About Maaike Andriessen:
Maaike Andriessen is the passionate founder of the Dressmakers Academy which she founded in 2018.
Based in the ancient Belltower of Edam, she teaches students sewing classes and is specialized in couture sewing techniques.
20 years ago she graduated as a dressmaker and worked in several bridal boutiques. She runs her own workshop and works on assignments for private clients and designers in the field of couture. Currently, she is working on a book about couture sewing techniques.