Hoover, AL USA
Width: 8" Length: 10.75"
Materials/Techniques: Loretta was painted on muslin and appliqued to the black and white background fabric of London scenes after yellow paint was applied in some areas. Her hat and dress are embellished with lace, flowers, netting and a feather-like trim. Her pearl earring was also added. The piece is machine quilted. The backing fabric is a print featuring palace guards.
Artist Statement: Loretta, of Odetta, Texas went to London for the wedding of William and Kate. She had no invitation to the ceremony but watched from afar, hoping to see the Queen. While shopping in London she found the perfect hat for the grand occasion.
Dedication: For all the lovely ladies happily living out their dreams.
This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.
This quilt earned $75 for the AAQI.