Hans passion for sewing machines started at an early age as he was allowed to tinker with his mum’s sewing machine. Hans completed his apprenticeship as a sewing machine technician at the Pfaff Factory in Karlsruhe Germany. He was able to build an entire sewing machine from just the parts. He came to Australia in 1992 as Service Manager for Pfaff Australia and then Sales Manager for NSW before starting his own company in 2002. He travels the country with in-house service of longarm quilting machines. Hans is an experienced technician and writer on all long arm quilting machines models and makes.