Quilts are practical magic; they turn thrifty fabric scraps into radiant warmth. Historically, they reflect the creative industry of women’s work.
- Of a family: "Whose dresses were those? Was that Uncle Frank's shirt?"
- Of a place: "Is that the Buffalo in this square?"
- Of a country: "Road to Kansas" pattern pieces trace local migration from east to west.
- Of Fancy and Frolic: “What dance had four hands in a circle?”