9906 - Letters to My Mother ($60.05)

9906 - Letters to My Mother ($60.05)

Evelyn A. Kutscher
Hermosillo, Sonora Mexico

Width: 9" Length: 9"

Designer: Original design

Materials/Techniques: Assorted fabrics, cotton lace, postage stamps and art paper, beads, ribbons, embroidery yarn. Also foundation piecing, inkjet printing, hand embroidery and appliqué with a machine quilted background.

Artist Statement: Many of our parents came from other countries, waiting for a letter was a way to cope with everyday life. It was that small hope that would bring them closer to the land they left behind. For this quilt I used an inkjet copy on Pellon of my grandfather’s letter to my mother.
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Dedication: For all those who are far from home.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $60.05 for the AAQI.