Custom Amish Quilter
The Custom Amish Quilter is a professional in every aspect of the word. Just like everything else the Amish women do, they take extreme pride in it. This includes the making of custom handmade quilts.
The patterns and colors used in these quilts are in a sharp contrast to the way the Amish people as a whole live. Their cloths are plain and they never attract attention to themselves while the quilts are vibrant with color and patterns that are simply beautiful and in many cases a work of art.
The process for having a custom made Amish quilt made for you is simpler than you might think. Their contact on the internet and friend to the Amish people is the Custom Amish Quilter. They ask that you first decide on the exact size you are in need of. The Amish are Americans so no metric measurements please.
The next decision that has to be made is what pattern you want to be on the top of your new custom made Amish quilt. They do all the basic and well know patterns that are common of Amish quilts. If you have a pattern not seen on this site or any other Amish site, then you might wish to make an inquiry. When deciding to ask for a custom design please rememeber the faith of the Amish people is strong and they will never create anything that might offend God.
The basic color of the pattern also is your responsibility. This will be the general color of the pattern along with the border on the finished custom Amish quilt.
If you have a particular material you need the quilt to be made out of, you may wish to send it to your Amish Quilter. They have a wide variety of fabrics and textured fabric that is available to them, but the average person has access to a great number. You can ask if you need be providing the fabric yourself. The choice is yours to make.
When you do contact the Custom Amish Quilter, they will ask for all the information mentioned above. Then they will be able to give you a cost estimate along with the time frame it will take to complete the task you have requested. There will be a small deposit in the range of $200 before your Amish quilt will begin its creation process.
As the Amish quilters work on your quilt, photographs will be taken and sent to you. This will allow you not to only see these Amish women artisans at work, but record the history of your quilt. This is important for many families since these quilts last longer than two to three generations and are passed down as family heirlooms. You will be able to see some of the stages of your quilts construction.
When the Amish quilters are finally finished the balance owed on the quilt will be due before it is shipped out. This is the final process in obtaining your own custom made Amish quilt for the Custom Amish Quilter.