Quilts Inspired by Mathematics

Mary C. Williams
Meeting Alhambra, ISAMA-BRIDGES Conference Proceedings (2003)
Pages 393–400


The following is an explanation of different mathematical ideas c8n be turned into quilts. This is taking a concept to a diagram, to a design. and finally, to a real world object. Why do quilts based on mathematical designs? Since a mathematical understanding is needed to do designs, they are more of a challenge than traditional quilts. Why these designs? The people who created these designs asked if I could make quilts and here they are.