9750 - An Apple for the Teacher ($50)

9750 - An Apple for the Teacher   ($50)

Ida Hansen
Odem, TX USA

Width: 8.75" Length: 11.5"

Designer: Original design

Materials/Techniques: The pieced background is embellished with an appliquéd red apple and hand embroidered words “an (apple) for the teacher”. The background rectangles are hand quilted with large red thread. Numerous buttons and a charm apple add the finishing touches.

Artist Statement: Teaching children and young people useful information and life skills requires love and dedication. These important people are often taken for granted and underappreciated. This quilt gives teachers a 'pat on the back'. Thanks to all teachers!
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Dedication: This quilt is dedicated to a loving teacher who taught for many years, Dorothy. She not only taught useful life skills, but also especially imparted the value of doing your best work.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $55 for the AAQI.