Dedicated to Mummy and Grandma, who taught me to sew; to my West Virginia aunts, Atha, Orpha, and Gladys, and Cousin Wilma, who gave me a love for quilts; to Aunt Betty who quilts along with me; and to my husband and children who give me reasonss to make quilts.
AUTHOR'S PREFACE: Thank you for joining me on our journey to Baltimore and beyond.
HOW TO USE THIS BOOK: Use 'Baltimore Beauties' as a workbook. Each lesson builds upon the previous lesson with increasingly complex skills presented.
In the mid-nineteenth century, as now, many applique Album Quilts were not completely preplanned.
AUTHOR'S PREFACE: Above all, enjoy yourself, be yourself, for thus are the masterpiece quilts ever born.