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Kutztown Festival Quilt Auction - Oct. 2021

Mon Oct 25 - 06:30PM


P.O. Box 306, Kutztown, PA Click to Map


Zettlemoyer Auction Co., LLC

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Auctioneer ID#: 1777

Phone: 610.395.8084

License: AY-000131-L

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  • Lot# 1 - BATIK FANTASY

    Lot# 1 - BATIK FANTASY

  • Lot# 2 - POINT-COUNTERPOINT

    Lot# 2 - POINT-COUNTERPOINT

  • Lot# 3 - BOLTS OF LIGHTENING

    Lot# 3 - BOLTS OF LIGHTENING

  • Lot# 4 - HALF LOG CABIN

    Lot# 4 - HALF LOG CABIN

The Kutztown Folk Festival’s nationally recognized quilt auction is continuing in an online format this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Join us for our fall edition of our online quilt auction. Buyers will be able to bid online for some of the best American handmade quilts found anywhere! The quilts being sold are the best of the best, prize winning quilts as determined by a vetting process. Expert staff evaluates the quilts based on quality and workmanship and provides a certificate of authenticity to the buyer. This year is no different except that instead of standing room only the day of the auction, quilts will be sold online. 
Bidding Is Now Open!
Bidding Closes - Mon. Oct. 25 starting 6:30 PM

For specific quilt related questions- contact the Quilt director at 330-437-9807 If you need assistance in registering to bid on line or in bidding on line contact us at 610-395-8084.
Online bidding at: www.ZettAuction.HiBid.com

CATALOG TEXT BELOW:
1 - BATIK FANTASY 90 x 107 Queen. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. A bazillion little fan pieces all meticulously pieced. Rich & vibrant color. The borders are edged with delicate flanges. Outstanding hand quilting. #6678 Made in Erie Co, PA

2 - POINT-COUNTERPOINT 91 x 109 Queen. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. A wonderfully graphic design sporting a Single Irish Chain across the surface of the quilt. The pieced inner border adds another special touch. Make note of the hand quilting. #6679 Made in Erie Co, PA

3 - BOLTS OF LIGHTENING 94 X 110 Queen. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. This is a "wowser" of a quilt in a stunning setting. The colorful Log Cabin blocks are accented by the high contrast white. The narrow black border is an excellent frame to this exciting piece. #6680 Made in Erie, Co. Pa

4 - HALF LOG CABIN 93 x 109 Queen. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. What a fun take on the classic Log Cabin block presented in crayon box color. A fantastic focal point for any bedroom. This quilt has many yards of quilting in it…look at the closeup. #6682 Made in Erie Co. PA

5 - GEESE IN THE GARDEN 94 X 94. Machine Pieced, Hand Applique & Hand Quilted. Hand Appliqued with loving care by a long time contributor to our Winning Quilts. Warm shades of reds and golds accented by leaves of green. Outstanding in a traditional setting. #6669 Made in Lehigh Co. PA

6 - GRAY STAR 100 x 110 Queen. Machine Pieced and Hand Quilted. A stunning piece presented by our treasured nonagenarian. Pieced in shades of muted sage and gray…so very current…this Split Star features hand quilting using black thread. Outstanding!! #6709 Made in Berks Co. PA

7 - SNAIL SURPRISE 103 x 103. Machine Pieced & Custom Machine Quilted. How perfect…Navy and white Snails Trails weaving their way through Double Stars. The Sawtooth Star border makes an exceptional frame. Please make note of the intricate custom machine quilting…an art! #6632 Made in Great Meadows, NJ

8 - FLOATING HEART 100 x 101 Queen. Machine Pieced & Machine Quilted. The beautiful border fabric gave all of the clues to the fabrics used to piece the heart. A soft and delicate presentation with lovely contrast. #6708 Made in Lehigh Co PA

