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Grandma’s Flower Garden Quilt #6 ~ Pansy

"There is pansies that's for thought." Every member of the club which was making Grandmother's Garden quit had begged Nancy to design the pansy block. One member wanted to make it because she had some fast color print in lavender. Another had some yellow and black print she wanted to use. Dorothea chose bits of… Continue reading Grandma’s Flower Garden Quilt #6 ~ Pansy

History · Quilting

The Oregonian Modernistic Quilt – Block #16

November 12, 1933 Block No. 16 - The California Poppy (text) Block No. 16 of the Modernistic Flower Quilt presents a second variety of a flower already patterned, but this poppy is orange – the California sort – and the other was the red oriental. Justification for the repetition, if any is needed, must be… Continue reading The Oregonian Modernistic Quilt – Block #16