What is stitching? What is fiber arts? The fourth graders learned about the tapestries from three different areas around the world, focusing primarily on the Navajo. We looked at how their designs were usually symmetrical. Some were complex while others were very detailed. The students had a lot of creative license for this project. They could make a representational picture or an abstract image using lines and shapes. The one requirement was symmetry. Check out these amazing tapestries!