4407 - Shades of Grey ($44.59)

4407 - Shades of Grey  ($44.59)
Mary Lambert Matton
Davidsonville, MD    USA

Width: 9.5"   Length: 9"

Materials/Techniques: Pieced cottons; flanged binding, based on Chinese coins, an old quilting pattern.

Artist's Statement: Each column in this piece represents a victim of Alzheimer's in a different stage of the disease. Each individual had a mix of talents, interests, memories and experiences which defined them and made them colorful and unique. As the disease progressed and synapses in their brains broke down, these once vibrant personalities faded and disappeared.

Dedication: To all the victims of Alzheimer's.

This quilt is displayed with Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $49.59 for the AAQI.