10,847 - Welcome To The Zoo: The Giraffe ($60.05)

10,847 - Welcome To The Zoo:  The Giraffe  ($60.05)

Merle Clifford
Salisbury, NC USA

Width: 8.75" Length: 10.75"

Designer: Original design

Materials/Techniques: All cotton fabrics, batting, and thread. I did some beading in the tree and used buttons for the eyes. The giraffe and the tree are appliquéd onto a blue background fabric. All the grass is thread work.

Artist Statement: This is an original design, and is the first in a series of Welcome To The Zoo quilts.
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Dedication: To my mother, Harriet Renshaw. She had Alzheimer's for several years before she died. She made many quilts in her lifetime, and I think she would be proud to have me participate in this project.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $60.05 for the AAQI.