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Private Lesson with Ryliss in your homeX

Ryliss Bod will travel to your home, within 35 miles from Tacoma, for a private 2 hour lesson.  Email Ryliss at to discuss a date and time.

The date and time on this class listing may be changed to fit both of our schedules.
Skill Level:
Skill Details:
Beginner to advanced
Have your own machine, pattern, fabric and sewing tools.
Instructor Name:
Ryliss Bod
Instructor Bio:
Ryliss Bod is the Founder and Director of the Sewing & Design School and has extensive experience teaching Fashion Construction and Design at a Washington State Technical College. She instructed courses for both continuing education and career training in all levels of sewing construction, home d?cor construction, fashion accessory construction, fashion design, fitting & pattern alterations, pattern-making, textiles, history of fashion and quilting.

She received her teaching degree in K-12 grades and studied art, clothing and textiles at Central Washington University, pattern-making and CAD at Gerber Technology, fashion design at the Paris Fashion Institute, pattern-making and construction techniques with Kenneth D. King and countless others.

Throughout her career she developed workshops and fashion shows, hired instructors and conducted fashion and fabric shopping field trips to Portland, San Francisco and New York. Ryliss has been a Contributing Editor at Sew News Magazine, Threads Magazine, judge for the 2014 RAGS Benefit, Make it With Wool and the Washington State 4-H Dress Revue and host of Instagram's Sew Photo Challenge #sewApril2017, #sewapril2018. and #sewapril2019 and 2020's host of the International #MadewithWoolContest. She is Washington state's Central West District Director for the Make it with Wool Contest 2018 to present. She may be contacted at

Private Lesson with Ryliss in your homeX

$ 200.00