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Examine life under the sea with this enchanting quilt, Turtle Bay, by Claudia Pfeil of Krefeld, Germany. Claudia's quilt was the winner of the Handi Quilter Excellence in Longarm Quilting award at Road to California 2013. Turtle Bay is 79" x 93" and was completed in 2012. It is an original creation from Claudia.

Artist Statement: To capture the beauty of the sea I have combined silk and gauze fabrics .The shells and star fishes are made from silks with hand painted designs and are machine appliquéd. The sea turtles are made from hand-dyed and printed fabric, and are hand appliquéd. The net and the gauze gives a mystical effect, a translucent look. The quilt’s border – freehand and freestyle appliquéd - the symmetrical design reminds you of the turtle’s shell.

Watch Claudia in Show 2413.

TurtleBaybyClaudiaPfeil - 35 Pieces Non-Rotating

TurtleBaybyClaudiaPfeil - 99 Pieces Non-Rotating

TurtleBaybyClaudiaPfeil - 300 Pieces Non-Rotating

TurtleBaybyClaudiaPfeil - 35 Pieces Rotating

TurtleBaybyClaudiaPfeil - 99 Pieces Rotating

TurtleBaybyClaudiaPfeil - 300 Pieces Rotating

Original Photo: Mary Kay Davis


Bubblicious was Claudia's first printed pattern. It was originally developed for Island Batiks and features fabulous bright colors and reminds you of Claudia's Bubblicious personality. You can watch that personality at play in Show 2413.

49 1/2" x 63"

BubbliciousbyClaudiaPfeil - 35 Pieces Non-Rotating

BubbliciousbyClaudiaPfeil - 99 Pieces Non-Rotating

BubbliciousbyClaudiaPfeil - 300 Pieces Non-Rotating

BubbliciousbyClaudiaPfeil - 35 Pieces Rotating

BubbliciousbyClaudiaPfeil - 99 Pieces Rotating

BubbliciousbyClaudiaPfeil - 300 Pieces Rotating

Original Photo: Mary Kay Davis


We are pretty certain this is a log cabin block. Play the game and find out if we are correct.


Claudia's quilt, Fire and Ice, is a 'cover girl' quilt, shown on the cover of Quilters Newsletter in 2011. It has also been the recipient of just a few awards...
Second Place - Fire and Ice Theme Category, MQS Kansas 2009, First Place and Best of Show Viewer´s Choice (3rd time in a row!), MQS 2009, First Place - Excellence in Longarm Quilting - Road to California - Ontario, CA - February 2010, First Place - Bed Quilts Made by Machine - AQS Show - Knoxville, TN - July 2011 Second Place - Innovative - World Quilt Competition XIV - New England 2010, First Place - Large Pieced Quilt - Quilt Odyssey - Hershey, PA - 2011

Watch Claudia at work in Show 2413.

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 36 Pieces Non-Rotating

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 100 Pieces Non-Rotating

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 289 Pieces Non-Rotating

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 36 Pieces Rotating

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 100 Pieces Rotating

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 289 Pieces Rotating

Original Photo: Mary Kay Davis


Claudia's quilt, Fractal, has 30,000 crystals and that's not all. It is painted, inked, machine appliquéd, fused, and enhanced by a myriad of quilting designs. It also won BEST OF SHOW at Road to California 2018.

Watch Claudia in Show 2413.

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 36 Pieces Non-Rotating

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 100 Pieces Non-Rotating

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 289 Pieces Non-Rotating

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 36 Pieces Rotating

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 100 Pieces Rotating

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 289 Pieces Rotating

Original Photo: Mary Kay Davis

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