Barbara Brackman s Civil War Sampler

Filename: barbara-brackman-s-civil-war-sampler.pdf
ISBN: 9781607055662
Release Date: 2013-01-16
Number of pages: 111
Author: Barbara Brackman
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

Download and read online Barbara Brackman s Civil War Sampler in PDF and EPUB Features fifty quilt blocks that commemorate the one hundred-fiftieth anniversary of the Civil War, featuring period photographs and first-person accounts for each.


Barbara Brackman s Civil War Sampler

Filename: barbara-brackman-s-civil-war-sampler.pdf
ISBN: 9781607055679
Release Date: 2012-12-01
Number of pages: 112
Author: Barbara Brackman
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

Download and read online Barbara Brackman s Civil War Sampler in PDF and EPUB Journey through a historic time in American history with Barbara Brackman, bestselling author and quilt historian. Barbara’s book features fifty quilt blocks that commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Each block (most were first published in the 1930s) was selected for the symbolism its name lends to recounting stories from the era’s women. This compilation of quilt block patterns includes period photos and first-person accounts. Choose from pieced or appliquéd blocks, each in two colorways with instructions for 8” and 12” sizes. Dig into your reproduction fabrics and enjoy combining blocks to make your own tribute quilt.


Civil War Women

Filename: civil-war-women.pdf
ISBN: 9781571208095
Release Date: 2010-11-05
Number of pages: 128
Author: Barbara Brackman
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

Download and read online Civil War Women in PDF and EPUB North and South, black and white - the story of the War Between the States is embedded in the soul of every American. In her second book on quilts and the Civil War, Barbara Brackman introduces 9 women who lived during those turbulent times, matching each woman to a quilt that she might have made herself. 9 projects adapted from period quilts, with patterns and instructions. Excellent reference book for Civil War re-enactors; offers creative activities related to each woman’s story. Fascinating information about 9 real-life American women and their experiences during the Civil War, from abolitionist speaker Lucy Stone to freed slave Susie Taylor King to Confederate spy Belle Edmondson. Make a reproduction quilt and forge a personal link to the women of the Civil War!


Barbara Brackman s Civil War Sampler

Filename: barbara-brackman-s-civil-war-sampler.pdf
ISBN: 9781607055662
Release Date: 2013-01-16
Number of pages: 111
Author: Barbara Brackman
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

Download and read online Barbara Brackman s Civil War Sampler in PDF and EPUB Features fifty quilt blocks that commemorate the one hundred-fiftieth anniversary of the Civil War, featuring period photographs and first-person accounts for each.


The Underground Railroad Sampler

Filename: the-underground-railroad-sampler.pdf
ISBN: 1891776134
Release Date: 2003
Number of pages: 168
Author: Eleanor Burns
Publisher: Quilt in a Day.

Download and read online The Underground Railroad Sampler in PDF and EPUB The Underground Railroad story is one of the most dramatic chapters in America's history. It's a story about how countless slaves made their way out of bondage, risking death for freedom. This book features fifteen traditional quilt blocks believed to have had secret meanings to escaping slaves.


Loyal Union Sampler from Elm Creek Quilts

Filename: loyal-union-sampler-from-elm-creek-quilts.pdf
ISBN: 9781607057666
Release Date: 2013-08-01
Number of pages: 128
Author: Jennifer Chiaverini
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

Download and read online Loyal Union Sampler from Elm Creek Quilts in PDF and EPUB Inspired by Jennifer Chiaverini's best-selling novel, The Union Quilters, this sampler quilt offers a treasure trove of traditional blocks sewn by the women of Elm Creek Valley to support their troops during the American Civil War. The book includes historical notes on the novel and photos of 9 Loyal Union Samplers made by Jennifer and other Elm Creek Quilts lovers from around the world. These blocks can be mixed and matched with blocks from Jennifer's wildly popular Elm Creek Quilts sampler, Sylvia's Bridal Sampler. ·121 traditional 6” quilt blocks ·Full-sized patterns for every block, plus instructions for assembling the quilt ·Start an Elm Creek Quilt club and feature a different block at each meeting


Civil War Quilts

Filename: civil-war-quilts.pdf
ISBN: 0764339362
Release Date: 2012-01
Number of pages: 192
Author: Pamela Weeks
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Limited

Download and read online Civil War Quilts in PDF and EPUB With over 170 photos and an engaging text, this book tells the stories of fourteen extraordinary Civil War quilts and the women who made them. Some of these quilts tell love stories, others relate the determination of women seeking an active role in the war effort, and some of patriotism and creative abilities of people caring about others. All of these quilts tell stories of struggle and survival. In addition, this book contains information for making traditional 19th century bindings and potholder quilts, plus over 45 patterns for making reproduction Civil War era quilts. Also included is information on reproduction fabrics and how to participate in modern soldier-related community service quilting. This book is a must read for any serious quilter, historian, or Civil War enthusiast.


