Crazy Quilts: History – Techniques – Embroidery Motifs
ISBN/ASIN: 0760340099,9780760340097 | 2011 | English | epub | 160/0 pages | 49.8 Mb
Publisher: Voyageur Press | Author: Cindy Brick, Nancy Kirk
Made from the finest silks, satins, and velvets and stitched together with elaborate embroidery, the crazy quilt is a testament to quilters’ rich imagination and artistry. This beautiful book traces the bewitching history of “Crazies” from their earliest origins to the present day. Distinguished quilting teacher and appraiser Cindy Brick follows the crazy quilt from colonial times, the Civil War, the Victorian era, and through today, decoding the mystery and meaning of these curious quilts.