Block # 33 Colorado - The Centennial StateColorado is nicknamed the Centennial State because it entered the union in 1876, 100 years after the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Colorado is the highest state and has more mountains reaching 14,000 feet than any other state. State symbols: Lark Bunting, Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep, Colorado Blue Spruce and White and Lavender Columbine.The love for the Baltimore Album Quilts made during the 1800’s was the inspiration for the American Album Blocks. Each new 15” realistic album style block is filled with flowers, birds and a little American history. Each Pattern includes full size numbered pattern with detailed embroidery instructions and Pearl’s Easy Appliqué Techniques. Join us as we travel across America block by block and state by state. Watch your quilt grow.