The 2nd Grit’s Life & Friends Quiltfest Takes Place on 29/30 August 2020 in Suderburg, Germany

  • Quilt festival on more than 1.500 sqm
  • International challenge
  • Classes, lectures and workshops
  • Vendor mall
Grit’s Life, Owner Grit Kovacs
Holthuser Weg
29591 Gerdau
+49 5808 755
Contact Form
Ostfalia Hochschule
für angewandte Wissenschaften
Herbert-Meyer-Straße 7
29556 Suderburg



Marina Jodda – Discover Sashiko!

Duration: 4 hours Participants: 15 Difficulty: Beginners Sashiko – a traditional handcraft from Japan. This technique is also versatile in patchwork. We deal with the stitch itself, transferring the pattern, the choice of material and the design possibilities. Placemats, wall hangings, greeting cards, bags… let’s get inspired! No special previous knowledge is required for learning …

Gudrun Brückner-Krebbel: Modern Appliqué

Duration: 5 hours Participants: 10 Difficulty: Beginners/Intermediate In this class, we will design geometric forms and create a picture from them. Differently colored fabrics are appliqued with the household sewing machine. Materials List: 100 cm embroidery fleece (not fusible) Differently colored fabrics, batik fabrics are particularly well-suited (larger scraps can be used very well), no …

Gudrun Brückner-Krebbel

I was born on 30 January 1953 in Neumünster and grew up in Wuppertal-Cronenberg, Lübeck and Bonn. After my high school graduation, I studied English and History in Bonn and worked as a secondary school teacher in Königswinter, Lippstadt, Bückeburg and Hameln. I am retired since 2017, married, have four adult children and live with …