In the three years since the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, there have been approximately 150 school shootings – that’s almost one each week. The number is hard to imagine, as are the tragic deaths that resulted. This piece marks each shooting with a black k’riah ribbon with the date, town and name of the school written on it. The video below shows the piece in progress with the ribbons added month by month.
To see how the quilt was made and to read more about it, visit my blog.