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The Power of Love Quilt, 2013the power of love

when a quilt is more than a quilt

Cindy Brooks with The Power of Love Quilt, 2013The Power of Love, a commission by Rod Brooks for his wife Cindy who was battling cancer for a third time, incorporated clothing from Cindy’s late father, her mother and Rod. The healing quilt also features lots of vintage Japanese yukata cottons.

This quilt became an ally in the Brooks’ battle against cancer. Here’s a photo of Cindy with her quilt at a chemotherapy session.

To read about the fits and starts of the creative journey for making this special quiltclick here.

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