GUAM, St.John’s school


We all wish for Peace because if we all work together we can accomplish anything 



Thank you to everyone from St. John`s school in  Guam for these very colourful drawings and  to Alice Chapin,the art teacher there  for coordinating the project for the school.

It is  amazing the unbelievable swiftness this school has got their drawing to us. St. John`s accepted to participate on the 8th December 2011 and sent us drawings by the 14th  of this Month. So anything is really possible…………

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MALTA Stella Maris College, Gzira

                    ” We care about Peace because we value Life.”

Thank you to Shaun Vella for this lovely colourful drawing to represent young people from The Stella Maris College Senior School and Malta. Fantastic the way the Maltese flag is incorporated within the Peace symbol.

Also a big thank you  to everyone that participated, all students and Maria Baldacchino art teacher who helped coordinate the project for Malta. Well done.


MALAYSIA, Mont´Kiara International School


This is the  fantastic colourful art design to represent Students from The Mont’Kiara International School  Malaysia. The students had fun putting their ideas into art work.

Thank you to Hannah for this lovely piece.

Peace is learning to live together

Also thank you to Cindie Blessing, Elementary art teacher of the school for bringing the project together for Malaysia.

“Our students created some stunning work- I had the faculty vote for their favorite” Cindie Blessing.


Interesting Malaysian Flag Facts:
On August 31, 1997, Prime Minister Tun Mahathir bin Mohammad named the Malaysian flag Jalur Gemilang, which means “Glorious Stripes”.

GERMANY, H.I.S Heidelberg International school

Thank you to Allyn Raw, Deputy Director and PYP Coordinator of the Heidelberg International School in Germany for submitting this lovely, colourful drawing on behalf of their 10 year old student in Grade 5.

This student gives a very direct message:

“We all wish for Peace because I want to have a good and better World.”

Thank you to everyone involved, to all the Grade 5 students for their participation and to all staff who brought the project to fruition for Germany.

Heidelberg International School is “dedicated to making a difference.”

German Flag Meaning:
The colours black, red and gold have been associated with Germany since the middle ages, but the current German flag colours are traced back to early 19th century volunteers, who fought for the country in the Napoleonic wars. The colours are based on the soldiers’ uniforms which were black coats with red braid and gold buttons.

The colours of the German flag now represent the unification of Germany.

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BULGARIA, Zlartarski School


We have received three drawings from the Zlartarski School, Sofia, Bulgaria. The first drawing has been created by Simeon Stoilov from Grade 8 .

Simeon says: “We all wish for peace because peace is colourful.”

The second design has been created by Kristina Georgieva also from Grade 8.

Kristina says: “We all wish for Peace because we want to make the world a better place.”

Finally the third drawing has been completed by Petar Lltchev from Grade 9.

Petar’s message: “We all wish for peace because it makes our world better.”

One of these will be chosen to represent young people of Bulgaria on the Schools’ International Peace Quilt. Thank you to Anna Joukivskaia, school counsellor and coordinator for this project at Zlartarski School and to all the students taking part. All great drawings so the decision will be a difficult one!

Bulgarian Flag Meaning:
The white and red colours of the Bulgarian flag originate from the flag of Russia used during the Russo-Turkish War of 1878. The green stripe replaced a blue stripe because Bulgaria was developed as an agricultural country after its independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1878.

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