Name Quilt #97

Name Quilt #97

Name Quilt #97

Quilted by: Dawn RamirezĀ  (Firth, ID)

Names collected by: Kathy Kennedy-Dennis at Pines Presbyterian Church (Houston, TX); Nauset Newcomers and friends of the Federated Church (Orleans, MA)

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.