Bethanne Nemesh

Bethanne is a classically-trained artist and self-taught quilter. She runs a successful longarm quilting business, where she focuses on meeting her clients’ budgets while providing them with unique customized quilting. Bethanne creates a number of art quilts for show each year, quilted with elaborately detailed natural scenery in a style she calls “pictographic quilting.” These quilts feature high-end detail work, including Bethanne’s signature hand-beaded piping. Bethanne’s quilts have won many major national awards at every major quilt show, including numerous Best of Show and Best Longarm Machine Quilting awards, and she was honored by being named Master Quilter by the National Quilting Association in 2015. Additionally, Bethanne has published numerous books teaching a variety of free-motion quilting techniques. To see all of Bethanne’s quilts, books, awards, and publications, visit her website at

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