Ruth Grey Respert

Area of instruction at CPCC: Sewing

About me:
I have been sewing for 44 years and have been teaching full time for the past six years.  My sewing and teaching style is a low-pressure, relaxed, unhurried, step-by-step hands-on approach. I have found sewing to be a creative outlet to de-stress and relax. Sewing helps build self-esteem and generates creativity.

Career accomplishments:

  • How to Take Your Hobby and Make It Your Business class
  • Home Sewer Association - teaching certification

Experience in your field:

  • Sewing and creating biblical costumes for church pageants
  • Started Ruth’s Sewing Academy
  • I have been sewing for forty-four years and have been teaching full time for the past six years