About this Quilt
Skill Level INTERMEDIATE
Finished Size 12″ x 12″
1A – 4 squares 2″ x 2″
1B – 10 squares 2 3/8″ x 2 3/8″
1C – 4 rectangles 2″ x 3 1/2″
1D – 5 squares 3 1/2″ x 3 1/2″
2B – 12 squares 2 3/8″ x 2 3/8″
3A – 4 squares 2″ x 2″
3B – 4 squares 2 3/8″ x 2 3/8″
4A – 16 squares 2″ x 2″
4B – 2 squares 2 3/8″ x 2 3/8″
5A – 12 squares 2″ x 2″
Piecing the block
Step 1. On wrong side of background squares, draw diagonal line with marking tool of your choice. Using Diagram I as a guide, layer square together with background fabric on top. Sew 1/4″ seam on each side of marked line: cut apart on marked line. Press open to make pieced squares.
Step 2. Draw a diagonal line on wrong side of, Piece 4A dark blue squares. Using Diagram II as a guide, layer Piece 4A dark blue square and Piece 1C background rectangle, right sides together. Sew directly on top of drawn line. Cut away excess fabric 1/4″ from seamline. Press seam allowance toward dark blue triangle. Repeat for other end of rectangle. Make 4 Flying Geese units.
Step 3. Draw a diagonal line on wrong side of 2″ squares. Using Diagram III as a guide, layer dark blue square and upper right corner of Piece 1D background square, right sides together. Sew directly on top of drawn line. Cut away excess fabric 1/4″ from seamline. Press seam allowance toward corner triangle. Repeat the steps for each corner of the square. Make 4.
Step 4. Using Diagram IV as a guide, piece square sub unit together.
Step 5. Using Assembly Diagram as a guide, piece units together to make rows. Piece rows together to make Delectable Mountains block.