Little Ship of Dreams


Quilt Index Record: 53-9E-315

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Florida Quilt Project
Sunshine State Quilters Association
InstProjNameF003a
Geneva Historical Society
InstInvContrNumF004
SSQAGHS0143

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
Quilt owner
Quilt designer
RelnQuiltF007
Quiltmaker
Quilt owner
IfQmakerF007a
Bound the quilt
Made entire quilt
Made entire quilt top
Made quilt blocks or part of quilt top
Marked the quilt top for quilting
Quilted or tied the top
PartDesF007c
Designed quilt motif

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Little Ship of Dreams
OwnerNameF010
Ships at Sea
BrackmanF011a
912.3
OverallWidthF12a
48 inches
OverallLengthF012b
72 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Red
White
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
Bright or primary colors
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
ContInscripF020
"Ships at Sea" Made by: Carol A. Dansak, Belle Vernon, PA Quilted by:Carol A. Dansak and Ladies of Methodist Church, West Newton, PA 2003
MethodInscripF021
Attached label
LocInscripF022
on back
DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
DateBegunF023a
2002
DateFinishF023b
2003

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
9
SizeBlockF027
11 x 11 inches
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by sashing with cornerstones or connecting blocks
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
SashWidthF032
3 to 3 1/2 inches
NumBordersF033
3
BordDescF034
End, top & Bottom 3 inch

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt backing and binding

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Beige or Tan
NumPiecesF042
1
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain
MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
WidthBindF047
greater than one inch

Quilt batting and Quilting description

MatUsedF048
Cotton or polyester blend
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
White
NumStitchedF050
8
NumStitchF051
10
WidthF051a
1/2 - 9 inches
KnotsF051b
yes
DesignF052a
Outline
Other

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
Carol A. Dansak
QuiltedByF055
Ladies of the Methodist Church, West Newton, pa

Quilt provenance and purpose

LocMadeF057a
Belle Vernon
ProvCountyF057b
West Moreland
ProvStateF057d
Pennsylvania (PA)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
ProvenanceF058a
Made for husband
QuiltHistF059
Made especially for a male
ReasonsF060
Other
OtherF060a
Birthday
QDesignF060b
Decorative throw
PresUseF062
Decorative throw

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new
TopSourceF064
Commercial/Published source: Book
PattSourceF065
Commercial pattern

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Carol A. Dansak
OwnerCityF084
Oviedo
OwnerCountyF085
Seminole
OwnerStateF086
Florida (FL)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
OwnerZipF087
32765
SourceInfoF088b
Owner/Quiltmaker
DateObtainedF088c
03-26-2011
RelItemsF088a
Documented on back of quilt

Quiltmaker personal information

MaidenF097b
Berg
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
07-04-1946
EdBkgdF102
H.S./Several years of college
RelAffF103
Luthern
OccupationF104
Retired now, Worked as an Engineering (SW & HW)
BirthplaceCityF098a
Charlerol
BirthplaceStateF098b
Pennsylvania
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
EnviroF104c
Rural

Quiltmaker address

StAddressF105
108 Reserve Circle # 212
CountyF106
Seminole
CityF106a
Oviedo
StateF107
Florida (FL)
ZipcodeF107c
32765
CountryF108
United States
PhonNoF108a
724-469-2037

Quiltmaker Family history

FatherNameF109
William Berg
BplaceF109a
Jones Mill, PA
MotherNameF111
Christien Schwindling
BplaceF111a
West Newton, PA
EthBkgrndF112
German
SpouseF113
George Dansak
OccupationF115
Design Engineer (Construction)

Quiltmaker personal quilting history

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Class
From Friend
WhenQuiltF118
Age 50 or over
WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
NameGroupF120
Fellsberg Quilters
LocGroupF121
PA
SpecialGroupF122
No

Other quilts made by quiltmaker

NumQuiltsF123
5-20 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
FavesF130
Hand quilting
AddNotesF132
Just a hobby so I found a friend and started quilting

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
7
2
2012
CE

Detail Images


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