Jean Brown -- Fabric featured: Ultra sateen, burst -- Jean asked me to create a burst for the center of this Hawaiian quilt. The border features the same dyes treated like a gradation from one edge of the fabric to the other.
from the Polynesian Center. I will be visiting Polynesian Center oM my next trip!
Shows how to make Hawaiian quilts using applique patterns which creates 2 blocks out of 1 pattern!
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These etched patterns are a tribute to traditional Hawaiian quilt design. Hawaiian people made their own and based them on the many plants that surrounded them. The KALO (taro plant) and ULU (breadfruit) were a sacred and an essential part of early hawaiian life.