“Frugal & Fancy: Indiana Quilts” Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis, Indiana, Exhibit Online

“Frugal & Fancy: Indiana Quilts” is still on exhibit at the Indiana State Museum through July 17, 2011, in Indianapolis, Indiana.

They have a thirty-seven page online brochure of the exhibit; they now have the quilts at: http://indianamuseum.org/pdfs/frugal_fancy_guide.pdf

“Indiania Fan Quilt” by Clarissa Strong

Photo is the Museum’s.


For information about the exhibit: http://www.indianamuseum.org/visit/exhibit/exhibitview.asp?exhibitid=39

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  1. I saw that exhibit before moving west and really enjoyed it. Among other things, I was really fascinated by the tiny basket blocks–as the notation says, “frugal with fabric, not with time.”

  2. Thanks for the link to the excellent pdf.


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