2533 - Alzheimer's: Words Locked Within a Heart

2533 - Alzheimer's: Words Locked Within a Heart
Charlotte Dickerson Pittman
San Antonio, TX   USA

Width: 8.75"   Length: 11.5"

Materials/Techniques: Machine pieced reversible quilt, two quilts in one!

Artist's Statement: Reversible with the blue floral fabric representing the hallways of a nursing home where a special Alzheimer's patient roams to and from. Musical fabric used in representation and appliquéd heart to portray some characteristic results of Alzheimer's disease.

Dedication: My husband remembers his mother, Bea Pittman Harvey, always singing hymns as she worked around the house. Now she is the special Alzheimer's patient who roams the hallways of a nursing home softly humming scratches of the hymns whose words are now locked within her heart.

This quilt is displayed with Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $40.00 for the AAQI.