"African Collage" from Kaffe Fasset's Shots and Stripes
THE SPIRIT OF MOTHER EARTH Sharon Schamber
JoQuilter's Blog: Hexagon Black Diamond Quilt. "Each full diamond is made with 49 scrappy hexagons, all just leftovers from other projects or cut from my stash. The exact number of hexagons is ~ 4,900. When I started this, I didn't think that it would ever get finished... the hand piecing took about 7 years. The hand quilting took about 10 months."
Andover Historical Society crazy quilt made by Caroline Perkins Blunt Kimball and her mother, Jane Blunt, sometime in the late 1800’s to early 1900’s. It is roughly 164 square centimeters and is made using a “Japanese Fan” pattern of chunky circles and bright colors.
Mosaic 1 Top By: Small, Albert Others: Small, Eva Period: 1930-1949 Date: 1933 Location Made: Ottawa, Illinois (IL) USA Contributor: Illinois State Museum ID Number: 1992.51.1 Layout Format: One patch or allover Quilt Size: 83 x 101 Fabrics: Cotton, Solid/plain Colors: Blue or Navy, Green, Yellow, Black, Lavender, Red Construction: Hand Piecing Quilting Techniques: Hand quilting
Hexagon quilt by Albert Small, early 20th century, made with 1/2" English paper pieced hexagons. Posted by the Appalachian Center for Crafts Fiber Department
Bertha Neiden of Lincoln, NE, made this 10,222-piece quilt between 1909 and 1914. Bertha was a seamstress , and the quilt’s wool fabrics may have been scraps from the custom clothing she sewed. It also may have been from cloth she brought with her when she immigrated to the United States from Russia. The quilt won a purple ribbon at the Nebraska State Fair in 1914.
Artist unidentified Possibly Sullivan County, New York 1880–1900 Silk with cotton backing 99 x 94 1/4 in.