ask a child about COLOR

quilt designed by third grader

My experience with children and color is that they will knock your socks off with their choices.

I have also noticed that even children with absolutely NO experience with fiber, fabric or sewing have a great nose for the BEST fabrics (another reason not to set foot in JoAnn’s again).

This quilt was designed by an 8 or 9 year old.  She laid it out.  I pieced, quilted, and bound it.  She won the collaboration and quilt in a fundraiser for her school.

4 thoughts on “ask a child about COLOR

  1. Maggie

    why we need children! why I love teaching – because the children surprise me each day with their insights. this is a beautiful quilt! You must be the be the a most inspiring teacher Dee!


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