Photographs from the Exhibit accompanying the AMS Special
Session on Mathematics and Mathematics Education in Fiber Arts
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Amy Szczepanski's dihedral quilt...
partial zoom on Amy Szczepanski's dihedral quilt
identity panel in Amy's dihedral quilt (see the coset topstitching?)
Exhibit table left front
Janice Ewing's Pythagorean mini-quilt
Miyuki Kawamura's crocheted skeletons of platonic solids
Miyuki Kawamura's crocheted Menger's Sponge, one iteration.
Mary Shepherd's counted threadwork sampler
Claire Irving's surfaces
Claire Irving's knitted Boy's Surface
Claire Irving's crocheted Steiner's Roman surface
Jake Wildstrom's crocheted Sierpinski blanket
A closeup of the pattern on Jake Wildstrom's blanket
a closeup of the pattern in Jake Wildstrom's blanket
Daina Taimina's display
Daina Taimina's wildly variegated projective plane (I love these colors!)
the Lorenz manifold, crocheted by Carolyn Yackel using instructions in
the pictured Intelligencer. The excess wire at bottom left indicates
someone's been fiddling with it.
Carolyn Yackel's crocheted Lorentz manifold, in a position as close as
possible to the proper mounted position
A preprint of the designers' article in the Intelligencer is available
Excellently, Carolyn finished mounting it later!-- see here
Josh's blackwork display in context; note his note.