Tag Archives: Quilts

Memory Quilts – NSM 9-28-15

I know that I said I wasn’t going to post about quilting, but this particular type of quilting has been very prominent in what I’ve been reading about in the last few days. So I guess that I should post … Continue reading

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Back and Forth Pedal Sewing Machines – NSM 9-21-15

I’m sorry. I just couldn’t help myself. In a previous post I mentioned that I had found an ad on Craigslist for a treadle sewing machine, but it was referred to as a ‘back and forth pedal’ machine in the … Continue reading

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Quilt Fashion Show – NSM 9-11-15

I don’t quilt. Maybe one day I will, but for now I have zero interest. The biggest reason for this is probably because I have the best quilter at my disposal. I don’t remember when my mom seriously got into … Continue reading

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Double Wedding Ring Quilt – NSM 9-3-15

This morning I have a little help as I post pictures of the Double Wedding Ring quilt that my mom made for me a few years ago. Bissell thought it was his quilt since it had a ‘B’ on it. … Continue reading

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Quilts in the Civil War

You may have heard this before, but quilts have played many roles in the Civil War. The most popular use was along the Underground Railroad. Each quilt pattern had a different meaning, and the escaped slaves were well versed in … Continue reading

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WIPs 8-21-11

It’s been a while since I’ve posted pictures of my WIP. Mainly because I’ve been working on adding the blending filament to the angel’s wing. What a pain that stuff is to work with! The blending filament part is finished, … Continue reading

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