2959 - Florida Roses

2959 - Florida Roses
Dorothy McDonnell
Parkland, FL   USA

Width: 9"   Length: 12"

Materials/Techniques: Batiks, tulle and hand-dyed fabric.

Artist's Statement: The roses in this raw-edge appliqué quilt were cut in swirls, as if they had lived through a Florida hurricane. I liken this to the brains of those suffering with Alzheimer's disease.

Dedication: To my mother, Theresa, whose dementia slowly took her away.

This quilt is displayed with Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $99.59 for the AAQI.