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
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Ostfalia Hochschule
für angewandte Wissenschaften
Herbert-Meyer-Straße 7
29556 Suderburg



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 …

Pat Archibald: Elephants on Parade

Duration: 3 hours Participants: 15 Difficulty: beginner/advanced Using my collection of Indian wooden printing blocks and inks, you will print fabrics to then be used for your elephant appliqué design. We will continue to embellish these ceremonial elephants with machine stitching, gold foils, beads and sequins, completing the project with Rajasthani tassels. The kit will …