4359 - Maternal Legacy

4359 - Maternal Legacy
Judy Buchanan
Austin, TX    USA

Width: 8.5"   Length: 10.25"

Materials/Techniques: Cottons, Pellon fusible fleece. Machine pieced including paper piecing techniques with applied raw edge circles. Machine quilted.

Artist's Statement: This piece represents the quilting and sewing (and fabric hoarding…) legacy inherited from my maternal Grandmother and my Mother. The raw edge circles represent the mental instabilities they passed on.

Dedication: To my Mother’s sister and my Mother’s best boyfriend both of them in the nursing home she was in – both of them with Alzheimer’s. And to my husband’s uncle who died of the disease.

This quilt is displayed with Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $35.00 for the AAQI.