About this Quilt
Skill Level INTERMEDIATE
Finished Size 12″ x 12″
Green … Color #2
Medium Violet … Color #3
Light Violet … Color #5
Step 1. Layer rectangles wrong side to wrong side when cutting mirror imaged half trapezoids (Cutting Diagram I).
Cutting Diagram I
Step 2. Cut both ends of piece C at a 45 degree angle to make Trapezoids (Cutting Diagram II)
Cutting Diagram II
Step 3. Using one inch cross grid paper, draft shapes (E&F) as shown in diagrams. Mark match points and add 1/4″ on all sides for seam allowance. Make plastic template.
Drafting Template Diagrams
Step 4. Draw diagonal line (wrong side of fabric) on small squares. Referring to Diagram I, layer small squares on corners of large square and sew directly on top of drawn line. Cut away excess fabric and press seam allowance according to arrows.
Diagram I Make 3
Step 5. Sew together pieces as shown in Diagram II, backstitching at match points. Align match points and sew from edge to edge
Step 6. Sew 2 rows of 2 blocks each (Diagram III).
Step 7. Sew rows together (Block Assembly Diagram).
Block Assembly Diagram