15,501 - Flowers For Market

15,501 - Flowers For Market

Janet Olsen
Logan, UT USA

Width: 7.5" Length: 11"

Materials/Techniques: Hexagon flowers are made using English paper piecing, and appliquéd to the machine pieced top. All cotton fabrics, machine quilted.

Artist Statement: V. N. was a longtime acquaintance who had raised a large family through the sale of the products of her own handiwork. Even after this disease had begun to rob her of her mental capabilities, she would have her caregiver help her take the flowers she had cut from her garden to sell at the local Farmer's Market.
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Dedication: For V. N., a tenacious woman.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $70 for the AAQI.