Wild Flowers


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-54

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
09-18-2016
locationF007f
St Andrews
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Knie, Lisa
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Knie, Lisa
MaidenF097b
Specht
EthnicF101
Canadian - German
OccupationF104
Seamstress
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1946
BirthplaceCityF098a
Nurnberg
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Germany
MarriageF099b
1969
EdBkgdF102
High School
AddNotesF132
Germany 1946 Calgary, Ab 1957 Salem, Oregon 1960 Edmonton, Ab 1970 Calgary, AB 1975
CityF106a
Calgary
ProvF107a
Alberta
CountryF108
Canada
SpouseF113
Knie, Rainer
EthBkgrndF114
1941, Posen, Germany, Canadian - German
OccupationF115
Marketing
NoChildF116
2
FatherNameF109
Knie, Theodor
BplaceF109a
Muchen, Germany
MotherNameF111
Burweger, Walburga
BplaceF111a
Nurnberg, Germany
EthBkgrndF110
German
EthBkgrndF112
German
NumQuiltsF123
20-50 quilts
OtherSourceMat
Has 30 - given away 15

Quilt Maker's Information

NameGroupF120
various
LearnedToQuiltF117
Other
WhenQuiltF118
Age 20-29
FavesF130
Hand and machine
essay
Learned to quilt from Gina Brown's daughter in Edmonton and Joy Nixon First quilt of smaller appliqué

Quilt Description and History

description
Wild flowers - flying geese
QuiltTitleF009
Wild Flowers
OwnerNameF010
Wild Flowers
TopSourceF064
Pattern
SourceMatF063
Purchased new
IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
DateInfoF023f
2001
LocMadeF057a
Calgary
ProvProvF057e
Alberta
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
DateBegunF023a
1990
DateFinishF023b
2001
ReasonsF060
Personal enjoyment
OtherF060a
Loved the flowers

Quilt Description and History

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
QuiltedByF055
MacDonald, Laura

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
70"
OverallLengthF012b
88"
SizeBlockF027
9 1/2" x 9 1/2"
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
1" 7"
SashWidthF032
2 1/2"
WidthBindF047
less than a half inch
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Beige or Tan
Blue or Navy
Brown
Fuchsia
Gold
Green
Lavender
Orange
Pink
Purple
Red
Rust

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
SubjQuiltF025
Wildflowers
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
AltNameF011
applique blocks
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBlockF026
15, 10 1/2 blocks, 4 1/4 blocks
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

SpacingF029
Separated by plain sashing
FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Batik
Dotted
Floral
Geometric
Print
UniqueF037b
tonals, gingham

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038b
Hand Applique
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Hand sewn
Machine sewn
MatUsedF048
Other
UniqueBattF048b
Bamboo

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
OthQuiltTechF049c
Long arm
DesignF052a
In-the-ditch
DesignF052b
Feathering
DesignF052d
Custom - mctavishing

. Quilt Back

FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
plain
FeaturesF053
Floral backing - cream, orange, purple and pink

. Image Upload

ReposFile
3-431.jpg
6E-11C-54-226-3-431.jpg
1809229
image/jpeg
zoom
3-431.jpg
6E-11C-54-227-3-431.jpg
1809229
image/jpeg

. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0431
verify
yes

. Auto-enter fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
HolderF080a
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
file_medium
image
file_format
jpeg
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

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