Story Me

Stories and More from the People of Kingston and Frontenac County

We lived on a farm and when [Mum] took her eggs to the store to sell … she would buy a bag of quilt patches

Interview with Marie Campbell

August 30, 2016

Marie Campbell in Perth Road Village tells Margi McKay about the many patchwork quilts made by her mother, Catherine Ann Kenehan,

Catherine made the quilt from purchased bags of fabric scraps as well as from remnants left over after making clothes for the family. 

Quilt made by Catherine Ann Kenehan

She showed us one of the quilts and explains how it was put together in the interview.