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Ken J.

Hyattsville, MD

$55/hour

Tutor by Nature

In-person lessons
20+ Hours
Background check passed as of 10/20/14
5.0 average from 17 ratings
One of the greatest teachers ever
— Tommy, Temple Hills, MD on 2/23/15

$55/Hour


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F.I.T. (Fashion Institute of Techonology, NY)
Custom Home furnishings - Interior Design
Other

Education

F.I.T. (Fashion Institute of Techonology, NY)

Custom Home furnishings - Interior Design (Other)

About Ken

Thank you for for reviewing my Wyzant profile; I am a seasoned sewing tutor with over 30 years of experience in the industry. I will teach you basic sewing from scratch utilizing all parts of your Industrial or home machine. You will be taught how to construct a garment from start to finish, using patterns, shears and pining methods.

I have taught numerous students one on one and in a class room environment; you will have a full understanding of basic sewing techniques upon completion of your tutoring. I've attended the Fashion Institute of Technology in NY and the Custom Home furnishing Academy of Charlotte NC.
Thank you for for reviewing my Wyzant profile; I am a seasoned sewing tutor with over 30 years of experience in the industry. I will teach you basic sewing from scratch utilizing all parts of your Industrial or home machine. You will be taught how to construct a garment from start to finish, using patterns, shears and pining methods.

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Policies
Cancellation
1 hour notice required

2 hour min billed at hourly rate.

Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Hyattsville, MD 20785
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"One of the greatest teachers ever"

- Tommy, Temple Hills, MD on 2/23/15

"Very knowledgeable instructor, patient and positive attitude."

- Melissa, Columbia, MD on 6/29/16

"I'm set!"

- Risa, Silver Spring, MD on 9/23/14

"Excellent!"

- Bill, Columbia, MD on 10/18/13

"No complaints!"

- Victoria, Bowie, MD on 7/17/13
Sports/Recreation:
Sewing

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Sewing

Seasoned sewing Instructor of over 30 years of experience; home taught in the early 1970's I began working in the garment production factories in the New York, New Jersey area; were I manufactured coats, blouses, skirts, slacks etc; I travel throughout the area with my clothing line performing fashion shows. In 1984 I attended Fashion Institute of Technology in NY and studied pattern making design; I also attended and taught at Custom Home Furnishing Academy in Charlotte NC since 2009.

F.I.T. (Fashion Institute of Techonology, NY)
Custom Home furnishings - Interior Design
Other

Education

F.I.T. (Fashion Institute of Techonology, NY)

Custom Home furnishings - Interior Design (Other)

One of the greatest teachers ever

I recently had my first session with Ken and I must say it went perfectly. He's extremely professional and he knows his craft inside and out. I am looking forward to learning all I can from him because with his help I will become the designer I know I can be.

— Tommy, Temple Hills, MD on 2/23/15

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $55.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

2 hour min billed at hourly rate.

Travel policy

Ken will travel within 20 miles of Hyattsville, MD 20785.