Grandmother's Flower Garden


Quilt Index Record: 67-EC-968

Overall Quilt Description

InstNameF003
Arizona Quilt Documentation Project
InstInvContrNumF004
PAY140024
DateDataF006b
08-21-2014
locationF007f
Payson, Arizona
TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
QuiltTitleF009
Grandmother's Flower Garden
OverallWidthF12a
80 inches
OverallLengthF012b
95 inches
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Scalloped
OverallColorF14b
Multicolor
PredomColorsF014
Blue or Navy
Green
Lavender
Purple
Red
Yellow
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use

Overall Quilt Description - condition, inscriptions and fabric source

DamageF016
Fading
DateQuiltF023
1950-1975
FamDateF023c
C:1950's
SourceMatF063
Unknown

Specific Description

SubjQuiltF025
Grandmother's Flower Garden
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
Grandmother's Flower Garden
TopSourceF064
Public domain/traditional pattern
BrackmanF011a
160K
NumBlockF026
297, l8 half blocks
SizeBlockF027
4.50 X 5 inches
BlockStyleF030a
Hexagons
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight
SpacingF029
Separated by garden maze sashing
NumBordersF033
None

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Floral
Geometric
Multiple scrap
Novelty
Plaid
Print
Solid/plain
ConstrucF038
English template Piecing
Hand Piecing
ConstrucF038d
Other novelty technique
EmbellTechF038f
No
UniqueF039a
Fussy Cut

Quilt Construction - binding, batting, quilting

MatUsedF044
Cotton
FabStrucF045
Plain weave
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Bias grain
Hand sewn
Machine sewn
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
MatUsedF048
Cannot tell
BattLoftF048a
Thin (Less than 3/16?)
QuiltedByF055
Tollefson, Evelyn Lucille
QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
DesignF052a
Echo

Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
ColorBackingF040b
Green
NumPiecesF042
Two
WidthPiecesF042a
1 X 80, 80 X 93 inches
DescBackF043
Same fabric used throughout
Solid/plain

Ownership and Contact Information - Quilt maker Family Information

OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Valice M. Warner
OwnerCityF084
Overgaard
OwnerCountyF085
Navajo
OwnerStateF086
Arizona (AZ)
OwnerZipF087
85933
ProvenanceF058a
Approximately 1970
SourceInfoF088b
Giblin, Marilyn M.
DateObtainedF088c
08-21-2014
RelItemsF088a
This quilt won first place in both Ozaukee County and Wisconsin State Fair in 1957.  Newspaper article with phont of quilt and maker is available.
QuiltTopF054
Tollefson, Evelyn Lucille
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
12-16-1910
MarriageF099b
07-17-1930
DeathF100
10-10-2000
EthnicF101
Norwegian
EdBkgdF102
High School
RelAffF103
Wisconsin Synod Lutheran

Quilt maker Personal Information

OccupationF104
Homemaker
BirthplaceCityF098a
Viroqua
BirthplaceStateF098b
Wisconsin
EnviroF104c
Rural
BirthplaceCountryF098d
United States
MaidenF097b
Matson
FatherNameF109
Matson, Mathias
BplaceF109a
Norway
EthBkgrndF110
Norwegian
MotherNameF111
Matson, Marit Tande
BplaceF111a
Norway
SpouseF113
Tollefson, Kenneth
EthBkgrndF114
Norwegian
NoChildF116
Three
NoFemF116a
Two
NoMaleF116b
One
LearnedToQuiltF117
Self-Taught
WhenQuiltF118
Age 30-39

Quilt Personal Quilting History

WhyQuiltF119
Pleasure
NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no

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Data Verification

verify
yes
verifiedby
Lynn Miller
dateverified
12
30
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

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