Spiraling Pythagorean Triples
Designed and quilted by Diana Venters. 37 x 37 inches; 7 different brightly colored fabrics and black fabric. The design center is a one-quarter-inch square; the side lengths of the largest triangle are 3.25 inches, 21 inches, and 25 inches.
Diana Venters is a mathematics teacher who has designed and made numerous quilt wall hangings to inspire her students to explore mathematics from a new perspective. She is co-author with Elaine Krajenke Ellison of
Mathematical QuiltsNo Sewing Required! (Emeryville CA: Key Curriculum Press, 1999).