Desert Sands


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-903

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
SVA150023
DateDataF006b
04-18-2015
locationF007f
Sierra Vista Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Desert Sands
OverallWidthF12a
88.75 inches
OverallLengthF012b
97.75 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Brown
OtherColorF014c
Yellow, Green, Brown, Beige, Tan
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

TypeInscripF019
Date
Message
Multiple Names
ContInscripF020
Desert Sands, Handmade by Sharon L. Raymond, Quilted by Pat Boeck, September, 2014
DateInscripF020a
09-2014
MethodInscripF021
Attached label
Ink
LocInscripF022
on back
OtherLocInscripF022a
Back, Lower Right
DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
DateFinishF023b
09-2014
FamDateF023c
c. 2014
OtherDateF023e
Owner
SourceMatF063
Purchased new
OthSourceF063a
Local Quilt Store

Specific Description

LayFormatF024
Horizontal strip
AltNameF011
111a Variation, Thousand Pyramids
BrackmanF011a
111a Variation
SizeBlockF027
inches
SpacingF029
Side by side
NumBlockPatF030
1, Triangles
NumBordersF033
3
BordDescF034
1= 1 3/4", 2= 1 7/8", 3= 3 1/2 inches. Borders on all sides, Plain fabric same as quilt, Pieced.

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabPrintF037
Print
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
Strip/string Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
No

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton or polyester blend
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Boeck, Patt
QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton, Cotton
ThrColorF049b
Beige, Beige
DesignF052a
All-over-design
DesignF052b
Feathering
DesignF052d
Longarm Quilted
FeaturesF053
not commercial

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Blue or Navy
NumPiecesF042
3
WidthPiecesF042a
41.25 x 86, 38 x 87, 16.5 x 88 3/4 inches
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Print
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Sharon L. Raymond
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
09-2014, Owner made it
SourceInfoF088b
Owner
DateObtainedF088c
04-12-2015
QuiltTopF054
Raymond, Sharon L.
GenderF098
Female

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
NameGroupF120
Crossroads Quilters
LocGroupF121
Sonoita, Arizona
NumQuiltsF123
5-20 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
FavesF130
I love to design my own quilts and applique
AddNotesF132
Both my mother and grandmother quilted. My grandmother had a huge quilting frame in her sewing room and I can remember her and friends quilting on it.

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
12
3
2015
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
Still Image

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

OwnerCountryF086b
United States

Detail Images


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Additional Records

No additional records