My Dh and I have been touring Barcelona this past week so I've been quiet on the blogging front. Certainly no sewing going on.
However I seem to find quilt patterns everywhere! Yesterday we were in a lovely seaside town called Sitges that had the most quilt oriented benches I've ever seen! My Dh kept a calling it Stitches, which may mean that he has been well trained!
And there was this immense mosaic on a wall:
The hotel's steps:
Here is an idea of where we were:
Then back in Barcelona I found this:
Dirty and icky but surprising to see.
In Barcelona, we visited a most spectacular church designed by Gaudi with amazing stained glass, which provides almost all the light and is placed strategically!! Segrada Familia
Cal you see that each section was pieced?? I can't see much lead in between, if any.
This is the outside:
It's not expected to be finished for at least another 10 yrs!
We fly home tomorrow and I'll post more pictures in the next few days. It's been a great trip and we saw quite a variety of places!
Had to put our feet in the Mediterranean Sea for sure!