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For My Mother


For My Mother

Approx. 45" square
2001

A gift to my mother in honor of her 80th birthday, and like many a quilter's gift, I gave her only the quilt top on the big day, and then took it away to finish. This piece pays tribute to Ma's talents as a potter-those pots represent actual pieces she's made, and a Torah scholar. Here's the quilt label, which translates the Hebrew passage: