Name Quilt #136

Name Quilt #136

Name Quilt #136

Quilted by: Bethany Reynolds (Ellsworth, ME)

Names collected by: International Quilt Festival, 2009 (Houston, TX)

Width: about 6 inches Length: about 7 feet

Materials/Techniques: Approximately 55 mostly cotton patches, wrong side out, with names of people who have/had Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia. Names were written by friends and family. It is machine quilted. This quilt is part of "Alzheimer's Illustrated: From Heartbreak to Hope," a traveling exhibit of 236 quilts sponsored by the Alzheimer's Art Quilt Initiative. The exhibit has been touring since 2011.

This quilt has a narrow tab on the top with Velcro for hanging in the exhibit.

For a transcribed list of names on this quilt click: here.



This quilt earned $18.75 for the AAQI.