‘Heirlooms’ studies the importance of developing connections with your loved ones while highlighting the quilt to illustrate that bond.Quilting can be traced back as far as ancient Egypt. The history of quilting not only shows evidence of purpose and functionality but it tells a story. Stitched into history, these quilts have become cherished as precious heirlooms and occupy honored places in homes and sacred spaces. As these artworks attempt to draw you closer to your ancestors, they also prompt you to question what your roll is within that history.