Martha had inspired me, as well as many others, to attend college. Since early childhood, I had always wanted to become a fashion artist and Martha definitely played an instrumental role in my life as I pursue my dreams.
|“Quilt Your Path Home” by GG Burns|
Over the years, I recall standing and staring at a peaceful scene in front of Collinsville’s funeral home. The funeral home is housed in a large Victorian 2-story home that has been around as long as I can remember.
|“Quilt Your Path Home” and GG's Grandmother's quilt"|
Additionally, please join us for Collinsville's 15th Annual Quilt Walk at the beginning at the Collinsville Public Library, this weekend: September 23 12pm-5pm – September 24 10pm-4pm
|GG's quilted Chicks watercolor paintings and a painting of GG's great Aunt Alice's quilt"|
I hope to see you there. gg
of Collinsville's Quilt Walk
to order a limited edition print of
Prints are available in 8x10” size,
packaged in 11x14” double mats for $30 each or
smaller versions of 5x7” packaged in 8x10”
double mats for $20 each.
|Standing by Mrs. Martha Barksdale,|
Collinsville Historical Association Volunteer