Photos, Prints, Drawings 1994 3rd Place National Winner
About this Item
- 1994 3rd Place National Winner
- Other Title
- Title of Quilt: Lady of the Lake
- Contributor Names
- Potter, Maggie (Creator)
- Created / Published
- Walnut Creek, California, 1993
- Subject Headings
- - Quilting
- - Quilt patterns
- - quilt piecing
- - quilt tops
- - aesthetics
- - batting (textiles)
- - artistic hobbies
- - quilt blocks
- - synthetic fabrics
- - cotton fabrics
- - lady of the lake quilts
- - Photographs
- - United States -- California -- Walnut Creek
- - The following information was supplied by the quiltmaker:
- - What was your primary reason for entering the Lands' End contest? Do you frequently enter your quilts in competition? "Personal goal, yes."
- - Has being a winner in the Land's End contest made a difference in your life? Has it changed the way you look at your work as a quilt maker? "No, No."
- - Quilt size: 60" x 71"
- - Where did you learn the pattern? "The Quilters Album of Blocks and Borders."
- - How did you choose the materials used in your quilt? "I take good color combinations from my fabric collection."
- - How long have you been making quilts? "13 years." / How did you learn to quilt? "Basic quilting class, art and design background."
- - For rights information please contact the Folklife Reading Room at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/folklife.contact
- Color transparency
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1997/011: Folder 8988 P1
- Source Collection
- Lands' End All-American Quilt Collection (AFC 1997/011)
- American Folklife Center
- Online Format
FormatPhotos, Prints, Drawings
Lady of the Lake Quilts
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Potter, Maggie. 1994 3rd Place National Winner. Walnut Creek, California, 1994. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/qlt000470/. (Accessed August 31, 2016.)
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Potter, M. (1994) 1994 3rd Place National Winner. Walnut Creek, California. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/qlt000470/.
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Potter, Maggie. 1994 3rd Place National Winner. Walnut Creek, California, 1994. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/qlt000470/>.