Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Pictures
World trade center quilt >

World trade center quilt

World trade center quilt

Old 06-02-2007, 03:40 PM
  #1  
Super Member
Thread Starter
 
Knot Sew's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: NY
Posts: 5,653
Default

This was on display at a quilt show I attened today in Queensbury NY
It puts a face on death
Attached Thumbnails attachment-55345.jpe   22467501_942055192614745_6717031906500838782_o.jpg   22459215_942055262614738_1030841676430071524_o.jpg  
Knot Sew is offline  
Old 06-02-2007, 05:03 PM
  #2  
Senior Member
 
triciasquilts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Butte, MT
Posts: 480
Default

That is so beautiful and touching. It just really moves me to look at it. I bet it was awesome to see in person.
triciasquilts is offline  
Old 06-02-2007, 06:16 PM
  #3  
Super Member
 
ceannastahr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Mt. Morris NY
Posts: 1,152
Default

WOW their are no words to describe that quilt, and what it stands for
ceannastahr is offline  
Old 06-02-2007, 06:37 PM
  #4  
Senior Member
 
ccbear66's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Knob Noster, MO
Posts: 913
Default

Awsome.........that is really touching.
Attached Thumbnails dscn2314-no.jpg   dscn2318-001-no.jpg  
ccbear66 is offline  
Old 06-04-2007, 01:34 PM
  #5  
Senior Member
 
SandraJennings's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Arizona....now.
Posts: 783
Default

Do you know what the plans are for the quilt? Will it go to the site, or what?It is definitely Sorrow and Beauty all in one. Thank you for sharing it with us.
SandraJennings is offline  
Old 06-05-2007, 02:13 AM
  #6  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Becky
Posts: 706
Default

Truly this quilt created a silence and an Awwwwwwwwww.
Rebecca Chambley is offline  
Old 06-05-2007, 04:44 AM
  #7  
Super Member
Thread Starter
 
Knot Sew's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: NY
Posts: 5,653
Default

this quilt titled Ground Zero was created by Lois Jarvis of Madison,WI There are 600 faces.

T he lone star patternwas used for it's likeness to a explosion. The outer border portrays the gray days after.
She felt compelled to make this even though she personally was not connected to anyone. She will not profit from this or sell it. She does allow it to be loaned for display
Attached Thumbnails octpumpkinquiltday.jpg   4quiltdayblocks.jpg  
Knot Sew is offline  
Old 06-06-2007, 02:56 PM
  #8  
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 91
Default

this is an awsome quilt
sarah333 is offline  
Old 07-30-2007, 05:17 PM
  #9  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: SE Wisconsin
Posts: 1,087
Default

I wonder if I saw this at Quilt Market in Kansas City a few years ago. They had several quilts with that theme. Heartbreaking. :(
Attached Thumbnails dscf1246-2-958x1280-.jpg   tikibear2.jpg  
Cathe is offline  
Old 07-30-2007, 05:20 PM
  #10  
Super Member
 
ButtercreamCakeArtist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: West Virginia
Posts: 2,280
Default

oh....my.....
that is AMAZING
I have no words to describe the effects of that quilt!
Attached Thumbnails image.jpg  
ButtercreamCakeArtist is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Boonedox
Main
3
01-21-2013 03:15 PM
JudyMN
General Chit-Chat (non-quilting talk)
1
09-19-2011 05:30 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


FREE Quilting Newsletter


SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.