The Nature Quilt Project

Illinois Forests

The Nature Quilt Project. Designed Centerpiece for 2011 Illinois Forests quilt used to raise awareness and funds to purchase Illinois private lands, and host a bookathon in area middle and grade schools. Traveled to Industry, Ipava, Bushnell, West Prairie, Good Hope and Macomb schools to explore Illinois Forests and ecosystems and help kids paint native plants and animals.

Children’s Eternal Rain Forest

2008 Designed Centerpiece for Children’s Eternal Rain Forest quilt used to raise awareness and funds to purchase a part of the Costa Rican land conservancy.

Illinois Prairies

Designed Centerpiece for 2010 Illinois Prairies quilt used to raise awareness and funds to purchase Illinois private lands, and host a bookathon in area middle and grade schools. Traveled to Industry, Ipava, Bushnell, West Prairie, Good Hope and Macomb schools to explore Illinois prairies and ecosystems and help kids paint native plants and animals.

Illinois Streams and Waterways

Designed Centerpiece for 2009 Illinois Streams and Waterways quilt used to raise awareness and funds to purchase Illinois private lands, and host a bookathon in area middle and grade schools. Traveled to Industry, Ipava, West Prairie, Goodhope and Macomb schools to explore Illinois waters and ecosystems and help kids paint native plants and animals.