A Blue Hills Quilt: To Miss Charlotte Hawkins


From Uncoverings 2004, Volume 25 of the Research Papers of the American Quilt Study Group


By: Chase, Loretta B.; Worthen, Pamela Weeks

Loretta B. Chase has been studying both New England rural development and re­gional quilt history since she moved to New Hampshire from California twenty years ago. She holds a B.A. in Decorative Art from the University of California, Berkeley, and an M.S. in Resource Administration and Management (Community Develop­ment) from the University of New Hampshire. Currently Chase works as a watershed planner to restore and protect the Cocheco River that powered the great nineteenth century cotton printing mills in Dover. She also teaches quilting to women's groups in Belize.