QUILTSTUDIO BABETTE



 

 

Dear Jane bee


 

 

Sharing our Passion

In Januari I would like to start a new multi langual Dear Jane bee, open for everybody, no matter what language you speak. At a Dear Jane bee you will have the possibility to quilt or patch your own Dear Jane Quilt. For beginner quilters I will start explaining the techniques of patchwork from the beginning. The goal is to meet with other quilters and enjoy our mutual passion.

Date :
The groups at wednessday morning and saturday afternoon have started in Januari but is open for everybody, contact me for more information

Hours: 09.30 till 12.00 o'clock for wednessdays and 15.30 till 18.00 for saturdays, when you have to travel longer you can start at 10.00 o'clock
Costs: € 65,--,for a whole year, the first lesson is free, when you like to join the group you will pay for the whole year. (10 lessons for 65,--, plus 1 lesson for free) When you just want to follow one meeting or when you want to bring a friend the costs are € 7,50 each time. The price includes, handouts, explanations about the techniques, guidance, coffee, tea etc. There is the possibility to order the book by Brenda Papadakis, Dear Jane throughout me.
More information and subscribtion via e-mail


 

 

Workshops will be planned in 2014 again, but you can always contact me to organise a workshop !

Machine Quilting beginners


 

 

Beginners workshop a one day class

We will work on a great variaty of machine quilting techniques. There will be made a start in quilting a quilt freehand. You will get a lot of patterns and explanation in how every pattern needs to be quilted. At the end of day everybody will have the feeling in how a quilt can be machine quilted, the main part will be practicing machine quilting. For the theory we will discuss all the materials you can use for machine quilting, like fabrics, batting, markers, needles and your sewing machine. You will be possible to re-read all the theory at home, because everybody will be offered a book with all the theory, information and a lot of tips.

Dates :....

Costs for one day € 55,--.
Hours: 10.00 till 16.00
More information and subscibtion via e-mail


 

 

Radiant Star


 

 

Background fillers

By quilting a background of a quilt, the main patterns, medallions and feathers will stand out much more. That's why there is a special workshop now for quilting backgrounds. During this workshop we will learn how to quilt the selected patterns to show of your future quilts with fabulous backgrounds. We will work on a great variaty of techniques as a follow up for the beginners class. It's also a great class who fits perfectly with freehand feathers or trapunto machine quilting, because these are the kind of quilts which are enriched with these patterns.

Dates :....

Costs for one day € 55,--.
Hours: 10.00 till 16.00
More information and subscibtion via e-mail

 

 

Shadow Trapunto


 

 

2-days of Machine Trapunto and wholecloth design

This class will learn you more about the possibilities to design a wholecloth including trapunto. A Trapunto quilt is a quilt which is parts filled up with an extra layer of batting which makes it possible that the quilted pattern will stand out more. It’s a century old handquilting technique from amoung others Italy and which now is possible to make on machine. We will make a beautiful design in which every student will go home with it's own designed quilt. This quilt will not be finished, but you will have the know how to finish it. A very challenging class in which you will be able to increase skills! The trapunto which is connected to the beginners workshop will be with more easy patterns, but the techniques and theory will be the same. You will be possible to re-read all the theory at home, because everybody will be offered a book with all the theory, information and a lot of tips.

Dates :....

Costs for one day € 55,--.
Hours: 10.00 till 16.00
More information and subscibtion via e-mail


 

 

The Parrot who bumped into the Peacock


 

 

1-day advanced workshop freehand feathers level 1

A workshop for the advanced machine quilter. Our goal of this workshop is to get understanding and the skills to sew this tough feathers step by step. We will build up from easy forms. It will be a very challenging workshop which will give you loads of possibilities in quilting your quilt. You will be possible to re-read all the theory at home, because everybody will be offered a book with all the theory, information and a lot of tips. This workshop is in two levels, beginner feathers and advanced delicate feathers.

Dates :....

Costs for one day € 55,--.
Hours: 10.00 till 16.00
More information and subscibtion via e-mail

 

 

1-day advanced workshop freehand feathers level 2

A workshop for the advanced machine quilter. Our goal of this workshop is to get understanding how the ultimate delicate feathers are quilted. This is as a follow up or second day of the feather class level 1. It will be a very challenging workshop which will give you loads of possibilities in quilting your quilt. You will be possible to re-read all the theory at home, because everybody will be offered a book with all the theory, information and a lot of tips. This workshop can only be done after joining level 1. Dates can be found at the Holiday page of this website.

Dates :....

Costs for one day € 55,--.
Hours: 10.00 till 16.00
More information and subscibtion via e-mail


 

 

Handquilting


 

 

Basic Hand Quilting Workshop

A good basic workshop for beginners and advanced quilter The basic techniques to quilt your quilt the right way with a good result. The techniques discussed are: Making Divisions, Divisions made in a application block, Needle tracking, Stippling, Echo Quilting, Ruler use in 45 and 60 degrees, quilt pattern drawing (without pencil), and tie off and grid quilting.



 

 

Hand Application


 

 

Hand Application

This workshop for intermediate quilters is to learn the refined way of application. Many techniques will be covered during this 3-day masterclass. We will work from a basic pattern that holds all the basic techniques of application, such as round shapes, hollow forms, several sharp points, a circle and an inside corner. This combined technique of the blind stitch, making your application work even more beautiful. Experience in application is required!



 

 

Hand Trapunto


 

 

Hand trapunto

An ancient Italian technique where we will work on at a 3 day masterclass. Trapunto can enrich your quilt or exists as a stand-alone wholecloth. We will work on 3 techniques of hand trapunto step by step. We discuss all materials that are needed in practice and learn how to properly use them, we will look at the right way to draw your the pattern. The ability in handquilting is required.


Classes by Babette van Hattem at other locations can be requested throughout our contactpage or phone, contactpage
or telnr.: (0039) 345-0644148.