Quilt of the Day
Festival Gallery of Quilt Art: Good for You
Quilt’s, Inc.- (quilts.com)
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Fruits + Vegetables = Good for You & Your Heart!
by Dea L. Larson, quilted by Ruthann Parrish
Machine pieced, machine quilted
The colorful fabric representations of fruits and vegetables have long been a favorite of mine. Using these fabrics in a heart motif seemed like a natural pairing.
“Fruits and vegetables really are good for you and your heart. Last year, my vegan sister-in-law became quite sick with a mysterious illness. I thought wrapping her in a quilt filled with a subject she loved would make her smile each time she cuddled up, and it worked! With this inspiration, I decided to incorporate the heart motif in my pattern for Fruits + Vegetables = Good for You and Your Heart!“