6944 – Fish Got to Swim ($50)

6944 – Fish Got to Swim ($50)

Maria Finegan
La Selva Beach, CA   USA

Width: 8.5"   Length: 11.25"

Materials/Techniques: Cotton fabrics, machine and fusible appliqué, assorted threads.

Artist Statement: The title of this quilt, "Fish Got to Swim" is from the opening line of "Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man of Mine" from the 1927 musical "Show Boat," a Kern-Hammerstein collaboration. The lyrics begin: "Fish got to swim, birds got to fly, I gotta love one man till I die, Can't help lovin' dat man of mine."
Maria Finegan

Dedication: To all the dedicated caregivers of Alzheimer's victims.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.



This Priority Quilt earned $50 for AAQI.