Back to Nature


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-92

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
130109
DateDataF006b
06-08-2013
locationF007f
Tucson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Back to Nature
OverallWidthF12a
91.5 inches
OverallLengthF012b
101.5 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Green
QuiltSpecColorF014a
Butterscotch
Claret or Wine
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
DateBegunF023a
c.2011
DateFinishF023b
c.2011
FamDateF023c
c.2011
SourceMatF063
Purchased new
Other
OthSourceF063a
Commercial Kit; Local Quilt Store.

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Back to Nature
LayFormatF024
Other
AltNameF011
Sampler-varied blocks in kit.
TopSourceF064
Commercial/Published source: Kit
OthTopSourceF064a
South Seas
CommSourceF064b
South Seas
NumBlockF026
13
SizeBlockF027
MedallionF031
17.5" x 17.5"; Pieced.
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
Triangles
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
NumBlockPatF030
13; Sampler
NumBordersF033
3; 2", 1.5", 4", 5.75"
BordDescF034
The 3 plain borders are made of the same fabric as the quilt, 2 borders surround all sides. 4"x70" Flying Geese border insert-top & bottom.

Quilt top materials and construction

FabPrintF037
Batiks (for contemporary quilts)
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
MatUsedF048
Cotton or polyester blend
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Montana, Lisa Crews
QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
ThrTypeF049a
Cotton
ThrColorF049b
Tan
DesignF052a
Echo
Other
DesignF052b
Floral
Vines
Other
DesignF052d
Quilting in sashing/border includes floral, vines, and Geometric.
FeaturesF053
Arrangement of blocks in on-point. Other Motifs are Greek key, leaves, waves. Medallion is surrounded by blocks. Display mechanism is a sleeve.

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Gold
Green
NumPiecesF042
1
WidthPiecesF042a
91.5 inches
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Lynne Jensen
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
ProvenanceF058a
Made by owner, Jan 2013.
SourceInfoF088b
Jensen, Lynne
DateObtainedF088c
c.2013
QuiltTopF054
Jensen, Lynne
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
02-16-1945
MarriageF099b
08-08-1964
EthnicF101
Caucasian
EdBkgdF102
College grad
RelAffF103
Protestant

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Retired
BirthplaceCityF098a
Chicago
BirthplaceStateF098b
Illinois
EnviroF104c
Urban
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
StateF107
Arizona (AZ)
CountryF108
United States
FatherNameF109
Acker, Ralph
BplaceF109a
Chicago, IL
EthBkgrndF110
Caucasian
MotherNameF111
Acker, Effie
BplaceF111a
Chicago, IL
EthBkgrndF112
Caucasian
SpouseF113
Jensen, Jim
EthBkgrndF114
Caucasian
NoChildF116
4
NoFemF116a
2
NoMaleF116b
2
LearnedToQuiltF117
From Class
WhenQuiltF118
Age 20-29

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
NameGroupF120
Quilters 2
LocGroupF121
Voyager RV Resort, Tucson, AZ.
SpecialGroupF122
Make charity quilts.
NumQuiltsF123
more than 50
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
yes
FavesF130
Paper piecing-traditional & contemporary pattern.

Image Upload

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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
4
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

Why and where was the quilt made; source of info

LocMadeF057a
Tucson
ProvStateF057d
Arizona (AZ)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment
QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
PresUseF062
Bedding, daily use
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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