Quilts of War

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I love Hmong Textiles. They depict the lives of Hmong peeps before & during the Vietnam war. They fought along side the US & were slaughtered. Hmong were killed = 1 in 4 and were nearly wiped out. American Story, Vietnam War, Handicraft, Quilt Blocks, Politics, Textiles, Tapestry, Quilts, Embroidery

I love Hmong Textiles. They depict the lives of Hmong peeps before & during the Vietnam war. They fought along side the US & were slaughtered. 100,000 Hmong were killed = 1 in 4 and were nearly wiped out.

"War and Pieced," a new exhibition organized by the American Folk Art Museum in New York, showcases quilts made by men during times of war. Old Quilts, Antique Quilts, Red And White Quilts, New York Museums, New Museum, Hexagon Quilt, Museum Exhibition, Outsider Art, Quilt Making

The Wartime Quilts Made by Men from Military Uniforms

The American Folk Art Museum in New York is exhibiting wartime quilts made by British soldiers from their uniforms in the 18th and 19th centuries.

"Liberation skirts: how post-war upcycling became a symbol of female solidarity" is locked Liberation skirts: how post-war upcycling became a symbol of female solidarity Liberation Day, Dutch Women, Make Do And Mend, Romantic Images, Fabric Remnants, Look Alike, Women In History, Piece Of Clothing, How To Become

Liberation skirts: how post-war upcycling became a symbol of female solidarity

After the liberation of The Netherlands from German occupation in May 1945 and the festivities that followed, many Dutch women made special commemorative skirts known as liberation skirts.

The Battle of Hastings was fought on 14 October 1066 between the Norman-French army of Duke William II of Normandy and an English army under the Anglo-Saxon King Harold Godwinson, beginning the Norman conquest of England British History, Art History, Family History, History Jokes, Design History, Hastings 1066, Hastings England, Chateau Moyen Age, Anglo Saxon Kings

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Whithorn Priory quilts commemorate 'forgotten' Holocaust victims - BBC News Bbc News, Wwii, Quilts, Disability, Children, People, Crafts, Women, Action

Quilts commemorate Holocaust victims

The tribute is for tens of thousands of people who were killed by the Nazis because of illness or disability.

Audrey Bernier - "American Scream" a QuiltCon 2020 Quilt Scream, Law Enforcement Agencies, Blog, United States, War, Sign, Quilts, American, Comforters

Audrey Bernier - "American Scream" a QuiltCon 2020 Quilt

"American Scream" a quilt by Audrey Bernier.

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Audrey Bernier - "American Scream" a QuiltCon 2020 Quilt

"American Scream" a quilt by Audrey Bernier.