5050 - Mnemosyne: Goddess of Memory

5050 - Mnemosyne: Goddess of Memory
Gay Young Ousley
Abilene, TX    USA

Width: 9"   Length: 12"

Materials/Techniques: Painting, fusing, machine quilting.

Artist's Statement: Mnemosyne, in addition to being the Goddess of Memory, is also the Mother of the Muses. Our creative muses are the daughters of our memory. They are fighting with us to rid the world of the memory-robbing menace of Alzheimer's Disease.
Gay Young Ousley

Dedication: My mother had Alzheimer's Disease. I know firsthand the anguish this disease causes, not only to its immediate victims, but to all those who care for and about the patient. A cure MUST be found.

This quilt is displayed with a traditional sleeve.

This quilt earned $50.00 for the AAQI.