8965 - Sea of Red, White and Blue

8965 - Sea of Red, White and Blue

Annie Bernstein
Chevy Chase, MD USA

Width: 9" Length: 10.5"

Designer: Tonia Pappan, Oak Haven Designs Yahoo Group, used with written permission.

Materials/Techniques: Hand-embroidered cross-stitch on hand-dyed 35 count linen with machine sashing and borders using quilting cottons.

Artist Statement: This patriotic sampler reminded me of the days when my Mom was in a nursing home with Alzheimer's disease. They had frequent sing-along sessions that always ended with a rousing chorus of "God Bless America, sometimes sung twice at the request of the residents. The little guy with the spy glass is my favorite part of this piece.
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Dedication: This is dedicated to the caring staff at the Hebrew Home of Washington.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $75 for the AAQI.