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2021-2022 Catalog

FYS 145 Quilts: Fabric that Communicates

Beginning with the history of quilting and its impact on American folk art, this course covers how quilts have been used as a means of expression and communication. The multimedia class offers hands-on quilting education, guest speakers, and films. The class explores color theory and fabric patterns, styles of quilts, quilts in different cultures, and quilts in literature. This class will test your artistic ability while simultaneously challenging your intellectual senses.