Golden, CO USAWidth:
Machine pieced, hand quilted, 3D flowers embellished with buttons.Artist's Statement:
This simple pieced background with a variety of
different fabrics reminded me of the scattered thoughts of a person suffering from Alzheimer's. The flowers symbolize the small but beautiful memories that remain.
Carolyn Beam is the Creative Editor of Quiltmaker
magazine. This quilt was begun during a "Sit N Stitch" with AAQI volunteers at the offices of Creative Crafts Group in Golden, Colorado in the summer of 2010.Dedication:
In memory of my husband's grandfather and the husband of a dear friend suffering from early-onset Alzheimer's.
This quilt is displayed with Fast Finish Triangles
This quilt earned $65 for the AAQI.