Sewing Instructor Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
Professional Summary
Creative Costume Designer with strong background in alterations, garment fittings, and fashion design. Detail-oriented and dedicated to meet customer expectations.

Fashion Sketching

Technical Design


Flat Patternmaking

Sewing/Garment Construction

Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Excellent language skills in written and spoken English and Russian

Excellent time management skills

Well organized and prompt

Quick and determined learner

Excels in working in team situations and capable of working independently 

Dedicated and results oriented 

Desire to gain experience through the workplace

Work History
Sewing Instructor , 08/2003 to 04/2010
Jo-Ann FabricsApple Valley, MN,

Conducts sewing and design classes for students of different sections

Teach students on how to produce fashionable garments for every occasion

Responsible for teaching students to access sewing machines

Conducts lectures on colors, hand stitching, texture and fabrics

Plans lessons on creative designing of clothes with fine color combination

Monitors students individually and record the performance of the students

Fashion Coordinator, 08/2003 to 04/2010
Fenix Parts IncQueensbury, NY,

Coordinate with models and choreographers to finalize the sequence of entry and exit of each model on the runway

Communicate with the technicians to arrange for music systems, mikes, lights, cameras, projectors, etc., necessary to record the event

Make certain the stage is decorated and set up as per the directions of the art director.

Ensure the audiences or the models do not experience inconvenience due to stage decor

Arrange for dressing rooms for the models.

Provide sufficient security to ensure no unauthorized person enters the dressing rooms

Oversee the marketing of the fashion label and the promotion of the fashion show

Sales Associate , 05/2010 to 11/2011
Incity Clothing StoreCity, STATE,

Assist shoppers locate the products and goods they desire

Perform cash processing and card payments

Stock shelves with goods

Answer questions from shoppers

Guide and give advice to customers on product selection

Deal with customer refunds

Attach price tags to merchandise

Look out for shoplifters

Receive and store stock

Associate of Arts: Fashion Design, Expected in Current
Houston Community College - Houston, Texas
Certificate of Complition: Fashion Design, Expected in 2003
Artitude Sewing School - Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia

BBA: Business Administration, Expected in 2009
Russian State Trade and Economic University - Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia
  • Won 1st place in Flash and Trash Competition at Houston Community College
  • Modeled during several fashion shows

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School Attended
  • Houston Community College
  • Artitude Sewing School
  • Russian State Trade and Economic University
Job Titles Held:
  • Sewing Instructor
  • Fashion Coordinator
  • Sales Associate
  • Associate of Arts
  • Certificate of Complition
  • BBA