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Stories and symmetry

Featuring Doris Waddell’s Family Album Quilt, 1987–1990

Doris Waddell created quilts woven with memories of her family. The short video and accompanying lesson plan are filled with imaginative activities that draw from the ideas of family and design.

This video is accompanied by a lesson plan geared towards elementary school students grades 1–3.

Featured Artwork:
Doris Waddell
Family Album Quilt
1987-1990
quilted, appliqued and pieced cotton quilt, polyester batting
Gift of Doris I. Waddell, 2009
(Q09-001)

AGNES Learns is a digital resource for children and families. Artworks from the Agnes collection inspire fun ways to explore, understand and get creative.

AGNES thanks the Ontario Art Council and the Lloyd Carr Harris Foundation.

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