America's Quilting History

A Patchwork of Quiltmaking Practices

Joseph's Coat   feedsack quilt   Temperance T kit quilt  

A potpourri of articles on aspects of quilting in the past.

The history of the art quilt movement.

Quilts with Biblical names and themes.

Quilts made for the cause.

burial and bereavement quilts, comfort for grieving families

from barrel containers to colorful printed cotton packaging

from cross stitch to computer print outs

Applique, embroidery, piecing with pre-cut patterns.