Name Quilt #38

Name Quilt #38

Name Quilt #38

Quilted by: Dale Waddle (Vermontville, MI)

Names collected at: A Stitch in Time quilt retreat at Pilgrim Center, United Church Camp (Ripon, WI); Mad City Quilt Guild meeting (Madison, WI); Cross Stitchers meeting at Stitcher’s Crossing (Madison, WI) ; Valley Forge Quilters; NHS Human Services; and online.

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 $37.50 for the AAQI.