American quilt

Explore the rich history and intricate designs of American quilts. Get inspired by the creativity and craftsmanship of these stunning works of art.
Patchwork, Design, Quilts, Triangle, Vintage, Pennsylvania Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Vintage Quilts Antiques, Antique Quilt

The City Sewers took a road trip to Arkansas the other day to the Crystal Bridges Museum in Bentonville. We went to hear Linda Eaton, Winterthur's Textile Curator, give a talk about quilts and folk art. More about that later in another post. Elsey A. Halstead, 1848 Collection of the American Folk Art Museum The special exhibit up now is American Made: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum http://crystalbridges.org/exhibitions/american-made-treasures-from-the-american-folk-art-museum…

Avatar
Lisa Riggs
CIVIL WAR BRIDE QUILT.........PC........Artist unidentified Vicinity of Albany, New York 1858–1863 Cotton, wool, silk, and ink with silk embroidery The Bird of Paradise Quilt Top, made during the Civil War period, is thought to be an unfinished marriage or wedding quilt. This idea is supported by the vertical rows of appliqued blocks that feature pairs of birds and other animals. In addition to these animal pairs, other symbols of union and fertility... Textile Art, Quilts, Art, Vintage, Antiques, Folk Art, Patchwork, Art Quilts, American Folk Art

CIVIL WAR BRIDE QUILT.........PC........Artist unidentified Vicinity of Albany, New York 1858–1863 Cotton, wool, silk, and ink with silk embroidery The Bird of Paradise Quilt Top, made during the Civil War period, is thought to be an unfinished marriage or wedding quilt. This idea is supported by the vertical rows of appliqued blocks that feature pairs of birds and other animals. In addition to these animal pairs, other symbols of union and fertility...

Avatar
Gina Derksen
Patchwork, Ideas, Quilts, Art, Quilt Of Valor, Contemporary Quilts, Heirloom Quilt, American Decor, Quilters

Sail away into another FUN-filled weekendinspired by the all the fan-fare and fireworks from the Fourth of July!Check out all our patriotic designs and keep celebrating America! "Made in USA", a crowd FAVORITE! Get creative with your flags! You can make pillows, bags, and so much MORE."Perfect Union"A bit more work, but this heirloom quilt will definitely be the center of attention at your next family reunion!And our NEWEST quilt of all - "SPARKLERS"! What do you all think of another

Avatar
Janet Cheney