Photo, Print, Drawing 1996 Maine State Winner
About this Item
- 1996 Maine State Winner
- Contributor Names
- Chase, Lori (Creator)
- Created / Published
- Deer Isle, Maine, 1994
- Subject Headings
- - Quilting
- - Quilt patterns
- - quilt piecing
- - quilt tops
- - embroidery
- - aesthetics
- - batting (textiles)
- - hand quilting
- - machine quilting
- - commemorative quilts
- - synthetic fabrics
- - art quilts
- - cotton fabrics
- - painted quilts
- - pictorial quilts
- - quilt art
- - computer generated images
- - photo transfer quilts
- - storm at sea quilts
- - story quilts
- - Photographs
- - United States -- Maine -- Deer Isle
- - The following information was supplied by the quiltmaker:
- - Quilt size: 108" x 60"
- - Where did you learn the pattern? "Self taught"
- - How did you choose the materials used in your quilt? "A bolt of cotton muslin was transformed by various methods - was best suited for the applications."
- - How long have you been making quilts? "17 years" / How did you learn to quilt? "Self -- courses at Haystack School of Crafts."
- - What was your primary reason for entering the Lands' End contest? "Public awareness of issues as a politically motivated work."
- - 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. It was nice though."
- - 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 9081 P1
- Source Collection
- Lands' End All-American Quilt Collection (AFC 1997/011)
- American Folklife Center
- Online Format
FormatPhoto, Print, Drawing
Computer Generated Images
Photo Transfer Quilts
Storm at Sea Quilts
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This collection includes materials from the "All-American Quilt Contest" sponsored by Coming Home, a division of Lands' End and Good Housekeeping. The quilt contest winning entries from 1992 to 1996 are displayed with the permission of Coming Home which retains its rights.
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Chicago citation style:
Chase, Lori. Maine State Winner. Deer Isle Maine United States, 1996. Deer Isle, Maine. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/qlt000560/. (Accessed March 21, 2018.)
APA citation style:
Chase, L. (1996) Maine State Winner. Deer Isle Maine United States, 1996. Deer Isle, Maine. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/qlt000560/.
MLA citation style:
Chase, Lori. Maine State Winner. Deer Isle, Maine. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/qlt000560/>.