9 - FESTIVE SOLSTICE EXPLOSION 102 x102. Machine Pieced & Custom Machine Quilted. Absolutely stunning galaxy of stars parade across this festive quilt. The border is meticulously designed with Friendship and Variable Stars marching around the border. Please enlarge and look at the custom machine quilting. #6633 Made in Great Meadows, NJ

10 - GEESE AROUND THE COMPASS 115 x 115 King. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. Made by a long time contributor to the festival who passed away this past winter. We already miss her. Treasure this Mariner's Compass framed by a Trip Around the World…how appropriate. Make it your own! #6252 Made in Lancaster Co. PA

11 - MARINER'S LONE STAR 101 X 102 Queen. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. An amazing Mariner's Compass incorporated into the Classic Lone Star. Stunning hand quilting adds gorgeous texture to this quilt. It is finished off with a Piano Key border. #6566 Made in Berks Co. PA

12 - M'LADY'S FAN 92 X 107 Queen. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. Single needle. This is a very modern interpretation of a very historic fan block. Made by one of our finest quilters…her adaptations of the old into the new is outstanding. Please take a look at the closeup. The hand quilting is beyond compare!!! #6573 Made in Lancaster Co Pa.

13 - CARRIBEAN LONE STAR 86 x 106 Full/Queen. Machine Pieced, Hand Applique & Hand Quilted. Single needle…the hand of one person. No adequate words to describe the detail in this one of a kind quilt. It requires a closeup look. The outstanding hand quilting is the quilter's signature. #6574 Made in Lancaster Co. PA

14 - JACOB'S LADDER 95 x 106 Queen. Machine Pieced and Hand Quilted. Enjoy the comfort of this quilt knowing you have made a contribution to Shriners Hospital for Children. Made by a pediatric physical therapist & hand quilted by a devoted group of ladies in Kutztown. #6576 Made in Berks Co PA.

15 - LONE STAR VARIATION 106 x 106 Queen. Machine Pieced, Hand Quilted. Our quilting friend who presented this quilt just turned 90. She is a constant inspiration with her design ideas. A fresh presentation in gray, white & burgundy. #6710 Made in Berks Co. PA

16 - ROBBING PETER TO PAY PAUL 95 x 95 Queen. Machine Pieced & Machine Quilted. Single needle; made by one person. This quilt pattern first appeared in 1931. It has been interpreted in such rich color. An excellent design for that transitional room. # 6585 Made in Berks Co Pa

17 - IN FULL BLOOM 91 x 91 Queen. Machine Applique & Machine Quilted. Fanciful machine appliqued flowers in a fresh, modern setting. This colorful red and white quilt has been expertly custom machine quilted. Please see the closeup to appreciate the creative quilting design. #6710 Made in The Villages, Fla.

18 - BLOOMING STAR 106 x 106 Queen. Machine Pieced, Hand Applique & Hand Quilted. Our quilting friend who presented this quilt just turned 90. She is a constant inspiration with her design ideas. An innovative setting for a Radiating Star design framed with Flying Geese. The overall presentation is light and pleasant. #6607 Made in Berks Co. PA

19 - CIVIL WAR TRIBUTE 94 x 94 Queen. Machined Pieced & Machine Quilted.Churn Dash and Nine Patches surrounded by little Flying Geese! All done with delightful attention to detail. Expert machine quilting. #6631 Made in Luzerne Co Pa

20 - DRESDEN MEDALLION 94 X 104 Queen. Machine Pieced, Hand Applique & Hand Quilted. Single needle. It took the quilter over a year to complete this lovely piece. Meticulous attention was paid to all aspects of this quilt…especially the hand quilting. Stunning detail. #6634 Made in Berks Co Pa

21 - TWISTED BARGELLO 94 X 106 Queen. Machine Pieced & Machine Quilted. This quilt invites an instant smile. The color and creativity is outstanding. Picture it on the wall in a large room or as the centerpiece for a special bedroom. #6652 Made in Wayne Co Pa

