Roddickton - Pieced Quilts

Naomi Wilcox is a seamstress in Roddickton who owns her own sewing business in downstairs of her house. She has been sewing since she was a child and still enjoys her work as a creative process. In her home, she has a large collection of pieced quilts that she has made. Some of them, such as the Star of Bethlehem quilt, are derived from the American tradition. She also makes regionally inspired quilts, such as the appliqued Newfoundland quilt. Here, Naomi discusses the methods and materials used in creating different types of quilts

Wilcox, Naomi. A star patchwork quilt made by Naomi Wilcox, Roddickton

Wilcox, Naomi. A yellow and red patchwork quilt made by Naomi Wilcox, Roddickton

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