Tag Archives: Evora Hicks
Happy Birthday, Mama!
Everyday is mother’s day, but it never hurts to add a little something extra. Happy Mother’s Day! My quilt Evora’s Earth honors my mother Evora Hicks. She was an exceptional lady.
Happy Belated Earth Day! Evora’s Earth honors my mother Evora Hicks.
I love Christmas because I love traditions. At this time of year, I cannot help but get nostalgic thinking about Christmas at my Mama’s home in Crossett, Arkansas. My mama (Evora Hicks) absolutely loved Christmas. She started getting ready in … Continue reading
It seems that every day of my life, my Mama managed to tell someone , “I have three pretty girls!” Without fail, my Dad would say, “and the monkey thinks her girls are pretty too!” And he would fall out … Continue reading
Angels have been all around me this week as I began creating a new series of quilts. All of these quilts will feature angels. I have not placed a limit on the number of quilts in this series because angels should … Continue reading
Today is my mother’s birthday. She would have been 82 years old. Evora’s Earth helps to keep her alive in my heart.
Clara’s Scrap Bag is my quilt that honors my grandmother Clara Ford. It is one of my early quilts that was finished in 2001. It is composed of ancient quilt blocks and antique fabrics. I tea dyed the quilt to … Continue reading
Evora’s Earth was made over a 14-month period. It honors my mother Evora Hicks. It also is my constant reminder of days growing up in Crossett, Arkansas when things were simpler, but filled with laughter and love. As we pause … Continue reading