Katie Scott

Katie Scott

I was pretty intimidated by my sewing machine but Jesy was a wonderful teacher who explained things at my level and was patient with my questions. I had a great time and am looking forward to taking more classes! I

Susan Helton Plake

Susan Helton Plake

Just finished a private lesson with Jesy. We had a great time and I learned so much. She helped me to get over my serger fear and helped me alter a pattern that I’ve been struggling with. She has so

Brad McFarland

Brad McFarland

Extremely impressed and sincerely greatful! When my father passed away in 2013 I promissed myself to return his ashes to Scotland. This past June I was finally able to fulfil the pledge. I organized a traditional Scottish memorial service on

Erin O’Mara

Erin O’Mara

About three and a half years ago (2012), I decided to dust off my Aunt’s old sewing machine and learn to sew. I set up a private lesson with Jesy when she was at Sew Dayton and it was one

Jessica Dobbs

Jessica Dobbs

I have taken several group and private sewing lessons with Jesy including machine basics, alterations, dress making, and hand embroidery. Each time I complete a lesson I leave feeling confident, encouraged, and full of excitement for all that I can

Crissy Lauterbach

Crissy Lauterbach

Jesy is a patient and kind sewing teacher. She was able to break down the process of sewing scarves for my 9-year-old stepdaughter and not only explained how to sew, but lead us through each step. Jesy will show you

Eliza Lemmenes

Eliza Lemmenes

I moved to Dayton in August of 2014 and immediately started taking lessons at Sew Dayton. Since then I have taken several private lessons with Jesy. My favorite would have to be the tank top dress she helped me make.

Danielle D’Eramo

Danielle D’Eramo

I took a private class with Jesy on turning big bulky t-shirts into custom fit tee’s. It was so much fun using their awesome new machines that sew and trim in one step! Jesy is a great teacher with a

Sarah Babcock

Sarah Babcock

I have taken several classes with Jesy and each time she has helped me sew something beautiful. She is so patient and encouraging during each step of the process. Her knowledge is real world, you can tell she LOVES what

Lauren White

Lauren White

When my grandmother passed I found a sewing machine still in the box, never used. I’ve always sewn by hand so I thought it would be cool to try to use the machine. I tried YouTube first, but it was

Amy Kollar Anderson

I used to play around with my Grandmother’s sewing machine when I was young, but I had no formal training. I decided to take a private lesson with Jesy instead of a class, because there were specific techniques that I