Tactile Maps by Emily Fischer who researches digital information such as open source mapping to find a density of data that conforms to "Amish rules of quilting". Each resultant quilt is a tactile map.

Tactile Maps by Emily Fischer who researches digital information such as open source mapping to find a density of data that conforms to "Amish rules of quilting". Each resultant quilt is a tactile map.

Amish rules (or so a previous Pinner said).  They are also Methodist rules attributed to John Wesley.  I wonder if there is a connection/ overlap?

Amish rules (or so a previous Pinner said). They are also Methodist rules attributed to John Wesley. I wonder if there is a connection/ overlap?

Amish Online Encyclopedia-Beliefs~ birth control (barrier methods only) are ok in the Amish life...WHO knew?!?!?!

Amish Online Encyclopedia-Beliefs~ birth control (barrier methods only) are ok in the Amish life...WHO knew?!?!?!

Beyond Buggies & Bonnets: True Amish Stories: Suspendergate = Amish Rules on Suspender Use

Beyond Buggies & Bonnets: True Amish Stories: Suspendergate = Amish Rules on Suspender Use

Beyond Buggies & Bonnets: True Amish Stories: Suspendergate = Amish Rules on Suspender Use

Beyond Buggies & Bonnets: True Amish Stories: Suspendergate = Amish Rules on Suspender Use

Documentary- The Amish-   An intimate portrait of contemporary Amish faith and life, this film examines how such a closed and communal culture has thrived within one of the most open, individualistic societies on earth. What does the future hold for a community whose existence is so rooted in the past?

Documentary- The Amish- An intimate portrait of contemporary Amish faith and life, this film examines how such a closed and communal culture has thrived within one of the most open, individualistic societies on earth. What does the future hold for a community whose existence is so rooted in the past?

Amish man with summer hat - Ordnung rules state males are to wear hats when outside. Black is for the winter, straw color is for the warmer months. Amish are prohibited from wearing jewelry, not even wedding rings can be worn. Other symbols (beards for men, and black bonnets for women) are used, in lieu of rings, to represent marital status.

Amish man with summer hat - Ordnung rules state males are to wear hats when outside. Black is for the winter, straw color is for the warmer months. Amish are prohibited from wearing jewelry, not even wedding rings can be worn. Other symbols (beards for men, and black bonnets for women) are used, in lieu of rings, to represent marital status.

Amish walking to school. They carry their books along with a big jug of water and a small cooler with a days worth of food and snacks.

Amish walking to school. They carry their books along with a big jug of water and a small cooler with a days worth of food and snacks.

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