- Total submissions: 26
- Total countries: 4
- Total provinces: 3
- Total states: 13
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|American Mustang: Proud, Iconic, Legendary.
By: Judy MacLeod,
For me, nothing is more patriotic than the American Mustang, who helped settle and build America. As a Canadian living in the US it was a great pleasure to be allowed to adopt and work with these magnificent animals. This is Jake, my husband’s Mustang represented in fabric. Not quite finished.
Quilt size: width: 14" height: 10"
Patroitic theme CCS squares were stitched by World of Charity Stitching members. I used EQ 7, Accuquilt Cutter, standard and longarm sewing machines in the making of the American Stars quilt. The American Stars quilt was donated to a senior at a nursing home.
Quilt size: width: 48" height: 48"
|Big Brothers / Little Sisters
By: Karen G.,
Made for our local chapter of Project Linus from ‘Incredible Quilts for Kids of all Ages’.
Quilt size: width: 42" height: 60"
|Country Of origin
My quilt depicts india depicting the wonder of the world Tajmahal from India,national symbols of India , and the Indian flag.
Quilt size: width: 12" height: 12"
|Eagle door hanger
By: Loretta T,
I entered a secret Santa exchange and needed something I could make in a hurry. I choose a patriotic design and decided to make a wall/door size. I wanted to use the stripe fabric to frame the center star and add the hand embroidery eagle as a centerpiece.
Quilt size: width: 18" height: 18"
The blocks were made over a period of years around 2004/05. Part of them were from an online pattern by Marcia Hahn @ The Quilter’s Cache. My husband was deployed to Afghanistan in 2011 which prompted me to finally do something with the blocks. He loves his quilt and used it daily for a year!
Quilt size: width: 58" height: 84"
I quilted this for my grandparents, the most patriotic people I know. My grandfather is a WWII veteran, a group of proud Americans whose numbers diminish every day. He has Alzheimer’s and some days may not remember that I made the quilt for him, but it can still comfort him when I cannot.
Quilt size: width: 50" height: 70"
|Lady Liberty Dressed Up in Her Finest Red White and Blue
The theme of our guild challenge was: “Happiness Is…” This was my submission — I love paper piecing, I love this block, but most of all, I love the United States of America!
Quilt size: width: 36" height: 43.5"
|Log Cabin Star
By: Nancy Rogers,
This quilt was made for Quilts of Valor and was given to a young soldier in South Carolina who lost a leg in Iraq after being there only 6 months. It is a traditional log cabin block.
Quilt size: width: 58" height: 82"
|Long May She Wave
By: Amy Johnson,
This is my second attempt at borgello quilting, I added the black and the border just to beef it up. All done at home on my standard machine.
Quilt size: width: 41" height: 37"
|Long May She Weave
By: Emily Breclaw,
I designed this table top quilt with the Inklingo Periwinkle Octagon Collection and Electric Quilt. The pattern is available as a free tutorial on my blog. Even though the shapes are small, I had lots of fun hand-piecing this quilt and watching the stars spin.
Quilt size: width: 13" height: 13"
|Lotus…National flower of India
By: Ranju Gandhi,
Quilt size: width: 15" height: 18"
|Memorial Day Mistake
By: Rita E in AZ,
I cut the pieces to make Judy Laquidara’s 2010 Memorial Day Challenge main blocks but then I put them together wrong. I chose a different alternate block and a simple border to finish My Memorial Day Mistake. Judy’s blog is Patchwork Times – she posted a picture of the quilt on 05/30/2010.
Quilt size: width: 60" height: 80"
By: Kaaren Biggs,
My husband Norm joined the Canadian Army at the age of 15 and became a paratrooper with the Princess Patricia Canadian Light Infantry. When I saw this pattern designed by a Dutch lady, I knew I had to make it for his 75th birthday! He was totally surprised and loves it!
Quilt size: width: 17" height: 20"
By: Heather Pearson,
I finished this wall hanging with a day to spare. it is from a local shop hop and was designed by The Quilt Place in Shakespeare, Ontario. I used patterns by Leah Day to do an all over quilt design, I am thrilled to have it hanging in my home.
Quilt size: width: 10" height: 28"
|Oh Canada – Strong and Free
By: Heather Seibel,
Made from a pattern ‘Maple Leaf Reel’ by Upper Canada Quiltworks. Created to be donated to Quilts of Valour Canada. I forced myself to only use stash fabrics to accompany two of the Northcott Stonehenge
Quilt size: width: 61" height: 61"
|Old Fashioned Red, White & Blue
By: Vicki Cook,
All hand sewn paper pieced hexagons. The small ones in the flag are 3/4 inch & the larger are 1 1/2 inch. These are Marcus Bros fabrics mostly from the Mill Girls collection.
Quilt size: width: 58" height: 72"
|Old World Stars & Stripes
By: Elita Sharpe,
This baby quilt was made as a gift for an American friend who was moving to Singapore. She had recently had a new baby and I wanted him to have a little symbol of his heritage as they travelled the globe.
Quilt size: width: 40" height: 40"
My husbands stepdad was recently diagnosed with cancer and has moved to the VA hospital. I made him this to keep him warm and safe. Wish you could see the back I quilted it together stitching stars all over it. :)
Quilt size: width: 48" height: 65"
|Patriotic Block Swap
By: Pamela Arbour,
The blocks in this quilt were from a swap. I had the blocks for several years before I added the center square and the borders. This is one of my first FMQ and I quilted a meander design with stars. I finished it on July 3, 2011.
Quilt size: width: 39" height: 39"
|Sisters 50th Birthday Quilt
My Sister Junette is a very patriotic person. She asked for this quilt a few years back and I finally finished it for her surprise 50th bday party at the VFW she belongs to. She really loves it and takes it everywhere…
Quilt size: width: 68" height: 54"
|Stars and Stripes Kaleidoscope
By: Debbie Lange Quilting,
The stars for this quilt were made using one striped fabric and carefully cut diamond shapes along different sections of the fabric. When stitched together it forms a kaleidoscope. The fabric was used for the binding also. It is fun to display on our front door from Memorial Day to 4th of July.
Quilt size: width: 47" height: 47"
By: Sally Murray,
My quilt design based on Quilt in a Day’s block
Quilt size: width: 72" height: 84"
|The Eagle Has Landed
By: Sally Gould Wright,
The machine applique eagle is from a kit by Karen Witt purchased at IQF Houston. I added my own small double sawtooth stars stars from a great class with Sally Collins.
Quilt size: width: 28" height: 44"
|The True North
By: Gidget Lowther,
I wanted to make a quilt with the canadian flag featured on it. I also added my cat who is my quilting buddy.
Quilt size: width: 64.0" height: 92.0"
By: Tabatha Gray,
I made this flag to hang in the office where I work. This was my first attempt at half square triangles and is made almost entirely of them! It was quilted it on my home machine.
Quilt size: width: 44" height: 30"