Quilts Go From Covers To Barns With Special Book Signing Scheduled

“Quilts belong on beds, or across the lap when going for a sleigh ride on a snowy Christmas morning, perhaps around one’s legs while relaxing in the easy chair, or maybe just a pretty throw over the back of the divan.”

Well, at least that used to be the case with the beautiful, uniquely and meticulously quilted three-layered padded cloths sewn with precision stitches by grandmothers, their daughters and then even granddaughters. The “patchwork” top would typically be made of a series of “blocks” (all identical, or of diverse design), done sequentially, and then assembled.

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