When I make a baby quilt, I go off track in regard to my arty ideas.
The variety of greys are from local plants, the reds are from procion.
Velvet applique in organic cotton.
It will be saved by her. Way past my own life time.
I am giving something more than cloth and labour.
More even than my creativity.
I am giving pure love.
count on its rippling effect
and I believe that they have a powerful beauty.
A beauty for the future.
I would not be making things without that kind of surety.
Those of us who make things affirm life.