5365 - Subdued ($62)

5365 - Subdued   ($62)
Audrey Arno
Tuttle, OK    USA

Width: 8.25"   Length: 10.5"

Materials/Techniques: Machine pieced and machine quilted. Blocks made Country Essentials Fall Charms collection by Connecting Threads. Sashing and border fabric from John Flynn's Artifacts by Benartex.

Artist's Statement: All but one of these star blocks were published in newspapers during the 1930s, three by Nancy Cabot and two by Nancy Page, the remaining one (brown) is Yankee Puzzle from 1897. The blocks and information on them are in Jinny Beyer's book, Quilter's Album of Patchwork Patterns. Blocks are two inches square and have 20 to 28 pieces in each, some as small as 1/4" tall.
Audrey Arno

Dedication: To the quilters of the 1930's when making quilts was very popular.

This quilt is displayed with Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $62 for the AAQI.