuff for pets, and more.

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512-630-2115





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