22 - POSTAGE STAMP 102 x 115 Queen. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. Yes, 5440 little 1" pieces in this charming Postage Stamp quilt. Take a look at the quilting detail in the "back" photo. The Postage Stamp pattern first appeared in the quilting world in the early 20th century. #6702 Made in Berks Co. PA

23 - BEAR'S PAW LOG CABIN 104 X 104 Queen. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. One of five quilts exhibited at the Allentown Art Museum. A very special interpretation of the Log Cabin and Bears Paw block in a medallion setting. Contributed by one of our finest quilters! #6567 Made in Berks Co. PA

24 - GRANDMOTHER'S CHOICE 88 x 97 Full. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. Single needle! One of five quilts exhibited at Allentown Art Museum. This original interpretation of the Churn Dash block is the work of a many time winner at the Kutztown Folk Festival. Please look at the closeup and see her innovative quilting design. #6572 Made in Lancaster Co PA

25 - FLOWERS FROM THE GARDEN 102 x 115 Queen. Hand Applique & Hand Quilted. This quilt has been on loan to the Allentown Art Museum. A signature piece created by an award winning quilter. The applique is done by one of our finest artisans. The quilt features a lovely scalloped border.. #6457 Made in Lancaster Co PA

26 - ROSE BASKET 95 x 110 Queen. Machine Pieced, Hand Applique & Hand Quilted. Single needle. This quilt was made by a quilter who has no electricity in her home and sews on a treadle sewing machine. All of the design and work is by her hand alone! Please look at the closeup to see her fine hand quilting. #6575 Made in Erie Co PA

27 - BIRDS IN AIR 96 X 106 Queen. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. This quilt was on exhibit at the Allentown Art Museum. The historic pattern was first seen in 1929. The butterscotch, black and red interpretation is very warm and inviting. The hand quilting was skillfully done by an Amish quilter. #6589 Made in Erie Co Pa

28 - SUMMER'S END 90 X 103 Queen. Machine Pieced, Machine Applique and Custom Machine Quilted. A single needle quilt done in the special style of this award winning quilter. Her skill and artistry can be seen in the exceptional machine quilting. #6706 Made in Hagerstown, MD

29 - WINGED SQUARES 89 X 89 Full/Queen. Machine Pieced and Machine Quilted. Single needle. A beautifully designed quilt with a more modern flair. Made with large scale designer fabrics. This would be outstanding as the focal point in an entry foyer or great room. #6752 Made in Bucks Co. PA

30 - SPLIT LONE STAR 112 x 111 King/Queen. Machine Pieced & Hand Quilted. A dynamic Split Lone Star with Compass points made in navy, red and warm beige. A very striking center piece for the top of your king size bed. #6705 Made in Berks Co PA

33 - WEEPING WILLOW 97 X 106 Queen. Machine Pieced, Hand Applique and Hand Quilted. A nod to our naturalists!! The graceful tree and watercolor (pieced) border speak to the change of season. #6611 Made in Lehigh Co. PA

34 - Barn Star This barn star was produced by a team of painters at the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center, including Eric Claypoole, Andrew Shirk, Sarah Edris, and Patrick Donmoyer. Barn star is 40" in diameter, the finished panel size is 45", can be disassembled for transport.

35 - Barn Star This barn star was produced by a team of painters at the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center, including Eric Claypoole, Andrew Shirk, Sarah Edris, and Patrick Donmoyer. Barn star is 40" in diameter, the finished panel size is 45", can be disassembled for transport.

36 - Barn Star This barn star was produced by a team of painters at the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center, including Eric Claypoole, Andrew Shirk, Sarah Edris, and Patrick Donmoyer. Barn star is 40" in diameter, the finished panel size is 45", can be disassembled for transport.

37 - Barn Star This barn star was produced by a team of painters at the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center, including Eric Claypoole, Andrew Shirk, Sarah Edris, and Patrick Donmoyer. Barn star is 40" in diameter, the finished panel size is 45", can be disassembled for transport.

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