Starry Eyed…Enjoy Variations of Quilting’s Most Historic Design
The variations seem endless among star designs that have emerged from quilters' minds and hands since the mid-18th century. EXTRAORDINARY MONUMENTAL STARBURST WITH SATELLITE STARS QUILTFISHER HERITAGE While the Star of Bethlehem is perhaps the most familiar, consisting of eight pieced 'arms' created in different ways, there are myriad stars to guide your choice and your collecting. Consider a version with fewer or more star arms, or pieced with diamonds, triangles or squares, a solitary star as a monumnetal motif in the quilt center, or multiple pieced stars in numerous eye-catching variations. Most stars are challenging to piece because not
Pastel portrait by John Russell acquired for the Nationalmuseum Sweden collections
STOCKHOLM.-Nationalmuseum has acquired a pastel portrait of Lady Georgiana Cavendish at the age of six. The portrait...
Neue Auctions’ Online-only Fine Estates Collection Auction, April 10, Will Feature Items From The Homes Of Celebrated Interior Designers
The 432-lot sale will also include personal collections of traditional furnishings and European antiques, starting promptly...