Art-making inspired by Janice Wright Cheney’s Tephritidae (Goldenrod Gall Fly)

Fun Fabric Paintings

Curriculum Connections: View and discuss the works of others and consider the intentions of those who made them.

Materials Needed

  • Image of Janice Wright Cheney’s embroidery piece entitled
  • Tephritidae (Goldenrod Gall Fly)
  • Tempera Paint
  • Water Containers
  • Paper Towel
  • Paint Brushes
  • Coloured Chalk (thin pieces)
  • Fabric Squares cut into 10×10 inches
  • Glue
  • Decorating materials (feathers, leaves, buttons, etc)