The precision of paper piecing is a delight. Unlike American patchwork it's roots are English. The process of covering paper templates and then stitching small units together is relaxing.
Not a process of stitching easily accomplished while walking or riding in a Covered Wagon.
Interesting to speculate about how the old quilts we admire were stitched and who the women were. Stars for the center of Folk Art Quilt
The background is not their permanent home but I liked the idea of stars in the night sky.