12,911 - Welcome To The Zoo: The Lion ($41.57)

12,911 - Welcome To The Zoo:  The Lion ($41.57)

Merle Clifford
Salisbury, NC USA

Width: 8.5" Length: 10.5"

Materials/Techniques: All cotton fabrics, batting, and thread. I used buttons for the eyes and the flowers. The lion is appliqued onto a printed jungle background fabric. The lion's tail is beaded, and the animals in the background have beads for eyes.

Artist Statement: This is an original design, and is the third 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 $41.57 for the AAQI.