1529 - Spring in Mr. Bell's Garden ($142.60)

1529 - Spring in Mr. Bell's Garden ($142.60)
Bety Ann Shaver
Aiken, SC   USA

Width: 11"   Length: 9"

Materials/Techniques: Hand dyed fabric mounted on Irish Linen, embroidered, beaded, painted with water soluble pastels.

Artist's Statement: For over 40 years Mr. Bell was a landscape contractor who created landscapes and gardens for private clients and universities along the eastern coast. I was unaware of this until after I finished this mini quilt. I hope I have captured a bit of his essence in this garden.
Bety Ann Shaver

Dedication: In honor of John Bell, father of my friend, Sandy Howard.

This quilt is displayed with a traditional sleeve.

This quilt earned $142.60 for the AAQI.