Fons & Porter Presents Quilts from The Henry Ford

Fons & Porter

Fons & Porter Presents Quilts from The Henry Ford

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This spectacular, updated book features 24 vintage quilts celebrating American quiltmaking. You'll learn the history, stories, and artistry of original quilts that represent the ingenuity, resourcefulness, and innovation of American quiltmakers. The 24 selected projects feature red and white quilts, Susan McCord quilts, log cabin quilts, appliqué quilts, and patchwork quilts inspired by antique quilts from the archives of The Henry Ford. Each project includes easy-to-follow instructions and full-size patterns for making replicas of vintage quilts. In addition to quilt projects, you'll also find a quilting timeline, feature essay, and gallery section devoted to the impressive quilt collection of internationally-known nineteenth-century quilting genius Susan McCord at The Henry Ford. · Discover 24 quilt projects for making replicas of historic quilts with complete step-by-step instructions and full-size patterns · Includes sewing techniques and a timeline of the history of quilting in America · Includes special essay, A Century of Quilting Genius 1825-1925, and a gallery of The Susan McCord collection from The Henry Ford · The Henry Ford's 90th anniversary of being founded is in October 2019
Pages 224
Publish Date 2005-11-01
series None
Size 8.0" x 10.0" x 0.55"
Author Fons & Porter
Product Form Paperback / softback
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