Sailboat Quilt Pattern Instructions



Barn quilt history explored at Hawthorn Hollow - Kenosha News

Delaney’s father died after a battle with cancer, and the sailboat has taken on a deeper meaning. Her decision to pay tribute to her father in this way tied into the history of the barn quilt folk art movement. “Now, half of the states in the country have quilt trails,” said Hawthorn Hollow volunteer Bethany Wise, who led the workshop Saturday. “I already have a (fabric) quilt with a sailboat on it that I got from the hospital when my dad was there. SOMERS — The pattern Katie Delaney, 12, chose to paint on her barn quilt at Hawthorn Hollow Saturday wasn’t a traditional geometric or star design. Source: www.kenoshanews.com