10,298 - Memories Fluttering Away

10,298 - Memories Fluttering Away

Charlotte Rayl
Eagan, MN USA

Width: 9" Length: 12"

Designer: Original design

Materials/Techniques: Hand painted and stamped cotton fabrics, butterflies cut from printed fabric then fused and machine appliquéd. Quilted and decorated with metallic threads and fusible sequins.

Artist Statement: I texture printed the center fabric using silver and gold textile paints on black fabric then stamped butterflies in gold. The butterflies appeared to be disappearing into a whirlwind of darkness like the memories of those afflicted with Alzheimer's.
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Dedication: In memory of grandma Evelyn.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $60.05 for the AAQI.