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."
Dedication: To all the dedicated caregivers of Alzheimer's victims.
This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.
This Priority Quilt earned $50 for AAQI.