Sochi Olympic Games are over and I would like to tell about quilt project of Russian quilters.
These games were the first where quilt was one of the symbols and quilters of
and some other countries have decided to use this fact for popularization of
The idea of the project was announced more than one year before Olympics. Each participant had to make a quilt 24 x 24 inches or 12 x 12 inches dedicated to Olympics and using fabrics from 80s (Moscow Olympic games).
Long before the Olympics this project started to travel along
and have been exhibited in ,
Saint-Petersburg and other cities. Moscow
Saint-Petersburg, October 2012:
You can watch full project here
And this is my quilt for this project.