Recreate the romance of the 19th century in your home with this Baltimore Album quilt kit. This challenging kit is a labor of love for crafters interested in creating a historically accurate reproduction. The original quilt this pattern is based on is part of Winterthur Museum's extensive quilt collection. Makers of the individual squares were members of the church known as Old Otterbein, or the Second Reform church, located on Howard's Hill in Baltimore, Maryland. The quilt was probably made as a farewell gift for John Russell, the minister who served the church from 1851 to 1854.
Made in the USA.
Made in conjunction with the Baltimore Applique Society.
Kit measures 8.5" x 11" while finished Quilt measures approx. 102" x 105".
Kit includes: printed, color image of quilt, historical background, color and block chart with stitching notes, 25 block patterns, CD-ROM with color images of each block and color image of entire quilt.