8722 - Spinning Wheels

8722 - Spinning Wheels

Jane Coefield
Austin, TX USA

Width: 8.25" Length: 8.25"

Designer: Martha Thompson, Tessellating Pinwheels, from her book, Square Dance, Revised Edition, used with written permission.

Materials/Techniques: Cotton fabrics, intense colors of purple, orange, green, red, turquoise shaped in spinning pinwheels. Cotton batting, machine quilted, binding applied by machine then hand stitched.

Artist Statement: The tessellating pinwheels reminded me of the repeated sentences/phrases that are common to Alzheimer's suffers and their caretakers. The polka dots reminded me of the 'spots' of memory loss.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $65 for the AAQI.