Format Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors Dison, Deanna D.
Dates 1994
Location Louisiana
Union Parish
United States
Language English
Subjects Allover Pattern Quilts
Applique Quilts
Artistic Hobbies
Batting (Textiles)
Cotton Fabrics
Hand Quilting
Machine Quilting
Nine Patch Quilts
Patchwork Quilts
Photographs
Quilt Blocks
Quilt Patterns
Quilt Piecing
Quilt Tops
Quilting
Synthetic Fabrics
Title
1994 Louisiana State Winner
Contributor Names
Dison, Deanna D. (Creator)
Created / Published
Union Parish, Louisiana, December 26, 1992 - April, 1993
Subject Headings
-  Quilting
-  Quilt patterns
-  quilt piecing
-  patchwork quilts
-  quilt tops
-  batting (textiles)
-  applique quilts
-  hand quilting
-  machine quilting
-  nine patch quilts
-  artistic hobbies
-  quilt blocks
-  synthetic fabrics
-  cotton fabrics
-  allover pattern quilts
-  Photographs
-  United States -- Louisiana -- Union Parish
Genre
Photographs
Notes
-  The following information was supplied by the quiltmaker:
-  Quilt size: 85" x 72"
-  How did you choose the materials used in your quilt? "The things that were going on in my life at that time influenced the design and colors."
-  How long have you been making quilts? "Since 1961." / How did you learn to quilt? "From mother."
-  What was your primary reason for entering the Lands' End contest? Do you frequently enter your quilts in competition? "I like to compete and have entered quilts in many contests."
-  For rights information please contact the Folklife Reading Room at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/folklife.contact
Medium
Color transparency
Call Number
AFC 1997/011: Folder 9012 P1
Source Collection
Lands' End All-American Quilt Collection (AFC 1997/011)
Repository
American Folklife Center


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