Amy has amazingly arranged for the flags--which are arriving fast and furious from all over the world-- to be displayed at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts for a month, beginning on Memorial Day weekend, when admission is free.
It took me longer than I planned but I finally finished three flags this week.
The Citgo sign is one of my favorite Boston landmarks. I see it every day on my drive in and out of work, and it always reminds me of home. It's also an example of great graphic design. I was planning to piece this but due to time constraints, decided to raw-edge applique -- see here for a gorgeous pieced example -- and please ignore my
Visitors to Boston--especially those with kids or a sweet tooth-- will recognize this as the Milk Bottle that stands 40 feet tall outside the Boston Children's Museum, another favorite Boston landmark. I took the liberty of replacing the "Hood" logo with a heart, just for the occasion.
There's still time to make and send a flag for this exhibit! See all the details at the Vancouver MQG's page.