Flying Feathers


Quilt Index Record: 53-9E-11C

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Florida Quilt Project
Sunshine State Quilters Association
InstProjNameF003a
SunBonnet Sue Quilt Guild
InstInvContrNumF004
TSSQASSQG00009

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
01-20-2011
RelnQuiltF007
Quiltmaker
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Made the quilt
PartDesF007c
Designed quilt motif
Designed the pattern
locationF007f
Vero Beach. Florida

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Flying Feathers
OwnerNameF010
Princess Feather with Flying Geese
AltNameF011
Princess Feather
OverallWidthF12a
38.75 in
OverallLengthF012b
39 1/8 in
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Cream
Green
Red
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
TypeInscripF019
Date
Place
Other
ContInscripF020
Name & address of maker, name of quilt
DateInscripF020a
July 2004
MethodInscripF021
Attached label
Ink
LocInscripF022
on back
DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
DateBegunF023a
Early 2004
DateFinishF023b
July 2004

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Nontraditional or art
NumBlockF026
1
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
Variation of Greek key

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
Other
UniqueF037b
Tone on tone
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
PaperF038i
no

Quilt backing and binding

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream
NumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043
Print
Same fabric used throughout
MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Hand sewn
Home cut
Machine sewn
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting and Quilting description

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
Cream, red
NumStitchedF050
8
NumStitchF051
8
WidthF051a
Varied
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
In-the-ditch
DesignF052c
Parallel lines
DesignF052d
Double line
FeaturesF053
Excellant

Quilt provenance and purpose

LocMadeF057a
Ft. Pierce
ProvCountyF057b
St. Lucie
ProvStateF057d
Florida (FL)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
ReasonsF060
Art or personal expression
Challenge or Contest entry
Personal enjoyment
QDesignF060b
Artwork/wall hanging
PresUseF062
Artwork/wall hanging

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
TopSourceF064
Original to maker
PattSourceF065
Original to maker
Public domain

Exhibition history of quilt

ExhibitListF067a
2004 Hoffman Challenge Collection E (traveled to various quilt shows nationwide). Sun Bonnet Sue Quilt Guild Show 2005 in Vero Beach, Fl. "Quilts Fill our Lives: An American Legacy" exhibited in Minnetrista Museum in Muncie, IN.
ContestListF071a
2004 Hoffman Challenge - best hand workmanship in mixed technique. 2007 - "Quilts Fill our Lives: An American Legacy" - organized by the Quilters Hall of Fame in Marion, Indiana & Minnetrista (museum and cultural center) in Muncie, Indiana

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Mook, Martha
OwnerCityF084
Ft. Pierce
OwnerCountyF085
St. Lucie
OwnerStateF086
Florida (FL)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
34981
SourceInfoF088b
Mook, Martha
DateObtainedF088c
01-20-2011
RelItemsF088a
Quilters Newsletter March, 2005. CD of Hoffman Challenge 2004

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1947
EthnicF101
American
EdBkgdF102
Masters
OccupationF104
Retired
BirthplaceCityF098a
Sarasota
BirthplaceStateF098b
Florida
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Urban

Quiltmaker Family history

NoChildF116
2
NoFemF116a
1
NoMaleF116b
1

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
Self-Taught
WhenQuiltF118
Age 40-49
WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
Other
OtherF119a
Challenges, to design quilts.
NameGroupF120
SunBonnet Sue Quilt Guild
LocGroupF121
Vero Beach, Fl.
SpecialGroupF122
Charities

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

NumQuiltsF123
20-50 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
only informally
FavesF130
Enjoys designing quilts
CustomsF131
None

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Image Information

InvenNumF075
tssqassqg00009
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
DateF079
1
20
2011
CE
photocredit079a1
Roberta McCullough

File Information

Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

data verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Dot Butler
dateverified
4
19
2012
CE

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