The Re"TIE"rement Quilt, May 2014 https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/ The Re"TIE"rement Quilt, May 2014 The front of the Re-TIE-rement quilt Made for Tom LaValley at his wife's request, for his retirement from the Salem Bates School, a magnet school for music and the arts. https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923686 192923686 The back of the quilt random remnants after the front was finished https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923687 192923687 January Elementary students love animals, and so this first block included ties of animals. https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923688 192923688 February Love, hearts, and candies https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923689 192923689 March Irish music https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923690 192923690 April Poetry month ... all poems are songs, eventually. https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923691 192923691 May a month of memories https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923692 192923692 June School's out, and Cartoons are in. https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923693 192923693 July Patriotism, Red Sox, boating and the Beacon, symbol of Bates School https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923694 192923694 August World Travel https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923695 192923695 September International World Peace Day, and children returning to school. https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923696 192923696 October Halloween, of course, in Salem, MA ... Witch City! https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923697 192923697 November Turkeys, pumpkins and falling leaves https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923698 192923698 December The holidays children enjoy most! https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923699 192923699 making the back All of the labels and extra silk remnants. https://www.terrycrawfordpalardy.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=192923700 192923700