Posts Tagged ‘American’

How to Make an American Quilt

Thursday, February 27th, 2014
  • How to Make an American Quilt
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Berkeley graduate student Finn (Winona Ryder) is spending the summer at the home of her sparring grandmother and great aunt (Oscar winners Ellen Burstyn and Anne Bancroft), where she intends to finish her latest thesis and think over a marriage proposal. As she wrestles with her decision, the women in her grandmother’s quilting bee confide to her the stories of the loves that shaped their own lives. Also starring Maya Angelou, Kate Nelligan, Jean Simmons, Lois Smith… More >>

Price: $7.43

Quilt Blocks On American Barns

Saturday, July 6th, 2013
  • Dimensions: 11.04 in. H x 8.53 in. W x 0.29 in. D
  • Weight: 0.97 ounces
  • Made in CN
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Join Eleanor Burns as she pays tribute to rural America’s barns painted with quilt blocks. A fun tradition began in 2001 when Donna Sue Groves in Adams County Ohio painted a quilt block on the family’s barn to honor her mother an avid quilter. The local community soon joined in and painted quilt blocks on their barns. Learn a variety of new techniques as Eleanor demonstrates how to make the pieced barn blocks. Includes patterns for 20 blocks ranging in size from 3 t… More >>

Price: $17.77

An Early American Quilt

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013
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In town and villiage, parlor and ballroom, from the Appalacian mountains to the great concert halls, this album celebrates the diversity of American music. Includes: lively English country dance tunes, Appalacian fiddle tunes, graceful European parlor music, French cotillions, improvisations, the traditional ballad Barbara Allen and the shape note hymn New Jerusalem. Performed on traditional and early music instruments…. More >>

Price: $10.49

Quilts from the American Homefront: 121 Quilt Blocks Inspired by Letters from World War II

Monday, December 10th, 2012
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Piece together an American quilt inspired by letters from World War II! 121 full-sized block diagrams. Complete instructions for making a full-sized sampler quilt using all 121 blocks, and 4 diagrams for making smaller quilt projects. Seven sets of letters give you a glimpse of the lives of seven remarkable American soldiers and their families during World War II…. More >>

Price: $16.00

American Quilt Making: Stories in Cloth

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011
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Traces the history of quilting and describes the various kinds of quilts made in the United States. Includes a suggestion for a quiltmaking project…. More >>

Price: $6.63

American Quilts in the Modern Age, 1870-1940: The International Quilt Study Center Collections

Friday, July 29th, 2011
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Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich has remarked, “Much of the social history of early America has been lost to us precisely because women were expected to use needles rather than pens.” This book, part of the multivolume series of the International Quilt Study Center collections, recovers a swath of that lost history and shows us some of America’s treasured material culture as it was pieced and stitched into place. American Quilts in the… More >>

Price: $71.23

American Quilts: The Democratic Art, 1780-2007

Monday, June 27th, 2011
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Sumptuous, informative, and engaging, this is the ultimate book on American quilts as art. Written by one of the leading scholars in the field, it’s a fascinating chronicle of the growth and evolution of an art form with a rich heritage. Not only does author Robert Shaw provide an insightful look at quilting aesthetics, he places the craft in its historical, cultural, and socioeconomic context, providing a visually lush journey through American history.This opulen… More >>

Price: $17.76

How To Make An American Quilt: Music From The Motion Picture

Monday, February 28th, 2011
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BRAND NEW, Factory Sealed items direct from the Studios. 30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee. Quick International Airmail!… More >>

Price: $4.60

Color Your World Quilt Kit – American Patchwork & Quilting Magazine August 2010 Issue

Saturday, September 11th, 2010
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Grab the paint brushes and color your world!Quilt kit includes Me and My Sister Favorites and Spring Fever fabric to complete the 59 1/2″ x 59 1/2″ quilt top and binding. Backing set is available separately. You will need to purchase the American Patchwork & Quilting Magazine August 2010 issue to complete the quilt…. More >>