9128 - Respite ($115)

9128 - Respite  ($115)

Betyann Shaver
Aiken, SC USA

Width: 8" Length: 11"

Designer: Original design

Materials/Techniques: Painted cotton, appliquéd tree trunks, silk ribbon embroidery, beads and free motion quilting.

Artist Statement: The dictionary states that respite means pause, or suspension in activity. Alzheimer caregivers need a quiet peaceful place to recharge.

Dedication: This quilt is dedicated to Forrest Tyson, retired Ohio State soccer coach, teacher, educator, fisherman, father, grandfather and husband of Ellie.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $115 for the AAQI.