Welcome to Creative BiTS

And Welcome to my Website!

Birgit Schueller

On these pages, I'd like to show that patchwork and quilting is more than sewing together fabric patches. Creative design, as I understand it, means diving into shapes, colors and patterns, that often develop a life of their own in my quilts.

Thus, it's no wonder that I continue to be fascinated by the infinite number of possilities when it comes to playing with all kinds of fabrics. New ideas seem to develop automatically.

This creates new challenges all the time - teaching, since 2005 creatively longarm quilting customer quilts and my own show quilts, designing patterns and coming up with my own quilting designs, and nobody knows what exciting things the future will bring...

Since 2014, I have been the in-country coordinator for Germany for the annual event World Quilt New England by Mancuso Inc. In this function, I coordinate the submissions from German entrants and, after their return from their 6-months exhibition tour throughout the U.S.A., I organize a group exhibit of all participating artworks of a given year at a renouned quilting event in Germany.

At the end of of 2015, I have become a member of an amazing group of creative people, the team of Handi Quilter Ambassadors! I'm very much enjoying the creative cooperation with the Handi Quilter teams in the U.S.A. and in Germany.

 

Please feel free to browse my site a bit. Under awards you'll find a list of my award-winning quilts and under photos there are more samples of my work.

I'd like to encourage you to join me in exploring my designs and the joy that patchwork and quilting as a creative and truly remarkable art form is instilling. Be warned, though: as many of you know, the quilting virus is a life-long affliction...

Happy stitching,
Birgit

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