Hawaiian Snowflake


Quilt Index Record: 64-E6-F

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Country Heritage Park
InstProjNameF003a
Canada Packers Competition Collection 1979-97
InstInvContrNumF004
CPQC3-91

Information source fields

IdentPersonF006
Author/researcher
RelnQuiltF007
Other
SourceOtherF006a
Judy Lyons, on behalf of Country Heritage Park
DateDataF006b
September 2012
interviewerF007e
Murray Stewart
locationF007f
CHP 8560 Tremaine Road, Milton, ON

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Hawaiian Snowflake
OwnerNameF010
Hawaiian Snowflake
OverallWidthF12a
85-1/2"
OverallLengthF012b
89"
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
PredomColorsF014
Cream
Green
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
DateFinishF023b
1981
FamDateF023c
1981
OtherExDateF023d
1981
OtherDateF023e
Appraiser

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
25
SizeBlockF027
13-3/4" x 13-3/4"
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
BlockStyleF030a
Same block throughout
SashWidthF032
2"
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
4-1/4" outer white border

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
No
PaperF038i
no

Quilt back materials and construction

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Cream

Quilt binding

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Front turned to back
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
ThrTypeF049a
cotton
ThrColorF049b
white
NumStitchedF050
12
NumStitchF051
12
WidthF051a
1"+
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
In-the-ditch
Outline
DesignF052b
Cables
DesignF052d
special circular motif in corners

Quiltmaker identification

MakerGroupNameF097
Waddell, Doris

Quilt provenance

LocMadeF057a
Bath
ProvProvF057e
Ontario
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
AcquiredF058
Purchase
QuiltHistF059
One of ten quilts purchased from various makers in recognition of a treaditional continuing Canadian Craft. Makers not recorded at time of collecting. (If makers' names were collected, they were not transferred with the quilts.)

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Challenge or Contest entry
PresUseF062
Exhibit
Museum collection

Quilt design and materials sources

SourceMatF063
Purchased new

Exhibition history of quilt

ExhibitListF067a
There is a booking list available onsite at Country Heritage Park, listing where the quilts were exhibited.

Contests entered

ContestListF071a
District 3 Quinte Fair

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public
OwnerNameF082a
Country Heritage Park (Country Heritage Agricultural Society)
OwnerCityF084
Milton
OwnerProvinceF086a
Ontario
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Other source materials available for this quilt

RelItemsF088a
Many newspaper articles, DVD of Canada Packers representative who was instrumental in this original collection and the later collections, series of articles in The Canadian Quilter, A Quarterly Newsletter of the Canadian Quilters' Association/Association canadienne de la courtepointe.

Quiltmaker personal information

GenderF098
Female

Quiltmaker address

CityF106a
Bath
ProvF107a
Ontario
CountryF108
Canada

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

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