2022 Rainbow Reflections

Grandma and her Chickens

Grandma and her Chickens

width 46" x
 length 46"
I found the pieced, vintage melon wedges in Grandma's steamer trunk. They were foundation pieced onto newspaper, dated 1949-1950, although the fabrics date earlier. I used the wedges plus images of her Rhode Island Reds to make this wall-hanging in memory of her. If you look on the back, you will see a photo of Grandma and Grandpa on their farm in Chowchilla...plus printed images of some of the newsprint pieces.
Maker: Phyllis Nishimori
Quilter: Phyllis Nishimori
Materials: Cotton
Techniques: Hand Quilting, Machine Quilted Sit-Down, Needle Turn Applique, Paper Pieced
Show Position: 31
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