Friendship Quilters


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-60

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
09-18-2016
locationF007f
St Andrews
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Hughes, Marjorie
OwnerCityF084
Canmore
OwnerProvinceF086a
Alberta
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Hughes, Marjorie
MaidenF097b
Jones
EthnicF101
canadian
OccupationF104
Nurse
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1926
BirthplaceCityF098a
Calgary
BirthplaceProvF098c
Alberta
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada
MarriageF099b
1953
EdBkgdF102
Post grad - nursing
AddNotesF132
Calgary, AB 1926 Canmore, AB 2009
CityF106a
Canmore
ProvF107a
Alberta
CountryF108
Canada
SpouseF113
Hughes, Robert
EthBkgrndF114
1928, Didsbury, AB, Canadian
OccupationF115
Teacher/Electrician
NoChildF116
3
FatherNameF109
Jones, Frederick
BplaceF109a
Belfast, Ireland
MotherNameF111
Smith, Margaret
BplaceF111a
Annan, Scotland
EthBkgrndF110
Irish
EthBkgrndF112
Scottish
NumQuiltsF123
5-20 quilts
OtherSourceMat
Gifts, have some

Quilt Maker's Information

NameGroupF120
Alberta Handicraft Guild
LocGroupF121
Calgary, Alberta
LearnedToQuiltF117
Other
WhenQuiltF118
Age 40-49
FavesF130
Hand and machine Hand quilting is done with a hoop
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
essay
Members of the Guild - each made a nine patch Nine patch pattern Marjorie assembled the quilt Names on back PQP Participating Quilt Project

Quilt Description and History

description
Nine patch in a diamond
CommSourceF064b
Quiltmaker
OwnerNameF010
Friendship Quilters
TopSourceF064
Original to maker
SourceMatF063
Purchased new
IdentPersonF006
Quiltmaker
AcquiredF058
Made by owner
ProvenanceF058a
Made by Guild members
DateInfoF023f
2009
LocMadeF057a
Calgary
ProvProvF057e
Alberta
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
DateBegunF023a
2007
DateFinishF023b
2009
ReasonsF060
Other
OtherF060a
Friends in Guild

Quilt Description and History

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use
QuiltedByF055
Spence, Allyson
ExhibitListF067a
Heritage Park

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
79"
OverallLengthF012b
79"
SizeBlockF027
8 3/4" x 8 3/4"
NumBordersF033
2
BordDescF034
1" 4 1/2"
SashWidthF032
1"
MedallionF031
48" X 48"
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Lavender
Pink
Purple
Red
White
OverCondF015
Very good/almost new

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
2000-2025
LayFormatF024
Medallion or framed center
AltNameF011
Double Nine Patch - Webster variation
BrackmanF011a
1606a
BlockStyleF030a
Squares
NumBlockF026
20
ArrangeBlockF028
On point or rotated on 45 degrees

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

FiberTypesF035
Cotton
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Floral
Print
Solid/plain
UniqueF037b
Tonals

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Hand sewn
Machine sewn

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Machine quilting
OthQuiltTechF049c
Long arm
DesignF052b
Feathering
DesignF052d
Custom - mctavishing
TypeInscripF019
Multiple Names
MethodInscripF021
Attached label
Ink
OtherMethodInscripF021a
Label - APQP project of Alberta Handicraft Guild, Double 9 patch blocks donated by (listed as inscriptions on each block), Quilt assembled by Marj Hughes 2008, Quilted by Allison Spence
LocInscripF022
multiple locations
on block
ContInscripF020
Long, Gerride Tiberio, Anna Metherel, Frances Graham, Marge Capithorne, Ruth Vandenbrink, Kay Walkden, Ruth Hughes, Marj Sorensen, Verna Traub, Thelma Lines, Shirley Blain, Dorothy Glanville, Irma McQueen, Wilma Fisher, Christine Watson, Jean Jeffries, Tammy Ink on each block Saponja, Carol Craig, Shirley Martin, Dawn

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
Red
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
plain
DescBackF043
Machine sewn
Same fabric used throughout

. Image Upload

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. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0442
verify
yes

. Auto-enter fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
HolderF080a
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
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image
file_format
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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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