S: Grandmother's Quilts of Love
BC: "Love Ring" or "Nonesuch" pattern
FC: Grandmother's Quilts of Love
1: Grandmother's quilts have been planned, pieced and stitched with love. Each one tells a story. I always picture my loved ones wrapped up in their quilts.
2: How Many Quilts Are There?
3: 52 and still counting!
4: The inspiration for Grandmother's quilting came from her grandmother. This is the quilt block saved from a fire in the McLendon family home. It dates back to the late 1800s
5: The first quilt Grandmother made. It is cross-stitched and was made for the Four Post Bed on Gramercy
6: One of the early quilts made with many different blocks. It is a star pattern. A fabric with a border print was used to make as many different star blocks as possible. Sam helped put this quilt together as a young man.
7: 'The Double Monkey Wrench" Made to go in Grandmother and Grandad's bedroom at the ranch.
8: Positive/Negative | School House
9: The best things in life are quilted!
10: Hull Jr's "Young Man's Fancy" or "Double Nine" Pattern
11: An early mosaic quilt made from scrap fabrics
12: Baby Quilts | Mary Katherine | Frances & Kendall | Grayson | Abigail & Maitlyn
13: Coke Youngblood | David Reed
14: "Pickle Dish" Made for the Bird Room at the ranch
15: Blended Quilt The center is antique chintz from the curtains at Gramercy House dating back to the late 1960s
16: Grandmother's favorite quilt "North Carolina Lilies"
17: "Grief & Mourning" Pineapple pattern finished in 2002, after Hull died
18: Christmas | 4 center blocks are "Mariner's Compass"
19: Quilts | "Jacob's Ladder"
20: Given with love to dear friends Katherine Priddy and Leah Green | Grandmother's Garden | Nine Patch set on point
21: Gift to Finley Ewing "Log Cabin" block in pink, which was his favorite color
22: Roger's "Neck Tie" Chinese Coins pattern made from fabrics of neckties Grandmother made out of French fabrics from the 1970s | "Nine Patch" College graduation gift for Abigail
23: Several of the 13 "Quillows" (quilt and a pillow in one) given to each of the grandchildren for Christmas 1998
24: Carolee's Mexican Dress Quilt
25: "Nine Patch" patterns made for Gayle & Maitlyn
26: Given with love to The Norris Family | Travis | Randy
27: Clayton | Meredith | Genie
28: Suzii's "Seven Sisters" | "Jacob's Ladder" Graduation gift for Grayson | A quilt is a treasure which follows its owner everywhere.
29: Frances' "Crazy Quilt" | Mary Katherine's "Paletas"
30: Sam's "Bow Tie" | Chase's "Texas Star"
31: Kendall's College Graduation Gift "Flying Geese" made in Ole Miss colors
32: Kaffe Fassett Designs | Gwen's " Leafy Snowball" | Genie's "Red Column"
33: Meredith's College Graduation Gift
34: Log Cabin Stars
35: 1970s Log Cabin
36: "Basket Pattern" made for the 2 beds in Skyroom at the Ranch | Mary Katherine made for Grandmother
37: Grandmother took lessons to learn fine quilting and the rocking stitch and made this pillow | "Orange Peel Pattern"
38: Color Wheel Made in Enid Collin's Class
39: Orphan Block Quilt
40: The Quilt Room
41: Ohio Rose | Texas Star | Fan | Trip Around The World | Texas Star