5605 - Swirls ($60)

5605 - Swirls   ($60)
Ida Hansen
Odem, TX    USA

Width: 8.75"   Length: 11.75"

Designer: This pattern was adapted from a design in a magazine. This is the credit line as obtained from the Editorial Manager, Gloriann Doyle. Original Design from Alice Oken, Courtesy of Cross-Stitch & Needlework Magazine (September 2010) and DMCR (DMC was our partner in this project). Used with written permission.

Materials/Techniques: The background, border, and binding are cotton lame'. The swirls, sewn from 1/4" bias lame' tape, end with a shiny shell button.

Artist's Statement: These swirls remind me of conversations with Alzheimer's patients, going in circle and over and over. May the caregivers find beauty even amidst the swirls of daily life with a Alzheimer's patient.

Dedication: To Alice Oken who so graciously permitted me to use her designf.

This quilt is displayed with Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $60.00 for the AAQI.