Petra Prins is a Dutch quilter and owner of 2 shops in The Netherlands. She is passionate about antique Dutch Quilts and textiles. Several years ago, she began reprinting antique Dutch fabrics, the “Dutch Heritage” collection, with her friend Nel Kooiman. After the success of her first book, “Promenade dans un Jardin Hollandais” she is back with the book “Promenade in a Dutch Castle” co-produced with her friend An Moonen.
An is a Dutch collector, conservationist, teachers and author of several books on Dutch quilt history. An has specialized in textile conservation at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London and then served as Curator of the Open Air Museum in Arnhem, Netherlands.