6554 – Daddy’s Heart ($59.64)

6554 – Daddy’s Heart   ($59.64)

Leigh Graham
Southbury,CT   USA

Width: 8"   Length: 10"

Materials/Techniques: Assorted ties, cotton fabrics, embroidery floss, beads, buttons.

Artist Statement: The background is pieced ties from my Dad’s collection. The heart was strip pieced and satin stitched on with batting behind. Hand quilted and embellished with buttons, beads and embroidery.

Dedication: Dementia and cancer took my Dad this year. He was always supportive of my work, even as a child learning to sew, and they were not always pretty! I will miss his interest and enthusiasm of my projects. Love you and miss you always Dad...

This quilt has a Picture Hook.

This quilt earned $59.64 for the AAQI.