Laura Coia is the founder and celebrity host of the very successful and inspiring SewVeryEasy YouTube channel (youtube.com/sewveryeasy), founded in 2014. She has been awarded the Silver Creator Award by YouTube and an Ultimate Zoomer Award by ZoomerMedia Limited.
Laura is a freelance seamstress, educator, and registered professional with over 45 years of experience in teaching, quilting, tailoring, garment repairs, and garment construction. She teaches all aspects of sewing and quilting while motivating people to spend quality time in the sewing room. Laura has developed and shared many tips, techniques, and new ideas for the novice as well as the experienced sewist. Her videos and instructions are easy to follow, inspiring students to get their projects done.
Laura is also a published pattern designer and now the author of her first published book. She has written for various sewing and quilting magazines, holds seminars and workshops, and does trunk shows as well as speaking engagements.
Laura’s greatest joy is helping and encouraging others to enjoy what our foremothers have enjoyed for many, many years: sewing and quilting. She wants her students to take pride in their work—whether it’s perfect or not—and to let their creations bring them and those around them joy and happiness. If you watch her videos, you will see her relaxed “it’s all good” approach to quilting and sewing.