“Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.” -Albert Einstein-
Milly made her first visit this year to the classroom, wearing her Halloween costume. She brings joy to the children in the smallest of ways because she cares. Small is actually big, as her genuine interactions have an impact. She is one of them. Milly treats children with respect, and that is empowering. Somehow, she is able to bring what is most important to young children. Children know. That’s why they love her.
Milly is a master quilter. She has a long and wonderful history with my class. She takes the brilliant ideas and designs of children, and turns them into quilts that are works of art. Stunning. One hangs in the National Liberty Museum in Philadelphia, and one hangs in the Fisher House in Boston.
Creating the quilts took imagination, passion, and love…
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