Basic Handquilting with Esther Miller in English

19.08.2020 - 21.08.2020
11:30 - 19:30

This class includes all the special basic hand techniques needed to be able to quilt in all directions at a standing frame.


No requirements or experience are needed outside of the desireöu and motivation to expand your quilting expertise.


  • Basic Handquilting and background information.
  • Traditionally hand quilting has always been done at a stationary frame. This requires unusual hand and finger techniques.
  • Hand technique and tools for quilting in all directions at a stationary frame.
  • Quilting over thick seams without losing the stitch pattern.
  • A basic introduction to creating textural contrast in your quilt designs.

Background information

  • Why are the Amish quilts so finely quilted?
  • Why are the quilts never basted?
  • What has made Amish quilts so well known and admired?
  • Time for questions concerning the Amish way of life.

Duration: 3 days ,  9:30-12:30 and 13:30-17:30

Price: 285,- (for 3 days of teaching including a noon meal and coffee or tea breaks as wells as material costs.)

Materials:  Pen an notepad for note taking.

Tools: All materials and tools are supplied. (if you already own a Roxannes Thimble please bring it along.)


Please reserve through the below form.


Bitte überweisen Sie innerhalb von 10 Tagen eine Anzahlung in Höhe von 80 Euro. Ansonsten verfällt Ihre Reservierung. Die Bankverbindung wird mit der Bestätigungsemail übertragen.


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