13,172 - The Star of 49 ($78.52)

13,172 - The Star of 49 ($78.52)

Audrey Arno
Tuttle, OK USA

Width: 8.75" Length: 8.75"

Materials/Techniques: Batik fabrics, with the central block and a border around it and quilted with clear thread.

Artist Statement: The center block (inside the blue edged patches) was a block by Nancy Cabot published in the Chicago Tribune in 1937 according to Jinny Beyer's Quilter's Album of Patchwork Patterns. I have tried to find more about the block, but so far have failed. If anyone knows why it has this name please let me know
Contact Audrey

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $78.52 for the AAQI.