Quilts inexplicably tug at our heartstrings. A quilt is really just a blanket, after all, made of cotton and batting. But anyone who has ever seen or touched one of these works of art has felt that quiet reverence that comes from understanding how much time, care and love goes into each block, each stitch, even every piece of fabric chosen.
“My mother used to quilt, all by hand, and we used to get under the quilts to play,” remembers Pauline Lee.
Lee, on a trip to Pigeon Forge from Pensacola, Florida, didn’t originally plan to visit the quilt show;… Read More