"Hope Dies Last"

39"(w) x 60"(h), 2005 by Rachel Roggel
Buttons, Mother-in-Law dress, railway fabric, 400 Buttonholes, Glass Beads
Techniques: hand sewn, hand quilted through beads and buttons

     

"I Remember Mama" project was created by IQF director Karey Bresenhan to
honor her mother, the late quilter and quilt teacher Jewel Pearce Patterson.
"Hope Dies Last" appears in the softcover book/catalog I Remember Mama (Primedia).

EXHIBITIONS

April 7 June 24, 2007-New England Quilt Museum -Lowell, Massachusetts

(during Mother's Day)

June 22-25, 2006 - Patchwork & Quilt Expo X - Lyon, France
April 7-9, 2006 - International Quilt Festival-Spring - Rosemont, IL (just outside Chicago)
October 27-30, 2005 - International Quilt Festival - Houston, TX