Contributed by Jennifer Rygel

Jennifer Rygel
Gang Mills, NY
Daughters, Generations, Grandmothers, Handmade, Quilts

My grandmother, Agnes Sivec, made this quilt using fabric from her daughter’s failed home economics project. As a young girl, my mother remembers watching her mother hand quilting the blanket on an ironing board in the kitchen, without using a frame or hoop.