Gina's Sewing Room

Gina's Sewing Room

5.0 (4)
1 hire on Lessons.com
1 employee

About this pro

appointment available for customers.

sewing machines available for training

I have over 30 years experience with tailoring from miltary to contract sewing and technical production sewing.

Teaching others who want to pursue this profession and knowing there is monies to be made from the sewing industry

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Credentials

Arlington, TX 76010
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4 Reviews

5.0

  • Velda Barnett

    She was extremely knowledgeable, very patient, and creative with her ideas.

  • Velda Barnett

    She explained so well, made sense, taught me tips and shortcuts I could use.

  • Velda Barnett

    Professionalism, patience, courtesy, willingness to help.

  • Velda Barnett

    She’s fabulous! Professional, patient, lots of added tips only a seasoned seamstress would know. I’m an intermediate skill level, and she excites me about my potential. I’m so glad I chose her......driving from Duncanville to Arlington is worth it, reasonably priced.



FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

Depends on the student's ability to learn, and the process is not complicated. Learning how to operate the sewing machine is key, whether its your own machine or another sewing machine will allow you to know how it operates.

Then learning the process of sewing straight stitches and having full control of the machine at your own pace.


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

Business owner with 30 years plus of sewing and tailoring experience. Trained by professional tailors and sewing machine operators. 

Industrial Sewing Machine- double needle, straight stitch

Blind-Hemmer- Bar Tacker-Blinder

Serger and more..........


Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

Lessons $90.00 Total of 3 hours

1 1/2 hour each lesson  $45.00 each lesson


How did you get started teaching?

Customers request.


What types of students have you worked with?

Beginners and Intermediates


Describe a recent event you are fond of.

Sewing for Cancer Patients


What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Find out how many years of experience do they have, do they like Alterations, Dressmaking, Crafts, Home Decor, or Production, Contract Sewing, this way you will know that they are qualified to teach you what you are willing to learn under their guidance and training experience. 


What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

After I learn can I make money from this profession?

Are jobs hard to find?

Who can I contact for sewing jobs?


Lessons offered