various fabrics with cutter

Have you ever wondered the history of a quilt in a museum or one hanging on a wall in your house? This project is designed to help you learn about quilts and gain a deeper appreciation of the art of quilt making. The 4-H quilting project lets you explore your creativity and strengthen your self-confidence while keeping alive a historical pastime, tradition and craft.

Here's What You Can Learn . . . .

  • Learn about the history of quilts in your family
  • Research methods of displaying quilts
  • Know the basic items you need to start quilting
  • Learn about geometric elements
  • Learn about batting and how it is used
  • Shop for quilting supplies
  • Learn how to select proper quilting fabric
  • Learn about the color wheel

Online Resources and Websites




Contact Us

Wyoming State 4-H Office

1000 E. University Ave. Dept. 3354

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307)766-5170

Fax: (307)766-3998

Email: 4h@uwyo.edu

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