Horses are regal creatures. When they are fully outfitted to pull a military cortege, they are a powerful symbol in a military ceremony. Marching alongside soldiers, they are symbols of the ideals that Americans strive for, justice and freedom, ideals obtained through sacrifice.
Materials: cotton and poly spandex fabric, cotton and polyester threads
Techniques: raw edge appliqué, free motion quilting
MQX Quilt Festival-New England, The Center of New Hampshire, Manchester, NH April 2017
Founders Award (Mary Schilke)
East Cobb Quilter’s Guild: Georgia Celebrates Quilts, Cobb County Civic Center, Marietta, GA June 2017
1st Place, Art-Pictorial