Signing Off: Lancaster Spring Quilt Show

A bit overdue, but one last report my Spring time quilt adventures.  The same weekend as AQS there is a local quilt show held in Lancaster as well.    This year the main exhibit was a collection of antique signature quilts.

1920 Hamilton County, Indiana

Fan Quilt
1920 Hamilton County, Indiana

These quilts are the essence of why hand made quilts are special–the people who made them.

Hexagon Flower Wreath 1935 Location Unknown

Hexagon Flower Wreath
1935 Location Unknown

Rail Road Crossing Wedding Quilt Made in 1941 as a wedding present for a soldier who died at Normandy.

Rail Road Crossing Wedding Quilt
Made in 1941 as a wedding present for a soldier who died at Normandy.

1951 Oklahoma Bible Quilt

1950 Oklahoma Bible Quilt

A favorite flower and bible verse

A favorite flower and Bible verse

Signature Star

Signature Star

Someday I hope that I have chance to make one of these!

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