Medallion Quilts, Inspiration & Patterns, by Cindy Vermilion Hamilton, includes several patterns for this type of quilt, which contains a central piece with numerous borders around it. The book explains how to make borders that fit, and how to draw your own patterns for blocks and borders. -Old Stuff, October/November, 2006
About the Author
Passionate about making quilts and a serious scholar of quilt history since the 1960s, Cindy Vermillion Hamilton (formerly Davis) is a self-taught folk artist who brings new life to traditional quilt design with her unique arrangements of color and pattern. Hand-pieced and hand-quilted medallion, sunflower, and sunburst designs are her specialties. This mother of three teaches hand techniques, lectures about her quilts, and continues to contribute patterns and articles to magazines.