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Create! Sewing Instructors

We are now scheduling both in-person and virtual Sewing Lessons! For more information, please go to Class Descriptions: https://createsew.com/sew/class-descriptions/. –Becca

Click on the link to see Acton TV video!  Interview with Rebecca Szetela, Create! Sewing Studio 

Owner-Instructor Rebecca Szetela earned her BA in Art History/Studio Art from Tufts University/Boston Museum School & her MBA from Simmons School of Management with post-graduate studies in entrepreneurship. Before opening Create! Sewing Studio, Rebecca ran a successful graphic design business for over 20 years as well as a resident artist at the Emerson Umbrella Center for the Arts in Concord, MA. Rebecca has been teaching sewing in Acton for over 15 years. “Our mission is to encourage creativity in children, teens & adults through the medium of sewing.” –Rebecca


Senior Sewing Instructor-Supervisor Ruth has been sewing for many years. Ruth is a very talented quilting and garment sewing instructor. Ruth also is an Instructor Supervisor and Mentor. Ruth’s former work was as a special needs teacher in the public school system and she carries that sensitivity to children into her teaching at Create! Sewing Studio.

Senior Sewing Instructor Jen has been teaching sewing with us for many years. Jen loves working with all ages and when she is not teaching with us, she is running her Etsy shop making adorable and unusual Christmas ornaments!

Sewing Instructor Ashley is a fashion major at the Lasell University School of Fashion, Newton, MA and has been sewing and creating garments from a young age. She loves teaching sewing with us as much as she loves designing and sewing her fashion garments.

Sewing Instructor Anastasia is enthusiastic about teaching sewing! She loves fashion and garment construction, is an adept sewist of many of her own garments and her dream is to attend Fashion School in the near future.