“Children, I said to her. For the first little while, they not exactly human, you don't find?”
Nalo Hopkinson

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

WEDNESDAY WORDS OF WISDOM-Art Provided by The Quilters of Gee's Bend

"Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway."
— Eleanor Roosevelt
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle."

"Texas Star," 1973

Ella Mae Irby, 1923-2001.  Cotton, corduroy, and cotton blend, 88 x 85 inches. Irby was the daughter of noteworthy quiltmaker Delia Bennett (who also made "Star" quilts).

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