15,434 - Back To The Garden ($41.57)

15,434 - Back To The Garden ($41.57)

Laura Keyes Perry
Roanoke, VA USA

Width: 9" Length: 11.5"

Materials/Techniques: Cotton fabrics, with a printed poem, machine appliqué, and hand-made yo-yos and butterfly. This quilt includes fabrics donated by Kathryn Reager and an anonymous reader of "Good Old Days" magazine. Note: The quilt may be flattened by mailing. Pinch the butterfly's wings slightly so that they stand up.

Artist Statement: Ever since the Garden of Eden, there has been happiness to find in a garden. I quote the well-known lines by Dorothy Frances Gurney, who knew that every garden has a little of the Garden of Eden in it.

Dedication: In memory of my dad, who helped me make my first garden.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $41.57 for the AAQI.