Sewing For The Home
1807 Emmet Street N.
Charlottesville, VA 22901
Ph: (434) 806-8452
Janina Painter is the owner and textile technician for
Sewing For The Home. Janina has over 30 years of
experience in the textile industry.
She began her career in Lithuania where she
graduated from the University of Technology of
Lithuania in 1984 with a degree in Textile Industry
Design and Technology. She then went on to build a
business where she contracted with individuals and
commercial companies for the sewing of wearable
textiles for local industries as well as companies abroad.
Janina moved to the United States and started Sewing
For The Home in 2005. She now contracts with
individuals and a large local fabric store to create
custom re-upholstery, slip covers, pillows and assorted
window treatments such as valances, draperies and
roman shades. Janina is also equiped to offer unique,
detailed machine embroidery to meet the
individualized needs of her clients.