Spirit Bear Quilts

Quilting with a splash of spirit.


Everyday Use

Dog with old toy

Have you ever read the short story “Everyday Use” by Alice Walker? Or have you watched the short film (25 minutes)?  You might know Walker better by her book, “The Color Purple”. Years before I sewed my first quilt, her story “Everyday Use” stuck in my mind.  It’s a beautifully simple and but immensely complex short. Walker’s story is… Read More