Founder and Director Rebecca has been sewing and teaching sewing for many, many years. She has a BA in Art from Tufts University and the Boston Museum School, MBA from Simmons School of Management and was a resident artist and craftsperson at Emerson Umbrella in Concord, MA.

 

Supervisory Sewing Instructor Sharon is a graduate of The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM) Los Angeles, CA and has spent many years as a stylist with Hollywood movie & T.V. studios. Today she designs costumes for local black box theater productions as well as custom wedding gowns & clothing. Sharon gets her inspiration through the beauty of travel and enjoys sharing her creativity & experience through teaching.  Sharon teaches kids, teens and adults with skill and humor.

 

IMG_7242 SAM jpgSewing Instructor Samantha is well-known locally for her meticulous, hand-sewn Revolutionary Re-enactment garments. “Sam” grew up in South Acton, learning to sew & hand-embroider at an early age. While Sam’s former professional background was in civil engineering design and surveying, today her design challenges center around construction of period garments sewn completely by hand. Sam is very creative, enjoys people and is excited to be teaching sewing with us.

 

Karen headshot IMG_7606Sewing Instructor Karen loves to sew and has been sewing for most of her life.  Karen is great with kids and loves to teach children and teens how to sew!

 

Sewing Instructor  Susanne has been sewing quilts for 25 years and garments for 45 years! She is a great sewing teacher with a keen eye for detail! Susanne has taught at Create!® Sewing Studio for many years.

BrendaGcrpped2Sewing Instructor Brenda has sewn for many years and run marathons at Disney World in costumes she creates!

 

 

JenheadshotSewing Instructor Jen has many years of sewing experience, most recently making elaborate theater costumes, plus a line of fantastic hats made from fleece.

 

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Sewing Instructor Pam is a fabulous sewing instructor and loves working with children on their projects.

 

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Sewing Instructor Denise teaches elementary school when she is not here helping teach the kids.

 

 

 

 

 

Testimonials

Thank you for the fantastic birthday party & balloons. We all had so much fun!  — M. M.

Rebecca, you are a great teacher. This is obviously your passion. — C.F.

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!  — A.G.

Thank you for a great birthday party! The girls had a lot of fun.” — M. D.

Thank you for taking me on as one of your students. How delighted I am to finally be learning to sew…your patience & thoughtfulness, along with your knowledge & skill, make for a solid experience. — P. P.

Thank you for getting me started! I’m loving my machine now… — J. F.

Thank you so much for teaching my daughter to sew! I know I wouldn’t have the patience. She has really enjoyed her lessons & I love that she has a life-long skill. — A. G.

 I had so much fun today, and you’re a great teacher! —  L. C.

My daughter had a great time.  I must compliment you on such an organized & professional business.  We love going there & have recommended you to many others.  —   M.W.

 [My daughter] is so proud of herself & brought all her projects on vacation so she could show what she made. She keeps asking people if they need buttons sewn on so she can do it for them. —  Robyn S.

[My daughter] had such a great time and made so many wonderful items [at Summer Sew Fun 4 Kids™].  Thank you so much!  —  M. B. 

It was such a wonderful experience learning to sew at your studio this week. [We] had a fabulous time. Thank you! Lisa S.  P.S. I saw the photos of us that you posted on Facebook –  they are so cute!