Name Quilt #42
Quilted by: Diane Petersmarck (Evanston, IL)
Names collected by: Staff and volunteers of the Mather Pavillion Nursing Home (Evanston, IL) and the Good Samaritan Home (Lodi WI)
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.