Thursday, April 19, 2018

Flowers in Bloom.....



.....is what I shared in my last post.  Well, a lot changed very quickly.  I woke up to snow......craziness!


I was so pleased to be able to stay hunkered down in side!


And 24 hours later, the blue skies and sunshine has returned.  The snow had again disappeared and we are left with much good moisture.


I have a few more photos from the museum.


This simple quilt gives evidence that women used what they had to make comforts to keep their family's warm.




What an incredibly beautiful cross stitched top on this quilt.


The quilting is equally beautiful!




The popularity of quilts created from hexagons and English Paper Piecing seems to endure.




"Life is a series of thousands of tiny miracles....Notice them."


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  1. These are such beautiful quilts. That first one has a wonderful homely quality to it. It looks well cherished.

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  2. Your museum visit is wonderful. The four patch is similar to one I saw in northern Indiana last fall. Also with the dark red alternate blocks. The Indiana quilt had the four patch in a square in a square set on point. It, too, was very scrappy and striking to view.

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