Quilting beyond its traditional parameters! May 3, 2014 – July 20, 2014. Quilt National 2013, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, San Jose, California. www.sjquiltmuseum.org Image: Cynthia D. Friedman. A Man among Giants, 2012. 39” x 53” Silk, cotton batting and backing, silk thread on the surface and lingerie thread on the bobbin. Machine pieced, machine quilted, fused organza overlays and machine embroidered.
Persimmon community, ca. Two women holding their babies pose for a photograph. Left to right: Lelar Thompson Coleman holding George and Eula Coleman Parker holding Vilena. Note the quilt that was used as a backdrop.
PRE CIVIL WAR 19th Century 1840's Vintage Sawtooth Antique Quilt ~EARLY FABRICS