Mom And Kids Animal Kingdom
  • On Jul 9, 2009
    Cathy from NY Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    I read that the characters will sign just about anything. My mom is a quilter and said she would give me fabric to have them sign. She would then make a quilt for our son. Can the characters sign the fabric?

    Yes, absolutely. The characters will sign fabric squares. This is a great idea -- a perfect way to make a truly personal Disney souvenir! Your son is lucky fellow to have such a thoughtful grandma.

    The main thing you want to think about when doing something like this is making it easy for the character to sign the fabric. You need to provide a firm backing for the character to press against. And you need to provide a pen that is both large enough to hold and able to meet the needs of the quilter (say, a washable fabric pen).

    For the backing, I've heard of some guests who will attach fabric to a piece of stiff cardboard with either rubber bands or binder clips. I have also heard of guests using an embroidery hoop to hold fabric taut enough for the characters to sign.

    Good luck and have a wonderful vacation.


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Meet the Panelist: Erin, New York

I have three teenage daughters. We're DVC members obsessed with Disney travel. We've been to Walt Disney World countless times and have visited Disneyland & Disneyland Paris. We've taken several Adventures by Disney and Disney Cruise trips. Learn More About Erin

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