Quilt contribution Categorized "Blocks" (page 2 of 2)

Red upper half with radio tower and book, black patterned lower half with concentric circles or yellow, orange, red appliqued

What is your purpose?

Increasingly in Melbourne you are met with Womin Djeka a Kulin nation greeting, often translated as welcome – more precisely as: welcome – what is your purpose? Having…

Artwork of a tree in a boat crossing a rough see

An Image of Hope

Our contribution to the quilt is called ‘Hope’ by Leicester-based artist George Sfougaras, who very kindly made a screen print of his image onto fabric so it could…

Fuck Lists - embroidered on red fabric

Lists are nice.

One of the more productive responses that underrepresented people in tech and ed tech have taken to Manels, keynote slots at conferences, and social media bubbles is to…

Quilt square - colorful fabric and a girl with a hula hoop at center

A few threads of joy

I was so excited when the announcement for the #femedtechquilt project appeared. I started my quilting journey in March of 2013. I have always been inspired by my…

Swallow representing hope


This isn’t at all what I’d planned, but moving into the new year, all I could think about was hope, and how much we needed hope. The swallow…

I know why the caged bird sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I challenged myself to design a no-sew block to encourage participation in the quilt by those with an aversion to sewing. The detailed story of its construction is…