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 Anna Suter, Ariane Jauss, Barbara Grundmann, and Barbara Heller.

Title of Quilt: Edelweiss City

Quilter's Name: Anna Suter

Title of Quilt: Rosti Rift

Quilter's Name: Ariane Jauss

Title of Quilt: Edelweiss

Quilter's Name: Barbara Grundmann

Title of Quilt: Crazy Swissness

Quilter's Name: Barbara Heller

#2 Janet Moyer 2019-10-16 10:57
I love Barbara Heller's quilt. The design,colors,a nd quilting make it jump right out grabbing your attention.
#1 artsyal 2019-10-16 09:13
I like all of them. Very nice. Quilting in the last one is outstanding.
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