Civil War Legacies

Filename: civil-war-legacies.pdf
ISBN: 9781604685466
Release Date: 2012-03-13
Number of pages: 80
Author: Carol Hopkins
Publisher: Martingale

Download and read online Civil War Legacies in PDF and EPUB Step back in time with 15 favorite patchwork-quilt patterns from the Civil War Legacies collection by Carol Hopkins. Each pattern design features classic blocks evocative of the era, beautifully showcasing today's reproduction quilt fabrics. Wonderfully scrappy, small quilt patterns in sizes perfect for wall hangings and doll quilts Simple, step-by-step instructions with clear diagrams and pressing directions Value-packed collection with something for every skill level


The Blue and the Gray

Filename: the-blue-and-the-gray.pdf
ISBN: 9781604682557
Release Date: 2013-04-02
Number of pages: 80
Author: Mary Etherington
Publisher: Martingale

Download and read online The Blue and the Gray in PDF and EPUB The authors of the best-selling Country Threads Goes to Charm School present a remarkable collection of designs inspired by the Civil War and ideal for reproduction fabrics. Choose from 18 traditional quilt patterns, including wall hangings, table toppers, and two beautiful doll quilts Make excellent use of scraps, fat quarters, and even fat eighths Enjoy striking projects with names that conjure images of the era, such as "Gettysburg," "Civil War Journal," and "Troops in Formation"


Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns

Filename: encyclopedia-of-pieced-quilt-patterns.pdf
ISBN: 0891458158
Release Date: 1993-01
Number of pages: 551
Author: Barbara Brackman
Publisher: Amer Quilters Society

Download and read online Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns in PDF and EPUB Shows and identifies more than four thousand quilt patterns, and lists design sources


The Farmer s Wife Sampler Quilt

Filename: the-farmer-s-wife-sampler-quilt.pdf
ISBN: 0896898288
Release Date: 2009-10-09
Number of pages: 256
Author: Laurie Aaron Hird
Publisher: Krause Publications

Download and read online The Farmer s Wife Sampler Quilt in PDF and EPUB Be Inspired by the Stories &break;&break;The 1922, The Farmer's Wife magazine posed this question to their readers: "If you had a daughter of marriageable age, would you, in light of your own experience, have her marry a farmer?" The magazine at the time had 750,000 subscribers, and received over 7,000 letters. The best answers to this question are included in this book, along with the traditional quilt blocks they inspired. &break;&break;Laurie Aaron Hird provides everything you need to be inspired and create your own sampler quilt: &break; 111 six-inch quilt blocks, with assembly diagrams for piecing the blocks and template cutting directions&break; Complete instruction for making a sampler quilt in any traditional size: lap, twin, queen or king&break; CD with easy-to-print, full-sized templates for all 111 blocks, and printable quilt construction diagrams&break; 42 letters from the 1922 Farmer's Wife contest to give you a priceless glimpse into our country's past


Carrie Hall Blocks

Filename: carrie-hall-blocks.pdf
ISBN: 1574327011
Release Date: 1999
Number of pages: 183
Author: Bettina Havig
Publisher: Amer Quilters Society

Download and read online Carrie Hall Blocks in PDF and EPUB An enterprising young woman in the early 1900s, Carrie Alma Hackett Hall was determined to piece a cloth block for every known patchwork pattern of more than 850 blocks. This new release makes most of that historic collection available to everyone in splendid full-color photographs and features over 200 patterns and assembly diagrams to help you reproduce the blocks in your own quilts.


The Farmer s Wife Pony Club Sampler Quilt

Filename: the-farmer-s-wife-pony-club-sampler-quilt.pdf
ISBN: 0982910479
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Number of pages: 294
Author: Laurie Aaron Hird
Publisher:

Download and read online The Farmer s Wife Pony Club Sampler Quilt in PDF and EPUB


Civil War Women

Filename: civil-war-women.pdf
ISBN: 9781571208095
Release Date: 2010-11-05
Number of pages: 128
Author: Barbara Brackman
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

Download and read online Civil War Women in PDF and EPUB North and South, black and white - the story of the War Between the States is embedded in the soul of every American. In her second book on quilts and the Civil War, Barbara Brackman introduces 9 women who lived during those turbulent times, matching each woman to a quilt that she might have made herself. 9 projects adapted from period quilts, with patterns and instructions. Excellent reference book for Civil War re-enactors; offers creative activities related to each woman’s story. Fascinating information about 9 real-life American women and their experiences during the Civil War, from abolitionist speaker Lucy Stone to freed slave Susie Taylor King to Confederate spy Belle Edmondson. Make a reproduction quilt and forge a personal link to the women of the Civil War!


Facts Fabrications Unraveling the History of Quilts Slavery

Filename: facts-fabrications-unraveling-the-history-of-quilts-slavery.pdf
ISBN: 9781607053866
Release Date: 2010-11-05
Number of pages: 112
Author: Barbara Brackman
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

Download and read online Facts Fabrications Unraveling the History of Quilts Slavery in PDF and EPUB Did Quilts Really Lead the Way to Freedom? What role did quilts play? Barbara explores the stories surrounding the Underground Railroad. Read about the people who were there! First-person accounts, newspaper and military records, and surviving quilts all add clues. YOU decide how to interpret the stories and history, fabrication and facts as you learn about this fascinating time in history. Excellent resource for elementary through high school learners - curriculum included! Recall an unforgettable phase of our nation's history with America's leading quilt historian. Barbara Brackman presents the most current research on the role of quilts during the time of slavery, emancipation, and the Underground Railroad. Nine quilt projects combine historic blocks with Barbara's own designs.