Martinsville, IN USA
Width: 12" Length: 9"
Materials/Techniques: Acrylic paint, Shiva Paintstiks, machine quilting, small bits of fabric were used to cover the surface of the bird then heavily machine quilted.
Artist Statement: Spring is my favorite season. It is a time of growth, renewal and change. The bird's song is always one of the first announcements that Spring is on its way. The birds I see when I go for walks inspired this quilt.
Dedication: I'll Fly Away is dedicated to my grandma, Janice Dodson, who had early onset Alzheimer's disease. I always wished for her to be able to fly away and be free from her battle.
This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.
This quilt earned $85 for the AAQI.