Hawaiian Landscape (Applique)


Quilt Index Record: 53-9E-29C

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Florida Quilt Project
Sunshine State Quilters Association
InstProjNameF003a
Geneva Historical Society
InstInvContrNumF004
SSQAGHS00041

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
DateDataF006b
03-26-2011
RelnQuiltF007
Quiltmaker
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Made the quilt
PartDesF007c
Other
IfOtherF007d
Teacher, Helen Gascon at University of Hawaii.

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Hawaiian Landscape (Applique)
OwnerNameF010
True Hawaiian quilt
AltNameF011
Hawaiian quilt
OverallWidthF12a
96 inches
OverallLengthF012b
101 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Embellished or trimmed
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
DateQuiltF023
1950-1975
DateBegunF023a
1971
DateFinishF023b
November 2001
FamDateF023c
Always
DateInfoF023f
Started in Hawaii, finished in Florida

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Other
NumBordersF033
1 Hawaiian Surf
BordDescF034
Baby blue background, Royal blue 8 palm trees

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Turquoise border ocean waves
ConstrucF038
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
EmbMatF039
Cotton thread

Quilt backing and binding

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Light baby blue
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
2' 10", 2' 10", 2' 10"
DescBackF043
Solid/plain
MatUsedF044
Cotton
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting and Quilting description

MatUsedF048
Cotton
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton quilting thread
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
6
NumStitchF051
5
WidthF051a
1/2, 1/4, 1/8 inch
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
All-over-design
Echo
DesignF052c
Parallel lines

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Marilyn Ann Whitehurst
QuiltedByF055
Marilyn Ann Whitehurst

Quilt provenance and purpose

LocMadeF057a
Orlando
ProvCountyF057b
Orange
ProvStateF057d
Florida (FL)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
QuiltHistF059
First quilt made, now have made 5 quilts. Daughter died and this quilt was theropy as it was made. It took 30 years. All hand made.
ReasonsF060
Other
OtherF060a
To Learn how to quilt.
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
OtherQDesignF061a
Now on spare bedroom bed.
PresUseF062
Decorative throw
OthPresUseF062a
Making pillow shams to match.

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
TopSourceF064
Other
OthTopSourceF064a
University of Hawaii class, Teacher Helen Gascon.
PattSourceF065
Other
OthPattSourceF065a
Ocean, Palm trees
CommSourceF065b
University of Hawaii

Exhibition history of quilt

ExhibitListF067a
Exhibited at Quilt Show in Orlando. Also have appraisal on qiolt from Teddy Pruitt 01-25-2003
ContestListF071a
Only one, Orlando. Got nothing because I am not a member of quilting club.

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Marilyn Ann Whitehurst
OwnerCityF084
Orlando
OwnerCountyF085
Orange
OwnerStateF086
Florida (FL)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
32808
SourceInfoF088b
Have appraisal and picture.
DateObtainedF088c
01-25-2003
RelItemsF088a
Janet Pruett - appraisal 2000 $2,775

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Mellinger
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
05-28-1937
EthnicF101
German/Slovic
EdBkgdF102
College
RelAffF103
Catholic
OccupationF104
Legal assistant for Government
BirthplaceCityF098a
Joliet
BirthplaceStateF098b
Illinois
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Urban

Quiltmaker address

StAddressF105
2877 Willow Run
CountyF106
Orange
CityF106a
Orlando
StateF107
Florida (FL)
ZipcodeF107c
32808
CountryF108
United States
PhonNoF108a
407-297-4301

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
Clarence Mellinger
BplaceF109a
Kankakee, ILL
EthBkgrndF110
German
MotherNameF111
Anna Mae Herbenak
BplaceF111a
Joliet, ILL
EthBkgrndF112
Slovic
NoChildF116
1
NoFemF116a
1

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Class
WhenQuiltF118
Age 30-39
WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
Therapy
OtherF119a
Such a joy and gift of "love".

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
FavesF130
Making a game quilt for my great grandson at present time.
CustomsF131
Not really, can't sleep, quilt.
AddNotesF132
Retired U. S. Government employee after 30 years. Enjoy quilting.
OtherSourceMat
University of Hawaii library

Images

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Image Information

ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
CD-ROM
DateF079
3
26
2011
CE
photocredit079a1
Mary Jo Martin
AccessF080
Open/Public Domain

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
Cris Owen
dateverified
6
14
2012
CE

Detail Images


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