Christmas Cactus


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-291

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
KRH001
DateDataF006b
10-26-2014
locationF007f
Sierra Vista, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Christmas Cactus
OverallWidthF12a
26.75 inches
OverallLengthF012b
28.25 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Coral
Turquoise or Teal
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

OtherTypeInscripF019a
Label on Back
ContInscripF020
Christmas Cactus karen robinson horton Sierra Vista, AZ #98036 + SW Logo
DateInscripF020a
1998
MethodInscripF021
Attached label
Computer generated
LocInscripF022
on back
DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
DateBegunF023a
1998
DateFinishF023b
1998
FamDateF023c
1998
SourceMatF063
Purchased new

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Christmas Cactus
LayFormatF024
Medallion or framed center
TopSourceF064
Commercial/Published source: Pattern
CommSourceF064b
Designer' Workshop, Eileen Bahring Sullivan 1997
SizeBlockF027
inches
MedallionF031
Pieced medallion, 20L 19.25W
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
Borders on all sides but varying widths 3, 3.5, 4 for outer border and .25 inch partial inner border on right side and .75% of bottom.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Geometric
Plaid
Print
ConstrucF038
Foundation Piecing
Machine Piecing
PaperF038i
no
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
EmbellTechF038f
No
UniqueF038h
Applique of flowers from medallion center overlap the border.

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton or polyester blend
BattLoftF048a
Medium (3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Horton, Karen Robinson
QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Top nylon, bobbin cotton
ThrColorF049b
Top invisible, bottom teal
DesignF052a
Meander/free motion
Outline
DesignF052c
Meander
DesignF052d
Shadowed diamond pattern in outer border
FeaturesF053
Sleeve

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Turquoise or Teal
NumPiecesF042
1
WidthPiecesF042a
26.75 x 28.25
DescBackF043
Print
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Karen Robinson Horton
OwnerCityF084
Sierra Vista
OwnerCountyF085
Cochise
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
OwnerZipF087
85650
ProvenanceF058a
Made by owner in 1998 as a sample for local quilt shop.
SourceInfoF088b
Karen Horton
DateObtainedF088c
10-26-2014
QuiltTopF054
Horton, Karen Robinson
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
09-04-1945
MarriageF099b
04-14-1973
EthnicF101
WASP
EdBkgdF102
BS in Occupational Therapy + graduate studies
RelAffF103
Unitarian Universalist

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Occupational Therapist,Crafts Director, Museum Exhibit Manager, Tour Leader
BirthplaceCityF098a
Prescott
BirthplaceStateF098b
Arizona
EnviroF104c
Urban
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
StAddressF105
3305 Eagle Ridge Drive
CountyF106
Cochise
CityF106a
Sierra Vista
StateF107
Arizona (AZ)
ZipcodeF107c
85650
CountryF108
United States
PhonNoF108a
520-378-2460
MaidenF097b
Robinson
FatherNameF109
Robinson, Richard Edgar
BplaceF109a
Gardner, MA
EthBkgrndF110
WASP
MotherNameF111
Ballou Virginia
BplaceF111a
Gardner, MA
EthBkgrndF112
WASP
SpouseF113
Horton, Jimmy Jerome
EthBkgrndF114
WASP
OccupationF115
Army, HR, Tour leader
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Class
From guild or club member
Self-Taught
WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Gifts
Income
Pleasure
NameGroupF120
Hummingbird Stitcher's Quilt Guild
LocGroupF121
Sierra Vista, Arizona
SpecialGroupF122
community service, classes, programs
NumQuiltsF123
more than 50
SellQuiltF127
yes
PriceF128
$50-$700 depending on size and complexity
TeachF129
yes
FavesF130
Machine piecing and quilting, prefers all over patterns and especially enjoys scrap quilts.

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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
CreditLineF080b
Karen Horton
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

ExhibitListF067a
Exhibited at 2000 Hummingbird Stitcher's Quilt Show Received a Blue Ribbon

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
ReasonsF060
Other
OtherF060a
As sample for a local quilt shop
QDesignF060b
Artwork/wall hanging
PresUseF062
Artwork/wall hanging
IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
Quilt owner
RelnQuiltF007
Quiltmaker
Quilt owner
IfQmakerF007a
Made entire quilt
IfQownerF007b
Made the quilt
OwnerCountryF086b
United States

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Additional Records

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