Tumbling blocks quilts
Tumbling Blocks Daybed Quilt: Circa 1920; Pennsylvania Velvets make this Tumbling Blocks Pattern quilt even more alive than this pattern usually is. Wonderful diamond border makes a wonderful frame. Measures 38" x 80", probably made for a daybed. Great size to hang vertically in a stairwell or horizontally over a sofa or fireplace. Cotton sateen backing; both tied and quilted. Pristine condition; circa 1920. Pennsylvania origin.
Tumbling Blocks Daybed Quilt: Circa 1920; Pennsylvania
"Isometric Perspective", 23 x 23", by Peggy Thurin (Austin, TX). 2008 AAQG. Design source: book "Isometric Perspectives" by Katie Pasquini Mospust.
'Isometric Perspective' By Peggy Thurin
Dandelion Quilt by Rachel Held '12 (Rinehart School of Sculpture). Maryland Institute College of Art.
Carol Mahoney - 'Diamonds are Forever', 2008 Auckland Patchworkers and Quilters Guild. Hexagons were arranged to form tumbling blocks.
2008 Calico Christmas Gallery - Auckland Quilt Guild
"Design Memories", 82.5 x 88", by Bonnie Keller. Tumbling block star design.Made with interior design fabrics; machine and hand quilted. 1994.
Bonnie Keller - Early Quilts - Design Memories
One Block Wonder
"Tequila Sunrise" by Sherri Bain Driver, Centennial CO. Tumbling blocks surround a 6-pointed star. 1st Place, Innovative Wall Pieced, 2003 Road to California quilt show.
“Seeing What’s Inside” by Mary Breckeen at Key West Quilts. Shadow quilt challenge based on Sara Nephew's empty cube block.
"Rumple About" by Ingrid Wilhoft: machine quilted pieces at the La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum