That family quilt is even more special when you have a glimpse of the life and times of the quiltmaker. In Documenting Your Quilted Treasures, Agnes M. Pool, a longtime quilter, teacher, appraiser and author, offers a step-by-step guide to help you document your projects. Here are tips for gathering information and photographing the quilts, staging an exhibition, hanging the quilts, labelling, and getting an appraisal and insurance. Also included are forms for ensuring that the information is complete.
Agnes Pool has been quilting for more than 50 years and she works as a teacher and appraiser of quilts. She is an active member of Columbiana Quilts for Kids, Quilts of Valour, the Birmingham Quilting Guild, the National Quilting Association, the American Quilt Study Group and the American Quilters Society.