An American art form created in fabric

An American art form created in fabric
Vi Dale, owner of Stover Quality Quilting and sponsor of the quilt show at the Trail's End Western Heritage Days, stands in front of a display wall at her store. In the foreground is one of the quilts that will be on display at the event. More than 100 …
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Quilting history together: Program offers lessons and lore of quilting in America
However, she said records show that quilts did go West with families. They were used to line the wagon box to keep out dust and as seat cushions. She said there are also accounts of women bringing their scrap bags along to trade fabric pieces with …
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Quilt show begins Friday at Maryville College
Liles' wife, Dana, allowed the Thursday Bee quilters, a subgroup of Smoky Mountain Quilters, to take many of these hand-dyed fabrics after her husband's death. Thursday Bee member Tone Haugen-Cogburn said, “Last year, his widow got in touch with us …
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