Attic Workshop Quilts

Quilts from Attic Workshop Quilts have been offered for sale in premier quilts shops and museum stores since the 1980’s. With bright coloring and strong geometric designs, these quilts reflect the spirit of the Amish who migrated from Pennsylvania to the Midwest.

Bryce Hamilton has managed Attic Workshop Quilts from its inception. He works with a cadre of outstanding Amish quilters, who he has known for years, commissioning them to produce quilts with fabrics that he selects. Because he has each quilter specialize in making just a few designs, the quilts produced are made to a very high consistent standard.

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  • A traditional 2-color pattern, often in red and white.  Much less dramatic but calm and appealing with blue instead. Excellent quilting creates a very appealing tactile surface
  • A complex and appealing pattern that is particularly strong due to the combination of black, gray and burgundy.
  • The striking visual appeal of this classic Log Cabin barn-raising variation is in the two rows of flying Geese borders.
  • The very effective placement of red, green, and off-white make this a special Christmas holiday quilt or an attractive one for anytime of the year.
  • A striking quilt comprised of 128 eight-pointed stars in a mix of jewel-tone fabrics on an off-white background. The zig-zag border nicely complements the star design.
  • A classic pattern that follows the common procedure where the stars are the primary visual focus on a white background.  Beautiful shade of blue and excellent quilting.
  • Mid-western Amish quilt-makers used a lot of black in their pre-1940 quilts.  This quilt is a good example of that---black baskets that complement the bright, colorful solids of the "flowers."  The shade of blue as the background fabric was an excellent choice. Also, the outer black border nicely frames the beautiful interior. This quilt would be serve equally well as a wall-hanging as well as a bed cover.
  • Vibrant fall colored leaves are framed by two hunter green borders.  The leaves are set at different angles in the blocks which gives them visual movement. Well-chosen quilting patterns and excellent stitching.
  • A variation of the Log Cabin pattern that features pieced stars  floating  amidst the darker half of the log cabin blocks.  The overall look is balanced and appealing due to the complementary placement of earth-tone and jewel colored fabrics.
  • A creative painterly version of the Log Cabin pattern. The colorful mix of jewel-tone fabrics in one half of each block with tan only fabrics in the other half plus the narrow tan diagonal visual lines and sawtooth inner borders make for an engaging overall look.  The outer borders are deep teal.
  • 128 Stars, each one with 8 points. Wow! Great mix of colors. Superb quilting.
  • Crisp and dramatic, this Variable Star variation is very appealing in red and white and would look good in either a traditional or more contemporary setting.  The 2 1/2" inner borders nicely frame the field of star blocks. Excellent quilting.

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