Autumn Glory


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-242

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
SVA140086
DateDataF006b
04-26-2014
locationF007f
Sierra Vista, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
TypeObjOtherF008a
SW
QuiltTitleF009
Autumn Glory
OverallWidthF12a
57 inches
OverallLengthF012b
70.75 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Brown
Green
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
DateBegunF023a
c.2014
DateFinishF023b
c.2014
SourceMatF063
Other
OthSourceF063a
Local Quilt Store

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
SW
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
20
SizeBlockF027
12.5 x 12.5 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
NumBlockPatF030
1
SashWidthF032
.5 inch
NumBordersF033
1
BordDescF034
The 2.5 inch plain weave border surrounds all sides of the quilt and is made of the same fabric as the sashing.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Batiks (for contemporary quilts)
Dotted
Floral
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
UniqueF038h
Quilt as you go - Sashing is added.

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Top & Bobbin: Cotton
ThrColorF049b
Top: Varigated
DesignF052a
Meander/free motion
Outline
DesignF052d
The quilt pattern in the sashing/border is meander/free motion.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
Backing Color: includes Lime
ColorBackingF040b
Black
Green
Yellow
NumPiecesF042
43
WidthPiecesF042a
57 inches
DescBackF043
Different fabrics
Print

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Starr Seesler
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
October 2013. Quilt Completed.
SourceInfoF088b
Owner Info
DateObtainedF088c
04-26-2014
RelItemsF088a
My creativity derives from my father's artistry. His artistic DNA comes out in my love of color, textures, form, and design. He would have been a good quilter.
QuiltTopF054
Seesler, Starr
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
02-10-1943
EthnicF101
German-English-Welsh
EdBkgdF102
AA Liberal Arts

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Retired
BirthplaceCityF098a
St. Louis
BirthplaceStateF098b
Missouri
EnviroF104c
Urban
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
StateF107
Arizona (AZ)
CountryF108
United States
FatherNameF109
Seesler, Howard J
BplaceF109a
St. Louis, MO
EthBkgrndF110
German
MotherNameF111
Melvin, Glendora A
BplaceF111a
West Frankfort, IL
EthBkgrndF112
English-Welsh
LearnedToQuiltF117
From guild or club member
Self-Taught
WhenQuiltF118
Age 40-49

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Gifts
Income
Pleasure
NameGroupF120
Hummingbird Stitchers Quilt Guild
LocGroupF121
Sierra Vista, AZ
SpecialGroupF122
Community Quilts, Quilt Shows, Fund Raising.
NumQuiltsF123
5-20 quilts
SellQuiltF127
yes
PriceF128
$175, Nov 2013. $100 Feb 2014. $30 pillow shams Mar 2014; Wall-quilt $45.
TeachF129
only informally
FavesF130
Favor SW themed fabrics & designs, fiber arts, & art quilts, wall quilts; machine quilting.
AddNotesF132
See pg 1-2
OtherSourceMat
Pattern obtained from SW Decoratives.com

Image Upload

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Detail 1
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Detail 2
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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
10
28
2014
CE

Information source fields

AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
CopyRestF080c
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DistribRestF080d
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
DisplayResF080e
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
LicenseF080f
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Quilt Alliance
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

Contest, Exhibits, Essays, journals

PattSourceF065
Other
OthPattSourceF065a
swdecoratives.com
AddNotesF066
This is first quilt I quilted in quilt-as-you-go technique.

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

ProvStateF057d
Arizona (AZ)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
ReasonsF060
Art or personal expression
Personal enjoyment
IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
Quilt owner
RelnQuiltF007
Quiltmaker
Quilt owner
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Made the quilt
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


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