Stack Squares, Patchwork Patterns
Distinctive geometric patterns are found in all the world’s cultures. Pick an area that has traditional designs you find appealing—or invent your own style by taking a look around your everyday world.
Check out clothing such as Kente cloth from Ghana, window shapes in interesting buildings, zillij patterns, household items such as Uzbek suzani, and other things that have distinctive patterns.
With Crayola Black Color Explosion™ Markers, mark columns and rows of squares on Black Color Explosion™ Paper. Inside each square make a design or symbol, much like a patchwork quilt. Make sure all the squares look great together. The colors will surprise you as they’re revealed beneath the black!