Barbara Brackman is a well-known Civil War quilt lover and and expert on all they entail. Her latest release, Barbara Brackman’s Civil War Sampler, features 50 quilt blocks with full instructions for assembly and stories from their history. If you’re a fan of her blog, Civil War Quilts, and you wish you had all of the 2011 blocks of the week in one place, beautifully presented, and ready to inspire, then you’re in luck! This book was inspired by that blog series!
Journey through this fascinating time in American history with Barbara and learn more about the women of the Civil War through this special compilation of quilt block patterns, period photos and first-person accounts.
Choose from a variety of pieced or appliquéd blocks, each shown in 2 colorways (all Civil War reproduction fabrics but done in the “brighter” and the more “muted” styles) with instructions for either 8″ or 12″ finished blocks.
The giveaway – To enter to win a copy of Barbara Brackman’s Civil War Sampler, leave a comment here telling us if you are a lover of Civil War reproductions of any kind! Deadline to enter is 01/17/13. The winner will be drawn at random from the comments section and will be notified by email. Our winner’s name will also be listed here as an update to this post. *Note: Only entrants with U.S addresses are eligible to win this book. Winners with addresses outside the U.S. will win the e-book version!
1/18/13 UPDATE: Barbara is our winnner – congratulations!