My quilt


Quilt Index Record: 6E-11C-D

Ownership and Contact Information

DateDataF006b
11-21-2015
locationF007f
Symon's Valley Sewing group/Friends and Needles
OwnershipF082
Private
OwnerNameF082a
Michelle Middleton
OwnerCityF084
Calgary
OwnerProvinceF086a
AB
OwnerCountryF086b
Canada

Quilt Maker's Information

QuiltTopF054
Speer, Elaine Gail
MaidenF097b
Tolonen
EthnicF101
Canadian
OccupationF104
Homemaker
GenderF098
Female
BirthDateF099
1946
BirthplaceCityF098a
Eckville
BirthplaceProvF098c
AB
BirthplaceCountryF098d
Canada
MarriageF099b
1967
DeathF100
1992
EdBkgdF102
University
AddNotesF132
Eckville 1946, Fort Saskatchewan 1953, Edmonton 1967, Grande Prairie 1975, Winnipeg 1979, Saskatoon 1982, Gibbons 1982
CityF106a
Fort Saskatchewan
ProvF107a
AB
CountryF108
Canada
SpouseF113
Murray Speer
EthBkgrndF114
1947, Edmonton, Canadian
OccupationF115
farmer
NoChildF116
3
FatherNameF109
Paul Tolonen
BplaceF109a
Alberta
MotherNameF111
Fern Greenman
BplaceF111a
Alberta
EthBkgrndF110
Finnish
EthBkgrndF112
Canadian
NumQuiltsF123
1-5 quilts
OtherSourceMat
Family members - 2 remain

Quilt Maker's Information

LearnedToQuiltF117
From Relative
WhenQuiltF118
Age 11-19
FavesF130
Hand with a hoop
SellQuiltF127
no
TeachF129
no
essay
Learned to quilt from Mother and Grandmother

Quilt Description and History

description
Liquid embroidery - cartoon characters
CommSourceF064b
self
OwnerNameF010
My quilt
TopSourceF064
Original to maker
SourceMatF063
Purchased new
RelnQuiltF007
Mother
AcquiredF058
Gift
DateInfoF023f
1977
LocMadeF057a
Grande Prairie
ProvProvF057e
AB
ProvCountryF057f
Canada
ReasonsF060
Gift or presentation

Quilt Description and History

QDesignF060b
Bedding, daily use

Quilt Documentation

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
OverallWidthF12a
47"
OverallLengthF012b
77"
SizeBlockF027
15 1/2" x 19"
WidthBindF047
half inch - one inch
ShapeEdgeF013
Straight
ShapeCornersF013b
Straight

Color and Condition

PredomColorsF014
Purple
White
OverallColorF14b
Two color
OverCondF015
Good/moderate use
DamageF016
Distortion or shrinkage

Date, Layout, Pattern

DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
SubjQuiltF025
Cartoon characters
LayFormatF024
Block pattern
NumBlockF026
12
ArrangeBlockF028
Straight

Sashing, Borders, Fabrics

FiberTypesF035
Cotton or polyester blend
FabricTypeF036
Broadcloth
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Other
UniqueF037b
gingham

. Construction, Edges, Batting

ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
ConstrucF038g
Other embellishment technique
UniqueF038h
Liquid embroidery
ConstrucBindF046
Separate binding applied
Straight grain
Machine sewn

. Quilting, Inscriptions

QuiltTechF049
Hand quilting
NumStitchedF050
4
NumStitchF051
5
KnotsF051b
no
DesignF052a
Grid square

. Quilt Back

ColorBackingF040b
White
FabFiberTypesF040
Cotton
OtherFabF040a
plain

. Image Upload

ReposFile
3-0285.jpg
6E-11C-D-226-3-0285.jpg
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image/jpeg
photocredit079a1
Katherine Murray
DateF079
11
21
2015
CE

. Project and Data Verification

InstNameF003
Alberta Quilt Discovery Project
InstInvContrNumF004
3-0285
verify
yes
verifiedby
KM
dateverified
9
3
2016
CE

. Auto-enter fields

ImageConF075a
Quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
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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