14,186 - Reason's Portal

14,186 - Reason's Portal

Marijane Figg
Sequim, WA USA

Width: 8" Length: 10.25"

Materials/Techniques: Quilting, beading, embroidery and embellishments.

Artist Statement: I wanted to create a symbol of my mother's struggle to retain her identity as the door of reason (traditional embroidery stitches) slowly closed, leaving chaos and disorder (the random stitches).

Dedication: To my mother, June, who for sixteen years fought the ravages of stroke, dementia and Alzheimer's. To the end, she retained the spark in her eyes that reflected the dear essence of her soul.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $70.00 for the AAQI.