2696 - Lotus ($70.00)

2696 - Lotus  ($70.00)
Ann Nottingham Kelsall
Mitchellville, MD   USA

Width: 10"   Length: 8.75"

Materials/Techniques: The background is smocked on an uneven grid. The lily and pad are constructed with layers of silk, netting and threads, fused and appliquéd. Embellished with beads and embroidery.

Artist's Statement: The lotus is considered the symbol of purity in Asian cultures. It suggests the power of contemplation and spiritual healing.

Dedication: For all my friends who are touched by this terrible disease.

This quilt is displayed with Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $70.00 for the AAQI.