Arts Everyday Living: Folk Art Expressions—Favorite American Quilts Coming This Week! By Joan Hart on August 18, 2013 in Art Happenings Click on the work of art to enlarge it. Starting Tuesday: Discover the Artistry of American Quilts! Residents of Bourbon County, KY, Fan Quilt, Mt. Carmel, 1893, cotton, wool, silk and other materials, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C. The above work is art is used solely for educational purposes.