Space Cowboy Wally Schirra by Patricia D. Scott

Space Cowboy Wally Schirra

Patricia D. Scott

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Artist Statement

This piece was inspired by reading about everything that Wally had accomplished in his life. What I wanted to highlight was the 3 missions he was on, and the fact he was one of the “Space Cowboys.”


Applique, free motion quilting, machine embroidery.


Cotton, cotton batting.