Lilo recently visited the European Patchwork Meeting in Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, France and discovered a wonderful exhibit they were featuring there. Swiss quilt group patCHquilt was celebrating their thirtieth anniversary by putting on a showcase of 100 challenge quilts for the occasion. The challenge was open to all members of the group of every skill level and each quilt had to adhere to the following criteria:

  • Works must be original, not from a kit and must include a red border.
  • They must be 30 cm wide, 120 cm long, and displayed portrait style.
  • The quilt must include at least 1/2 of the Edelweiss fabric (that each person received), and feature a piece of that same fabric that is 10 cm x 10 cm in size.

To join in the celebration with patCHquilt, we will be featuring four of the challenge quilts each week that were displayed as part of the exhibition at the European Patchwork Meeting.

Please enjoy the next four quilts from Nicole Favre, Paola Zanda, Sibylle Habegger, and Sonya Graf.

Title of Quilt: Highlands

Quilter's Name: Nicole Favre

Title of Quilt: Helvetia

Quilter's Name: Paola Zanda

Title of Quilt: Edelweiss in the Red Dawn

Quilter's Name: Sibylle Habegger

Title of Quilt: My two Loves

Quilter's Name: Sonya Graf


#2 pennylm 2020-02-09 16:37
Have enjoyed seeing all these little quilts and the different interpretations of the theme by the individual quilters. What a joy to have been able to share is their work.
#1 DebbieMac 2020-01-31 06:24
Hi, they are very nice but why do we have to see SOOO many of them, they just go on and on
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