Tous mes voeux de bonne année 2017, hoping you will reach your hopes! We all are in with you!
Do you know what a département is? France has 101 départements, or territorial districts, including 5 outside Europe (Guyane, Martinique, Guadeloupe, la Réunion and Mayotte). Ariège is one département at the border of Spain, including a part of the Pyrénées, beautiful Alpine mountains.
Several groups of quilters from Ariège gathered to make this beautiful landscape in appliqué!
Now these Ladies gave us 89 blocks, they were pieced and quilted by Kristine from Colomiers. Here is the result:
Isn’t it gorgeous? This is Quilt #30.
There are 10 anonymous quilters and:
Thank you all!
Dear Katell, Kristine from Colomiers, and quilters from Ariège,
Merci beaucoup for all the people you have so beautifully commemorated here in Quilt #30. My heart is smiling at learning more about the beauty of France and brimming with gratitude for all of you there who I hope to meet in person one day. Till then, know that I am blowing kisses to you and saying softly over and over and over: Merci. Merci. Merci.