Semaphoric: Vintage block inspiration


About this Quilt

Inspired by a collection of vintage orphan blocks found at a festival, Marianne designed a simple setting for them… And then made two more quilts! For the original orphan block quilt and a batik variation, see the March/April 2018 issue of Love of Quilting.

Semaphoric is featured in Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting, March/April 2018.

Quilt by Marianne Fons, quilted by Luann Downs
Finished Size: 26 1/2″ x 31 1/2″
Finished Blocks: 30 (3 1/2″) Hourglass Units
Skill Level: Easy
TV Episode: Semaphoric was featured in Love of Quilting Episode 3109.


Semaphoric (Batik variation)

Batik variation

Semaphoric (Vintage variation)

Vintage variation