5241 - Esther - A Life in Pieces ($100.00)

5241 - Esther - A Life in Pieces  ($100.00)
Gini Ewers
Madison, WI    USA

Width: 9"   Length: 12"

Materials/Techniques: photographs and scanned recipes printed on fabric, attached to 100% cotton background, quilted with 100 wt. silk thread by machine.

Artist's Statement: Esther was a vibrant, active woman whose many loves are reflected in this quilt - husband, children, grandchildren. She was a baker, quilter, service club officer and volunteer, honorary Rotarian, and collector of four leaf clovers. Although the pieces are here in the quilt, they are in fragments with the connections lost.
Gini Ewers

Dedication: In honor of Esther and others like her whose vitality and creativity is eroded piece by piece.

This quilt is displayed with Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $100 for the AAQI.