I’m sad to announce that after five years, I have to stop teaching, at least for now. I’m having severe health issues and have been unable to find a doctor to take on my case. When things change and I’m able to teach sewing classes again, I’ll post a notice here.
In the meantime, please enjoy our multitude of sewing articles! If you’re looking for beginner-friendly help, check out the how-to guides in Sewing Basics. More advanced specialized techniques can be found under Tutorials.
For a glimpse into the creative process, take a look at my Sewing Diaries. Many are for historical costuming, but there’s also home decor and crafts, modern garments, and even a few doll costumes! You might also enjoy the Articles I’ve written on a variety of topics related to sewing and costuming.
If you’re looking for sewing supplies or books, browse our Notions Shop, courtesy of Amazon.com.
There’s also my blog (below), where you’ll find sewing hints and tips, book reviews, studies of antique fashion plates, and commentaries on sewing, fashion, and historical costuming.
I will strive to keep this site updated occasionally with new content, as my health permits, so check back once in awhile!