Eleanor Burns shows off a bunch of patriot quilts named after American heroes as Benjamin Franklin and George Washington.
First, she explains the Kansas City Star which was named the patriotic star quilt. Its made of 23 duplicate quilt blocks with each block having 32 red and white diamonds set together with navy.
Then she shows the Benjamin Franklin quilt, Schoolhouse quilt, Cherry Tree quilt, and Betsy Ross quilt.
Freedom Trail of Quilts, Part 2
Watch part 3 of this video series explaining Delectable Mountain quilts and the Boston Common Quilt.